Star Chief

Forty Years Asleep: 1955 Pontiac Star Chief Project

Will there ever be an end to the supply of cars that haven’t seen the light of day for decades? Here’s another one, on eBay, a 1955 Pontiac Star Chief (misidentified as a Silver Chief) two-door hardtop, bid to… more»

Original Survivor: 1955 Pontiac Star Chief

When Pontiac released its Second Generation Star Chief in 1955, it represented more than a significant styling change. The company’s previous straight-eight engine made way for a mighty V8 that brought significantly more power and torque to the table…. more»

Owned For 45 Years! 1957 Pontiac Star Chief Convertible

I’ve always been a strong advocate for long-term ownership when considering purchasing a classic car. That is one of the things that makes this 1957 Pontiac Star Chief Convertible attractive to me. Apart from being a handsome vehicle, it… more»

Stunning Survivor: 1956 Pontiac Star Chief Catalina

The 1950s was a fascinating era in American automotive history. It represented a time before safety and emission regulations dominated design and engineering. Manufacturers were focused on glitz and glamor, and chrome trim was king. It was against this… more»

Needs Finishing: 1955 Pontiac Star Chief Convertible

Tackling the restoration of a classic car can be a daunting prospect. This is especially true if every aspect of that vehicle is going to require work. That’s where cars like this 1955 Pontiac Star Chief Convertible can fit… more»

Shining Star: 1956 Pontiac Star Chief Catalina

This 1956 Pontiac Star Chief two-door hardtop Catalina is literally shiny but it’s also a shining star of a project. It would be a great project but I’m a bit biased since my parents had one when I was… more»

Rare Original: 1955 Pontiac Star Chief Custom Catalina

This surface rusted 1955 Pontiac Star Chief Custom Catalina has a lot going on. To begin with, it has a clear Canadian titled, but is located in Pembina, North Dakota, The seller says all paperwork is available to register… more»

Parked Since ’72: 1955 Pontiac Star Chief

This 1955 Pontiac Star Chief has been parked since 1972 and has a claimed 89,000 genuine miles on the odometer. The owner has decided that the time has come to sell the old classic, so has listed it for… more»

Stored for 25 Years: 1966 Pontiac Star Chief Executive

At the end of 1966, Pontiac chose to retire the Star Chief name. This marked the end of the line for a badge that had been a continual feature of the Pontiac brand since 1954. For that final year… more»