Pontiac touted this feature heavily in advertising, showing hammering at the bumper to no discernable effect. Most of the drop was attributable to the new rating system which now reflected an engine in as-installed condition with mufflers, accessories, and standard intake. To compensate, the 389 engine received a slightly wider cylinder bore 4. Transmission and axle ratio choices remained the same. If you have collision damage or need a substantial amount of parts from one car shoot us an Email. To ensure you are getting the best overall deal, we offer a 30 day low price guarantee and a one year warranty.
Since the two engines were difficult to distinguish externally, the subterfuge was not immediately obvious. All these parts have been pre screened for the highest standards in quality. The only engine was the 350 in³ 5. Extended warranties are available, just ask a representative. During its development, however, it was decided to make it the ultimate in street performance and image.
It gave the buyer Pulse Red paint and exclusive red embroidery on the seats. If you have any questions please contact a representative at 866-612-9798. Overall length grew only fractionally, to 206. Optional transmissions included a wide-ratio four-speed with Hurst shifter or the three-speed Turbo Hydra-Matic. Turning diameter was reduced from 40. Engine choices remained the same as the previous year. Sales were an improvement over 1973, at 7,058, but not enough to justify continuing the model.
Overall weight increased about 100 pounds 45 kg. As well as other engines the biggest one was the 400ci. Had the model been a failure, Estes likely would have been reprimanded. The Ram Air V was introduced in 1969. Note we cannot display all inventory on one page, so it' a necessary step to utilize the part category menu. The engines were relatively little changed from 1971.
It may appear that the hood needs to be cut into a square shape in order to fit the front end ,that is not the case, in fact we've incorporated a Belly pan for The Hood to Rest on and pin down to. The 400 engine was available with any of the three transmissions including the standard three-speed manual, or optional four-speed or Turbo Hydra-Matic. Each Body is Numbered and has Arnie's Signature Imprinted into it! All parts are backed by the manufacturer's warranty and shipped directly from Pontiac dealers. Barbados Blue and Cosmos Purple were dropped this year, but Cyclone Grey and Midnight Blue Metallic were added, along with Torrid Red mid year. Another carry-over from 1967 was the 4-piston caliper disc brake option. The previous 115 inch 292 cm wheelbase was shortened to 112 inches 284 cm for all two-door models.
The significant event of 1969 was the launch of a new model called 'The Judge'. Though it actually is a problem happened to every car, different symptoms still exist. The front anti-roll bar was slightly stiffer. The signature hood scoop was replaced by dual scoops on either side of a prominent hood bulge extending rearward from the protruding nose. Given the newly revived muscle car climate, it was also overshadowed by the Chrysler 300, the Dodge Charger, and the new Ford Mustang. The first was an economy engine, also 400 in³ but with a two-barrel carburetor, 8. It was rated at 200 hp 149 kW 4,400 rpm and 295 ft-lbf 400 N·m 2,800 rpm.
The Firewall is Flush mounted and has lexan flanges for easy mounting, your chassis shop will love this body. The Firewall is Flush mounted and has lexan flanges for easy mounting, your chassis shop will love this body Complete Body Package. Sales plummeted by 45%, to 5,811. It was available only with 3. Some sources discount the single convertible and the three anomalous wagons, listing the total as 5,807. It included freer-breathing cylinder heads, round port exhaust and the 744 cam.
It was designed to absorb impact without permanent deformation at low speeds. Complete Package Includes: Body, Front End,Hood, Doors, Trunk, Dash, Hood and scoop of your Choice. You will be more than satisfied with Auto Parts Fair. Properly installed, the kit could add between 30 and 50 horsepower 20-40 kW , although it required high-octane superpremium gasoline of over 100 octane to avoid spark knock with the higher compression and advanced timing. New Strato bucket seats were introduced with higher and thinner seat backs and contoured cushions for added comfort and adjustable headrests were introduced as a new option. The Post Doors have inner fender lip for better airflow. Sales were down to 40,149, of which 3,797 were The Judge.