1957 Pontiac Star Chief Four-Door Custom Catalina goes to winter garage, autumn 2011. In the middle of video can see same year , 1957, produced Mercedes-Benz 300 "Adenauer"- Pontiac seems nicer and more modern in my opinion.
1957 Pontiac StarChief Catalina
1957 Pontiac Starchief Catalina, Limefire Green & Seafoam Green two tone,
nice show car that you can drive. All stock except the JVC - CD AM/FM
Player with Sirrus Satellite in the glove box with 2 rear floor mounted
speakers & one 6 x 9 up front. Original 347 V8, 3 speed on the column & 4
bbl. Rear gears made for climbing & highway driving.
1956 Pontiac Star Chief Survivor - Runs and Drives Well! - SOLD!
Survivor 1956 Pontiac 4 door Star Chief, powered by a 316 V-8, transmission
rebuilt about 3K ago, has power brakes, working radio and heater, wide
whitewalls. The chrome and stainless is good and the headliner is as new.
Nothing to pretend about here, just a good solid survivor that can be
driven as is and restored as you want.
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PONTIAC - "The Super Duty Story" Part 1 of 3
Pontiac had an SD engine program in the late 50s early 60s, and
later/briefly again in 1973/74 with the SD455. This video is regarding the
FIRST Super Duty program.---In only a few years time during the late 50s
early 60s, Pontiac MORE THAN DOUBLED their V8's horsepower output (described
in this video), while using/keeping the same V8 engine block they used thru
1955-81. Even though the same block was kept, from 1955-62 the cubic inch
displacement grew much larger than the initial 287 cuber it started as in
1955. It grew to a 317 347 370 389 and finally a 421 cuber in 1962. It
eventually maxed out at 455 cubes in 1970. By 1970 ALL the other GM
divisions were producing engines at 454 or 455 cubes (500 for Cadillac).
PONTIAC WAS THE ONLY DIVISION still using the same block they used in the
1950s on engines that had a much smaller displacement -- 287 cubes. The
1955 287 displacement would remain the smallest displacement ever used in
the Pontiac V8 block all the way until 1980/81 when a 265V8 was produced.
Since less durability was required for the smaller displacement, the block
was decked/butchered/lightened on the 265/301v8s of 1980/81. Prior to 1980
the block had never been decked/butchered/lightened. The 1980/81 265/301v8
blocks were about 200 pounds lighter than the 1955-79 blocks, and only 25
pounds heavier than a Buick 231V6.
1957 Pontiac Star Chief 4 door hardtop
I really like this car..the two tone color scheme is apparent with the
outside and inside colors...if only cars today had such matching color
schemes! The rocket motif is apparent on the side and back end of the car.
Note the tremendous detail...twin rocket ships on the front fenders,
chrome bows in the interior roof line...very stylish!
1958 Pontiac Star Chief Super Deluxe Series 58-28 Catalina Hardtop Sedan - SOLD!
Remember when.......? Many of us remember this great classic 1958 Pontiac
Star Chief Series 58-28 Catalina hardtop sedan even though there were less
than 22 thousand ever made.
It's all there, the 369 V-8 just puuuuurrrrrrrrs, it has an automatic
transmission, power brakes, a working radio, a working heater—AND it even
has cruise control. Overall miles are 109K, and it's a 2nd owner car.
We believe the original paint colors were Calypso Green and Patina Ivory.
As mentioned in the video, it does have some rust issues including floor
boards and will need that taken care. But you could quickly do that, paint
the hood and trunk to its original color, maybe replace the carpet and give
it a lube, oil and filter.
This survivor is an eye catcher and even though it needs restored, the
interior is in good shape over all as is the body and most of the paint.
You won't get in trouble with the spouse when you buy this one because you
can drive it while you restore it and you'll be cruisin' into summer.
1959 Pontiac Star Chief
Here's a cool old 59 Star Chief sedan I saved from being cut into a couch.
A little cleaning and a tune-up, and it is a fully functioning car again.
Gotta love Craigslist!
Rare 1957 Pontiac Bonneville Convertible Fuel-Injected 347 V8 315HP
I thought you'd like a look at this extremely rare 1957 Pontiac Bonneville
Convertible. 1957 was the first year for the Bonneville and it was only
offered as a convertible. When it was introduced, the Bonneville was the
fastest Pontiac ever produced. This Bonneville is number 116 of the only
630 produced in 1957. This is probably the finest restored example ever
offered for sale. It has been treated to a correct frame-off/rotisserie
restoration. Every part of this car is 100% factory correct and numbers
matching. Every component was restored to as new or better condition. Most
of the chrome was NOS and it all, the interior and exterior was show chrome
plated. The Bonneville is painted in Kenya Ivory with a Tartan red
interior. Boasts a fuel injected 347 300+hp( approximately 315 HP) V8,
Hydra-Matic automatic transmission, Wonderbar AM radio, a deluxe ivory
steering wheel, a padded dash, a clock, cowl vent, chrome wheel discs, and
whitewall tires. It has the total power group including a power-operated
convertible top, a power antenna, power steering, power brakes, power
windows, and an eight-way power-operated seat. This Bonneville was judged
396 out of 400 at the Pontiac Oakland Club Nationals and has been awarded
in every show it's been shown at. The 1957 Bonneville is a very rare car.
This Bonneville is one of the best of its kind in the world - it is
pristine museum quality. Thanks for taking a look!
Filmed at Gateway Classic Cars in Fairmont City, IL (Just outside St.
The background music track is Whiskey on the Mississippi by Kevin MacLeod.
Available under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license.
Instruments: Guitar, Bass, Kit, Organ, EP
With a jumping bass and off-beat syncopation, this is straight from
Memphis' Beale Street. The Hammond organ and electric guitar play together
as longtime friends, while the melody changes hands from guitar to organ to
electric piano. 011
Bouncy, Grooving 2010
SOLD 1957 Pontiac Star Chief Catalina 2 Door Hard Top SOLD
TThis is one of my favorite cars. They may look the same size as a 57 Chev
but they are longer and more luxurious. 347 V-8 engine. AT trans. Power
steering. Power brakes. Red and white paint. Good looking red and white
interior. This was a green car in the beginning. We just rebuilt the
brakes. We replaced the 2 rear drums and installed new wheel cylinders and
brake shoes. Serviced and safety checked. Installed a new 12 volt wiper
motor. Rebuilt both heater cores and had the temp control rebuilt. Restored
the steering wheel. This car has eyeball. The paint is fair. Actually if
few spots were touched up it would not need to be repainted for a time.
Engine runs great and it drives well. The trans is slow to start and one of
my customers that I have sold 2 57s he said both of his cars work the same
way. Tires are almost new. # 3 - cond.
1954 Pontiac Star Chief Converitible
A BEAUTIFUL 1954 Pontiac Starchief Convertible For Sale in Chicago. This 54
Pontiac Convertible has experienced a complete frame off, rotisserie
restoration! There is just over 545 miles since restoration was completed!
The 268 cubic inch straight eight engine has been completely rebuilt and is
professionally detailed right down to the correct engine decals. The
transmission is the 4 speed Hydramatic and functions properly. The choke
sets on the carburetor and kicks down like it should. The factory Bolero
Red repaint is awesome and the chrome shines brighter than the paint! Top
power convertible top functions properly Options on this Starchief are AM
radio that works, power convertible top, power brakes, 2 tone full leather
interior, optional under seat heater/defroster, special Bolero Red exterior
paint, white convertible top, working under hood light, convertible top
boot with storage bag, full hub caps, and full factory gauges. The
emergency brake, horn, wipers, lights all function properly. The side
windows roll down smoothly. The hood, doors, and trunk lid close nicely.
The tires are the bias ply style with wide whitewalls and those are in
great shape also. The underneath of this car is clean and detailed. In 2010
this Pontiac took 3 first place wins at the World of Wheels, and two first
place wins at the Pheasant Run Pontiac Show. There is over 250,000 into
this restoration! 1954 was the last year of the Pontiac Straight 8 engine.
Pontiac StarChief was the only Pontiac convertible offered in 1954. Total
Pontiac Star Chief production was 115,088 according to the standard catalog
so using 4% of total production gets convertible production at 4,604 cars.
Using 5% gets 5,750 convertibles. So about 5,000 54 StarChief convertibles
were produced. This 1954 Pontiac Star Chief Convertible can be seen at
www.gatewayclassiccars.com, and is located in our Chicagoland Showroom,
which can be reached at 708 444 4488.
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1957 Pontiac Pathfinder Restomod Classic Muscle Cars for Sale in MI Vanguard Motor Sales
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WOW!, Check out the breathtaking paint and custom touches on this highly
modified freshly built 1957 Pontiac Pathfinder Deluxe 2 Dr. sedan, These
Pathfinders are Canadian-only cars and based on the shorter Chevrolet
chassis with the difference in the front fender area of the wheelbase. But
what a perfect basis for a street rod? Just completed from a Western
Canadian car, the well know builder used all the latest technology to build
a serious street machine. There is a brand new Corvette 350 V8 in the car,
turbo-Hydramatic, AM/FM Stereo, and the
beautiful Plum color is accented by serious custom graphics and a Gray
tweed interior featuring Saturn buckets in the front and a bench seat in
the rear. Everything is new on this car, you have to see it to believe it!
Drive it home as is. 1,349 indicated miles. Power Steering, Automatic,
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