our. It was very easy to assemble and it comes out looking great. Filter By Model Select Model > 4Runner 86 Avalon Camry Celica CH-R Corolla Cressida Echo FJ Cruiser FJ-40 FJ-55 FJ-65 FJ-80 Hi-Lux Highlander Land Cruiser Matrix MR2 Paseo Previa Prius RAV4 Scion Sequoia Sienna Solara Supra T-100 Tacoma Tercel … This option never made it to production – one reason cited is that models with the prototype power steering were noted as being too loud. - Every used car for sale comes with a free CARFAX Report. 33 Cars Found. Several diecast model manufacturers have replicated the Fiero in various scales. As drivers attempted to frequently run the engine at greater RPM than it was designed for, the engines experienced a number of reliability problems and breakdowns were frequent. - Only 247 Meras were produced by Corporate Concepts before production was halted when Corporate Concepts was sued by Ferrari. [10] The available I4 and V6 engines benefited from evolutionary improvements, but the planned availability of turbochargers and newer DOHC engines did not happen before production stopped. front and rear hoods are hydraulic, … Listed 162 days ago, Fort Wayne, IN The Fiero was the second safest vehicle sold in America from 1984 to 1988, beaten only by the Volvo 740DL station wagon. © Copyright 2021 iSeeCars.com. Isuzu and Muncie (Getrag)- five-speed transmissions were available, depending on model and equipment beginning in 1985 for the Isuzu five-speed which came on four-cylinder cars and in 1986 for the Muncie five-speed which came on V6 equipped cars. A mid-engine layout was originally chosen as a way to reduce both aerodynamic drag and vehicle weight to improve fuel efficiency, and also for its handling, traction, and braking benefits. SOLD: Based on a "85" fiero,auto,v-6 270hp,air,tilt,cruise,power mirrors, keyless entry, alpine stereo, spider racing seats w/3 point belts. The previous year's GT became the 1986 SE. 1966 Pontiac GTO $32,000 Buffalo, NY Jan 20 2021. A variable effort electro-hydraulic power steering unit, the same design later found on the GM EV1, was also to be a late addition. On August 16, 1988 the last Fiero rolled off the Pontiac, Michigan plant line. Year To. New brake pads, battery KYB front shocks, inner and outer tie rod ends, end links and steering rack gear. [8] As a result, the engine bay is large enough to accommodate engines of that size. Even a 231 CID (3.8 L) Buick Turbo V6 powered Fiero is rumored to have been seen at a test track. [5], Aldikacti's initial challenge was with GM's corporate structure, which split its engineers into two categories: the car engineers who would create blueprints for the car, and manufacturing engineers who would work out the fabrication and assembly issues. Transmission: 5-Speed Manual. Listed 4 days ago, Sacramento, CA While General Motors's management were opposed to invest in a second two-seater sports car that might compete with the Corvette, young Pontiac engineers in 1978 were able to sell the Fiero concept to the corporation as a fuel-efficient four-cylinder "commuter car" that just happened to have two seats, rather than a muscle car. At the rear, a tri-link suspension with all new knuckles was installed. Listed 16 days ago, Bellevue, NE New engines were proposed for the 1990 model year, from the then new DOHC 190 bhp (140 kW) "Quad 4" four-cylinder as a base engine to replace the 2.5 L "Iron Duke" to a new 200+ hp DOHC V-6 for the GT models. The four-cylinder engine was slightly modified, adding roller lifters and resulting in a power increase of 2 hp (1.5 kW). In spite of the much-improved car which finally had realized its potential after years of mismanagement, GM ended production after the 1988 model year due to declining sales figures. The Fiero 2M4 (two-seat, mid-engine, four-cylinder) was on Car and Driver magazine's Ten Best list for 1984. This 1988 Pontiac Fiero GT is finished in red over tan leather and powered by a mid-mounted 2.8-liter V6 paired with a five-speed manual transaxle. - - Sales managers at Pontiac dealerships also received a limited edition "Pontiac Fiero Presents Daryl Hall & John Oates" vinyl greatest hits album enticing them to participate in the sponsorship tour. Email me when the price of this listing drops: By clicking "Start Tracking" you agree to The front suspension was derived from the Chevette. 1968 jeep cj-5 rare collector. Listed 20 days ago, Naples, FL [14], The last Fiero built was presented to a GM assembler, and was kept pristeen with just over 500 miles on the odometer. The Torrent shared its basic body structure and mechanicals with the Equinox. [4] The fuel economy was considered as impressive for a 2.5 L engine of the period, but the three-speed automatic reduced highway mileage to only 32 mpg‑US (7.4 L/100 km; 38 mpg‑imp). [5], At the beginning of production the Fiero was only available in Red (M71) and White (M40) colors with Black (M41) and Light Gray Metallic (M14) introduced later, the paint shop was only able to handle four different colors at a time. Worse, the car was a money loser—General Motors lost about $2000 for every Fiero it built.[1]. The starting price for the Fiero Coupe was $7,999. And cornering with The Fiero Formula turns cruises into autocross events. It has ample storage space for the various things we keep near our bed and it is easy to run power cords through the back of it. He and his staff wanted to prove that cooperation between management and labor could be solved without the use of robots on the assembly line, which GM's top executives wanted to use. Listed 18 days ago, Englewood, CO Pontiac's General Manager Bill Hoglund nominated John Callies to drive the actual pace car at Indy. Listed 8 days ago, Grand Rapids, MI Would you like to view the latest search results ? David Hudgens, a GM spokesman in Detroit quoted "If you ran out of oil, and then that coupled with some aggressive driving, perhaps, and maybe not changing the oil very often, you end up with a broken rod, and that's where the connecting rod came in; it is still the owner's responsibility to check the oil. GO. All 1984 models came with the same 2.5 L I4. A prototype of the never-produced 1990 Fiero was displayed at the 20th Anniversary show in July 2003, at Fierorama 2005, at the Michigan show in 2006 and most recently at the 25th Anniversary Show in Pontiac, Michigan in 2008. Pontiac responded by introducing the GT model which included upgraded suspension tuning, wider tires, and a V6 engine having 43 hp (32 kW) more than the base four-cylinder.[9]. GM Heritage Center continues storing the 1989/1990 Fiero. The word Fiero means "very proud", "fierce", "bold", "haughty" "cruel", "severe" in Italian, and "wild", "fierce", or "ferocious" in Spanish. Listed 40 days ago, Saint Charles, MO The maximum torque is 542.9FT pounds at 4363 RPM. The lower-geared 4.10 four-speed transmission showed improved acceleration, but sacrificed fuel economy. The Fiero was redesigned to use a fuel efficient version of GM's 2.5 L (151 cu in) four-cylinder Iron Duke engine capable of 31 mpg‑US (7.6 L/100 km; 37 mpg‑imp) in the city and 50 mpg‑US (4.7 L/100 km; 60 mpg‑imp) on the highway with the economy-ratio transmission option. Price Min. [dubious – discuss] The other factor was weak connecting rods that would shatter blowing through the engine and dumping oil on a hot exhaust system. This high horsepower machine is outfitted with racing brakes and pads to improve it’s … The Fiero became the first 4-cylinder car to pace the 500 since a Stoddard-Dayton paced the 1914 race. All of these enhancements greatly improved the cornering abilities of this Fiero. The safety reputation was bad because of explosive fires and multiple recalls. The new non-aero noses lost the black bumper pads of the earlier models and had a smoother look. The clutch hydraulic systems were redesigned with new master and slave cylinders. Listed 1 day ago, Salem, OH Fiero (4) Firebird (52) Grand Prix (3) ... power steering, disk brakes, upgraded tires, rims and stereo system. The stock buckets in the C2 cars offer no latersl support whatsoever. I'm very happy with this night stand. Fiero (5) Firebird (46) GTO (39) Grand Am (1) Grand Prix (18) Grandville (2) LeMans (9) Other (4) Parisienne (1) Safari (2) Sedan (3) Silver Streak (3) Star Chief (3) Streamliner (1) Sunbird (2) Super Chief (1) Tempest (1) Ventura (2) See More; REFINE BY. Classifieds for Classic Pontiac Fiero. The starting price was $8,499 for the Sport Coupe. This was only 3 months after the production of the Fiero began. - [16] The Fiero's body panels are purely cosmetic and carry no structural load. [5] Redesigned headlight motors appeared in 1987. Every used car for sale comes with a free CARFAX Report. [citation needed] The single 1990 Fiero GT prototype had an early version of the upcoming DOHC V-6 that would be put into production in the Grand Prix and Lumina Z34 in the early 1990s. The GM 3800 Supercharged is also a very popular choice, as well as the 3.4 L found in the 1993, 1994, and 1995 Camaro/Firebird. The V6 on the 1985 model and part of the 1986 production year came with a four-speed with a final drive ratio of 3.65. Listed 3 days ago, Newport News, VA The 1986 GT was delayed until 3 January 1986. 1977 chevrolet impala 305ci v8 auto ps pb front disc new tires a/c power one owner … Fiero blueprints traveled back and forth between the two engineering branches, resulting in a waste of time and money. ENGINE. Lamborghini engine detail, Lamborghini exhaust, Lamborghini wiper w/washers, Lamborghini lights, turns, side markers, Lamborghini rims. "[21], The Pontiac division claimed in a 1988 press release that "GM tests have shown that running these 1984 cars with low engine oil level can cause connecting rod failure which may lead to an engine compartment fire. The four-cylinder engine received an in-pan oil filter element and balance shaft. The Fiero Coupe, also called "Fuel Economy Leader", came with the MY-8 4-speed manual transaxle that had a 0.73 overdrive top gear along with a high mpg 3.32:1 axle ratio. The four-cylinder engine's power rating increased to 98 hp (73 kW) with some major modifications which included a roller cam, redesigned intake manifold, distributorless ignition system (DIS), open combustion chamber cylinder head and upgraded throttle-body fuel injection system. In 2007 the Motor Max toy company began making small die-cast Fiero GT toys under the 'American Graffiti' and 'Fresh Cherries' lines. $250,000 and Up; Antiques / Pre-War; AutoHunter Auctions; Convertibles; Future Classics; Motorcycles; Muscle Cars; Newest Listings; Trucks; Under $5,000 ; Browse by Year. They perceived the oil crisis as a market opportunity for a fuel-efficient sporty commuter car. Corporate Concepts completed the "Mera" transformation and none were sold as kit form. The Fiero Sport Coupe, also referred to as the "base car", came with the M-19 four-speed manual with a 0.81 top gear along with 4.10:1 differential, giving it better acceleration at the cost of fuel economy, 42/26 mpg. - Interior includes power saddle leather bucket seats, side bolstered, with the Indy logo monogrammed in the headrest. It could now also be paired with a Japanese-designed Isuzu five-speed transmission as used in the J-body platform, also produced at the Muncie, Indiana plant. The three models, and four colors from the previous year were still available, but the problem with insufficient power was addressed, much to the satisfaction of the general public. [5], 1987 saw changes to the front and rear fascias on the "base coupe" with the SE and GT models keeping the same "Aero" nose. Listed 150 days ago, Omaha, NE Fieros were exploding at the rate of one for every 508 cars sold, and no other mass-market automobile ever came close to that record. The 1984 model line included a limited "Indy Pace Car" edition, consisting of an Indianapolis 500-themed option package on SE-model vehicles (a package that was specially reissued in 1985). [6] This engine was too blocky to fit into the tiny car so it was equipped with a smaller oil pan, causing the engine to always run a quart low. Because of an abundance of replacement parts available from other General Motors vehicles, there are many upgrades that can be done to improve performance and reliability of the cars. Only the four-cylinder engine was available, though a few prototypes were fitted with a unique periscope-style inlet sprouting from the engine compartment and curving up and over the roof. The most significant was a completely redesigned suspension (and parts of the space frame) to realize the potential of the mid-engine layout. Fully serviced and maintained GT. 38 vehicles matched Now showing page 1 of 3. I have also installed a “181” (3.6″ stroke) … 1-20 of This new suspension came with staggered wheel sizes on WS6 suspension equipped models, with 15 in (380 mm) by 6 in (150 mm) wide wheels up front and 15 in (380 mm) by 7 in (180 mm) wide wheels in the rear for improved handling balance and to offset the slightly increased front track that resulted from the improvements. Find the best Pontiac Fiero for sale near you. It's absolutely unmatched by pretty much any other vehicle. YEAR. Pontiac is aware of 260 fires attributable to the condition, along with ten reported minor injuries."[22]. Listed 8 days ago, Gray Court, SC The Fiero seats (without headrests) look really good. Classic Pontiac Fiero for Sale. Original 10k mile, unmolested Fiero GT. Listed 138 days ago, 33 cars for sale found, starting at $1,500, Average price for Used Pontiac Fiero: $11,211. 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