Pontiac’s stripped-down ’63 Tempest was Super (Duty) quick


Before the 1964 GTO burned rubber in Anytown, USA, Pontiac’s full-size Catalinas—powered by the ferocious 421-cubic-inch Super Duty V-8—were burning up drag strips and taking down competitors in early-’60s Super Stock battles.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2018/08/21/pontiacs-stripped-down-63-tempest-was-super-duty-quick