Pontiac GTO vs Cadillac CTS-V Drag Racing Racelegal.com 8-24-2012
Friday night drag racing at raclegal.com at qualcomm on the 1/8 mile pontiac GTO vs Cadillac CTS.
GM revealed the all-new 2008 CTS at the North American International Auto Show in January 2007. The base model featured a 3.0 L variable valve timing V6 with 270 hp (201 kW) and 252 lb·ft (342 N·m) of torque. A second engine, a new 3.6 L direct-injection V6 VVT engine with 318 hp (237 kW) and 274 foot-pounds force (371 N·m) of torque was also offered. The new car came with a six-speed manual transmission as standard equipment, with GM's six-speed Hydra-matic 6L50 automatic transmission available as an option on all variants. On-demand all-wheel drive was offered with both engines when equipped with an automatic transmission. Suspension, braking, and steering improvements from the previous generation CTS-V were designed into the new standard CTS.
The second generation was wider and longer than the original, measuring 191.6 inches (4866 mm) long, 72.5 inches (1841 mm) wide and 58 inches (1472 mm) in height. Wheelbase remained unchanged at 113.4 inches (2880 mm), but with a wider front/rear track of 61.8 / 62.0 inches (1575 / 1585 mm), donated by the larger STS. Other changes included a revamped exterior, with a new, larger grille, slimmer headlights and taillights, side air extractor vents located forward of the front doors, and new nine-spoke 18-inch wheels, surrounding larger high-performance brake calipers and rotors. Available features on the second-gen CTS included a Bose 5.1 surround sound system, GM's Stabilitrak ESC system, a tire pressure monitoring system, a navigation system with real-time traffic and weather data, an integrated 40 GB hard drive for music storage, swiveling headlights, and remote starting.
In 2008, the CTS was selected as the car that would re-launch the Cadillac brand in Australia and New Zealand.
During the 2010 model year, the GM badges were dropped, although early 2010 models still had GM badges.
For 2006, two additional colors were added to the line up, Spice Red Metallic and Brazen Orange Metallic, while Midnight Blue Metallic and Yellow Jacket were dropped. Changes for 2006 included revised blacked-out tail lamps, illuminated steering wheel radio controls, faster moving power seat motors, and an interior power door lock switch. The climate control button for the A/C also had the word "Defog" added to it for the 2006 model year. Along with the 2005 model, the 2006 GTO was equipped with the 400 hp (300 kW), 6.0 L engine.
On February 21, 2006, Buick-Pontiac-GMC General Manager John Larson announced to dealers that GM would halt imports of the GTO in September, making 2006 the last model year for the new GTO. He stated the main reason for the cease in production was the GTO's inability to meet new airbag deployment standards that were going into effect in 2007. This fate should have come as no surprise since this generation GTO was only intended as a limited production run for those 3 years from the beginning of the program.
The final production numbers of the 2006 Pontiac GTO are 13,948 cars, an increase from 11,069 from the previous model year.
The last Pontiac GTO, which was also the very last Monaro-based coupe produced, came off the assembly line in Australia on June 14, 2006. Total production for all three years was 40,808 vehicles.
Despite the lower than anticipated sales numbers and an unenthusiastic response by the American public, the new-age GTO has become a "sought after cult-car," with many loyal owners. Even though it was not a sales success, it was a vital lesson to GM that its regional divisions could not only work together, but that overseas divisions could engineer outstanding automobiles.
Final cut of the GTO video. Missed out on a few shots such as the big
burnout due to weather constraints. I think it came out pretty well though.
Enjoy! Be sure to comment.
2005 Pontiac GTO
Cold Air Intake
Kooks Muffler Deletes
Throttle Body Spacer
Audio - Tracks utilized, in order, include: "Dub Step Remix"
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Super car driver idiots [NO pics, only videos]
I got bored with all the "super car crashes"-videos here on YouTube that
only contained PICTURES, CRAPPY MUSIC or/and clips of pure racing cars on
official racing events.
This compilation DOES NOT include pure racing cars on official racing
events - only real life FAILures on the STREETS, made by people with more
money than driving skills...
(Though, even the best car drivers can crash too of course.)
Notice 1: The "Dodge Ram" may not be a super car, but still it's a SRT10
with the 8.3L Viper V10 which produces 510hp. Pretty super for a pick up,
don't you think? It has more power than several of the cars in this video.
The intention with this video was to show that skills doesn't come with
Notice 2: Tire is the preferred spelling in the U.S. and Canada. Tyre is
preferred in most varieties of English outside North America. And I'm from
Sweden. So please think outside your box (country), you who claims "tyre"
is incorrect spelling.
700+ Horsepower Supercharged GTO Review! -Taming a Goat
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For this video, I headed to Newport News to meet up with a friend of mine
named El Freeman, who has a monstrous 2004 Pontiac GTO pushing 705 wheel horsepower! I thank
all of you guys for watching, and stay awesome!
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drag racing at PBIR. 2005 Pontiac GTO
Phantom Black Metallic/Black/Automatic
Lingenfelter GT2-3 Cam
CNC LS3 Cylinder Heads
Ported LS3 Throttle Body (V-Max)
Ported LS3 Intake Manifold (V-Max)
SLP Underdrive Pulley
Tuned with HP Tuner by MASPORT Speed Shop
Stainless Works Ceramic Coated Long Tube Headers
Precision Industries Torque Converter 2800 Vigilante
Lovells 3/4" Drop Springs
JDR Catch Can
(Mickey Thompson Drag Radials, Drag Bags, Line Lock & .037 jet Nitrous for the track)
SAP (Sport Appearance Package) Front Grills
Chrome Turn Signal Bulbs, Sylvania Silverstar Ultra Headlight & Foglight
Tinted Sidemarker Lenses
Staggered 18" Beyern Type-5 Wheels
'06 Tail Lights
SCSS Gator Pod (w/Duel Aeroforce Gauges)
Aluminum Cupholder Insert
Lloyds Embroidered GTO Badge Driver, Passenger & Trunk Mat
Custom 3M Carbon Fiber Emblem Inlays
Phantom Black Metallic Painted Fuel Rail Covers w/Red Pinstripe & Custom 3M
Carbon Fiber Inlays and Custom 3M Carbon Fiber Intake Cover Overlays
Custom Carbon Fiber Rear Seat Center Section
9 second CTS-V - AWESOME SOUND!!!
CTS-V Coupe built by Late Model Racecraft
First time testing with 18" drag radials, the car went 9.93 @ 142mph
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03 Cobra vs 06 LS2 GTO w/ big cam dyno burnouts races exhaust
03 Cobra vs 06 LS2 GTO races from 35 and 40mph Dyno clips w/ numbers , burnouts
loud Exhaust and cam GTO- texas speed
torquer 3 cam, upgraded valve springs, spintech cat back stainless work
headers and hi flow cats, veraram intake, ported intake manifold.
Cobra-ported blower, pulleys, intake Exhaust, built solid axle with detroit true trac
differential and 3.73 gear, afco Intercooler, and a lot of other little
stuff. races and burnout done on roads closed to the public. Video was for
fun and we understand both cars have a lot of potential left, please no
fanboy comments, thanks for watching and enjoy.
500+ WHP SUPERCHARGED GTO WHINES LOUD at the Strip w/ on Board Footage
Today, we take a look at a pretty NASTY Monaro converted GTO.
2004 Pontiac GTO
Stock bottom end
243 heads w/comp cams trunion upgrade
Morel linked lifters
Predator cam 224/230@114lsa
Pulley boys 2.7" pulley
Moroso coolant tank for blower
Cobra heat exchanger w/custom mounts
Svede OTRCAI with custom adapter
Hendrix Engineering blower snout, tbody, and radiator
Kooks 1 7/8" longtubes catless mids
Magnaflow 3" Exhaust
Lingenfelter fuel pump
NGK AFX wideband
SD tuned at CSP in West Chester 516RWHP
Wilwood 13" front 12.19" rear brake package
Lovells Eliminator kit 20mm drop with a handful of poly bushings
Hendrix Engineering street slayer clutch w/ Fidanza flywheel
MGW-P short shifter
GForce Engineering 3.5" aluminum driveshaft with billet yoke
GForce Engineering inner stubs and anit wheel hop half shafts
Harrop diff cover
Running on a 275-40-17 Mickey Thompson ET street radial
PB:email@example.com w/1.91 60'
Appearance and interior:
Full LED color change
Custom single gauge pod gauge surround
Team SCSS Boost gauge with matching
Monaro guage face
Monaro badging on steering wheel, dash, and sill plates
Kenwood DDX419 in dash touchscreen dvd player
JL audio mids and highs
JL audio 8" W0's in rear deck
JL audio 250/1 sub amp
Billet custom products valve covers
Billet coil covers
Jamesbiz billet stuff
A few one off billet pieces as well
1100rwhp GTO (Black Hawk)
Marks Workshop present a walk around and Dyno run on Tony's Black Hawk, a
HSV GTO (one of Holden Special Vehicles versions of Holdens Monaro) This
vehicle runs a built War Hawk LS Block running a Callies 4" crank to a
402ci, oliver rods, ross pistons, ETp LS7 port heads, etc, with a complete
Marks Workshop custom Vortech V7 ysi OTR intercooled Supercharger system, MWS in boot custom fuel
system, 2" headers and MWS custom 3.5" Exhaust system, a T56 with twin plate
cerametallic clutch for Dyno and show duties and a built
4l80e for street duties. It has the monster Harrop brakes and Simmons 19"
Rims. Custom front and rear clip hand made by Owner Tony
Custom work by Mark at Marks Workshop
link to build pic's
link to article
SOME OF THE CARS ON THESE YOUTUBE VIDEOS ARE SHOWN IN A FORM BEYOND THE
STREET LEGAL LIMITS FOR WESTERN AUSTRALIA. THESE CARS ARE USED FOR SHOW,
TRACK OR OTHER OFF ROAD EVENTS. IN MOST CASES THESE CARS ARE TAKEN BACK TO
STREET LEGAL LEVELS TO BE ABLE TO USE THE VEHICLE LEGALLY ON THE ROADS OF
MARKS WORKSHOP DOES NOT CONDONE THE USE OF EXTREME HORSE POWER ON THE
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70 Double Blown GTO
My 1970 GTO with two blowers. It's 474ci Pontiac engine with a 8-71 blower
on top of a 6-71 blower. This is from the last day of being double blown.
I'm going to one single 8-71 blower and going racing. The front clip was
removed to make it easier to work on. The reason for the double blowers was
not as a power enhancement like many ASSume. I stacked the blowers to have
a car that stood out in the crowd. Most Pro Street cars were starting to
blend together. If you seen one, you had seen them all. That wasn't the
case with this GTO. Al someone had to say was "The double blower GTO" and
people knew which car. I was told it couldn't be done, so I attempted it
and it worked. It stayed that way for almost 2 years. I knew a twin turbo setup would make more HP. I knew I could
have run a 14-71 blower and made more power. That wasn't the point. I
wanted to be different than the other cars in the parking lot, I did that
now it's time to ove on. For all those people who don't understand why,
I'm not going to try and explain it to you anymore. Get over it. I didn't
expect EVERYONE to love it. But you won't forget it.