For Sale: 1965 Pontiac GTO in Pleasanton, California

Vehicle Description

This exceptional GTO is a numbers-matching car documented by Pontiac Historic Services. The ground-up restoration was performed by the second owner, a former Pontiac Motor Division District Service Manager. Major components and sheet metal are original. Overall, this car is the same as if the original owner simply serviced and repaired it as needed over the course of 55 years.

Ordered as a new vehicle from Seattle’s Totem Pontiac. First owner was 45 and had no kids to trash the car. Assembled at the GM plant in Fremont CA in April 1965. Seller is the second owner; he grew up working in his family’s Pontiac dealership and later became a District Service Manager for PMD. He has given every effort to make this car like showroom stock.


•1965 Pontiac GTO Convertible 

•389 Cubic Inch V-8 Engine 

•Tri-Power Carburetion 

•3-Chamber Flow Master Mufflers with Cross-Over 

•4-Speed Wide Ratio Synchromesh Transmission 

•Safe-T-Track Rear Axle; Gear Ratio 3.23:1 

•15”x7” Rally I Wheels with Red Line Radial Tires 

•Quick Ratio Power Steering 

•Rally Gauge Cluster with Tachometer 

•Burgundy Exterior 

•White Convertible Top 

•Parchment Interior with Black


•Engine Balanced & Rebuilt - at roughly 120,000

•Original 4 BBL Carburetor replaced with Tri-Power 

•Overhauled Transmission & Rear Axle 

•Heavy-Duty Radiator Installed 

•Heavy-Duty Springs & Shocks Installed 

•New Fuel Pump 

•New Water Pump 

•iPod/Android Audio with Hidden Speakers

Documents included are Pontiac Historic Services, Build Sheet and Original Order Form

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-1385672
  • Price:$86,500
  • Location:Pleasanton, California
  • Year:1965
  • Make:Pontiac
  • Model:GTO
  • Exterior Color:Burgundy
  • Interior Color:Cream Parchment
  • Transmission:Manual
  • Odometer:145175
  • Convertible:Yes