1973 Pontiac VenturaReview
Not So Well Known Classic American Muscle — This car is the Pontiac equivalent of the Chevy Nova. It was built like a tank and had extra power to go with it. We had 10 inch tires in the rear and we could smoke 'em. The feeling of just mashing the accelerator was enough to put me into the vinyl bench seat. If you ever get an opportunity to drive one, DO IT!!!
Pros: Classic styling, Big V8 tire smoking power
Cons: didn't fit the family...
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