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.
Featured Reviews 2016-2017
2016 Honda CR-Z - review, specs, hybrid
The latest generation of Honda CR-Z should appear in production within 2 years. This information is official, it was reported by the publication Motoring, which also declassified that the new coupe 2016 Honda CR-Z will go on sale starting from 2017. 2016 Honda CR-Z: Review The modern generation of Honda Civic already uses a new and advanced platform, which will also be ... read more
2016 Chevrolet Camaro - performance, technology, design and more
The sixth-generation Chevrolet Camaro revealed today offers higher levels of performance, technology and refinement and is designed to maintain the sporty car segment leadership earned over the past five years. The Gen Six Camaro provides a faster, more nimble driving experience, enabled by an all-new, lighter architecture and a broader powertrain range. Six all-new powertrain combinations are offered, including a 2.0L ... read more
2016 Porsche Carrera 4S - interior, exterior, new engines
Following the renewed rear-wheel drive coupe and convertible Porsche 911 Carrera and Carrera S in the body with the index 991.2 all-wheel drive 2016 Porsche Carrera 4S also got similar changes. Exterior, the car got a new head optics and other taillights, modified bumpers and remade the engine compartment lid and the differently located the exhaust pipes. Interior, the updated 2016 Porsche ... read more
2017 Mercedes-AMG S65 - exterior, design, technical specs
In 2015, official presentation of premium convertible 2017 Mercedes-AMG S65 was given at the Frankfurt Auto Show. S-class four-seater cabriolet is equipped with powerful 12-liter engine developing 630 HP. Powerful, luxurious, impressive car clearly reminds that its manufacturer is enjoying reputation. Maximum saturated convertible version promises huge list of modern equipment and excellent technical characteristics.
2017 Mercedes-AMG S65: Exterior
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2017 Dodge Charger - specs, complete set, engine, video
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