1962 Pontiac Tempest - Turning the Engine on After 3 Years!
This is my 62 Tempest at my mechanic's shop (Eagle Crest, North Vancouver, BC, Canada). He is turning the engine on after 3 years of sitting in the parking!
4 cylinder, 195 cubic (3.2 L)
2 doors, sport coupe
1965 Pontiac Tempest Wagon
Here's a 65 Tempest wagon in amazing shape! It has a numbers matching 326ci
V8 and a fresh 200-R4 4 speed automatic transmission! The engine has 18,000
miles on it since the rebuild so everything is in tip top condition! The
car only has 92,000 original miles. The paint is in fantastic shape,
especially considering it's 47 years old! It has restored 7x14 Rally II
wheels with BFG tires, a new power brake system, new power steering pump,
new power rear window motor, and tons of other new parts. The entire car
has been gone through and is entirely mechanically sound. The interior has
been restored using much of the original vinyl, has new carpet, a new
headliner, new arm rests, and the AM radio works! Other options include
front and rear sway bars, new 2 1/2 inch Exhaust and new splitters, new windshield and
heater core, and way too much to list! Comes with a 4 barrel setup as well!
This thing is ready for a road trip!
Nunzi's 1963 4 Cylinder Super Duty Tempest-Part 2
Hungry for more, Nunzi, the crew, and his 4 Cylinder '63 Tempest headed
back to Atco Racetrack in hopes to break 11's. Success came early in the
day hitting 11.74. When the spectators asked Nunzi if he was satisfied with
the 11.74 run, he quickly replied "I'm not done yet."
-Thanks to my son Tony for his hard work and the gang for their help,
Kenan(camera man), Andy, Matt, Jimmy, Jones.
1967 Tempest new camshaft Ultra Dyne 220/226 @ .050 in Pontiac 400
Traded my friend Robert for this camshaft. Came already broken in with a
matched set of lifters. I swapped it out over the last month or so. I
still have to install the temp gauge in the car, so I am not running it
that long yet. Put around 2 miles on it. PULLS!!!! Hard!!! I have to find
the coil bind on the springs. might have just increased redline!!!
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.
1961 Comet Dealer Training Film VS Pontiac Tempest - Part 1
This is a video of a 1961 Comet salesman film comparing the car to two
other compacts from the time. The 1961 Pontiac Tempest . This is the
original slide show with the original 33-1/3 RPM record sound. Comet
dealers would show the slides and play the record for their salesmen to
train them about the car and point out how it is better than the
competition. Please go to http://www.61thriftpower.com/DVDsales.shtml for
a DVD with (4) 1961 salesmen slide films, two TV commercials and 2 radio
interviews conducted by Jac LeGoff with Mr Ben D Mills, Vice President of
the Ford Motor Company and General Manager of The Lincoln, Mercury, Comet
1964 Pontiac Tempest 455 V8 High Performance Muscle Car
I thought you'd like a look at this very clean 1964 Pontiac Tempest. This
is a great example of Pontiac muscle that has been frame off restored and
modified just enough to make it exciting! It's decked out in white paint
with a red vinyl interior and factory steel wheels with correct hubcaps for
a classic Pontiac look, but wait until you open up the hood. There you will
find a completely rebuilt Pontiac 455 CID V8 complete with roller rockers,
HO Exhaust manifolds, Edelbrock 4
barrel carburetor, Edelbrock Pontiac Torker II aluminum intake, Mallory Hy
Fire electronic ignition, and a 4 core radiator. The transmission is a
rebuilt turbo 350 Automatic with a 2500
stall, and all of this is run through a Ford 9" posi rear end with 3.73
gears. There's plenty of power to spare in this beast! Other options
include hub caps, red line radial tires, factory style wheels, power
steering, seat belts, bucket seats, and an in dash tachometer. Thanks for
taking a look!
Filmed at Gateway Classic Cars near St. Louis, MO
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
Chevy Big Block Engine Starting
We just finished our new Chevy Big-Block engine, wich will soon find a home
in our 1980 Camaro. It
is just one of many BBC's that I have built. It is a "street friendly" 10:1
all forged, mechanical roller with too many goodies to list . It sounds
crazy and I can't wait to feel the tire shreading performance.
1962 Pontiac Tempest Lemans Convertible pre GTO
This is a Nice Little 1962 Pontiac Tempest Le Mans Convertible. Its a nice
looking car and is a BLAST to drive. EVERYONE wants to ask what your or
what kind of car it is. Its the kind of car that you dont see too much. It
has a Salvage title and seems to have had parts added from a 61 but im not
really sure..;-) It is what it is and thats CHEAP..;-) They are Rare to say
the least.. Make sure and check out my other videos I always have all sorts
of unique Classic, EURO & Muscle cars and I sell them cheap. Need help
Exporting to Europe Canada, Asia etc. No problem I got you covered. Make
your next car a Investment car. My website is
Http://www.missoulaautoauction.com or http://www.1ownercarguy.com Also feel
free to Call anytime Nathan Wratislaw 406 544 6919
1968 Pontiac Tempest GTO LeMans Burnout
This is our 1968 Pontiac Tempest Custom
It has a 255hp 350cu.in V8, with a 4 speed muncie gear box - also Aluminum
Edelbrock performance manifold & Muscle Car Street Cam
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1962 Pontiac Catalina Super Duty
1962 Pontiac Catalina 421 Super Duty Dual Quads Nostalgic Race Car. Thanks
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videos on DREAMGOATINC and more to come....DGTV.
Pontiac Banshee A Longer Look
The Banshee was a vision for what the Firebird could become. Of course,
this concept car could never be built exactly, too low on the road and it
wouldn't pass the safety and crash tests, but it was exciting. It
demonstrated that the problem with GM cars didn't sit on the designers'
shoulders. They were more than capable of dreaming up engaging and fun
vehicles that would set imaginations on fire.