1970 pontiac gto - graceland gto “doing the math, you see that i lived the first 15 years of my life without [the gto] and the subsequent 28 years with it” car: 1970 pontiac gto . The first car that i remember riding in was my dads 64 gto with a tri-power and 3-speed manual quite the first car memory probably why i love muscle cars to this day. Heres some pics of my 68 gto that is currently getting restored figured i would post some pics for everyone to enjoy when i first got the car http:/. The pontiac gto became known as the goat due to an interpretation of the letters that make up its name figuratively speaking, the car's defiant, stripped-to-the-basics personality also had a hand in cementing the moniker, according to edmundscom it is speculated that the acronym gto, which . The first generation of the gto was a muscle car produced in the 1960s and the 1970s although there were muscle cars introduced earlier that the gto,   the pontiac gto is considered by some to have started the trend with all four domestic automakers offering a variety of competing models.
Christian, please take your nationalistic views somewhere else, this is a 288 gto appreciation thread, and the cars, not the countries which in your opinion should have a right to sell them should be the focus. Or i really miss my first car i'd do anything to get it back the lost car registry has been all over the media lately 1967 burgandy pontiac gto 2 door last . Hickey surprised apple by restoring his father's first car, a 1970 pontiac gto dave apple of columbus gives a thumbs-up moments july 28 after discovering he was sitting inside his first car . The pontiac gto judge is a car that very nearly didn’t exist it was originally intended as a cheaper, entry level version of the pontiac gto called the “et” that would compete with the less expensive but no less popular plymouth road runner, however this plan didn’t survive its .
Ferrari liked what he saw and this relationship bodied the first 4-cylinder ferrari sports racing car, the 625tf, and then the 500 mondial that same year and to future members of club gto, i . Here are some of the style and safety differences between the last two years of the first generation pontiac gto, 1966 and 1967 some classic car collectors will . “my first car was a ’69 camaro, and i regret it to this day “i wanted to make my gto drive like a newer car, and i thought it would be cool to have an aggressive stance, a modern .
Smart guy - that '67 gto with 402 cu in v-8 and edelbrock high-rise intake with supercharger will beat just about anything on the track honda driver - yeah rite dawg my honda civic wit nawzzzzz port injekshon wud ownn that piese of america car crap ps - using the initials gto to stand for anything japanese should constitute a federal offense. The pick of the day is a 1964 pontiac gto, midsize car credited with launching the muscle-car performance wars of the 1960s it was the first day of introduction . My favorite from this period happens to be the gto, which everyone knows was a rebadged holden monaro from gm's australian holden division (it was also exported to the middle east as a chevy .
Other street-fighting rivals might have caught up to the gto’s speed, but none of them could claim to have been the first muscle car in 1964, the tempest’s gto option added a 325-horsepower 389 v8, with 1075:1 compression ratio and a four-barrel carburetor. An appreciation of the 288 gto thread i think it may be the first time i've seen one 'in the flesh' (most beautiful car ever in my eye) wonderful mould of automotive gorgeousness . Why so angry dude i am a muscle car lady and my favorite is the gto make or model as long as i hear the sound of the motor and the excitement that these vehicles . 1964 1st generation: gto muscle car number one pontiac gto - the greatest muscle car of all time the gto was the first american car to denote engine displacement . Visit me at my tkcs-stl booth rollin’ with the fin man iii will take place on friday, july 13 we will be visiting a restoration shop, a private collection and possibly a classic car dealer.
I want to find the owner of a 1968 gto which was my first car i have the vin and original invoice from the factory where can i look up vin -. Sweetride66 asked a 1966 pontiac gto coupe car customization question 4 years ago should i modify my original 389 i have a numbers matching 66 gto i have been thinking about boring 30 over, roller rockers, dish pistons, and a cam. Update 9/2012: i have bought this car from my father-in-law, it's now mine original story: i've been wanting to post this for months, but held off until i got all the relevant pics together and had a chance to actually see and drive the car myself. I spent the better part of my teens and early twenties driving a 1973 el camino, a wreck with a the 2006 gto was the last muscle car the automaker ever produced .
The first generation gto was a muscle car of the 1960's and 1970's era although there were earlier muscle cars, the pontiac gto is considered by some to hav. The 2005 pontiac gto is a two-door sports car that is now upgraded from a 350 hp 57l v8 to a 400 hp 60l v8, for the new model year. Took my car to it's first cruise friday night everybody on the board has been extremely helpful so far i got a ton of compliments on the car and alot of people were taking pics. The muscle car that started it all was the pontiac gto, of course right depends on who you ask an argument can be made for the 1955 chrysler 300, the first high-performance variant with track numbers to back it up.
Probably one of the first sets of aftermarket wheels i’ve seen my over-eager gto owner, these wheels are what’s known as “flow formed”, meaning the . 1964-74 pontiac gto the legendary 1964 pontiac gto kicked off the wild 1960s muscle car market with a roar and made detroit the world center for affordable high-performance cars it can be argued that cars such as the light 1949 oldsmobile with its new rocket v-8 or the 1955 chrysler 300 hemi v-8--first mass-produced 300-horsepower car--were .