Pontiac Fiero, Common Motors’ little-known sports activities automobile in Hungary, lived for simply 5 years. It was produced from 1983 to 1988, throughout which era greater than 370,000 items have been produced, with 2.5-liter, I4, and a couple of.8-liter V6 engines.
As a consequence of its sequence of fires, it was a fairly problematic mannequin, however one continues to be the case for which somebody rang $ 90,000, or practically $ 27 million, on the GAA Basic Vehicles public sale in North Carolina final month.
There’s additionally a proof for why they paid for it as a lot as we may get for a model new Porsche 911: the fiery pink 1988 piece was the final Fiero ever made. He left the meeting plant in Michigan on August 16, 1988, by drawing heaps amongst 1,400 staff.
It ought to be added that it acquired comparable egg therapy because the 27-year-old limited-edition Corvette C4, which we additionally wrote about over the weekend. That is borne out by the truth that solely 936 kilometers have been coated with it within the final 32 years. Its situation additionally displays this: the inside plastics within the Fiero GT nonetheless appear to be they’re new to at the present time.
Within the GT, in fact, we discover the bigger 2.8-liter engine, which has 140 horsepower and a most torque of 230 Nm. It performs the 0-100 km / h dash in 8.8 seconds and has a high velocity of over 200 km / h.