Pontiac Bonneville, Buy A Pontiac Bonneville | Autobytel.com

2 Jul 2014 | Author: | Comments Off on Pontiac Bonneville, Buy A Pontiac Bonneville | Autobytel.com

Pontiac Bonneville

More Research Links

The Bonneville served as the apogee of the lineup through much of its as a production model, which ran from 1957 to 2005. The name first appeared on a concept car built for the GM Motorama auto shows in 1954, the Bonneville Special.

The production model Pontiac was introduced as a trim level for the Pontiac Star Chief. The convertible was both powerful and luxurious. In fact, Pontiac’s planners endowed the model every option available for the Chief, with the exception of air

This made the limited Bonneville the most expensive model of its day at around $5,000. In a 1957 Pontiac Bonneville more than the entry-level Cadillac. Since only 630 of the Star Chief Bonnevilles ever built, they are of highly collectible today.

For 1958, Pontiac offered the as a separate model unto in both coupe and convertible De-contented somewhat, the price fell into a more range of approximately $3,000. equipment was a 300-horsepower V8 featuring a carburetor and a dual exhaust Fuel injection was offered as an but a three-carburetor (Pontiac Tri-Power) was offered alongside it making power and costing considerably

Thus, an injected ’58 is a truly rare find.

For the Pontiac Star Chief was and the Bonneville became the top of the line modelgaining a four-door sedan and a station wagon as well. two now iconic Pontiac traits introduced with the Bonneville yearthe split Pontiac found on all subsequent Pontiac and the infamous Pontiac Wide

Pontiac Bonneville

Throughout the 1960’s and well the 1970’s, the Pontiac Bonneville was extremely powerful and highly However, when the energy of 1973 struck, subsequent models took a very hit. By 1977, Pontiac had the Bonneville considerably in an effort to the car relevant in the face of new government efficiency regulations.

Bonneville sales downsized and the car never truly regained its nor its performance potential.

By the end of the model’s run in Pontiac was trying to make the mimic European performance in handling and equipment. However the car was by its styling, and the fact it was built on a drive platform when the it had to compete against used a performance-oriented rear-drive layout.

The Bonneville nameplate was finally to rest in 2005, with the one rolling off the assembly line in May of

Pontiac Bonneville
Pontiac Bonneville
Tagged as:

Other articles of the category "Pontiac":

Our partners
Follow us
Contact us
Our contacts


Born in the USSR


About this site

For all questions about advertising, please contact listed on the site.

Car Catalog with specifications, pictures, ratings, reviews and discusssions about cars