1961 Pontiac Ventura

1961 Pontiac Ventura, 389-348hp Tri-Power, 4 speed

More Videos...


PONTIAC - stock Pontiac Super Duty 421v8/405hp vs stock Chevy 409v8/409hp on DYNO
WATCH THE VID TO SEE HOW CLOSE THEY Dyno TO THEIR FACTORY 405hp/409hp ratings. Growing up.....Pontiac/Oldsmobile old timers/EXPERTS who taught me most of what I know, often told me Chevy rated their horsepower in a more optimistic way than say Oldsmobile or Pontiac. I've even heard Pontiac rated/tested their engines in a 100 degree room, compared to Chevy in a 60 degree room. These Dyno results seem to reflect that some of what I heard was true. Both of these engines are great, but the results do seem to show that Pontiac was not rating their horsepower worrying if it would cause "songs to be written" about their engines .... like the great song "She's real fine my 409"--(Chevy).





Pontiac Nationals Norwalk Ohio - 2014
Description





Pontiac 1960 Technical Innovations
A surreal corporate film depicts a hitchiker being picked up by a man driving a Pontiac chassis. Provides the scenario for a discussion of all the mechanical features Pontiac has to offer for 1960.





1961 Pontiac Bonneville
Crevier Classic Cars 365-B Clinton Street Costa Mesa, California 92626 http://www.crevierclassiccars.com Phone: 714-426-0238




Follow