While first-generation Camaros have become so ubiquitous in the collector-car scene, they might as well be commodities, some do stand out more than others for certain roles they’ve played, such as this 1969 Chevrolet Camaro SS 396 for sale on Hemmings.com, which, according to the seller, served as the pace car for both the 1969 Daytona 500 and the 1969 Firecracker 400. From the seller’s description:
The one and only 1969 Daytona pace car and also Firecracker 400. Title and photo history documentation. Positive proof. Extensive history and memorabilia comes with car.
396-350hp, 400 Turbo Hydra-matic, 2:73 posi rear end, power windows, power top, power disc brakes, power steering, A/C, headlight washer, special instrumentation, light monitoring system, AM/FM, rosewood tilt steering wheel, Rallye wheels, chambered exhaust, bumper guards, mini spare. Restored to original condition. Fresh paint and logo.
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