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  1. This 1986 Grand Prix 2+2 Can Conquer Modern Muscle at 160+ MPHRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Hot Rod Magazine

    The 1986 Grand Prix 2+2 is a model that Pontiac enthusiasts tend to overlook. Granted, the 1,118 production vehicles were identically equipped, powered by a rather anemic 305-inch corporate small-block Chevy rated at 150 hp and an automatic transmission, but the car possessed the capability to do something very special, and Chris Bischof of Southlake, Texas, knows exactly what that is.

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  2. Turn your car into KITT from 'Knight Rider' with charger | VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WPXI

    ... .com for According to Wikipedia : KITT was an AI (artificial intelligence) computer in a highly advanced car: a 1982 Pontiac Trans Am, and later, a 2008-2009 Ford Shelby GT500KR.

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  3. Partial to Home: Dollar Bill and Silly RabbitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Commercial Dispatch

    ... worth, he said. The "Dollar Bill" Impala is one of six cars Rolling owns. All are "old school," he says. He has two Pontiac Lemans. One he calls "Silly Rabbit." It is tangerine orange and has the Trix cereal rabbit airbrushed all over it. The other, ...

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  4. Pipelinersales will keep you in the game in the space ageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Examiner.com

    The New York Times asked a fascinating question. "If you were able to take one item with you that had not been invented yet, an item from the future, what would it be?" Your customer service journalist answered his Verizon Samsung Galaxy 4G Smartphone.

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  5. State Opens Contract Talks with UAWRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | WILX-TV Lansing

    UAW Local 6000 represents workers in every state department at about 1,100 worksites. Members include doctors, nurses, teachers, probation officers and secretaries.

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  6. UAWRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    The UAW said Friday the union and state are expected to start negotiating after an official handshake. The current contract covering roughly 17,000 workers expires Dec. 31. UAW Local 6000 represents workers in every state department at about 1,100 worksites.

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  7. Photographer Documents Classic Cars on City StreetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | DNAinfo.com

    ... they turn out to be pleasant surprises, like the elderly woman from a Bed-Stuy church who drives a bright red, Pontiac Firebird. The project has taken Benton to neighborhoods across the country, including New Orleans, and rides have caught his eye ...

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  8. UAW, state of Michigan kicking off contract talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | WJRT

    The UAW said Friday the union and state are expected to start negotiating after an official handshake. The current contract covering roughly 17,000 workers expires Dec. 31. UAW Local 6000 represents workers in every state department at about 1,100 worksites.

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  9. Cheapest gas in the nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Madison Press

    ... his wife, Bonnie, will be making the 16-mile trip to fill her car later in the day. "I needed gas," he said for his Pontiac G6. To fill it with 11.2 gallons, the pump rang up $21 even. Chrisrina Speakman of London was shopping across the street at ...

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  10. Dragsters return to Sonoma RacewayRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | Sonoma Index Tribune

    ... of local competitors. Novato native and 2013 Super Gas World Champion, Rick Beckstrom, is slated to compete in his Pontiac Grand Am throughout the weekend. Gates open at 7 a.m. all weekend. Qualifying and time trials are slated Friday and Saturday, ...

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  11. China's Motor Vehicle and Aerospace IndustriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | CFR.org

    Following China's accession to the World Trade Organization in December 2001, the trajectory and ambitions of Chinese industrial development steepened, particularly as major multinational firms seek to open more contracts with China's manufacturers. More than 100 million Chinese - roughly equivalent to one-third of the total U.S. population - now work in factories, concentrating primarily on low-tech production.

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  12. NASA Western States Championships Presented By Toyo Tires Getting ReadyRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | Paddock Talk

    Competitors are in heavy preparation for the second annual NASA Western States Championships presented by Toyo Tires to run at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca July 31- August 2. The 2.2-mile, 11-turn undulating road course located in the foothills of the Monterey Bay area has NASA racers from the across the western region preparing their cars for three days of competition that will crown champions across 36 classes. Arizona's Dave Schotz is coming to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in his yellow Pontiac Firebird as well as his silver Corvette looking for his eighth, ninth and tenth championship.

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  13. List Winners in Coleman Fireman's Picnic ActivitiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Peshtigo Times Wisconsin Community Newspaper

    ... feature was the Classic Car and Tractor Show. Top cars included: Time Boerschinger (Chevy Chevelle), Al Shehow (Pontiac GTO), and Linda Krueger (Ford Mustang Convertible). Top Tractor honors went to Collin and Mitch Bushmaker(International M), Frank ...

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  14. Striving for a IMPREFECTIONa : Driving prosperityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | The Willits News

    ... as far as things stand today. Thank you for coming along. With that as backstory, we have two cars. One was a 1997 Pontiac Sunfire, a low-end economy car with 122,000 miles. People oft-times are shocked when they hear I possess an 18-year-old auto ...

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  15. Local Trans-Am Racers To Join Tcm Pack At Queensland RacewayRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Paddock Talk

    ... with old rivals Jim Richards, John Bowe, Andrew Miedecke and Glenn Seton when he races his TransAm-spec 1970 Pontiac Firebird across the three-race weekend. A veteran of more than 25 Bathurst 1000 starts, John English will race his 1967 Ford Mustang ...

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  16. Striving for imprefectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Ukiah Daily Journal

    ... as far as things stand today. Thank you for coming along. With that as backstory, we have two cars. One was a 1997 Pontiac Sunfire; a low-end economy car with 122,000 miles. People oft-times are shocked when they hear I possess an 18-year-old auto ...

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  17. Authorities seeking missing Broadwater womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    ... family she would return shortly. Jessica was wearing a cut-off grey tank top, and black capris, driving a white 2005 Pontiac Bonneville with Nebraska license plate 64-D463. She was accompanied by her yellow lab mix named Sierra. Anyone with ...

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  18. AJ's Car of the Day '65 GTO ConvertibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | WPLR

    The Pontiac GTO was restyled for the 1965 model year. It had Pontiac's characteristic vertically stacked quad headlights.

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  19. Pair of All-New 2015 Hellcats Lead Collection of Muscle and Late Model Cars in Reno TahoeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Business Wire

    ... each one is remarkable." Two additional examples of '70s-era GM muscle from The Robertson Collection include a 1970 Pontiac Trans Am ( Lot #703 ) restored in factory-correct Polar White with a blue interior and a 1971 custom Camaro ( Lot #640 ) with ...

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  20. Sonoma Raceway hosts NHRA Division 7 dragsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Sonoma Index Tribune

    ... of local competitors. Novato native and 2013 Super Gas World Champion, Rick Beckstrom, is slated to compete in his Pontiac Grand Am throughout the weekend. Gates open at 7 a.m. all weekend. Qualifying and time trials are slated Friday and Saturday, ...

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