Pontiac Barn Finds

Stunning Martinique Blue: 1978 Pontiac Trans Am

Pontiac was hitting its stride in 1978 and improved on its ever-popular Trans Am model by increasing horsepower and offering the Trans Am in some new exterior colors. This car is painted in Martinique Blue which is a stunning… more»

Convertible Conversion: 1975 Pontiac Trans Am

The last Pontiac Firebird convertible was officially built in 1969 (until years later), but conversions have popped up from time to time. Of 84,063 Firebirds produced in 1975, 27,274 of them came as Trans Am’s. That was two years… more»

V8 Transplant: 1968 Pontiac Firebird Drop-Top

This beautifully restored Pontiac Firebird convertible is from the car’s encore year (1968), left the factory with an inline-six engine, and has since been upgraded to a 400 V8 with a 4-speed. Some of the work, such as the… more»

Rare 5-Speed: 1986 Pontiac Firebird

This 1986 Pontiac Firebird is a rare find both for its impressive condition and for being a factory-built 5-speed, which the seller contends makes it one of just 500 cars made that year with three pedals. Condition looks tidy,… more»

Owned For 50 Years! 1970 Pontiac GTO

Long-term ownership is usually a good sign with any classic car, but when you find one that has been loved and cherished by the same person for 50-years, the chances are that you have found something pretty special. That… more»

Original 455: 1970 Pontiac Bonneville Convertible

There are times in life where we are forced to make compromises, and the classic car scene is no exception. It isn’t uncommon for enthusiasts to bypass the convertible option because a growing family can mean that there isn’t… more»

389 Tri-Power: 1965 Pontiac GTO

Some classic cars take your breath away when you look at them, but they are even more breathtaking when you delve below the surface. This 1965 Pontiac GTO demonstrates these traits perfectly. Not only does it present beautifully, but… more»

Rare 1980 Pontiac Firebird Turbo Formula

Total sales for Pontiac’s Trans Am/Formulas hit an all-time high in 1979. The next year, Pontiac introduced the Turbo Trans Am/Formula as the top performer. On paper, the cars look comparable but on the street, owner’s soon realized the… more»

Spotless Survivor: 1967 Pontiac Tempest Custom

It’s always good practice to garage your classic car when it isn’t in use, and the owner of this 1967 Pontiac Tempest Custom subscribes to that theory. As a result, he owns a tidy and clean survivor that appears… more»

First Year GOAT: 1964 Pontiac GTO

First generation Pontiac GTOs are largely credited with popularizing the muscle car movement of the 1960s. It would be one of four similar cars launched by General Motors in 1964, but the GTO captured the most attention. From the… more»

One of 250 4-Speed: 1984 Pontiac Fiero Pace Car Edition

While craigslist can be a vast desert of bad photos, worse grammar, and laughable prices, every now and again you get a seller who puts the effort in to make a killer ad. The owner of this 1984 Pontiac… more»

Ram Air Equipped: Clean 1970 Pontiac Firebird Formula

Ford released its Mustang in 1964, leaving the other two of The Big Three to play catch-up. By the late ‘60s, GM had their twins, the Camaro and the Firebird, to compete. This 1970 model is the first year… more»

Airport Coach: 1961 Pontiac Catalina Safari

Given the attrition that occurs over 60 years, you don’t see all that many 1961 cars these days. But you almost never see one that was converted into a coach to transport passengers to and from the airport. Such… more»

1 of 276: 1972 Pontiac Firebird Formula HO 455

I am not sure how this dealership got its hands on this car but they know what they have. In 1972, GM labor went on strike and limited the number of Camaros and Firebirds that were produced. This was… more»

Mystery Machine: 1968 Pontiac GTO

This 1968 Pontiac GTO is a barn find that comes with an air of mystery. The seller provides limited details for prospective buyers, but he does offer the option of tackling any project build on the new owner’s behalf…. more»

Ultra-rare Roller: 1962 Pontiac Grand Prix 421 SD

Many would trace the beginnings of the muscle car era to the birth of Pontiac’s GTO in 1964, and it’s probably as good a date as any. Yet the GTO was preceded by a number of street-and-strip powerhouses, notably… more»