20 Jan, 2011
Camaro Convertible Revealed as Official 2011 Indianapolis 500 Pace Car
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CHEVROLET CAMARO SS CONVERTIBLE TO BE 2011 INDIANAPOLIS 500 PACE CAR
- New Camaro SS convertible in white with orange stripes and orange leathertrimmed
interior evokes classic 1969 Camaro pace car model. [Photos Here]
- One of the 50 Festival Committee cars will be auctioned for charity at Barrett-
Jackson Scottsdale auction on Jan. 22.
- 2011 is the 100th anniversary of Chevrolet and the Indianapolis 500.
DETROIT – A special-edition Chevrolet Camaro Convertible will serve as the official pace car of the 2011 Indianapolis 500. Chevrolet and Indianapolis Motor Speedway officials made the announcement at the Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale classic auto auction, where a bidder will have the opportunity to purchase the first of 50 Indianapolis 500 Festival Committee cars.
The 2011 Camaro Convertible is the 22nd Chevrolet chosen to pace “The Greatest Spectacle In Racing®” and the seventh Camaro. Adding to the rich heritage is the fact that 2011 will mark the 100th anniversary of the first Indianapolis 500, as well as the centennial year of Chevrolet. Chevrolet will donate full proceeds of the auction to the David Foster Foundation, a charity devoted to supporting families with children in need of life-saving organ transplants. David Foster, the 15-time Grammy-winning music producer and songwriter, founded the organization in his native Canada…. [DETAILS AND PHOTOS CONTINUED HERE]
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