Celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2004, the Pontiac GTO is a true American automotive milestone. The 1964 GTO packaged several high-performance components-floor shift, performance suspension, 389 V-8 engine, quick steering, and dual exhaust. This book offers the inside story of the long and distinguished history of Pontiac's GTO on the streets and race tracks of America. Author and photographer Steve Statham traces the evolution of the GTO in its first decade, through all models including the Tri-powers, Ram Air models, Royal Bobcats, the Judge, and more.Previous... 427-ci big-block V-8 w; winner on NASCAR superspeedways and NHRAdi strips, but the Galaxiea#39;s 4, 000- pound curb weight and resemblance to ... And many of these otr manufacturers had no qualms about shoveling their largest e gines into their intermediate cars, as did General Moto Chryslera#39;s 426-ci street Hemi arrived in 1966, with the 440 big-block V-8 following in 1967 in the new Plymouth Glanbsp;...
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