Chevy Impala SS Forum banner
1 - 13 of 13 Posts

·
Premium Member
Joined
·
6,452 Posts
Contact Chino B. in Indianapolis--he can tell you all about this.

There should be contact info at http://www.indipalass.com/

As Bob says, not a pace car (unfortunately)--but some very small number of Impalas were prepped as "event" vehicles by the local (in Indianapolis) enterprise that does all of the event vehicle logo & decal packages for the fleets of vehicles used at Indy annually.
 

·
Premium Member
Joined
·
2,708 Posts
The Camaro was used for the 1996 Brickyard 400.

EDIT: Whoops! Just noticed on the last post the car was used for the 95 Brickyard.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
504 Posts

·
Premium Member
Joined
·
6,452 Posts
Most ironic that this comes up now.

Chino (Barreto) still had this car, to my knowledge. Mention was made of it in Mike Harris' update on Chino's passing.

What is not clear is how many 94-96 Impala's actually received the "event car" treatment (decal package) - this was a local Indianapolis venture, not something that GMAD/Arlington had any involvement in.

To reiterate--the 94-96 Impala SS was NOT a pace car at IMS, ever.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
504 Posts
Most ironic that this comes up now.

Chino (Barreto) still had this car, to my knowledge. Mention was made of it in Mike Harris' update on Chino's passing.

What is not clear is how many 94-96 Impala's actually received the "event car" treatment (decal package) - this was a local Indianapolis venture, not something that GMAD/Arlington had any involvement in.

To reiterate--the 94-96 Impala SS was NOT a pace car at IMS, ever.
Then why did they make a "Pace Car". If it never paced lol
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
504 Posts
pic or it didnt happen
Ill put up a pic just have to wait 2 weeks till i get the car. I only say this because i ran the VIN# through the NADA guides and it came up as Brickyard 400 trim. Then it said see "Callaway" and Callaway made a C9 "Supernatural SS" with a 383 in it.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
89 Posts
Ill put up a pic just have to wait 2 weeks till i get the car. I only say this because i ran the VIN# through the NADA guides and it came up as Brickyard 400 trim. Then it said see "Callaway" and Callaway made a C9 "Supernatural SS" with a 383 in it.

It's been two weeks, you get the car or some pics of it.??
Be interested to see it.
 
1 - 13 of 13 Posts
This is an older thread, you may not receive a response, and could be reviving an old thread. Please consider creating a new thread.
Top