Caprice

427 V8 Power! 1969 Chevrolet Caprice

The Caprice was launched by Chevrolet in 1965 as a countermeasure to the successful Ford LTD. As the LTD was largely a fancy Galaxie 500, the same relationship existing between the Caprice and Impala. Both cars would be offered… more»

1969 Chevrolet Kingswood Estate 396 Project

For a time, Chevy would distinguish its line of station wagons by using names different from those of its sedan, hardtop, and convertible counterparts. In 1969, the Kingswood Estate would be the top-line wagon and was trimmed as the… more»

400 Miles? 1975 Chevrolet Caprice Convertible

By 1975, word had gotten out that the convertible was about to be extinct at General Motors. Except for Cadillac, all divisions folded their tents and only the luxury marque would field a drop-top for ’76 before being done,… more»

Muscle Wagon: 1967 Chevrolet Caprice 427 4-Speed

There are times when enthusiasts with a larger family can feel left out of the muscle car scene, but that doesn’t need to be the case. This 1967 Chevrolet Caprice Custom Estate is a spotless wagon with seating for… more»

396 V8 Power! 1968 Chevrolet Caprice

The 1968 model year would be the fourth for the Chevy Caprice and its third as a standalone series. It was introduced in 1965 as a gussied-up version of the Impala, just as Ford did with the Galaxie and… more»

Big-Block Project: 1969 Chevrolet Kingswood Estate Wagon

In 1969, there were four tiers of full-sized wagons, the Brookview (Biscayne), the Townsman (Bel Air). Kingswood (Impala) and Kingswood Estate (Caprice). The seller’s transport is a well-worn example of the Caprice-style wagon that may have a running 396… more»

Big-Block Survivor: 1966 Chevrolet Caprice

While this 1966 Chevrolet Caprice is a stunning car, there will be a small group of readers who should find it particularly attractive. If you are seeking a classic car capable of seating six people in comfort but can… more»

396 V8 Shed Find: 1968 Chevrolet Caprice Wagon

It was 1968 and you wanted a luxury car with some muscle to it. But the wife insisted on a station wagon to haul all the kids around in. One solution was to buy a Chevy Caprice Estate Wagon… more»

Original 396: 1966 Chevrolet Caprice

This 1966 Chevrolet Caprice is more than just a pretty face. It is not only equipped with some desirable optional extras, but it comes with a big block under the hood. This Chevrolet is a classic that anybody would… more»

427 V8/4-Speed! 1969 Chevrolet Caprice

The Chevy Caprice was conceived in 1965 as a competitor to the new Ford LTD. In essence, it was a luxury version of the Impala as the LTD was of the Galaxie. So, if you didn’t have the budget… more»

Tweaked 396 V8! 1967 Chevrolet Caprice

The Caprice was born in 1965 as a counter measure to the new Ford LTD. It was a gussied-up Impala at first before becoming a series of its own a year later. It was the most well-appointed Chevrolet that… more»

Low-Mile 1969 Chevrolet Caprice 427 Turbo Jet

Chevrolet introduced the Caprice as a mid-1965 model year entry as a luxury trim package for its Impala.  The car was available with a plethora of options, and if you are looking for a loaded and exceptionally well-preserved example… more»

396 V8! 1967 Chevrolet Caprice Station Wagon

Chevy brought out the Caprice in mid-1965 in response to Ford’s upscale new LTD. Just as the LTD had been based on the Galaxie 500, the Caprice was born from the popular Impala. The Caprice would become a series… more»

Power Everything: 1984 Chevrolet Caprice Classic Wagon

We haven’t seen as many classic station wagons as usual in recent times here at Barn Finds. Therefore, what could better than a tidy 1984 Caprice Classic Station Wagon when the time has come to discuss, er, classic station… more»

BF Classified: 1972 Chevrolet Caprice

In 1965, Chevrolet added the Caprice, an upscale model that was a notch up from Impala (Ford made a similar move with the LTD and Galaxie 500). The Caprice caught on and gave the LTD a good run for… more»

76k Mile 1966 Chevrolet Caprice 396

Update 10/27/20 – After more than a year, this 396-powered Caprice has popped back up here on craigslist with a $3k price drop. Thanks go to Ikey H for the tip! From 3/26/19 – In 1966, the Caprice became… more»