1969 Chevy Camaro Z28

More Vintage Chevrolet Camaro Brochures

This spread for the 1969 Chevrolet Camaro SS highlights the optional Super Scoop,  a force-air induction hood that drew on the high-pressure area at the base of the  windshield. It funneled power-enhancing air to the high-performance V-8. 

Chevy drew on GM's enormous marketing budget in the 1960s and '70s to produce some of the industry's slickest new-car ads and brochures. These period Camaro layouts are great examples of those high production values.

By the time this brochure for the 1972 Chevrolet Camaro SS was published, muscle cars were suffering at the hands of safety, environmental, insurance,  and gas-price forces. Still, there was a performance message to be told.
The 1972 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 wasn't imune from the anti-muscle car assault,  but with 255 bhp, fat tires, and a well-sorted suspension, it was among the  best-balanced American driving machines of the day.