Chevrolet Elcamino specs: 1960

Chevrolet Elcamino specs: 1960 The Chevrolet Elcamino received an update for its second year, just like the big Chevys it was based on. The batman look was mostly gone, and lines more rounded and smooth. Platform: B-body Trim Levels: base Deluxe- added right & left arm rests, right side sun visor, fender ornamentation, cigarette lighter […]
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Chevrolet Elcamino specs: 1959

Chevrolet Elcamino specs: 1959 The ‘batman’ Chevy Elcamino was a brand new idea for 1959, at least for Chevrolet Motor Division. Based on the Biscayne/Impala B-body architecture, technically it’s a fullsizer, but we’ll cover it for the heritage of the name. To screw with your head a little more, keep in mind they’re actually shorter […]
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Chevrolet Elcamino specs: 1978-1981

Chevrolet Elcamino specs: 1978-1981 Platform: A-body Extended Trim Levels: base/Classic Conquista (1978-1981) two-tone paint package Black Knight (1978 only)- black/gold graphics appearance package Royal Knight (1979-1981)- gold, blue, or red-graphics package similar to Black Knight SS (1978-1981)- air dam, sport mirrors, blackout grille, black mouldings, gold rallye wheels, ‘Super Sport’ script Body Styles: sedan-pickup Wheelbase: […]
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Pontiac Ram Air Packages

Pontiac Ram Air Engines/Option Packages The Ram Air packages were offered in Pontiac models in the late 60s. The basic “Ram Air” packages started with forced air via hood scoops, and expanded from there… ‘Ram Air 0’ This was not an ‘official’ Ram Air package, but was a precursor… – mid 1965 – GTO only […]
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Pontiac Grand Am specs: 1978-1980

Pontiac Grand Am specs: 1978-1980 The Pontiac Grand Am nameplate was resurrected for three more years starting in 1978. This time it was on the newly downsized A-body platform, which would later be renamed the G-body platform. The G/A was much lighter this time around and relatively fit & trim and squared off when compared […]
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