For Sale By:Private Seller
Interior Color: Blue
Number of Cylinders: 8
Drive Type: RWD
Number of Doors: 5
Exterior Color: Brown
Fallon, Nevada, United States
Offered for sale as part of a new factual entertainment show currently being filmed for a major US network, to be aired at a later date.
COMPLETE COLLECTION OF CARS FOR SALE, SEE OTHER LISTINGS!
1971 PONTIAC BONNEVILLE HEARSE BUILT BY SUPERIOR, 80,000 ORIG MILES, RUNS AND DRIVE EXCELLENT, SOLID FLOORS HEARSE WAS IN SERVICE UNTIL A FEW YRS AGO AND HAS BEEN IN THIS COLLECTION AND ENJOYED AT CRUISES AND SHOWS, 455 2BBL V8 AUTO TRANS, RUNS AND DRIVES VERY WELL, SMALL AMOUNT OF RUST ON BOTTOM OF FENDER, NOTHING MAJOR, INTERIOR IS COMPLETE AND ORIGINAL, COFFIN NOT INCLUDED, THIS IS A INTERESTING CAR AND ALWAYS DRAWS A CROWD WHERE EVER IT GOES SELLING AT NO RESERVE, CLEAR TITLE READY TO GO!
CAR IS SOLD "AS IS" CAR IS LOCATED IN FALLON NEVADA, EXPORT BUYERS WELCOMED, SHIPPING AND TRANSPORT IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF BUYER, CALL FOR ANY AND ALL DETAILS! 623-580-1473 JOSEPH, THANK YOU
SOLD "AS IS",NO WARRANTY OR GUARANTEE EXPRESSED OR GIVEN, CARS BUILT PRIOR TO 1981,, MILES CAN NOT BE VERIFIED BY CARFAX DUE TO AGE,FEEL FREE TO CALL,INSPECT ANY CAR PRIOR TO BIDDING OR BUYING ASK ALL QUESTIONS BEFORE YOU BID IF YOU HAVE ANY AT ALL,WINNING BIDDER IS THE NEW OWNER,NO RENEGOTIATING AFTER THE END OF AUCTION, AS WITH ANY OLDER USED VEHICLE, MINOR SIGNS OF USE, WEAR, REPAIR,RESTORATION,PARTS REPLACEMENT AND AGE MAY BECOME VISIBLE UNDER CLOSE VISUAL INSPECTION WE CAN NOT BE HELD RESPONSIBLE FOR THESE MINOR ISSUES,WE DO NOT KNOW THE HISTORY ON THE CAR FROM DAY ONE UNLESS NOTED IN LISTING, BUYER IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY TAXES, PLATES OR ANY FEES ON VEHICLE IN HIS OR HER OWN STATE AT TIME OF TITLE AND REGISTRATION
At fourteen years of age, Kathryn DiMaria has already done what many self-proclaimed gearheads won't even attempt in their lifetimes. The Dearborn, Michigan teen is rebuilding a car from the ground up.
The intrepid youngster asked her parents when she was just twelve to start a Pontiac Fiero project, even offering to pony up all the funds herself. Father, Jerry DiMaria only expected the project to last a few months, but two years later, Kathryn is still at it. In this CNN video, the two are at Maker Faire (a DIY festival) rebuilding a 3.4-liter V6 engine out of a Chevrolet Camaro to replace the 2.8-liter mill found in the Fiero.
The whole family hast pitched in, with Kathryn's mother teaching her how to sew in order to complete the interior, father Jerry providing much of the technical know-how, and even her sister is chronicling Kathryn's progress through photos. Jerry even started a thread in a Fiero forum which has been live for two years and is now 22 pages long. Of the project, one forum member wrote, "welcome to the madness."
Following a stop-delivery order for its new midsize trucks and a rash of recent recalls, General Motors is issuing three more campaigns covering 60,575 vehicles in North America with 57,182 of them in the US. As of October 1, the automaker has issued a total of 74 recalls (see the ridiculously long chart to the right) this year covering 26,495,070 units in the US.
The largest campaign covers 46,873 examples in the US of the 2008-2009 Pontiac G8 and 2011-2013 Chevrolet Caprice Police Patrol Vehicle imported from Australia. It's possible for the driver's knee to hit the key and make it move from the "Run" to "ACC" position while driving. GM says its Holden division is developing a fixed-blade key that's supposed to fix the problem by only allowing it to rotate toward the "On" position. There has been one crash caused by this fault but no injuries or fatalities.
The second recall is for 10,005 units of the 2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V and 2006-2007 Cadillac STS-V because "the fuel pump module electrical terminal may overheat." This can cause a flange to melt and allow the pump to leak fuel. GM specifies that the remedy for the CTS-V is replacing the fuel module and fuel tank jumper harness, but it doesn't specify how the STS-V is being repaired.
There are hundreds of American automakers that sprung up during the dawn of the automotive era, only to fold into obscurity or get gobbled up by what would eventually become the Big Four (yes, we're counting AMC here). Oakland is one such company, which was the forbearer for General Motors' Pontiac division. Sold until 1931, you simply don't see Oakland-badged cars anymore. Unless, that is, you know Brian Bent.
Bent drives a 1927 Oakland that still rides on wooden wheels. Its original wooden wheels, from the sound of it. That makes this anachronist and his Oakland the perfect subject for a Petrolicious video. Like many of the cars highlighted by Petrolicious, this old Oakland has had some work done to it, featuring a Pontiac flathead engine that's been pushed forward and a clutch pack built by Bent.
Take a look below for a closer look at this rare and fascinating Oakland.