Not a fan of Pontiac Fieros? Well, maybe this one will change your mind. It's a tube-frame IMSA race car that competed in the 1985 and 1986 seasons, powered by a mid-mounted 3.0-liter four-cylinder engine. It's up for sale right now . You should buy it.
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This Fiero, chassis #001, was built by Huffaker Engineering under contract from General Motors, designed to run in IMSA's GTU class. Driven mainly by Bob Earl in-period, it took seven class victories at places like Mid-Ohio, Watkins Glen, and Sonoma Raceway (formerly Sears Point). After the 1987 season, it was refurbished by GM and kept at its heritage museum until 2009, when it was sold to vintage racing driver Tommy Thompson.
Power comes from a 3.0-liter inline-four mounted behind the cabin, sending power to the wheels via a Hewland five-speed manual transmission. The car has been sitting in Thompson's collection since he acquired it. He recently had the Kinsler fuel injection system rebuilt. If the new owner intends on taking this Fiero racing, he recommends replacing the tires and getting it serviced beforehand. Here's a video of it running:
It's currently up for bidding with a high bid of $7500 and 14 days remaining. It's hard to say what a vintage race car like this is worth, but one thing's for sure: It's really, really cool.