Seeing the Chevy Camaro

The Chevy Camaro In And Out of the Background

PA Camaro2The Chevy Camaro is a vehicle with screen presence, literally and figuratively. People have probably seen the Chevy Camaro in numerous movies without ever knowing it. Subtle product placement is always the most effective variety. Product placement that draws too much attention to itself makes audience members keenly aware of the fact that they are watching an advertisement, which allows them to intellectually respond to the situation in all the wrong ways. The Chevy Camaro is a car that is noticeable but that still blends in with its surroundings. As such, it’s a car that people are generally familiar with, as if it has become part of America’s own background.

The Chevy Camaro and Muscle

While the versions of the Chevy Camaro certainly vary, the general public is usually going to associate the Chevy Camaro with muscle and power. It’s a car that can accelerate rapidly, taking people from a resting pace to sixty miles an hour in what feels like a brief instance. Chevy Camaros typically have resilient engines that can withstand acceleration periods like this. Drivers can feel like they’re in command of a space ship when they’re driving their Chevy Camaro vehicles for the first time, and the effect doesn’t wear off very quickly for drivers that are used to operating more sluggish instruments. Continue reading Seeing the Chevy Camaro

Pittsburgh, PA Camaro Club

Pittsburgh, PA has been associated with steel mills since 1911 when Andrew Carnegie merged smaller steel companies into U.S. Steel. Today Pittsburgh is the second largest city in Pennsylvania and U.S. Steel is the largest steel producer in the nation. With the automotive industry being one of the largest consumers of steel products, what better place to have a Camaro Club than Pittsbugh, Pennsylvania. While the ideal Camaro driving weather is only a few months out of the year, the Pittsburgh, PA Camaro Club is a great way to show off your Camaro and enjoy the warm weather that just does not last long enough in the Northeast.

PA Camaro1The Camaro made its debut in September of 1966 and aside from a few years in the 2000s when it was discontinued, the Camaro remains a popular American muscle car. While there are many theories behind where the Camaro name came from, the most widely accepted answer is that it means “friend, pal or comrade” in old French. The debut of the Camaro came about because of the release of the Ford Mustang in 1964 and was meant to be a direct competitor. While the Camro has gone through a majority of updates and changes over the years, one thing that has stayed consistent is a Camaro owners love for their car. The Pittsburgh, PA Camaro Club welcomes those who own any year and any type of Camaro from authentic restorations to those that are completely customized. Continue reading Pittsburgh, PA Camaro Club