One of the more iconic of the dealer Super Camaros was the amazing Yenko Camaro. Unfortunately, Don Yenko built only 198 of them, and as predicted by the law of supply and demand, the price of an original is well beyond the reach of most of us. But even if we could afford one, would we really want to be limited by the options chosen by a stranger more than forty years ago? Imagine owning a Yenko Super Camaro for a fraction of the cost and equipped as you desire? If you can imagine it, we can build it. The 1969 BKPE Archetype Yenko, an exact replica of the original, is one phone call away. What can we build for you?

We invite our clients to review these specifications and available options and then click on Pricing Information to obtain information on how to order your own Yenko.


Body Type

Coupe with the COPO 9561 and 9737 Packages
Real Deal Steel
New with Factory-Like Body Work and Paint
BKPE 12 Month/12,000 Mile Bumper-to-Bumper, Limited Warranty




Correct L72 427 CID V-8 Engine – 425+hp
Functional Cowl Induction Ram-Air System
A.I.R. Emissions System

Accessory System

RPO K85 - 63 AMP Delcotron Generator
RPO N40 – Power Steering Pump and System

Cooling System

RPO V48 - Harrison 24” – 4 Row Heavy Duty Radiator with Curved Neck
RPO K02 – Temperature Controlled Fan

Fuel Delivery

Original-Style Fuel Tank with 3/8 Single-Feed Fuel Lines
Mechanical Fuel Pump


Original-Style Cast Iron Exhaust Manifolds
RPO N10 - 2” True-Duel Exhaust System with Single Muffler
Chrome Exhaust Tips

Electrical System

Original-Style Electrical System
RPO T60 – Heavy-Duty Battery


RPO M20 Wide-Ration 4-Speed Manual Transmission
RPO M46 - 11” Clutch with “621” Bellhousing
RPO M11 – Floor-Mounted Hurst Shifter
Original-Style Linkage and Pedals

Front Suspension

Classic 1969 Front Sub-Frame in Original Colors
RPO N44 – Quick Ratio Steering
13/16” Anti-Sway Bar

Rear Suspension

Original-Style Rear Suspension
RPO G31 - 4-Leaf Multi-Leaf Springs


Original-Style Driveshaft

Rear Axle

Original Style 12-Bolt Rear Axle with Choice of Ratios
RPO G80 Positraction Rear End
RPO G84 - 4:10 Rear Axle Ratio


RPO JL8 Power Front Disc/Rear Disc Brakes
Original-Style Emergency Brake System
Original-Style Brake Lines and Routing

Wheels and Tires

Chevy 15x7” Rally Wheels
Firestone E70x15 “Wide-Oval” Tires

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Original-Style Standard Interior in Choice of Colors
RPO B37 – Color Keyed Floor Mats
“YSC” Stenciling on Seat Headrests


Original-Style 140 MPH Speedometer in Left Pod
Original-Style Fuel Gauge in Right Pod
Original-Style Warning Lights
Stewart Warner Green Line Tachometer – Steering Wheel Mounted
Stewart Warner Green Line Gauges
    Below Center-Dash Mounted
    Chrome 3-Gauge Bezel
        Water Temperature Gauge
        Amp Gauge
        Oil Pressure Gauge


Original-Style Standard Steering Wheel
Original-Style Non-Tilt Steering Column

Color Availability



Original-Style Dome Light
RPO U25 – Trunk Light
PRO U26 – Underhood Light
RPO U27 – Glove Box Light
RPO U28 – Ash Tray Light
RPO U29 – Under Dash Courtesy Lights

Safety Equipment

Original-Style Standard Front and Rear Lap Belts
RPO AS1 – Standard Front Shoulder Belts


Radio Delete Equipment

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Original-Style 1969 Camaro Exterior
RPO ZL2 Special Ducted Hood
Classic Yenko Hood Decal (Black or White)
Classic Yenko Badging
Classic Yenko Window Decal

Safety Equipment

Passenger-Side Side-View Mirror

Color Availability

Daytona Yellow
Fathom Green
Hugger Orange
LeMans Blue
Olympic Gold
Rally Green


RPO D80 Original-Style Front and Rear Spoilers


Painted Steel Top

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Power Train Options


RPO M21 – Close-Ratio 4-Speed Manual Transmission
This option allows for quicker acceleration than the standard transmission.
RPO M22 – Heavy-Duty Close-Ratio 4-Speed Manual Transmission
Same as RPO M21, but designed for race-specific applications. This is a BKPE recommended option.
RPO M40 – Turbo Hydromatic 400 3- Speed Automatic Transmission
This option replaces the manual transmission in favor of the a 3-speed automatic transmission. This option includes RPO D55 – Console.


RPO C48 – Heater Delete
Options Removes the heating system from the Camaro to save weight and increase performance. NOTE – This option is recommended for off-road-use-only vehicles due to most states requiring heating systems to pass their vehicle inspection.
RPO JL8 – Power 4-Wheel Disc Brakes
Replaces the rear drum brakes with disc brakes with a built-in parking brake. This is a BKPE recommended option.
RPO NC8 – Chamber Exhaust System
Exchange the standard dual exhaust system with a chamber exhaust system that allows freer-flowing exhaust to increase the performance and millage of the vehicle. This is a BKPE recommended option.

Interior Options


RPO Z23 – Special Interior
Adds bright pedal trim; faux woodgrain accents on the instrument cluster, dash board and steering wheel; and a dash-mounted grab bar and trim. Included in RPO Z87 – Custom Interior.
RPO Z87 – Custom Interior
Replaces the standard door panels with custom door panels with built-in arm rests, unique door opening mechanism, and carpeted lower section. Include special seats with custom upholstery in standard colors or a houndstooth color pattern, and rear seat arms rests with built-in ashtrays. Includes RPO Z23 – Special Interior. This is a BKPE recommended option.


RPO U15 – Speed Warning Indicator
Allow the driver to set a dial at a chosen speed with a buzzer sounding if the driver exceeds that speed.
RPO U17 – Special Instrumentation
Replaces the center fuel gauge with fuel, amp meter, oil pressure and water temperature gauges located on the center console. Requires RPO D55 – Console. This is a BKPE recommended option.
RPO U35 – Electric Clock
Adds an analog electric clock to the instrument panel between the speedometer and tachometer. Requires both RPO D55 – Console and RPO U17 – Special Instrumentation.


RPO A31 – Power Windows
Adds the convenience of power windows to the Yenko.
RPO A67 – Fold Down Rear Seat
Allows the owner to fold down the rear seat back onto the rear seat bench, creating a shelf for additional storage space. NOTE – This option requires original, used GM parts of limited availability.
RPO D33 – Driver’s-Side Remote Controlled Side-View Mirror
Adds a joystick to the door panel that allowed the driver to control the side-view mirror from inside the vehicle.
RPO D34 – Driver’s Side Visor Vanity Mirror
Adds a vanity mirror to the inside of the driver’s side sun visor.
RPO D55 – Console
Adds a center console with storage bin and rear seat ashtray courtesy light. Includes faux wood grain trim on the steering wheel and instrument panel. This option is included when the M40 - TH400 Automatic Transmission option. This is a BKPE recommended option.
RPO N33 – Tilt Steering Column
Allows the driver to adjust the angle of the steering wheel for a more comfortable driving position.
RPO N34 – Rosewood Steering Wheel
Replaces the standard steering wheel with a faux wood grain steering for a more attractive appearance. Not available with RPO NK1 – Comfort Grip Steering Wheel
RPO NK1 – Comfort Grip Steering Wheel
Replaces the standard steering wheel with a steering wheel with a cushioned surface, allowing a more attractive appearance and a better surface with which to grip the wheel. Not available with RPO N34 – Rosewood Steering Wheel.

Safety Options

RPO A39 – Deluxe Front and Rear Lap Belts
Replaces the unsightly standard seat belt buckles with more attractive, brushed buckles. Includes RPO ZK3 – Deluxe Front Shoulder Belts.
RPO AS4 – Rear Seat Deluxe Shoulder Belts
Adds shoulder harnesses with the deluxe belt buckles to the rear seats. Requires RPO A39 – Deluxe Front and Rear Lap Belts.
RPO AS5 – Rear Seat Standard Shoulder Belts
Adds shoulder harnesses with the standard belt buckles to the rear seats. Not available with RPO A39 – Deluxe Front and Rear Lap Belts.
RPO C50 – Rear Window Defroster
Installs a blower in the rear package shelf to dehumidify the rear window during cold months. NOTE – This is an original, used GM unit of limited availability.
RPO CE1 – Headlight Washer System
Adds water jets above the headlights that clean the headlights while washing the windshield.

System Options

RPO U69 – AM/FM “Blue Dot” Radio
RPO U73 – Front Fender Mounted Telescoping Antenna
Adds an Antique Automobile Radio AM/FM “Blue Dot” Radio, an entertainment system that provides modern electronics in a package that mimics the original system. Includes Kenwood speakers mounted in the kick panels and a fender mounted telescoping antenna. This is a BKPE recommended option.

Exterior Options

Appearance Options

RPO B93 – Door Edge Guards
Adds a decorative metal strip to the trailing edged of each door to protect the door from dings when being opened.
RPO C08 – Vinyl Top
Depending on the exterior color, this option adds a black or white vinyl roof covering that is accented with bright metal trim.
RPO V31 – Front Bumper Guards
Adds bumper guards to the front chrome bumper. Not available with RPO VE3 – Endura Bumper.
PRO V32 – Rear Bumper Guards
Adds bumper guards to the rear chrome bumper.
RPO VE3 – Endura Bumper
Replaces the chrome front bumper with a body-colored urethane-covered steel bumper. Not available with RPO V31 – Front Bumper Guards. This is a BKPE recommended option.
RPO Z21 – Style Trim Group
Adds bright headlight and parking light bezel moldings, wheel opening moldings, roof rail moldings and rocket panel moldings. Also includes black body sills regardless of exterior color.
American Racing 15x7” Torq Thrust-D Wheels
E70x15 Goodyear "Polyglass" Tires
Replaces the Rally Wheels with the famous Torq Thrust-D wheels for a classic Yenko look. This is a BKPE recommended option.

Safety Options

RPO A01 – Tinted Glass
Replaces all of the glass with glass with a slight tint to reduce the glare caused by lights exterior to the vehicle. This option is not available with RPO A02.
RPO A02 – Tinted Windshield
Identical to RPO A01, but replaces only the front windshield glass. This option is not available with RPO A01. This is a BKPE recommended option.


Front License Plate Bracket
For states requiring vehicles be equipped with front license plates, this option equips the Yenko with the bracket to attach the front license plate.
Spare Tire and Jack Equipment
Believing that many of our clients would remove the trunk-mounted spare tire equipment to save unnecessary weight, we have made the provision of the equipment optional.

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Please note that these specifications are subject to change without notice. BKPE assumes no responsibility for any damages resulting from our changing vehicle specifications.