2 Things Gearheads Forgot About The 1969 Chevrolet Impala SS
While the 1969 Chevrolet Impala SS is widely celebrated among gearheads, there are a couple of lesser-known details that often get overlooked.
Firstly, the 1969 Impala SS was the last year of the SS package for the full-size Impala line until its reintroduction in the 1990s.
This makes the '69 Impala SS a significant model for collectors and enthusiasts.
Secondly, despite its powerful reputation, the 1969 Impala SS was available with a range of engine options,
including smaller V8 engines like the 327 and 350 cubic inch variants.
While overshadowed by the larger engines,
these options provided a more accessible entry point for buyers looking for the SS experience without the extreme power of the big-block engines.