The PontiacGTO is an automobile that was built by Pontiac in generations from 1964 to 1974 model years, and by GM's subsidiary Holden in Australia from 2004 to 2006.

The first generation GTO was a muscle car of the 1960s and 1970s era. Although there were earlier muscle cars, the Pontiac GTO is considered by some to have started the trend with all four domestic automakers offering a variety of competing models.

The GTO underwent a few styling changes in 1967. The louver-covered tail lights were replaced with eight tail lights, four on each side. Rally II wheels with colored lug nuts were also available in 1967. The GTO emblems located on the rear part of the fenders were moved to the chrome rocker panels. Also the grill was changed from a purely split grill,to one that shared some chrome. 

The 1967 GTO came in three body styles:

  • Hardtop – 65,176 produced
  • Convertible – 9,517 produced
  • Sports coupe – 7,029 produced

The GTO also saw several mechanical changes in 1967. The Tri-Power carburetion system was replaced with a Rochester Quadrajet four-barrel carburetor. The 389 engine received a larger cylinder bore (4.12 inches, 104.7 mm) for a total displacement of 400 CID (6.5 L) V8.


Before...

Along with the other work being completed, we will be repainting the engine, radiator, core support, and multiple areas within the interior of the vehicle.


During...

Due to rust we removed the trunk floor body mount braces.

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New trunk floor body mounts are in.

Sprayed the trunk with rubberized speckled trunk paint.

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Starting to remove everything from the engine so we can paint it.

We got the engine painted, now we will be putting everything back on.

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After...

We finished with this car and it is going home.