The history of Chevrolet SS, which means Super Sport, had begun in early sixties. With “SS” index were marked forced models of Chevrolet on production version of platform. The fast cars were appeared in American market at the time of law price of the fuel, which made it possible to install the huge engine into the car. During the sixties Corvette SS and Chevelle SS were one of them, and Corvette SS was oriented to the riches, and Chevelle SS to the middle-class market respectively. When the price of the fuel was increased, SS indexed cars were appeared from the market. The cars of BMW model and Japanese cars replaced them.
There is necessary to mention about the model of Impala. The first generation of Impala 1958 was the hardtop car. At the end of the XX century in the wave of unification Impala was changed and turned to the Caprice with the outer changes and forced engine. The car become very specific, it could bounce along only on the straightaway. Moreover, the car producers tried to give a sportive character to other models. Thus, there were appeared HHR SS, Impala SS, Malibu SS, Cobalt SS. The financial crisis of 2008 made the General Motors Company reduce models of SS cars. Now only two models have Super Sport index: Camaro SS and SS as an independent model. Renewed concepts were useful for cars of sport class. They became categorical sport cars. Only Chevrolet Corvette is more advanced than SS models.
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2015 Mini Cooper - changes, interior, technical specs
The debut of the third generation of Mini Cooper was held in early winter 2014. 2015 Mini Cooper received a new appearance, gained more weight and become larger, but remained faithful to the original ideology. However, changes in appearance are not evident. New Mini Cooper was equipped on completely new platform with modernized power units. The car has increased by 44 mm ... read more
2017 Audi A7 - design, specs, equipment, video
German automobile company Audi reported at the press service that the second generation of Audi A7 Sportback will appear for consumers in 2017. Today, we know that the appearance of the novelty will be designed in a style of the conceptual model of Audi Prologue. The current generation of Audi A7 Sportback was presented at the Motor Show in Paris ... read more
2017 Toyota Prius - update, interior, design, video
Toyota Motor Corporation presented new hybrid model - 2017 Toyota Prius at the International Auto Show in New York. New hybrid hatchback will be the most improved version among popular Toyota Prius models. So far, the price of 2017 Toyota Prius is not available. The new Toyota Prius received modern, sporty and bright appearance as well as classy salon which ... read more
2017 Honda Accord Hybrid - specifications, new salon, redesign
Let us remind that the model was officially presented in April 2016. This version has a new power plant and more modern equipment and facilities. As mentioned above the design of 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid has become more stylish and dynamic. Both have undergone restyling bumper, front and rear, the novelty received an updated fascia grille. Headlights are made by LED ... read more
2017 Bugatti Chiron - design, specs, price, video
2017 Bugatti Chiron is the fastest and most powerful car, which is legally allowed to drive on the streets. Four-wheel drive supercar is equipped by 7-speed transmission and 8-liter turbocharged W16 engine. Price of 2017 Bugatti Chiron is about $2.6 million and only 500 copies will be produced. Designer of the new hypercar became Alexander Selipanov, who works for Volkswagen ... read more