Chevrolet Alghanim Celebrates the 50th Year Anniversary of the Legendary Camaro in an Action-packed Event

In Cooperation with the Kuwait Camaro Club

Yusuf A. Alghanim & Sons Automotive, the exclusive distributor of Chevrolet vehicles in Kuwait, commemorated the 50th launch anniversary of the legendary Camaro in an action-packed event that took place at the Sirbb Circuit in Shuwaikh, on Saturday, October 22nd at 5pm, in cooperation with the Kuwait Camaro Club (KCC). The participation of the KCC members demonstrates their ongoing support and steadfast loyalty for Chevrolet, wherein Chevrolet Alghanim is indeed indebted for. Attendees also included guests and representatives from General Motors, the Kuwait Camaro Club, the media and many other local fan groups of sports cars.

The 50th anniversary event began by setting new records from the get-go as Chevrolet Alghanim and KCC members collaborated to conduct the maximum number of test drives performed in one day, as well as providing a detailed presentation on the differences between the sixth and the fifth generations of Camaro in terms of design, performance and latest technology.

An official recognition ceremony followed where representatives of Chevrolet Alghanim and General Motors not only acknowledged the efforts and solidarity the KCC members have exhibited over the years, but also expressed an admiration to their adherence to road safety and traffic rules.

Shortly after, Chevrolet Alghanim cranked up the excitement once more by unveiling to the audience the 50th Anniversary Edition of the Camaro, which honors the sports car’s distinctive looks and performance that have always set it apart. It is now available in both 2LT and 2SS models. Other features include:

  • Nightfall Gray Metallic exterior (Convertible models include a Black top)
  • Specific 20-inch 50th Anniversary wheels and wheel center caps
  • 2LT includes RS Appearance Package
  • Specific 50th Anniversary stripe package and exterior badges
  • Unique grille with satin chrome accents
  • Body-colored front splitter
  • Orange brake calipers (front only on LT)
  • Unique Black leather interior with suede inserts and orange accent stitching
  • Distinct 50th Anniversary treatments on instrument panel, seatbacks, steering wheel and illuminated sill plates

A “Performance Show” by Mubarak Al Rumaidy followed where he showcased the amazing capabilities of the sixth-generation Camaro in a number of aspects, including maneuverability, speed and response to sudden brakes and lane switching, thanks to the Camaros advanced performance and handling abilities specially the Magnetic Ride Control in the 2SS that enables it to achieve higher RPM results compared to the fifth generation.

The action didn’t stop there, however, for the visitors themselves had the chance to sit behind the wheel too, this time by participating in a thrilling Pro Kart Competition where winners went home with valuable gift vouchers from X-cite by Alghanim Electronics. Other games and activities were also presented, in addition to impressive car displays that featured Camaro’s Legacy Generation and an accessorized lineup of the new Camaro where the guests has witnessed live demonstration of how can they personalize their Camaros by Kromozone team.

In the 50 years since its introduction, there have been six generations of the Camaro, all distinguished by styling that uncannily captured the design zeitgeist of their respective eras and performance technologies that remained sharply focused on the driving fun that made the original a hit from day one.