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Looking for an original 1967 706 interior car
« on: February 08, 2021, 05:53:27 PM »
We are looking for an original survivor car to look at the details of an original 706 interior.

This was for 1967 and it has a mix of black with yellow/gold.

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Re: Looking for an original 1967 706 interior car
« Reply #1 on: February 08, 2021, 10:52:23 PM »
Wow, is this a new discovery ? 707 seems fairly rare, but never even heard of a 706. I now see it listed here at CRG, but didn't notice it before. My White Book doesn't mention it.
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Re: Looking for an original 1967 706 interior car
« Reply #2 on: February 09, 2021, 12:28:57 AM »
I tried to post picture of trim tag...it didnít work,
If someone wants to PM me I will send them picture of trim tag so they can post it.

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Re: Looking for an original 1967 706 interior car
« Reply #3 on: February 09, 2021, 01:18:15 AM »
Wow, is this a new discovery ? 707 seems fairly rare, but never even heard of a 706. I now see it listed here at CRG, but didn't notice it before. My White Book doesn't mention it.

We have a few cars with it. Trying to figure out exact details. We have a pretty good idea but want verification.
Bryon / 1968 Camaro SS 396 coupe - now old school 468 big block
1967 Camaro RS/SS 396 coupe L35/M40 - 4 generation family project
Looking for 68 Camaro with body # NOR 181016

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Re: Looking for an original 1967 706 interior car
« Reply #4 on: February 09, 2021, 01:18:36 AM »
I tried to post picture of trim tag...it didnít work,
If someone wants to PM me I will send them picture of trim tag so they can post it.

You have a pm.
Bryon / 1968 Camaro SS 396 coupe - now old school 468 big block
1967 Camaro RS/SS 396 coupe L35/M40 - 4 generation family project
Looking for 68 Camaro with body # NOR 181016

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Re: Looking for an original 1967 706 interior car
« Reply #5 on: February 09, 2021, 01:55:00 AM »
Hi Bryon, I sent trim tag in pm to you.

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Re: Looking for an original 1967 706 interior car
« Reply #6 on: February 09, 2021, 02:14:28 AM »
Interesting color combo. I really like to see cars with unusual combos. Just can't get that nowadays.

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Re: Looking for an original 1967 706 interior car
« Reply #7 on: February 09, 2021, 02:26:04 AM »
Hi Bryon, I sent trim tag in pm to you.

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I do not see it. Send to bcm66@cox.net
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Looking for 68 Camaro with body # NOR 181016

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Re: Looking for an original 1967 706 interior car
« Reply #8 on: February 09, 2021, 03:04:36 AM »
We have a few cars with it. Trying to figure out exact details. We have a pretty good idea but want verification.

Very interesting. I kinda like the 707, but had thought it would look better with the black replacing the gold items. From the CRG description, it sounds like that's basically what the 706 consisted of. Cool, good luck finding an original !!

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  Y    Yellow                                  707
  Y    Yellow/Black (3)                        706
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 (1) Bench seat not available in convertible.     
 (2) Carpet, instrument panel, and steering wheel are black.
 (3) An alternate yellow/black custom interior offered late in the
 model year. No original examples found to date. Most lower interior
 parts were black instead of 707 yellow/gold including: carpet, seat
 backs, kick panels, etc.

I have a few pics of a restored 707 for those wanting to use their imagination of what a 706 looked like. :D



 
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Re: Looking for an original 1967 706 interior car
« Reply #9 on: February 09, 2021, 03:24:45 AM »
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Bryon / 1968 Camaro SS 396 coupe - now old school 468 big block
1967 Camaro RS/SS 396 coupe L35/M40 - 4 generation family project
Looking for 68 Camaro with body # NOR 181016

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Re: Looking for an original 1967 706 interior car
« Reply #10 on: February 09, 2021, 11:51:59 AM »
This is from a description from CRG

 (3) An alternate yellow/black custom interior offered late in the
 model year. No original examples found to date. Most lower interior
 parts were black instead of 707 yellow/gold including: carpet, seat
 backs, kick panels, etc.

So is this saying only seats, door panels & decor panels were the only things that were yellow? Maybe how they did it in 1969?...Joe
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Re: Looking for an original 1967 706 interior car
« Reply #11 on: February 09, 2021, 01:06:35 PM »
The vin number that goes with the trim tag on car with 706 interior is 123677N245617 (06E build date)
Looks like last week for 67 build.

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Re: Looking for an original 1967 706 interior car
« Reply #12 on: February 09, 2021, 02:23:29 PM »
Was the dash face gold or black in this car?  It's a little hard to tell for sure.

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Re: Looking for an original 1967 706 interior car
« Reply #13 on: February 09, 2021, 02:26:58 PM »
Black......seat backs are yellow

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Re: Looking for an original 1967 706 interior car
« Reply #14 on: February 09, 2021, 02:33:33 PM »
Just to clarify the dash is black...seat backs are yellow and door tops are painted yellow.