The 700R4 transmission was introduced by Chevrolet in 1981 to run with the 1982 model year vehicles. It was designed for truck and larger car applications. Some examples of Chevrolet vehicles that can carry the 700R4 include the Blazer, the Camaro, the Corvette, and the Impala. The 700R4 had a run of about 10 years before it was upgraded to the 4L60 variant. Monster provides a heavy duty, super duty, and an Xtreme SS model, each having a higher rating of horsepower and torque.