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Assembly


Pontiac, Michigan, United States

South Gate, California, United States

Arlington, Texas, United States

Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Kansas City, Kansas, United States

Framingham, Massachusetts, United States

Linden, New Jersey, United States



Layout


Front-engine, rear-wheel-drive layout


Engine


four engines:

239.2 cu in L-head 6-cylinder engine, 90 horsepower (67 kW) at 3400 rpm

239.2 cu in L-head 6-cylinder engine, 93 horsepower (69 kW) at 3400 rpm

248.9 cu in L-head 8-cylinder, 103 horsepower (77 kW) at 3800 rpm

248.9 cu in L-head 8-cylinder, 106 horsepower (79 kW) at 3800 rpm


Predecessor


Pontiac Torpedo


Successor


Pontiac Catalina


power output


90 horsepower (67 kW) at 3400 rpm -- 106 horsepower (79 kW) at 3800 rpm

top speed


80-95 mph / 129-153 km/h


original MSRP price


$ 1.870


av. Retail (Nadaguides, Hagerty a.o.)


$ 22.890


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Oil Painting 50x70 cm

by A.Monsanto, 2017

1950 Pontiac Chieftain Catalina


Manufacturer:

General Motors   


Production:

67,699