2007 SEMA Show: Pontiac Solstice SD-290 race concept

2007 SEMA Show: Pontiac Solstice SD-290 race concept

GM has revealed the new Pontiac Solstice SD-90 at the 2007 SEMA show here in Las Vegas. The Solstice SD-290 race concept that takes us back to the classic sports car design with its vintage design featuring a passenger cockpit tonneau cover and a driver windscreen.

The Pontiac Solstice SD-290 race concept is powered by a 2.0 liter, Ecotec direct-injection, turbocharged engine that produces a total of 290 horsepower. The engine is mated with a five-speed manual transmission. Other performance modifications include a Solo Performance cat-back exhaust system, a KW Automotive coil-over suspension package, and 3-piston aluminum calipers with 13-inch rotors from Stainless Steel Brake Company. The SD-290 rides on 19-inch wheels with Hoosier R6 racing tires.

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Pontiac Solstice SD-290 Race Concept Gallery:

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Vehicle highlights:

    * Pontiac Solstice SD-290 race concept
    * 2.0L Ecotec direct-injected and turbocharged generating 290 horsepower
    * Five-speed manual transmission
    * Weight reduction through installation of driver-side only windscreen and elimination of door glass/hardware, convertible top/hardware, HVAC system and wiper system
    * Solo Performance cat-back exhaust system with center-mounted outlet
    * KW Automotive coil-over suspension package
    * Three-piston aluminum calipers with 13-inch rotors from Stainless Steel Brake Company
    * Forged 19-inch wheels with Hoosier R6 racing tires
    * New front fascia, grille inserts, hood and front fenders, leading to better aerodynamics
    * Passenger-side hard tonneau cover
    * Competition red exterior color
    * Rear spoiler
    * Tinted headlamp lenses
    * Removable racing-style steering wheel
    * Racing seat with four-point safety harness
    * Chrome fire extinguisher
    * Pegasus center console gauge package
    * Driver’s roll bar

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