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Old 04-15-2009, 08:00 AM   #1
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Cool Little History on the Bonneville 1957-2005

Did some research on the Bonneville and found out that the Pontiac Bonneville was the First American Automobile to have Fuel Injection. Pretty cool!


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That'* some great info Todd. Thanks for posting!

Not to hi-jack the thread, but here is a companion piece of information on the 3800 V6 : Buick V6 engine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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those are some good storys on the 3800 too bad they quit making them one of the best v6 engines i have ever owned besides the 4.3l in the blazers kind of wish they would put the 3800 in these new cars
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Good read Kevin!

Thanks for including it
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Very cool research!
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