2002 CHEVROLET CAMARO SS CONVERTIBLE-35TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL EDITION, RARE 6 SPEED
PERFECT BRIGHT RALLY RED, CORVETTE LS1 ENGINE, SPECIAL ANNIVERSARY EDITION LOGOS, BLACK-GRAY SPECIAL DESIGN LEATHER INTERIOR, 8900 MILES, JUST IMMACULATE, FACTORY WINDOW STICKER, TOP SHOW CONDITION, UNIQUE SPECIAL BADGING, AN SS ORIGINAL, ALL FRESH SERVICING COMPLETED, GREAT AIR CONDITIONING, BLACK SS WHEELS, ORIGINAL GOODYEAR 17” TIRES, TORSEN LIMITED SLIP REAR END GEAR, KNOWN COLLECTOR HISTORY, HIGHLY SHOW DETAILED, SS SHOW DISPLAY MAT, FANTASTIC CAR TO DRIVE, TOP GM DESIGN HISTORY
2002 Camaro SS 35th Anniversary Convertible that is a truly a gorgeous striking automotive landmark design with its famous sleek lines, special graphics and low stance, terrific handling, a rare ‘as factory’ piece with great 6-speed manual transmission with the factory optional Hurst short shifter, just immaculate and just perfect presented in the Bright Rally Red with the special unique Anniversary graphics and badging, this Fraser Dante long time owned show car was driven for Festivals of Speed presentation at their paddock at Road Atlanta, then shown again at the 2019 Walter Mitty event, Tom Fraser is shown with John Morton (LINK) at Walter Mitty, taken to other events to show the Fraser Dante quality, presented fully stock just as factory, really beautifully collector kept, all original, special Ebony Black with Gray special Anniversary SS leather full interior, only 8900 miles since new, has the Corvette derived 5.7 litre LS1 engine with a strong 325 horsepower and enormous torque of 350 lbs coming from the special forced air induction hood in this famous V8, terrific to drive with tall 6-speed transmission that delivers exceptional highway fuel mileage, highly factory show detailed, fully loaded with all factory options, full documentation with original Owner’s Book, Original Window Sticker (SEE LINKS), black original top, optional equipment include the remote trunk located CD 12 disc magazine, has the ‘accelerator slip regulator’ for performance, note that the SS package also includes the high performance handling package, this is really an excellent car that is just perfect for driven show, special factory anodized brake calipers that are used in current high end production cars today, the perfect special machined 17×8 factory SS lightweight wheels have the rare original Goodyear F1 tires, has the special SS floor display mat as shown in the factory brochure, high performance factory suspension that is fully stock as factory, items like the modern air conditioning work perfectly, charging is done at Fraser Dante, now highly detailed throughout even with the engine bay looking fantastic ‘as new’, a great investment potential as a true modern classic with the very desirable 6-speed transmission, here is very high and sleek design of a fantastic convertible, prepared for and used for a gorgeous show car that is driven with pride ready for Fall 2020,
HISTORY: fresh highly detailed for driven show conditions in just fantastic condition is this famous 2002 SS 35th Anniversary convertible, came from a substantial Southern collector and busines friend well known to this writer, this high design from mechanicals to cosmetics is a special model 2002 year Camaro SS 35th Anniversary were special editions that were produced in coupes and also the rarer convertibles, these had an RPO “Z4C”, they sported a distinctive set of dual silver stripes fading into a checkered flag effect on the hood and also the deck lid with spoiler, a special two-tone ebony leather trimmed interior with pewter seat inserts, black painted lightweight special wheels have the machine finished facing, anodized brake calipers, also has the special 35th Anniversary emblems, an embroidered trophy mat that is for display as per factory large brochure, this package is $3625 alone, has a special owner’s portfolio, each of these cars was painted Bright Rally Red with the specially unique designed graphics and stripes, the paint is just virtually perfect on this 2002 Anniversary Camaro convertible with the Fraser Dante professional team always maintaining this car in our showroom, also seen as setting this forth with an amazing luster that was prepared for the Spring 2019 Walter Mitty event at Road Atlanta as well as other events into Fall 2019, the special SS Anniversary factory special design interior just for this model is highly detailed, was in the collection of a collector, serious ‘car guy’ well known to this writer before being purchased by Fraser Dante, both the exterior and the engine bay are just highly detailed for showing driving presentation, the underchassis is just cleaned and unmolested,
Specs: here is a just fantastic design and gorgeous arrow type body shape, here is the exterior that looks sleek and fast when it is driving down the road, this 193.5” length car has a fabulous presentation, only 51.8” in height, it sits so very low as this design looks fast when sitting still, the famous GM LS1 engine has the factory clutch just newly designed for this year, GM introduced a new slave cylinder for the clutch assembly that was superior to the design of previous years and the works really better than ever before, this fuel injection model has a stated power ratings were increased to and for the SS with 325 horsepower with the factory forced air induction hood, this also included the added power steering cooler, has very, very strong low end torque, the great handling is increased as the GM factory design has this engine that is set way back to the cowling and low into the chassis, the large center hump inserted into the cab area shows how the weight distribution is moved to the center of the chassis for excellent handling, with the transmission and the very long 6th cruising gear and a short 1st gear for great acceleration, here is a terrific car to use in the ‘real world’ as it cruises at only 1600 rpm at 70 mph, this car will pull about 31 mpg along with highway, this is firsthand knowledge as this writer drove two Camaros for my regular cars during the late ‘90s and driving this 2002 last edition to local shows, the shifting is so easy,
With variable power steering, the power 4-wheel disc brakes with ABS system, the great and easy to work Air Conditioning, power windows and door locks, 6-way power driver’s deep-set seat, remote keyless entry, a great Monsoon 500-watt premium stereo and CD system, trunk mounted 6 disc holder, the tilt steering wheel, a power top and hard cover show boot, this has the special factory black alloy SS with machined edges on the 17×8 SS wheels, mounted today are still the excellent correct Goodyear F1 275/40/ZR17 tires, this heavy-duty handling package also includes the excellent factory Zexel Torsen limited slip rear end, also, the gorgeous special gorgeous factory custom interior with the buckets having the 35 Anniversary SS emblems that are sewn in that looks really terrific, this convertible also has the folding rear seat that yields the larger space for traveling, this is truly a modern car ready to really enjoy,
Summary: with only 8900 miles from new, this gorgeous landmark car and gorgeous design is set now with fresh oil and filters put in by Fraser Dante, the rare tires as new, show professional detailing with both exterior and engine bay, this is just fully checked and slightly road tested to work perfectly, even in the hot heat with the air conditioning and ready for Fall 2020 with top down motoring, with the long 6th gear in the transmission, again, the factory rating of 28-31++ mpg is easily reached with better mileage on the highway, your writer had two of this great Camaro convertibles when new and can verify this claim, really a great value for a very collectable driven show car or one that can be driven in the ‘real’ world today with its’ air conditioning, a proven show car, this writer really loves this car!!! A future serious collectable, here is a very high and sleek design of a fantastic sport convertible, prepared for a gorgeous show car…ready for exciting driving for Fall 2020, now offered at only $28,950
2002 CAMARO SS 35TH ANNIVERSARY CONVERTIBLE 6-SPEED ‘AS NEW’ SHOW CAR!