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MT claims Holden Coupe 60 is really 3-year-old Pontiac GTO replacement

by Dan Roth (RSS feed) on Mar 1st, 2008 at 9:54AM

Spot any similarities? Holden surprised and delighted when it rolled out the Coupe 60 at the Melbourne Auto Show this past week. Motor Trend put two and two together and dug up some three-year-old photos that show off essentially the same car wearing a Pontiac suit, instead. The nose on the original concept shows what GM was planning for the next-gen GTO at the time. We're glad the prototype styling was deemed too expensive for production; the world wasn't ready for a modern interpretation of the 1982 J2000. The Coupe 60 started life as Pontiac's replacement for the sales-proof GTO, but... Read More

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