In 1969, the Camaro got all new sheet metal, except the hood and trunk lid, but the drivetrain stayed much the same, the grille got a distinctive V shape and the headlights were inset. It looked lower, wider and more aggressive. Available in base, RS appearance package, SS performance package and race ready Z28. Engine; Z28 Solid Lifter 302 cu in claimed 290bhp, actual 350bhp. Muncie 4 speed, Disc brakes and racing suspension. In 1969 it also got the Hurst shifter and 12 bolt rear axle. 20302 Z28s made in 1969. The Z28 was built to compete in the Trans Am Championship against the likes of the Cuda AAR, TA Challenger and Boss 302 Mustang.
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