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OT - 1964 Pontiac Banshee
Posted by: kenzen ()
Date: December 25, 2017 12:44PM

What Pontiac was working on during the Monza GT development:

Pontiac Banshee

kenzen
66 Monza Coupe 110/PG
Bel Air, MD

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Re: OT - 1964 Pontiac Banshee
Posted by: American Mel ()
Date: December 25, 2017 05:51PM

As usual, GM killed many incredible cars, just to keep the reputation of their glass slug.
What a shame too.
The smart thing to do would have been to make the Vette engineers man-up and work harder at keeping the baby on the top of the pile instead of protecting them from competion.
It would have made ALL of the generals products stronger.

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WA. state, 1 mile south of the Canadian border,
I am not at the end of the world, but you can see it from here.
'66 Monza Coupe - 4spd, 140 Daily driver beater
'67 Monza Vert. - PG, 140 Daily driver beater

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Re: OT - 1964 Pontiac Banshee
Posted by: corventure Dave ()
Date: December 26, 2017 11:55AM

All I can say is..
Another example of the GM - John Fitch Phoenix rip off!tongue sticking out smiley

smiling bouncing smileysmiling bouncing smileysmiling bouncing smiley

Corventure Dave

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Re: OT - 1964 Pontiac Banshee
Posted by: Jim's Wife's 64 ()
Date: December 26, 2017 01:48PM

I know a lot of Pontiac guys like to say Chevy stole the design from Pontiac for the C3, but the Monza GT was made in 62. Two years before the Banshee. Larry Shinoda and Tony Lapine designed the Monza GT. Oddly enough, they designed tge Mako Shark II as well, hmmm...

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