04 February 2019, By Mater Lotteries
A History Behind the Chevrolet Camaro
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With all eyes on the latest car prize up for grabs in the Mater Cars for Cancer lottery, we can’t help but be star-struck by the sleek, sophisticated vehicle (with an impressive performance to match) that is the Chevrolet Camaro. So how did this powerhouse come to be? We went back over the history of the Camaro to learn what makes this prize car a superb commodity.
Where It All Began
The Camaro burst onto the scene on September 29, 1966, created purely as an answer to the Ford’s Mustang. Designed with the intention to bring the sports car experience to the everyday driver, the original Camaro’s exterior was distinguished by its long hood, short deck and seating for four. When released, two models were available: The Sports Coupe and the Convertible.