The Chevrolet Chevelle was a mid-sized car that was produced for 3 generations by the Chevrolet division of General Motors from 1964 to 1977. The 1967 Chevrolet Chevelle was the last Chevelle of the first generation (1964-1967). It did not take wish for the Chevelle to become popular and by 1967 it was a household name. Throughout the 1967 production year, Chevrolet would offer nearly 65,000 Chevelle SS 396’s.
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Created and built to compete against the Ford Fairlane, the Chevy Chevelle quickly became on of Chevrolet’s most effective nameplates. With the addition of the SS (Super Sport) design, Chevrolet now had a vehicle worthy of “muscle vehicle” status.
Small Tweaks For The 1967 Design
The 1967 Chevrolet Chevelle only had small changes from its 1966 predecessor. New chrome bars were added to the front grille. There were also some styling tweaks that provided the Chevelle a leaner and longer look, offering it more “correct” look. The rear end added large taillamps to support the conventional backup lights. Noticeably, the tweaks to the ’67 Chevy Chevelle were modest.
The ’67 Chevrolet Chevelle did have a new dual master cylinder brake system which included a warning light and all models had front disc brakes.
Lots Of Options With The ’67 Chevelle
When a buyer was interested in purchasing a 1967 Chevelle, they typically had lots of options and alternatives. It often made it a hard task to choose the right Chevelle for them. Initially there was the engine option. The base design had a V-8 with 325 horsepower. There was also an Super Sport or SS variation of ’67 Chevelle which offered a 350 horsepower 396 ci V-8.
If the purchaser went the SS route, they would have an exclusive grille design, rocker moldings that were gray-toned, brilliant wheel well moldings and a domed hood with dummy air intake slots. There was also “Quick-Size” version of the SS 396 which came as a sport coupe or a convertible. These were advertised as “the vehicle for the Driving Guy”. There was a Chevelle Station Wagon offered as for purchase as well.
After the engine option, the buyer would have to pick from no less than 6 transmissions that were available for the 1967 Chevrolet Chevelle.
These included two three-speed transmissions, a four-speed version, 2 automatic transmissions and an overdrive transmission. Some other choices available for the ’67 Chevelle consisted of Strato-ease headrests, Superlift air shock absorbers and unique instrumentation.
The most Popular Types of Chevrolet Chevelles are here:
Chevy Chevelle 1964
Chevy Chevelle 1965
Chevy Chevelle 1966
Chevy Chevelle 1967
Chevy Chevelle 1968
Chevy Chevelle 1969
Chevy Chevelle 1970
Chevy Chevelle 1970
Chevy Chevelle 1971
Chevy Chevelle 1972
Chevy Chevelle Super Sport
Chevy Chevelle SS
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