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Cars > Challenges > “Impala SS” Vs “Qwik GTO”


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Bunbury, Western Australia


1996 Chevrolet Impala SS

“Impala SS”

2004 Pontiac GTO

“Qwik GTO”

Photo of: 1996 Chevrolet Impala
Photo of: 2004 Pontiac GTO

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About “Impala SS”

I was in high school when these big ol' hot rods came out. The other guys wanted Ricers, but THIS is what I wanted! It's big, it's bold, it makes a statement.

About “Qwik GTO”

Car was born a cv8 (RHD) then I finished it as a Pontiac GTO. I have owned it since July 2007 with less than 10000 miles when bought. Now has 34500 miles August 2010


Specs for “Impala SS”

5.7 liter LT-1 V-8
260 h.p.
330 lb.ft. torque
4-speed automatic transmission

Wheelbase - 115.9 in (2,944 mm)
Length - 214.1 in (5,438 mm)
Width - 77 in (1,956 mm)
Height - 54.7 in (1,389 mm)
Curb weight - 4,221 lb (1,915 kg)

Specs for “Qwik GTO”

Engine is 5.7 litre LS1 6 speed manual transmission 3:46 LSD rear end.
Engine has throtle body bored out with bigger butterfly, bigger air intake tube (4 .5'') Modified air box with hole cut in inner fender apron and 5'' tube running behind bumper for uninterupted cold fresh air (ram air) K&N fillter, Ceramic coated long tube headers high flow cats 2.5''pipe straight thru mufflers. Modified factory computer with HP tuners program.
Up graded HD clutch (centerforce)
13" four piston caliper front brakes (ap racing)
Has 2.5'' lower Eibach springs & Koni adjustable shockabsorbers.


Factory Options for “Impala SS”

Maroon paint, gray leather upholstery

Factory Options for “Qwik GTO”

Factory options over standard GTO are automatic climate control A/C. 18x8 oem wheels same as 17x8 oem. (Factory 02-04 SS Holden commodore)
Rear Bumper parking sensors
Color is Quicksilver metalic, hence the name Qwik GTO


Mods for “Impala SS”

K&N Drop-in Low-Restriction Air Filter.
(Well, there IS a pinstripe on it!)

Mods for “Qwik GTO”

Has 2005 hood with Ram Air decals from 2002 Trans Am,
2006 tail lights, Blacked out rear licence plate panel.


Photo Albums 1 – 1 of 1

Cover photo of Impala SS album
Impala SS
Photos: 9

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Points for Impala SS Total Votes Points for Qwik GTO
14 7 21


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