Pontiac Barn Finds

389 V8 Beauty: 1964 Pontiac Catalina 2+2

In 1964, Pontiac wanted to offer a sporty version of its entry-level full-size car, so they created the Catalina 2+2, a trim option only for coupes and convertibles. The 2+2 came with bucket seats, a console, special trim and… more»

Modern Muscle Car: 2001 Pontiac Trans Am Convertible

High mileage shouldn’t be too much of a deterrent from buying your chosen hobby car if the maintenance and general cosmetic condition check out. I suppose hardcore “collectors” only consider vehicles with mileage below a certain figure, but that… more»

Solid Floors: 1967 Pontiac GTO Convertible

Currently in a project state, this ’67 Pontiac GTO Convertible is quite a promising project. With a solid body and stellar floors, this muscle car looks as if it would need little in the body/paintwork department. The car does… more»

Turbo Bird: 1976 Pontiac Trans Am Turbo

The 1976 Pontiac Trans Am became a triumph of style over substance. While it was an attractive looking car that could command its share of attention, it found itself crippled by tightening emission regulations. Hmm, how to extract some… more»

Last Running In 1979: 1953 Pontiac Chieftain

The Chieftain was Pontiac’s low-priced model throughout the 1950s. The car was part of Pontiac’s post-war automobile production comeback, along with the rest of the industry. Both six and eight-cylinder L-head engines were available, which believe the former is… more»

No Reserve: 1972 Pontiac Trans Am 455 HO

UPDATE 1/18/2021 – This Pontiac Trans Am 455 HO has been relished. There’s no word on why it didn’t sell last time around, but it’s being offered again without a reserve. You can find it here on eBay. FROM… more»

Original 455 HO: 1970 Pontiac GTO

While it might not be essential, there are plenty of boxes that it is nice to tick when the time comes for someone to choose the next restoration project that they are considering tackling. It is a bonus if… more»

Looking For A Project? Take Your Pick!

This seller has several cars for sale and they’re all projects, although some will need more work than others. Most of them are Chrysler products and you can grab one for as little as $1,000. Nothing is more than… more»

Garage Find 400 V8: 1970 Pontiac GTO

To many in the muscle car world, the Pontiac GTO was king, credited with starting the muscle car movement in the 1960s and 1970s.  Pontiac had always strived to be the performance division of General Motors and 1970 was… more»

No Reserve: 1970 Pontiac GTO “Judge”

Finding a classic muscle car like a 1970 Pontiac GTO Judge that is complete and unmolested will usually seem like a good thing. However, when that car has spent years sitting exposed to everything Mother Nature has to throw… more»

400 V8 Hot Rod: 1974 Pontiac Ventura

The third generation of the Chevy Nova was selling so well that Pontiac clamored for and got their own version of it. They would call it the Ventura II beginning in 1971 and it would differ little except in… more»

Original Survivor: 1977 Pontiac Firebird Formula W50

If you check your calendar, you will find that we are now past the depths of Winter. That means that the warmer weather is just around the corner. That also means that it might be the right time to… more»

NASCAR Special: 1986 Pontiac Grand Prix 2+2

The desire to succeed in NASCAR competition drove Pontiac to produce the Grand Prix 2+2 in 1986. Only 1,225 examples were built, and it remained in production for a single model year. This example needs some cosmetic work, but… more»

Massive Muscle Car And Memorabilia Auction!

Mecum is conducting an auction of nearly 200 cars and assorted memorabilia. Most of the cars are from the heyday of the muscle car era, but not entirely. The site of the auction is Rick Treworgy’s Muscle Car City… more»

“The Hoff’s” Ride: Pontiac Trans Am “KITT”

We’ve all seen them. Dozens and dozens (and more dozens) of tribute builds for cars made famous on both the big and small screen. I mean, there are times when I feel that Dodge did a secret production run… more»

Built 400: 1976 Pontiac Trans Am

Beauty is said to be skin deep, but that isn’t exactly the case with this 1976 Pontiac Trans Am. In its case, the skin looks quite ugly, but the beauty seems to go down to its core. When you… more»