After a brainstorming session, Pontiac executives and engineers decided to slot a 389-ci V-8 into the intermediate-sized Tempest against GM rules and the GTO was created. Little did they know what a profound impact that decision would make. The GTO would become a sensation and later was recognized as the first muscle car of the 1960s. ......
These are the third generation Firebirds, instead of shameless muscle it is all high tech and came in three forms, a base model, the SE and the Trans Am. The body design was the selling factor, good looking and aerodynamic and powered by the GM 305 cu in V8. Annual improvements kept the sales up and after more than a decade from the end of the ......
Complete coverage for your Pontiac Mid-sized for (70-87) covering Bonneville (82-86), Grand Am (73-80), Grand Prix (70-87), LeMans (70-81and Tempest (1970) ( does not include diesel engine, High Output, Ram Air information or FWD models):
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Tempest - Supercharged - Convertible Le Mans - GTO - 194/110 - 194/155 - 194/166 - 194/250 - V8 326/260 - 326HO/280 - 389/325 - Royal Bobcat/320 - Technical Analysis - Road Tests - New Models - Comparisons