Chevrolet was riding a rocket of
F-body sales, and celebrated the 30th Anniversary of the Camaro in style. A 30th
Anniversary Camaro was introduced as a special option on the Z28, featuring a
white body color with Hugger Orange stripes. This combined with hounds tooth
upholstery completed the tribute to the '69 Pace Car Camaro. This Anniversary
Camaro was available in convertible or coupe form.
Other than the 30th Anniversary Camaro, the F-body was largely unchanged from
1996. A new dash was introduced with a slightly different instrument cluster.
New stereo head units and a 6-speaker Monsoon sound system replaced the previous
Bose units. A 12-disc cd changer was also optional. Daytime running lamps were
SLP also built an ultra-rare version of their already awesome SS Camaro, this
time with the '96 Corvette's limited-edition LT4 small block, punching out 330