Pontiac GTO Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Pontiac GTO.

Results 1 - 20 of 133 in Pontiac GTO

  1. 2014 Corvette Stingray Beats Arctic Blast of Old Man WinterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Corvettes

    ... of colorful characters (David E. Davis and Brock Yates spring to mind) and outrageous comparison articles (Pontiac GTO vs. Ferrari GTO and the GMC Syclone vs. Ferrari 348ts, to mention just two). They never seem to pass up a chance to tip over the ...

    Comment?

  2. AJ's Car of the Day '64 Pontiac GTO 2 door HardtopRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | WPLR

    Pontiac GTO was an option package for the Tempest model, available for the two-door coupe, hardtop, and convertible body styles. It was the brainchild of Pontiac engine specialist / engineer Russell Gee, chassis engineer Bill Collins, and Pontiac chief engineer John DeLorean.

    Comment?

  3. Seiko SilverWave 697990 ExplainedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Fratellowatches.com

    Today's article is a lesson in watch esoterica: perhaps not for Seiko addicts, but I hope to bring some attention to what I think is a significant piece of the company's history. Recently, we featured an article about Seiko's first professional dive watch, the 62MAS .

    Comment?

  4. Could taxes go up on gas in Tennenssee?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    A classic 1969 Pontiac GTO gets about 9 miles per gallon. A 2006 GTO gets an average of 18 miles per gallon.

    Comment?

  5. Racing legend joins car collectors in St. CharlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Daily Herald

    Volunteers from three local car clubs worked together Sunday to bring the 24th annual Buick, Olds, Pontiac, Cadillac Swap Meet and Car Corral to the Kane County Fairgrounds. The sold-out event in St. Charles attracted more than 80 vendors selling everything from motor mounts and fenders to complete cars and collectibles for General Motors fans.

    Comment?

  6. Apple should eye list of auto industry failuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | USA Today

    ... go-go '70s. Good looks. A promising career at GM where he had made a name for himself with muscle cars like the Pontiac GTO. And unlimited ambition. This last trait got the better of him. In 1976, DeLorean decided the world needed a space-age ...

    Comment?

  7. Apple, beware the DeLorean riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | USA Today

    ... go-go '70s. Good looks. A promising career at GM where he had made a name for himself with muscle cars like the Pontiac GTO. And unlimited ambition. This last trait got the better of him. In 1976, DeLorean decided the world needed a space-age ...

    Comment?

  8. AJ's Car of the Day '72 Pontiac GTO 2-Door Post CoupeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | WPLR

    By 1972, Pontiac's GTO went from a separate model line to a $353.88 option package for both the Le Mans and Le Mans Sport coupes. On the base Le Mans line, the GTO package could be had with either the low-priced pillared coupe or hardtop coupe.

    Comment?

  9. Drive the classic car of your dreams at the Official Gem Tour, March 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Examiner.com

    ... through March 21. These cars cannot be found just anywhere. Choices include a 1966 Mustang Flashback, a 1968 Pontiac GTO, a 1969 Chevy Camaro SS, a 1971 Dodge Challenger R/T, and a 1972 Corvette Stingray. Scheduling will be exclusive, offering a ...

    Comment?

  10. 1959 Chevrolet Impala - Truly TimelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Hot Rod Magazine

    ... classic Chevy modern custom flavors. It was Mohsen's wish to have front and rear captain's seats, and cut-down Pontiac GTO buckets were the answer. Allen Wray of Conejo Upholstery in Thousand Oaks, who had worked on the earlier Timeless Impala, ...

    Comment?

  11. Speedway Motors and SCCA Announce the CAM Schedule for 2015 for Muscle Cars that TurnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Hemmings Auto Blogs

    ... through the present, but with a 100-inch minimum wheelbase and a 3,000 pound minimum weight, such as the 2004-06 Pontiac GTO and the more recent G8 as well as the current Chevrolet SS. CAM-S steps up the performance a notch or two to include ...

    Comment?

  12. AJ's Car of the Day '64 Pontiac Royal Bobcat GTO ConvertibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | WPLR

    Beginning in 1964, GTO was an option package for Pontiac's Tempest model that was available for the two-door coupe, hardtop and convertible. The $295 package included a 325 hp, 389 cu in V8 with a single Carter AFB 4-barrel carburetor and dual exhaust, chromed valve covers and air cleaner, a seven-blade clutch fan, 3-speed Hurst floor-shifted manual transmission, stiffer springs, larger diameter front sway bar, wider wheels mounted on 7.50 14 Redline tires, dual hood scoops, and GTO badges.

    Comment?

  13. 1969 Pontiac GTO - Judge Him NotRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | Hot Rod Magazine

    ... he bought the car that has become the anchor of his collection: a striking black, worked-over, and nasty 1969 Pontiac GTO model. This Ram Air IV Judge's history remains mostly obscured by the mists of time. What is known is that the car, already ...

    Comment?

  14. Hot Rod Roundup - 32 and CountingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Hot Rod Magazine

    ... who pick the Best of Show. The Best Street Machine went to Don Nickleson who took home the award with his '69 Pontiac GTO, while the Best Street Cruiser went to Larry Smith for his '53 Buick convertible built by Frank Tetro. The '53 was a double ...

    Comment?

  15. Amelia's Obscure and Stylish Orphan Concept CarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Auto Channel

    The 20th annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance will present a unique class of Orphan Concept Cars of the 1950s and early sixties. They may have failed to save their creators, but they succeeded by becoming the sort of delightfully obscure automotive exotica that inspires and motivates collectors.

    Comment?

  16. Step aside, Murilee now owns the Kustom KoronaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | AutoWeek

    ... the East Bay with that single tinny Toyota dash speaker buzzing away. The following year, I picked up a 1967 Pontiac GTO for $113. It ran, sort of, but had been hit on every panel, leaked so badly during rainstorms that mushrooms grew on the ...

    Comment?

  17. A Hi-Po Ignition With Resto LooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Hot Rod Magazine

    ... dimensions as the original factory units and include an internal rev limiter. We installed one in a 1965 Pontiac GTO along with an MSD Blaster 2 coil and MSD 8.5mm wires. To further retain the original look of the engine compartment, we added a ...

    Comment?

  18. Jacksonville man gives classic muscle car experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | WTLV

    ... in one car and spend all day online researching it," Suarez said. A 1972, tuxedo black Stingray, a 1968 Pontiac GTO, a 1969 Camaro, a 1971 Dodge Challenger and a 1966 Mustang all make up his collection. In all he says he's spent more than $100,000 ...

    Comment?

  19. Parenting column: Kids' lavish gifts show parents are 'just plain nuts'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... perspective, my high-school graduation gift from my parents was $50. A friend's parents bought him a brand-new Pontiac GTO. Guess whose parents were just plain nuts. If you're having difficulty figuring that out, consider that a month later my ...

    Comment?

  20. Paul and Rosa by Harry Anderson Jr. is ReleasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Pontiac GTO was introduced in 1964. Credited by many as the sole reason for the muscle car boom of the 1960s and '70s, the GTO is still held in high regard by many muscle car enthusiasts.

    Comment?