The 2016 Chevrolet Camaro’s on-sale date is right around the corner. It’s an all-new design, but it’s still heavily reminiscent of the first generation 1967 to 1969 Camaro, right down to the tri-color, three-bar grille badge that originally appeared on the fender in 1967.
It was a year when GM was on the verge of augering into the ground for decades, but it was still riding high in profits. Ronald Reagan got shot. MTV launched. The Chevrolet Corvette churned out just 190hp.