Chevrolet Camaro

First-Generation (1967 - 1969)

Designed to compete head-to-head against the Ford Mustang, the first-generation Chevrolet Camaro was born after GM executives realized that the rear-engine Corvair could never top sales of Ford's pony car. Plus, sales were declining on the Corvair, and the book Unsafe at Any Speed by Ralph Nader shined the car in a negative light.