Friday, July 19, 2019

1969 Chevrolet Yenko Camaro - $231k

1 of 201 Yenko Camaros produced in 1969, 171 with four speed transmissions and 30 with automatic transmissions. 427 CI V-8 engine. Hi-lift camshaft. Solid valve lifters. Hi-Rise intake with 800 CFM Holley carburetor. Day headers. Turbo Hydra-Matic transmission. 4.10 Positraction rear end. Heavy duty suspension. Power steering. Power disc brakes. Daytona Yellow with Black vinyl top. Yenko rounded out the visual package with special "Yenko 427" badges, stripes down the sides and hood, and the sYc (Yenko Super Car) on the headrests.
The 1969 Yenko Camaro came from the factory with COPO 9561, a performance package including a L72 427/425hp engine, ducted hood, dual exhaust system, increased cooling capacity and special suspension.
Yenko Camaros received COPO 9737 Sports Car Conversion, which included a 140 mph speedometer, larger diameter 13/16″ front stabilizer bar and 15 x 7 Rally wheels with E70 raised white lettered tires.
The upper crust of collectible American muscle cars this example made $231k this spring.