Patience is a Virtue
Tim and Debbie Brown waited over 20 years for the car of their dreams
I have had my 1967 Chevy Camaro RS for nine years. I bought it on March 11, 2004 from one of our body shop customers in Jacksonville, FL. He had driven the car for a short while then he took it apart and it stayed that way until I bought it 13 years later. The car looked great and solid in his garage, but when I got it in the light of day I could see it needed a lot more work than I thought. I ended up replacing almost every panel on the car.
From the time I was old enough to think about my own car, working alongside my older brother and my dad in his body shop, I have wanted a first generation Camaro. When I met my wife Debbie, she also loved the ’67 Camaro body style. We almost bought one when we were first married in 1984, but we thought that a home and other financial necessities were more important. So, a lot of years later, we actually purchased the car one month after our 20th wedding anniversary.
This content is restricted to Chevy Classics Club members. If you are an existing member of this site, please log in. If you are a currently member of Chevy Classics Club but have not registered on this site please register now.