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MT Then and Now: 2013 Chevrolet Camaro SS 1LE, 1998 Camaro Z/28 SS, 1990 Camaro 1LE, 1967 Camaro SS-350

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For most of its history, the Chevrolet Camaro was all about straight-line performance, but every once in a while a well-rounded handler would come along. For the fifth-generation Camaro, that car is the 2013 Chevy Camaro SS 1LE, which includes stickier Goodyear rubber, thicker stabilizer bars, and a completely reworked suspension, borrowing heavily from the ...

WOT Four Years Ago: Porsche Prepares VW Takeover, Designers Discuss 2010 Camaro

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July 24, 2008 – Four years ago today, Ford built a one-off Mustang to be auctioned for a scholarship program, while Porsche had just received the green light to acquire Volkswagen. Nissan Bear blogged about motorsports, and we talked to the designers and engineers behind the fifth-generation Camaro,. Check out the WOT stories from four ...

Happy Birthday: Top Six Corvettes from the Last Six Decades

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This year marks the 60th anniversary of the Chevrolet Corvette, a car many consider to be America’s quintessential two-seat sports car. Although many notable Corvettes exist, we’re highlighting one model from each generation to celebrate the Corvette’s 60 years and send off the last year of the current generation. Chevrolet showed several concepts at the GM ...

WOT Four Years Ago: 157-MPG Hungarian Hyper-Miler Uses Solar and Pedal Power, GM Postpones Big SUV Redesign

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June 19, 2008 – Four years ago today, General Motors was worried about gas-guzzling SUVs, Suzuki celebrated one million sales of the Swift hatchback after just four years since a redesign, , Hungary-based Antro showed a 157-mpg hyper-miler, and Ferrari bought the ultimate driving simulator. Check out the stories WOT covered four years ago in ...