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Docherty: Pontiac decision may have to wait until next year

As General Motors prepares for its June 1 bankruptcy-or-viability deadline, the decision on what to do with Pontiac is sitting on the back burner. In fact, dealers may have to wait until next year to find out what the General has in store. Or so says Susan Docherty, vice president of GM's... read more

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GM recalls more than 270,000 vehicles due to faulty shifter

With all the financial strife General Motors finds itself in, the last thing it needs are product recalls bringing into doubt the quality of its vehicles. Unfortunately for... read more March 17, 2009 by

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Germany's interior minister suggests insolvency may be best bet for Opel

Saturn is expected to go its own way, Pontiac is being pared down, Hummer is up for sale and Saab has already announced it will be seeking independence. General Motors' brand... read more March 6, 2009 by

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400hp for $35,000: Pontiac G8 GXP and Dodge Charger SRT8 after incentives

Whoever said the muscle car era was dead and gone? Right now you can drive away with more than 400hp (298kW) under the hood for around $35,000. The poor state of the economy... read more March 5, 2009 by

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Pontiac axes Torrent SUV, shifts focus to cars

General Motors has confirmed that Pontiac's struggling Torrent SUV will be canned this week due to poor sales and a need to remarket the brand as a lineup that specializes in... read more March 4, 2009 by

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SLP Firehawk reborn in the form of the Pontiac G8 GT

During the early 1990s American tuner and muscle car specialist Street Legal Performance (SLP) released custom packs for the Pontiac Firebird known as the... read more February 23, 2009 by

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Riley Technologies announces plans for 500hp ‘Track Day Car’

Riley Technologies is a leading race car constructor and supplier of vehicles for many professional teams as well as track day enthusiasts. The company specializes in the... read more January 14, 2009 by

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Revenge shows new GTM-R ‘Super Car’ in Detroit

A new 'all-American' supercar was unveiled this week at the Detroit Auto Show by Revenge Designs - a tuner of GM products such as the Pontiac GTO and Solstice. The new GTM-R... read more January 13, 2009 by

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Chrysler considering car-based 'lifestyle' pickup to replace Dakota

Earlier this week General Motors announced the death of the G8 ST program because it wouldn't make money for them and the 'sport truck' didn't fit the Pontiac brand image... read more January 9, 2009 by

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Report: Pontiac Has Killed The G8 ST

For many car companies, finding a clear and coherent brand identity isn't as easy as it might seem. Case in point: Pontiac. The rip-snorting G8 hasn't been the success it... read more January 6, 2009 by

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GM releases LNF Turbo Upgrade Kit for Solstice, Sky, HHR

The 2.0L turbo engine internally known as the LNF has been one of GM's unsung heroes over the past several years. Lying at the heart of the Pontiac Solstice GXP, Saturn Sky... read more December 18, 2008 by

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Pontiac prices G8 GXP at $39,995

General Motors' Pontiac brand has been the subject of some very close scrutiny as a result of the dire financial straits of the automotive industry, and its future is still... read more December 16, 2008 by

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Pontiac to shed half its lineup in coming years

Pontiac will see half of its models dropped from its current lineup in the next few years, with speculation that the brand could end up with less than three unique middles by... read more December 15, 2008 by

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Report: GM may drop Saab, Saturn and Pontiac to appease Congress

Despite previous assurances made earlier this month by its CEO Rick Wagoner, General Motors is reportedly considering dropping the Saab, Saturn and Pontiac brands in order to... read more November 26, 2008 by

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Pontiac enhances G6 lineup with mid-year updates

The L.A. Auto Show is just days away, and as it draws near more models, updates and reveals are coming to light. Pontiac will be bringing a revised family of G6 coupes... read more November 17, 2008 by

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Police catch Panis doing 212kmh in Ferrari

Nov.17 (GMM) Former grand prix winner Olivier Panis has lost his driver's license after he was caught speeding, it is being reported by the international media. Italy's La... read more November 16, 2008 by


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