The Chevrolet Camaro and Pontiac Firebird brands will be resurrected following a brief hiatus beginning in 2002, sources tell Ward's. That scenario confirms a possibility raised in October by other General Motors Corp. insiders regarding the sports cars' future (see Ward's Automotive Reports — Oct. 25, '99, p.1). Camaro and Firebird likely will skip a model year, maybe more, before possibly returning to the pony car market in the '04 model year with a fresh design and new, more powerful ...

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