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Originally a maker of horse-drawn carriages, the first Pontiac automobile was introduced by General Motors in 1926 - the Series 6-27. Pontiac started off building solid, reliable cars that weren't particularly exciting. That all changed, however, with the introduction of the 178-horsepower overhead valve V-8 engine in 1955. Sales grew substantially and Pontiac became known for building performance-oriented automobiles.

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2009 Pontiac Vibe AWD

2009 Pontiac Vibe AWD

It has become abundantly clear that we are a society that doesn’t accept compromise. Love TV, but hate commercials? Tivo your favorite shows and watch them whenever you want. Can’t decide between three side dishes at Denny’s? Get em’ all!
2009 Pontiac G8 Sedan

2009 Pontiac G8 Sedan

Built on GMs latest version of its global rear-wheel drive architecture, the 2009 Pontiac G8 lineup includes three sedans with V6 or V8 power, manual or automatic transmissions, and a healthy dose of Aussie attitude.

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Top 10 Torque Titans of America

Top 10 Torque Titans of America
On American Independence Day, better known as the 4th of July, we celebrate everything to do with the United States of America, and where would this nation be without its cars.  But this all-American list celebrates the unsung hero in every one of our vehicles that usually doesn’t catch the headlines: Torque. It helps you jump... more

Top 10 Worst Vehicle Nicknames

Top 10 Worst Vehicle Nicknames
Like ‘em or not, nicknames are a way of life. Perhaps you were called four eyes as a child because of your glasses. If your teeth were bedazzled with braces train tracks may have been a more appropriate term of endearment. Of course various companies have earned themselves disparaging nicknames as well. The Home Despot,... more

GM Recalls Igniton Switch’ Cars Again for Different Part

GM Recalls Igniton Switch’ Cars Again for Different Part
The GM recall has officially gone from snowball to avalanche. The American automaker has announced that it is issuing an additional recall for the already-recalled 2.6 million vehicles. Those vehicles are currently called back for having faulty ignition switches, an issue linked to at least 13 deaths. Now, the same vehicles have an issue with... more

GM Will Repair Recalled Pontiac Vibes

GM Will Repair Recalled Pontiac Vibes
The Pontiac Vibe will be included in the recent massive Toyota recall, with work being done by GM dealerships. The Pontiac Vibe and the Toyota Matrix share major components, one of which includes the affected cable in to the airbag. According to the American automaker, about 40,500 Vibe vehicles from the 2009-2010 model years will... more

GM Ignition Switch Recall Balloons to 2.2M Vehicles

GM Ignition Switch Recall Balloons to 2.2M Vehicles
General Motors‘ ignition switch recall just got a whole lot bigger. The American automaker is expanding the recall to another 971,000 vehicles, 824,000 of which are in the U.S. The added vehicles cover the 2008-2010 Saturn Ion and Sky, Pontiac G5 and Solstice and the Chevrolet HHR. In addition, the 2008-2011 Chevrolet Cobalt has been... more

GM Under NHTSA’s Microscope for Recall Timing

GM Under NHTSA’s Microscope for Recall Timing
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is investigating GM’s timeliness regarding its expanded ignition switch recall. General Motors is in the spotlight for faulty ignition switches that have resulted in a recall of nearly 1.4 million cars. The regulatory agency will make sure GM followed proper legal procedures and met all reporting requirements. Supposedly, the... more