Posts Tagged ‘Pontiac’

Muscle Car Power Blows in to the Windy City

Friday, May 20th, 2011

Chicago! The Midwest’s international hub for commerce, culture and finance. The Windy City, or Chi-Town–as it is known– is also home to some of the best sports teams in the majors, including the Chicago Hawks, the Chicago Bulls and the Chicago Bears. And now the Chicago suburb of Rosemont, or to be more specific, Rosemont’s Donald E. Stephens Convention Center is host to the Muscle Car & Corvette Nationals, one of the most prestigious indoor muscle car enthusiast events in the nation. (more…)

Road Warrior or Decaying Muscle? It’s What’s Under the Rust That Counts

Wednesday, June 9th, 2010

At the recent LSX Shootout in Memphis, Tennessee, a whole different kind of rat rod style muscle car was on display from the folks at BRP Hot Rods. To show off their performance upgrade components for muscle cars ( (http://www NULL.brphotrods, this heavily rusted ’64 GTO featured a host of sheet metal needs that the operator clearly felt was not critical to his enjoyment of the vehicle. (more…)

Muscle Car Power Shot!

Wednesday, June 9th, 2010

Pontiacs have been winning on drag strips since the days of the Super Duty V-8s and the original GTO. Jim Wangers won Top Stock Eliminator at the 1960 U.S. Nationals driving a Pontiac Catalina. — Photo courtesy Weick Photo Archive.