Manual GM G-body cars are as rare as the uncrushed dreams of aspiring lottery winners. Every once in a great, great while, an El Camino pops up with selectable gears for a fair price. Find this 1980 Chevrolet El Camino for sale in Bakersfield, CA for only $1,000 via craigslist. Tip from Rock On.
The interior looks like you'd expect the inside of a thousand-money Camino to look like. Nice but mismatched examples of the grandma's-sofa-pillows-stitched-to-a-crappy-truck-bench car sofas have been sourced from something substantially bluer. The radio has been at some point grounded to the shift bezel but who can't admit to worse?
Matt, a self-proclaimed bottom-feeder of the classic car market, spends half of his time buying cars, half of his time retrieving them, and the remaining third on keeping them on the road.