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  1. US probes GM headlight failures, may add vehicles to recallRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    The U.S. government is investigating whether General Motors should add about 312,000 vehicles to a 2015 recall for headlights that can suddenly go dark. The investigation covers the 2005 and 2009 Buick Lacrosse; the 2006 and 2007 Chevrolet TrailBlazer, GMC Envoy and Buick Rainier; the 2006-2008 Isuzu Ascender and Saab 9-7X; and the 2007 Pontiac Grand Prix.

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  2. Re: Because You Can: Slotting a Ducati motor into a CB175Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bike EXIF

    ... it an 'unrestored original' vibe. For the paint, Jeff's taken inspiration from his first performance car-a 2004 Pontiac GTO. The tank was done in Impulse Blue Metallic, with Action Powdercoating redoing the frame to match. All told, Jeff reckons his ...

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  3. Buick Hoard: One Man's Obsession With the1966 Buick Skylark GSRead the original story

    Friday | Hot Rod Magazine

    ... of torque, way down at 2,800 rpm, led the field. By contrast, the 396 rated 410 to 420 lb-ft at 3,200/3,600 rpm, the Pontiac GTO 389 rated 424 to 431 lb-ft at 3,200/3,600 rpm, and the 4-4-2 rated 440 lb-ft at 3,600 rpm. "Since peak torque hits ...

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  4. on eBay: LS5 1970 Corvette Barn FindRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Corvettes

    ... go up and down, and T-tops a that let in enough water during a storm to take a bath. We did have keys for our Pontiac, though. The point isn't to downgrade this Corvette. The point is that whoever buys it better be prepared for lots and lots and ...

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  5. I Need A Cheap Ride To Get Me Through College! What Car Should I Buy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | Jalopnik

    ... Anyway, so you need a car to get to class and do other things. I would have you hunt down a Toyota Matrix or a Pontiac Vibe. Mechanically they are identical cars, hailing from an era when General Motors and Toyota built some cars together, though ...

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  6. LG reports ~10% sales bump in Q1, mobile revenues up 4% QoQ, 2% YoYRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | TechCrunch

    LG Electronics has posted its Q1 2017 results , which show a nearly 10 per cent year-over-year jump in revenue. The electronics maker is reporting KRW 14.66 trillion in revenue, an increase of 9.7 per cent from the same period last year.

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  7. LG Electronics' operating profit jumps 82 percent in Q1Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | Korea Herald

    LG Electronics on Thursday said its operating profit jumped 83 percent in the first quarter of this year from a year earlier, on the back of strong home appliance business. The South Korean electronics manufacturer posted 14.66 trillion won in sales and 921.5 billion won in operating profit for the January to March period.

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  8. Destiny: General Motors should bring back PontiacRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | Autoblog

    ... do not necessarily reflect those of Autoblog and its editors. Despite having officially left the market in 2010, the Pontiac badge is still a common sight on roadways throughout the United States. Towards the end of its life, Pontiac models were ...

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  9. Should Pontiac be revived?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | Autoblog

    ... for the content, and any opinions do not necessarily reflect those of Autoblog and its editors. Founded in 1926, Pontiac was named after a Ottawa Chief who also had an entire city named after him. Legendary wouldn't you say? Pontiac was supposed to ...

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  10. Targa Tasmania Tour shows off state's bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | The Advocate

    ... litre V8 putting out 331kW and accelerating from 0-100km/h in 4.5 seconds. Last year I drove The Sideling in a 1996 Pontiac GTO, the vehicle that spawned the American muscle car race. A 50 year old car with drum brakes and almost as much metal as ...

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  11. LG G6 launched at Rs 51,990, will be Amazon exclusive: Here are top featuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | The Indian Express

    LG's G6 has been launched in India at a price of Rs 51,990. The smartphone will be available exclusively on Amazon India , starting April 25. The company is also offering Rs 10,000 cash back on Amazon for HDFC and SBI credit card holders.

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  12. Lottery winner to fix up car he loaned to Bryan Adams for iconic music videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | CKNW News Talk 980

    The Port Moody couple who won last week's $9.3-million 6/49 jackpot plans to share their new-found wealth with family, but not before fixing up an heirloom. Retirees Kurt and Marlis Gebeshuber say they'll share the money, but Kurt says he'll first restore his original 1965 Pontiac Parisienne.

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  13. Port Moody lottery winners to refurbish piece of music history with prize moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | GlobalNews

    ... and say they will be spending their millions on travelling and renovating their home - along with fixing up a 1965 Pontiac Parisienne that was featured in the music video for one of Canada's most popular songs of all time. Back in 1985, the ...

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  14. FG appoints General Motors' Creative Designer as DGRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | Vanguard

    ... staff of General Motors, where he worked on the Buick Rendezvous and later became lead exterior designer of the Pontiac G6 and Astra, General Motors' Opel Division and soon designed the Chevrolet Volt, which was unveiled in 2007. Married with three ...

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  15. Please Enjoy This Glowing Praise Of The 1992 Pontiac BonnevilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | Jalopnik

    "That's what Pontiac is all about;" Pontiac's Jack Folden told Car Styling on showing off the design of the upcoming 1992 Pontiac Bonneville. "Romance, sex.

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  16. Firing Order: The Beginning Of The 4x4 ObsessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | Four Wheeler

    ... the city and was living in a small house on a one-lane country road in northern Illinois. Deep snowdrifts and my '77 Pontiac Trans Am did not play nice together. Besides, there was acres of land to explore and miles of trails nearby and my off-road ...

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  17. 2017 Trans Am Super Duty Brings 1,000 Horses to New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | AutoSpies

    Trans Am Worldwide keeps the brand's most famous muscle car alive, though, by continuing to produce highly customized Chevrolet Camaros with looks that harken back to the classic Trans Am. At the New York Auto Show, the firm is introducing the new 2017 Trans Am Super Duty that evokes one of the meanest machines of the early '70s, but this one turns things up even more with its supercharged 7.5-liter V8 making 1,000 horsepower and 1,046 pound-feet of torque.

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  18. The Judge: Drag WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | Hot Rod Magazine

    ... his car around with, it's a great excuse to get out on the road and start clocking miles. Richard drives his 1965 Pontiac GTO from Red Deer Alberta Canada all the way to Drag Week, wherever it may be. The big block powered stick car gets driven not ... 1 comment

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    Tuesday Apr 18 | News Herald

    ... But his lifetime passion for mechanics is not going anywhere. Greener said he is now rebuilding the engine in a Pontiac Trans Am, restoring an old Ford Mustang and has worked on countless other restoration projects there. "I've still got my shop at ...

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  20. Pontiac could be a phoenix rising from the ashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | Autoblog

    ... 50 years such as Hummer , Mercury, Oldsmobile, Plymouth and Saturn, I believe the most worthy resurrection would be Pontiac. After all, it's no longer politically correct to drive an ex-military vehicle with single-digit gas mileage, nor do ...

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