Named for the famous speed-record Salt Flats in Utah, Bonneville was Pontiac’s luxury/performance car done on a grand scale.
Full-size Pontiacs were redesigned for the 1963 model year with a pair of vertically stacked headlamps at either end of the grille and parentheses-style tail lamps at the back.
Once upon a time in America, people drove long and large, and in cars to which those adjectives also applied.
It’s said that Harley Earl, the initial head of design for General Motors, got the idea for this Pontiac Bonneville Special concept car while watching world speed records.
The car has yet to be unveiled, but it looks to be on the future classic path
The Pick of the Day hails from the days when Volkswagen-based fiberglass specials were popular projects for handy owners
Wide assortment of 60 cars, truck and motorcycles, along with huge array of ‘Road Art’ collector’s items, to be sold at no reserve
Racer-turned-driving instructor was a key figure in the on-track development of the 1965 Shelby Mustang
Silverstone Auctions will handle the sale in November