The Chevy Camaro: Then and Now

Assorted Chevy Camaros In Parking Garage

Since 1966, the Chevy Camaro has always raised the bar in performance. Check out these Camaro history highlights:

  • 1966 – The original Camaro hits the market in Sport Coupe and Convertible body styles.
  • 1970 – Chevrolet redesigned the Camaro with a European-inspired shape and up to 375 hp.
  • 1978 – The T-Top style roof might seem retro today, but at the time, it was the height of performance engineering and style.
  • 1985 – The International Race of Champions selected the Camaro for their official vehicle.
  • 2006 – After a brief absence, the Camaro returned to the market.
  • 2012 – The new Camaro ZL1 reaches a pulse-pounding 580 hp.
  • 2018 – The latest Camaro is offered with up to 650 hp and 650 lb-ft of torque.

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Drive the Camaro in Homewood, IL

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