Racing the Pontiac Solstice
I strapped myself in alongside noted race car driver John Heinricy for a few laps around the Horse Thief Mile track at Willow Spring Raceway outside Rosamond, CA in the Pontiac Solstice GXP.
2007 Pontiac Solstice GXP Start Up, Exhaust, and In Depth Tour
In this video I give a full in depth tour of the 2007 Pontiac Solstice GXP. I take viewers on a close look through the interior and exterior of this car while showing details, over viewing of features, and noting unique styling cues to the vehicle itself. I also show the engine and the details of it, start it up and see how it sounds under acceleration. A thorough tour/review of this car designed to give others a greater overall appreciation of the vehicle.
2009 Chevy Malibu vs 1959 Bel Air Crash Test
This crash test between a modern sedan and the classic 1959 Chevrolet Bel Air shows just how far passenger protection has come in the last fifty years. The Institute for Highway Safety staged the test to commemorate its 50th anniversary. Find more crash tests on our web site: http://www.consumerreports.org/cro/video-hub/cars/iihs-crash-tests/676195405001/?EXTKEY=I93YT01&CMP=OTC-YUTBE
427 Pontiac Solstice
2006 Pontiac Solstice with a 7.0 liter 427 Corvette engine.
Owned by and work done by Wade's Garage in Fairmont, WV.
1998 Ford Expedition Sled-Rollover Crash Test
This video shows the devastating effects of what happens when you don't wear your seat belts and you vehicle leaves the motorway. This is a prime example how seat belts can save someone's life, or even lives. ALWAYS buckle up and drive safely
Putting the Top Down on the Pontiac Solstice
Showing just how easy it is to put the top down on the Solstice. This is done in a Solstice that doesn't include power windows or locks. Everything is manual so I have to open the trunk using the button in the glove compartment. Solstice owners with power options can open it using the keyfob, if so suited
Solstice Trunk Mod - 2 1/2 inch Spring
Using a pair of 2 1/2 inch springs that I got from a hardware store, I added them to the mechanism that opens the trunk to allow it to open all the way instead of the stock 3-4 inches.