Super Sport

Carport Find: 1970 Chevrolet Chevelle

The 1970 Chevelle offered two versions of SS, the 396 V8 or the new 454 powerhouse. Combined, they would see production of just shy of 50,000 units. And, today, one of these cars can fetch close to six figures… more»

Big Block! 1966 Chevrolet Chevelle SS 396

Classic muscle cars took a while to catch their second wind, and many parked or left to rot before the late ’80s were just “old cars” to many owners. This 1966 Chevrolet Chevelle SS 396 in Los Angeles, California… more»

Canadian 283 Super Sport! 1966 Chevrolet Malibu

Who built the first muscle car? Pontiac dropped the 389 cid V8 from its full-sized lineup into the mid-sized Tempest to create the GTO in 1964. However, Chevrolet introduced a Super Sport package on its (full-sized) Impala three years… more»

One Year Only SS 454 Wagon! 1973 Chevrolet Chevelle

One-year only cars of any significance always draw attention in the automotive world. While GM made plenty of big block wagons in the 1970s, there was only one year it could be combined with the Super Sport or “SS”… more»

Shop Find: 1963 Chevrolet Nova SS

The Super Sport (SS) option was added to the Chevy II in its second year. To get it, you had to order the Nova coupe or convertible. For just $161 extra, the SS editions got you bucket seats, finned… more»

Rare Combo? 1968 Chevrolet Camaro SS/RS

As it turns out, the Chevy Camaro was an ample competitor in the pony car wars, giving the Mustang a run for its money. And cutting into Ford’s market share. 1968 would be the sophomore year for the sporty… more»

Unrestored Survivor: 1967 Impala SS 396

Rocco sent this sweet 1967 Impala SS 396 survivor to our attention. It is red with a black interior and 4 speed. The car is for sale for $32,000 here on Craigslist in Kansas City. The seller is parting… more»

Rusty Roller! 1969 Chevrolet Camaro SS 350

Before the Internet, finding a rusty ’69 Camaro, a true SS, even one missing its engine or transmission, would have been like dropping a 12-point buck with one shot. The story would have passed through town, from Gus’s Barber… more»

Stored Since ’78: 1965 Chevrolet Impala SS

I quit running a couple of years ago, just to preserve my original joints – knees, ankles, etc. Too many friends and relatives were having knee replacement surgery and I wanted to keep all of my original parts as… more»

Unrestored 1966 Chevrolet Impala SS396!

There is no denying the collectability of a 1966 Chevrolet Impala SS, especially one equipped with a big block engine like this one found for sale in Kennewick, Washington and for sale here on Classic Cars for $14,000 OBO…. more»

454 Equipped: 1975 Chevrolet El Camino Super Sport

For lovers of the El Camino, 1975 was a significant year. This was the final year that you could walk into your local GM dealer and order your car fitted with a 454ci V8. That’s precisely what the original… more»

Big Block Project: 1970 Chevelle SS396

One of the most formidable muscle car foes is the 1970 Chevelle SS. Whether it was a 396 or 454 car, the variation of horsepower options caused others to take notice. This particular Chevelle, found here on eBay and submitted by… more»

Real Super Sport: 1968 Chevrolet Camaro SS

The good news with this Camaro is that the owner has the original Protect-O-Plate which verifies that it is a genuine Super Sport. The bad news is that while it appears to be a solid and prime candidate for… more»

Super Solid: 1970 Chevrolet Chevelle SS

Undercar photos of this 1970 Chevrolet Chevelle SS in Scottsville, New York make you think it might have come from Scottsdale, Arizona, where the dry climate preserves vehicles, adding decades to their lives. Originally a 396 car, this long-time… more»

Roosters Not Included! 1967 Chevelle SS 396

Who likes surprises? The listing for this 1967 Chevrolet Chevelle SS here on craigslist inCharleston, South Carolina, casually, or perhaps maliciously, omits any view of the entire front or the left side. This may be due to an honest misunderstanding… more»

Completely Original: 1951 Crosley Super Sport

What do Boy George, Art Linkletter, Humphrey Bogart, Gloria Swanson, and Dwight D Eisenhower have in common? The answer is that they have all owned a Crosley at one time or another. If you would like to join this… more»