Pontiac


Pontiac was a GM brand that was discontinued back in 2010. Famous Pontiac models include the vintage GTO, the ugly Aztek, and the last muscle-car they made, the G8.


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Top 10 Worst Engine Names

Top 10 Worst Engine Names

Usually the engine found inside a vehicle receives a name based on some sort of manufacturer specific numbering and lettering convention. However, every once in a while a manufacturer will feel a little fiery and give that new hunk of metal an actual, proper name. These names, more often than not, conjure up images of…

Chevrolet SS Might be Delayed due to Franchising Laws

Chevrolet SS Might be Delayed due to Franchising Laws

We found out recently that the 2014 Chevrolet SS Performance Sedan is likely coming in 2014. We also speculated that this car is likely a re-release of the old Pontiac G8, which is based on the Holden Commodore (seen above)

Custom Rear-Drive Pontiac Grand Am Drag Racer is Awesome, But Ugly

Custom Rear-Drive Pontiac Grand Am Drag Racer is Awesome, But Ugly

Every custom car project should begin with a vision of not only what the end result should look like, but what its purpose will be. While this 1986 Pontiac Grand Am clearly has some excellent fabrication work and high-quality parts, the finished product is one confused project. Even though you shouldn’t “judge a book by…

Pontiac Aztek in High Demand… by Canadian Thieves

Pontiac Aztek in High Demand… by Canadian Thieves

Canadian car thieves have an affinity for the ugly, or so it would seem based on recently released data. Do you remember the Pontiac Aztek? It’s OK if you don’t, we smacked our heads against a brick wall over its design too. But its ugly looks haven’t stopped it from making number eight on the…

Classic American Muscle Left to Rot in Japan [Video]

Daniel O’Grady runs a website called Japanese Castle Explorer, where he documents and shares his experiences while exploring all of Japan’s historical castles. O’Grady is an Australian who also clearly has a passion for classic American muscle, for when he came across this lot of rusted vintage American muscle cars, he couldn’t help but share…

The Monkees’ 1966 Pontiac GTO Replica Up For Auction

The Monkees’ 1966 Pontiac GTO Replica Up For Auction

Hey, hey, it’s the Monkees’ 1966 Pontiac GTO. Ok, so it’s not the actual car the wacky band used to drive on their TV show, but this pristine replica will still draw a crowd wherever you drive it. A detailed replica of the famous TV car (which was named the Monkeemobile), this 1966 GTO is…

1970 Pontiac GTO Judge is Certifiably Perfect [Retro Resale]

Having just 158-miles on the odometer, this 1970 Pontiac GTO Judge hasn’t a single flaw and with an asking price of just $49,900, we can’t even complain about its price. The numbers-matching GTO Judge was restored to better than showroom condition and was expertly detailed with a Judge stripe package – which can be removed…

World’s Cleanest Pontiac Trans Am For Sale [Retro Resale]

World’s Cleanest Pontiac Trans Am For Sale [Retro Resale]

In a follow-up to the world’s cleanest retro Camaro we’ve ever seen, up for sale is the world’s cleanest Pontiac Trans Am. This 1978 Trans Am is a Gold Special Edition model, restored from the frame up and has only 11,237 miles on it. Asking price? A rather steep $45,900 – but as you can…

One-Off 1964 Pontiac Banshee Prototype For Sale [Video]

Originally proposed as a competitor to Ford‘s Mustang, the XP-833 project got two working prototypes, one a V8 convertible while the other was a coupe with a straight-six powerplant. The project was squashed in 1966, as GM’s brand-conscious boardroom wasn’t interested in producing the Banshee and both prototypes were ordered to be destroyed. But of…

1980 Pontiac Trans Am 20th Anniversary Turbo Pace Car [Retro Resale]

One of only 5,700 1980 Pontiac Trans Am Turbo Pace cars is up for sale, in mint condition and clearly a nice collectible. It sports only 11,285-miles on the odometer with an asking price of $29,900 – which is a killer deal for any classic car collector. The Turbo Pace Car was built to commemorate…