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  1. 7 Awesome American Muscle CarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Boston.com

    Because it is a genre that enthusiasts are passionate about, you are bound to generate some criticism when compiling a list of the seven greatest muscle cars of all time. However, Bankrate stuck its neck out to do just that.

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  2. Keep your motor runningRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | The New Zealand Herald

    Radio host Mel Homer and her husband, Andy Pilcher, with their dream car, a Holden Premier. Their sons, from left, Jesse, 14, Tom, 8, and Finn, 11, all love the car.

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  3. AJ's Car of the Day '74 Pontiac GTO Hatchback CoupeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | WPLR

    In 1974, when looking for an entry into the compact muscle market that was being dominated by Plymouth's Duster 360, Ford Maverick Grabber and AMC's Hornet X, Pontiac moved its GTO option to the compact Pontiac Ventura, which shared its basic body shell and sheet metal with Chevrolet's Nova model. The GTO option was available in both the base Ventura and Ventura Custom lines as either a two-door Sedan or Hatchback.

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  4. 10 cars most likely to get ticketedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | KLKN

    ... most-ticketed cars and the percentage of owners with recent violations on their records: 1. Subaru WRX: 33.6% 2. Pontiac GTO: 32.7% 3. Scion FR-S: 32.6% 4. Toyota Supra: 30.8% 5. Subaru Tribeca: 29.7% 6. Volkswagen Rabbit: 29.6% 7. Mercury Topaz: ...

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  5. AJ's Car of the Day '67 Pontiac Firebird Ram-Air 400 CoupeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | WPLR

    ... its bumpers were integrated into the design of the front end and its rear "slit" taillights were inspired by the Pontiac GTO model. From 1967 to '69, Pontiac's 326 and 400 cu in engines made up the V8 offerings. The 400 model's optional Ram Air IV ...

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  6. Lifelong gearhead loves '68 GTORead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | SFGate

    Photos of Ken Skistimas and his 1968 Pontiac GTO Coupe. Photographed on September 8, 2014 at the Seal Point County Park, San Mateo CA.

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  7. Driving Impression: 1969 Pontiac GTO Judge Ram Air III 4-speedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Hemmings Auto Blogs

    Note: I write up driving impressions of virtually every car I photograph, within a couple of days of the drive, so everything is fresh in my memory. Occasionally, because of the constraints of format, the prepared text doesn't run.

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  8. 'Two-Lane Blacktop' 1955 Chevy two-door sedan heads to auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Hemmings Auto Blogs

    ... embarks on a cross-country race for pink slips with "GTO" (played by Warren Oates), a middle-ager in a new 1970 Pontiac GTO who clearly represents "the establishment." Neither car makes it to Washington D.C., but that's beside the point, since the ...

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  9. Hemmings Finds of the Day - 1969 and 1970 Pontiac GTOsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Hemmings Auto Blogs

    At first glance, and even after skimming over the descriptions of these two cars, it looks like somebody accidentally re-uploaded the same listing for a black GTO. That's not the case, however, with this 1969 Pontiac GTO and 1970 Pontiac GTO for sale on Hemmings.com, both Ram Air IV automatic cars, both painted Starlight Black and sitting on steelies and bias-plies, both special-ordered new and drag raced by a Pontiac dealer in British Columbia, both capable of mid-12-second quarter-mile times.

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  10. The 2014 Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals Happens This Weekend in ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Corvettes

    ... will include a 45th anniversary celebration of the 1969 model year and a 50th anniversary celebration for the Pontiac GTO. Numerous seminars will take place throughout the weekend. Topics range from collector car appraisals to reproduction tires to ...

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  11. AJ's Car of the Day '69 Pontiac GTO Royal BobcatRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | WPLR

    In the 1960s, Ace Wilson's Royal Pontiac in Royal Oak, Michigan offered a special tune-up package for Pontiac 389 engines. Many were fitted to GTOs, with components and instructions that could be purchased by mail, or installed by the dealer.

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  12. Chevrolet SS May Not Be ReplacedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | BenzConnection

    Chevrolet's SS muscle sedan was only introduced for 2014 but production of the car will last just until the end of calendar year 2017-at the latest-since the only place in the world where it's produced, Holden's plant in Australia, has been confirmed to shut by the same date . Could the SS end up a one-hit wonder like two previous Holden-built cars sold here, the Pontiac GTO and G8? Sadly, that could be the case based on a new report.

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  13. Delaware Valley Wrestling Foundation announces 2014 car show winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... and came away with trophies - but not for golf. They won for their beautifully restored vehicles, namely a 1969 Pontiac GTO shown by Andy Ducharme of Mount Bethel; a 1945 Dodge pickup with a 354 Hemi engine plus a 1932 Ford nose and a 1931 Ford ...

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  14. Why this gearhead won't own more than two carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Globe and Mail

    Peter Cheney's friend Matt has been restoring a 1967 Pontiac GTO for quite some time, with no end in sight. Peter Cheney's friend Matt has been restoring a 1967 Pontiac GTO for quite some time, with no end in sight.

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  15. 1970 Pontiac GTO$69,995Streetside Classics - AtlantaRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2014 | Racing Milestones

    Legends are earned the hard way, and not every car with a big engine from the muscle car era qualifies. But one special car that can do it ?" and do it all day long - carries the intimidating name of 'The Judge'.

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  16. Pontiac GTO: The Great One Turns 50Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Hot Rod Magazine

    The Tiger. The Goat. GeeTo. The Great One. The Humbler. Call it what you will, but when the Pontiac GTO was introduced to America in September 1963, it created an entirely new market segment that sparked a reaction throughout the auto industry.

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  17. One of two built, Ron Pratte's Pontiac Bonneville Special heads to auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Hemmings Auto Blogs

    ... it did accomplish its mission of helping to paint Pontiac in a slightly less stodgy light. A decade later, the Pontiac GTO would help to solidify the youthful image of the brand, one that would last nearly until the brand's demise in 2010. Oddly ...

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  18. SLP's Tuner 2004 Pontiac GTORead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Hot Rod Magazine

    In the 1960s, there existed a very special Pontiac dealership in Royal Oak, Michigan. Owned by Ace Wilson Jr., Royal Pontiac offered some of the fastest, best-performing, and most-sought-after Pontiac GTOs of the era.

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  19. 1969 Pontiac GTO - Too Legit to QuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Hot Rod Magazine

    The goat's scuffed fender makes Chris Moseley a bit uneasy. So do the torn seat covers and the rags zip-tied around the valve-cover breather.

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  20. Official: Holden Sandman V8 Supercar concept celebrates at Surfers Paradise [w/video]Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Autoblog

    Even if it only ever made it Stateside as a coupe ( Pontiac GTO ) and sedan ( Chevy SS ), GM's Australian division Holden offers its Commodore in a number of bodystyles: sedan, wagon, even a truck-bedded ute. And what's more, Aussie buyers can (for ...

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