Fahad A’s 1969 Camaro RS/SS

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Fahad A’s 1969 Camaro RS/SS

GCCG Big Red

Fahad’s 1969 Camaro titled Big Red is one serious Camaro from an unlikely location. Hailing from Saudi Arabia this 1969 Camaro was intended to be something else entirely before seeing the original “Big Red” Camaro. Fahad says

“My Car is a 1969 Chevy Camaro SS/RS with special order paint trim tag code (- -) that was intended to have a frame off restoration to original condition. Afterwards I got influenced by the original Big Red Camaro and transformed my project to be customized (the GCCG Big RED)”

Fahad’s 1969 Camaro features a 396 ci. Big Block Mark IV Chevy V8 coupled with a GM TH400 3 Speed Automatic Transmission. In the rear this Camaro is running a Moser Engineering 12-Bolt GM Housing and Axle Package, Richmond Gear 3.55:1 Ratio Ring and Pinion Set, and Eaton Detroit Truetrac Limited Slip Differential.

For the interior Fahad stayed true to the Camaro’s original roots using Original Black Standard Bucket seats. To keep the car cool and more importantly quite Fahad used a Dynamic Control Sound Deadener Dynamat Xtreme Custom Cut Kit & a Vintage Air Gen-IV SureFit Air Conditioning Systems Complete Kit! To top this Camaro off and what gives the car its name is the stunning Torch Red paint coupled with Arctic White Stripes. Factory restoration was done with original restoration parts from Ground Up SS396.COM!

Performance Upgrades

  • K&N Performance Air Filter
  • K&N Performance Oil Filter
  • MSD Ignition System (8.5mm Super Conductor Spark Plug Wire Set, Digital 6AL Ignition Controller, Blaster 2 Ignition Coil, Pro-Billet Distributors)
  • NJK V-Power Spark Plugs
  • Powermaster PowerMAX Starter
  • Edelbrock Performer Carburetor
  • Edelbrock Performer RPM Intake Manifold
  • Edelbrock Victor Series Mechanical Water Pump
  • Melling Performance Oil Pump
  • Sealed Power CS-1004R Camshaft
  • Speed-Pro Hypereutectic Pistons
  • Sealed Power Hydraulic Lifters
  • Sealed Power Cam Bearings
  • Sealed Power Intake and Exhaust Valves
  • Be Cool Direct-Fit Radiator Module
  • SPAL Automotive USA Electric Cooling Fans
  • American Autowire Classic Update Series Wiring Harness Kit
  • Flowmaster Stainless Steel American Thunder Exhaust System

Ground Up Parts Featured In This Build

Camaro Brake Pedal Pad Auto, 6.5 Inch

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Camaro Brake Pedal Pad Trim Auto, 6.5 Inch

Part #: IBB-8683


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1969 Camaro 396 Fender Emblem

Part #: TQ-409
396 fender emblem


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1969 Camaro RS/SS Grille Emblem

Part #: TQ-149


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