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1979 Chevrolet Camaro Overview

1979 was a good year for the Chevy Camaro. The uncharacteristically un-muscle car Type LT was dropped, and the Berlinetta made its debut. The dashboard was replaced and provided more modern conveniences, including controls for an electric rear window defrost and well-designed AC vents.

Sales hit a new high with 282,582 sold, including 84,877 Z28's. Only 21,913 consumers opted for the base engine, a 250-ci L6 rated at 350 horsepower (90 in California). Most went with the V8's, rated up to 175 horsepower for the Z28.the 1979 chevy camaro would be known as it nick name the hugger you could make turn up to 55 mph,with it 373 posi rearend,

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Metalic Knock In My 350 Engine

1979 chevrolet camaro 350 z28, engine has a metalic sound knock which echos thru engine and i cant pin point its location , any ideas. could it be the harmonic balancer ? Im stumped

Could You Order A 1979 Camaro With A Olds 403 Motor

Part Racing Application Part Classic Car

I'm debating taking a crate 602 racing motor and shoving it into my 1979 z28 camaro.... anybody know of any reasons (besides it being a sealed motor) that I may have a problem with this quest for ...

1979 Chevy Camaro Z28 Stripes

Anyone know if it’s possible to order only the front, rear and hood stripes, rather then the whole kit?

1979 Z28 Air Cleaner

Hello all, I’m returning my 79 z28’s air cleaner to original specs. Can anyone post a picture or the correct one? I picked one up from eBay and was told that the top is supposed to leave a gap, w...