Gateway Classic Cars of Chicago is excited to show off this extremely rare 1971 Pontiac GTO. This particular GTO is one of only 43 to be produced with this engine, transmission, and convertable body style according to Pontiac Historical Society records (documents are available). Under the hood is the original 455 4bbl V8 still hooked up to the original TH400 transmission. Repainted in the original and uncommon Castillian Bronze, and paired with the gorgeous Ivory interior. To bring it all together you have the new and beautiful Sandlewood convertible top. The new convertible top and paint were done in the original color combination to retain and preserve its originality. The complete history of the car was referred to during its restoration including several original copies of the purchases over the years, service records, and any documentation available from the Pontiac Historical Society.The huge 7.46 liter V8 still runs great and is sure to put a giant smile on your face when you hear the beast roar to life. What makes it better is the rear gears are a comfortable 3.07:1, making highway cruising a breeze. With just 71,000 original miles, this healthy GTO is ready to take you anywhere you want to go. Options on this '71 GTO include: AM/FM/Cassette, Automatic Convertible Top, Spare Tires, Power Brakes, Power Steering, Jack, Power Windows, Vinyl Interior, Radial Tires with Raised White Letters, and Rally II Wheels. For more information on this '71 Pontiac GTO, contact our Chicago showroom at (708) 444-4488 or Chicago@GatewayClassicCars.com. To see more HD photos and an HD video of this vehicle running and driving, please visit www.GatewayClassicars.com. See more at: http://www.gatewayclassiccars.com/CHI/1312/1971-Pontiac-GTO
This is the fourth car in a 30-day countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s annual Scottsdale collector car auction
The Pick of the Day is the midsize car credited with launching the muscle-car performance wars of the 1960s
This is the ninth vehicle in the 30-day Countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s 47th annual Scottsdale auction.
This 1969 Pontiac GTO Judge convertible was originally built at the Baltimore Plant and shipped April 22, 1969, to Bowan McLean Motorcar Company in Vancouver, British Columbia.
About 700 collector cars are expected at the Kansas City Convention Center for Mecum Auctions’ final sale of the year December 1-3.
The GTO nameplate began life on a Ferrari.
With the start of August a few days away, I cringe at the thought of endless Arizona summer days with temperatures hot enough to bake cookies inside your car.
‘You will definitely stand out in the sea of Camaros and Mustangs with this GTO,” the seller of the Pick of the Day promises.