Seller offering an authentic 1969 Chevrolet Z71 Camaro Pace Car with undisclosed miles for $52,000. Seller has owned the vehicle since 2002. Matching number 300-hp 350 engine, quadrate carburetor , automatic transmission, power steering and front disc brakes.
Houdstooth interior looks great and all chrome and trim look to be complete. At some point Mario Andretti signed the glove box on this example. Since the Indianapolis 500 started in 1911 a pace car has been utilized. In 1969 the driver of the Pace Car was Jim Rathmann – the winner of the 1960 Indy 500. Pete Conrad, the 2nd man on the moon was one of the riders in the vehicle.
While 100 actual 500 Pace Cars were built in 1969, Chevrolet produced 3,674 copy cats to the general public. The Z11 copy cat could come in the RS/SS 350 or RS/SS 396 variants. The RS/SS 350 was the more common option.
This 1969 Chevrolet Z71 Camaro Pace Car is for sale in Lenexa, Kansas. Check out seller’s listing on Craigslist for more details and seller’s contact information.