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Category Archives: Chevrolet

1975-1987 Pontaic Acadian: Three Makes a Crowd


If you are old enough, you might remember the Chevrolet Chevette. It was one of my favorite small cars while growing up in the ’80s. That was before the Civic … Continue reading

March 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

2010-2015 Chevrolet Camaro: Back to the Future


The Camaro has always been one of those cars I’ve liked, but could never see myself owning. I could say that about the Challenger and Mustang also. Blame it on … Continue reading

December 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Next Camaro: Will the Real Camaro Please Stand Up?


One of my favorite car spectator sports centers around the speculation that comes with new generations of car models. Some of course are more exciting to ponder than others. Cars … Continue reading

January 25, 2015 · 2 Comments

1977 Chevrolet Monza Mirage: A Win Win Situation?


The Term ‘Race on Sunday Sell on Monday’ was already a tired cliché when Chevrolet rolled out it’s new H Body cars late in 1974. The most attractive of these, … Continue reading

November 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

1965 – 1967 Chevrolet Impala Super Sport: For Mature Audiences Only


It always amazed me how different American cars appeared from year to year in the 1960s. Even when they were continuing on with the same basic body, they looked almost … Continue reading

July 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

1982-1991 Chevrolet Camaro Z28: An American Original


Very few modern American cars can claim the fame of Chevrolet’s Camaro. Be you  a punk, hipster or hillbilly, there was a Camaro for you. There was even one aimed … Continue reading

November 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

1981 Chevorlet Z28 Yenko Turbo Z: The Would Be King


The turbo was supposed to be the savior of the muscle car as the ’80s began, but it was a slow and cautious rollout that was not without its setbacks. … Continue reading

October 22, 2013 · 2 Comments

1973-1978 Chevorlet Camaro Type LT: Going Back to Monte Carlo


If you were looking for an American performance car in the early years of the 1970s, you would have known that your choices were slim pickings. Old muscle car stalwarts … Continue reading

October 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

2009 Pontiac G3: When 3 Is the Loneliest Number


In the sad drama that was the last years of GM’s Pontiac division, one car stood out for its virtual lack of impact on sales or the Pontiac legacy. The Korean built G3 … Continue reading

June 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

What Is Luxury?


Most dictionaries would define the term luxury car as a “marketing term for a vehicle that provides luxury — pleasant or desirable features beyond strict necessity — at increased expense”. … Continue reading

March 3, 2013 · Leave a comment