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1965 Pontiac GTO

This 1966 Pontiac GTO is an original owner surivivor car.

This 1966 Pontiac GTO is an original owner surivivor car.Having just finished engineering school, a 24-year-old John Cutts was in need of some transportation. The year was 1964 and the day happened to be Halloween. Rather than going trick-or-treating, Cutts (more…)


1968 Pontiac Firebird Ram Air

Chet Kumm purchased this 1968 Pontiac Firebird Ram Air IV new.

Chet Kumm purchased this 1968 Pontiac Firebird Ram Air IV new.Chet Kumm ordered his 1968 Pontiac Firebird new, but only because he was “late to the game.” His 1960 Pontiac Ventura had recently died and he needed wheels in the fall (more…)


1977 Pontiac Firebird ‘Esprit’ – Rockford Files Tribute

1977 Pontiac Firebird Esprit Rockford Files Tribute

1977 Pontiac Firebird Esprit Rockford Files TributeOne of the hit TV shows being broadcast over the airwaves in 1974 was “The Rockford Files.” The series followed easygoing police detective Jim Rockford, played by actor (more…)


Pontiac-Oakland Museum, Pontiac, IL

Pontiac-Oakland Museum, Pontiac, IL

Pontiac-Oakland Museum, Pontiac, ILThe Pontiac-Oakland Automobile Museum’s origin lies with a single lifelong Pontiac enthusiast and his unsuspecting detour while on a cross-country (more…)


Route 66 Roadside Attractions

DSC_4594v_crop_72There’s no doubt about it, cruising down Historic Route 66 through Illinois is a must for any auto enthusiast. The iconic highway starts right here in Chicago and you don’t have to go far before you start encountering ultracool relics and reminders from the motoring (more…)


1965 Pontiac GTO: 2014 Indian Uprising All Pontiac Weekend

This 1965 Pontiac GTO was on display at the 2014 Indian Uprising All Pontiac Weekend car show.

This 1965 Pontiac GTO was on display at the 2014 Indian Uprising All Pontiac Weekend car show.The Pontiac brand has been defunct for a number of years now. However, the passion for Pontiac vehicles is as active as ever. Evidence could readily be (more…)


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