1969 Pontiac Farago CF 428 news, pictures, specifications, and information
Paul Farago's resume included work with Dual-Ghia and was a respected engineer and designer. His work impacted designs both in Europe and the United States.

This very special car was brought about as a result of a special request by John DeLorean while he was head of the Pontiac Motor Division of General Motors. He asked Farago to come up with an exciting car that he could use to tour the world's auto shows and enhance the company's image. Having just left Ghia and setting up shop with Sergio Coggiola, this was the first project for the firm 'Carrozziere Coggiola.'

The current owner is the nephew of Paul Farago. It is totally original except for a single repaint in the 1980s. It rides on very special experimental Firestone tires and wheels. The C represented Coggiola while the F represented Farago. The 428 represented the engine.
By Daniel Vaughan | Sep 2012
 
Recent Vehicle Additions

American Dream Cars Of The 1960S Take To The Fairway

The Reactor will appear along with nine other one-off creations at the Pebble Beach Concours dElegance this August PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (June 29, 2017) —Stargazers with dreams too big...

First Prototype Ferrari 275 GTB/4 Heads Multi-Million Pound Coys London Auction

The first prototype Ferrari 275 GTB4, estimated at £2,000,000 to £2,500,000, will go under the hammer at Coys London auction at the Royal Horticultural Halls in Westminster on May 18th. This most...

Designed In Sweden And Built In Italy – The Volvo 262C Turns 40

Forty years ago, Volvo turned perceptions of what its brand stood for upside down. The Volvo 262 Coupé left no one unmoved and sold significantly better than expected, despite costing more than twice...

Very Rare and Highly Desirable Concours Level 1958 Dual-Ghia Convertible Set to Shine in Monterey at Russo and Steele's 15th Anniversary Auction Extravaganza

Scottsdale, Arizona (July 9th, 2015) – As a man possessed of virtually boundless vision and drive, Eugene Casaroll almost single-handedly invented the car-delivery business with his foundation...

One of 14 'Swiss Cheese' Lightweights Offered at Russo and Steele

As one of the most radical factory-built weapons conceived during the Super Stock wars of the early 1960s, Pontiacs outrageous Swiss Cheese Catalina Lightweight was purpose-built just for one mission:...

Joe Bortz to Host Historic Dream Car Discussion Panel

Dream car collector and historian Joe Bortz has prepared a special treat for participants at the 40th Annual Pontiac-Oakland Club International Convention in St. Charles Illinois, this coming July...

Aztek
Bonneville
Catalina
Chieftain
Executive
Fiero
Firebird
G5
G6
G8
Grand Am
Grand Prix
Grand Safari
Grand Ville
GTO
LeMans
Parisienne
Phoenix
Solstice
Star Chief
Streamliner
Sunfire
Tempest
Torpedo
Torrent
Trans Am
Ventura
Vibe

© 1998-2017. All rights reserved. The material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Vehicle information, history, and
specifications from concept to production.

Follow ConceptCarz on Facebook  Follow ConceptCarz on Twitter RSS News Feed

Conceptcarz.com
© 1998-2017 Conceptcarz.com Reproduction or reuse prohibited without written consent.