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AutoHunter Spotlight: 1969 Chevrolet Camaro SS/RS Pace Car

A Hugger with power and style


Featured on AutoHunter, the online auction platform driven by, is this rotisserie-restored 1969 Chevrolet Camaro SS/RS Indy Pace Car. The Norwood, Ohio-built convertible is one of 3,675 Z11-equipped cars manufactured in 1969. Power comes from a Turbo-Fire 350ci V8 paired with a three-speed automatic transmission. Features include power steering and brakes, AM radio and white manual convertible top, among others. Finished in the correct white with orange stripes over an orange vinyl and houndstooth interior, this Camaro comes from the selling dealer with ownership history, restoration photos, the original warranty card and owner’s manual, clear title and more.

During the rotisserie restoration that was completed in 2009, the exterior was finished in Dover White (code 50) with Hugger Orange Z28-style stripes. Features include Rally Sport equipment (including the vacuum-operated hide-away headlights and D96 side accent stripes), front and rear spoilers, ZL2 cowl-induction hood, fender-mounted antenna, white manual convertible top with plastic rear window, and dual mirrors. A full walk-around video can be seen in the auction listing

A set of ZJ7 Rally wheels with chrome center caps and trim rings, which were included in Z11 equipment, is wrapped in Firestone Firehawk Indy 500 radial tires.

The interior is upholstered in orange vinyl with the seats featuring orange and black cloth houndstooth inserts. Other features include column-mounted automatic shifter, woodgrain accents, black carpeting, AM radio, and power steering and power brakes.

Instrumentation includes a 120-mph speedometer and fuel gauge. The odometer reads 75,199 miles, which the selling dealer reports to be accurate.

Power is provided by a 300-horsepower 350ci small-block backed by a TH350 three-speed automatic transmission.

This Camaro is equipped with an independent front suspension and 12-bolt rear end with 3.07:1 gears. Braking is handled by power front discs and rear drums. The underside of the body, front chassis stub and suspension parts have been cleaned and refinished in matte black.

The sale of this Z11 Camaro will include ownership history, restoration photos, the original warranty card and owner’s manual, 1969 Indianapolis 500 program, 1:18 diecast model and more.

The auction for this 1969 Chevrolet Camaro SS/RS Indy Pace Car ends on Wednesday, March 22, 2023, at 3:40 p.m. (PDT)

Visit the AutoHunter listing for more information and photo gallery

Diego Rosenberg
Diego Rosenberg
Lead Writer Diego Rosenberg is a native of Wilmington, Delaware and Princeton, New Jersey, giving him plenty of exposure to the charms of Carlisle and Englishtown. Though his first love is Citroen, he fell for muscle cars after being seduced by 1950s finned flyers—in fact, he’s written two books on American muscle. But please don’t think there is a strong American bias because foreign weirdness is never far from his heart. With a penchant for underground music from the 1960-70s, Diego and his family reside in metropolitan Phoenix.



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