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1974 GTO Sales Brochure
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1974 GTO Links

1A Automotive - Discount reproduction parts for 1955 & up Pontiacs.

Green's Obsolete Pontiac Parts - Specializes in new and used parts for 1950-1981 
Fullsize Pontiacs.  Also some parts for GTO & Firebird.

Potomac Classic Pontiac - (link under construction) Specializes in new and used parts for GTO's, Firebirds and other high performance Pontiacs. Reach by telephone at (301) 340-9859.

Redden's Relics - Searchable online database of NOS Pontiac parts.

Performance Years Pontiac - Leading distributor of Pontiac parts from 1955 & up.

Vinyl Specialties - Correct Headliners for the 74 GTO!

At Goathead, when we say resources, we don't just mean re-typing all the 
specs from an amazon.com specialty book. Not only do we have all the needed tools 
to decode your 1974 GTO, but we have purchased and posted the complete Master 
Parts Catalogue for the 1974 GTO/Ventura II !
	Each section is posted in a tidy little PDF document that will allow you to open 
and review every diagram used to create the 1974 GTO. Complete with part numbers, 
illustrations and exploded diagrams. 

1974 GTO / Ventura II Parts Catalogue

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N.A.D.A. Classic, Collectible and Special Interest Car Appraisal Guide

Summer 2007

1974 Pontiac GTO

 Low

Med

High

Base Price $7,075 $12,200 $22,000
Options      
350/185 HP 4bbl V8 Engine 10% 10% 10%
4-speed Transmission 10% 10% 10%
Rally Wheels 5% 5% 5%
TOTAL PRICE $8,844 $15,250 $27,500

1974 GTO DATA PLATE

1974 GTO VIN PLATE

  • Data Plate or Body Tag for 1974 is on the left hand top of the cowl, near the hood hinge.


Project 1974 Data Plate

 ST 74 2XY27 L 113344 BDY
TR 550 R A51 11 11 PNT

1 10B 270078

  • ST = Model Year (74 = 1974)
            Car Division (2 = Pontiac)
            Series (XY = Ventura)
            Body Style (27 = Coupe, 2-door)
  • L = Assembly Plant (L = Van Nuys, CA)
  • BDY = Body Number (113344)
  • TR = Trim Combination Number
    (550 R = Red - Optional Bucket Seats)
  • A51 = Seat Type (Bucket)
  • PNT = Lower and Upper Body Colors (Cameo White)
  • 10B=Build Code Date (October, 2nd week)

 

  • The VIN Plate for the 1974 is located on the left hand top of the instrument panel, which is visible through the windshield.

Project 1974 VIN Plate

2Z 27 B 4 L 111531

  • 2 = Pontiac Motor Division
  • Z = Series Number 
         ( Z = Ventura Custom)
  • 27 = Body Style Code 
          (2 door Coupe)
  • B = Engine Code (350 CID)
  • 4 = Year (1974)
  • L = Assembly Plant
    (L = Van Nuys, CA)
  • 111531 = Sequential Build Number

 

1974 GTO Series Number

Body Style Number

  • XY=Ventura
  • XZ=Ventura Custom

    Build Sheet Sales Code
    (342=GTO Option)

 

  • 17=2-dr Hatchback
  • 27=2-dr Coupe

Assembly Plants

Engine Code

  • L=Van Nuys, CA
  • W=Willow Run, MI
  • K=350-4 barrel     200hp
  • B=350-4 barrel     200hp

Paint Codes - Body Color

Color Codes - Vinyl Top

  • 11=Cameo White
  • 19=Starlight Black
  • 24=Porcelain Blue Metallic
  • 26=Regatta Blue Metallic
  • 29=Admiralty Blue Metallic
  • 36=Gulfmist Aqua Metallic
  • 40=Fernmist Green
  • 44=Lakemist Green
  • 46=Limefire Green Metallic
  • 49=Pinemist Green Metallic
  • 50=Carmel Beige
  • 51=Sunstorm Yellow
  • 53=Denver Gold Metallic
  • 55=Colonial Gold
  • 59=Crestwood Brown Metallic
  • 64=Ascot Silver Metallic
  • 66=Fire Coral Bronze Metallic
  • 69=Shadowmist Brown Metallic
  • 74=Honduras Maroon Metallic
  • 75=Buccaneer Red
  • 1=White
  • 2=Black
  • 3=Beige
  • 4=Russet
  • 5=Green
  • 6=Burgundy
  • 7=Blue
  • 8=Brown
  • 9=Saddle
  • 0=Taupe

 

1974 GTO Trim Codes

  • 502=Black/White/Red
  • 502=Black/White/Red-Plaid w/Red Appointments
  • 503=Saddle/Orange
  • 522=Black-Split Bench Seat
  • 522=Black Trim/White Seats
  • 523=Black/White/Green
  • 542=White-Split Bench Seat
  • 542=White-Optional Bucket Seats-w/Red or Green Appointments
  • 544=White-Split Bench Seat-w/Red or Green Appointments
  • 550=Red-Optional Bucket Seats
  • 552=Black/White/Red
  • 552=Black/White/Red-w/Red Appointments
  • 562=White-Optional Bucket Seats
  • 562=White-Optional Bucket Seats-w/Red or Green Appointments
  • 563=Saddle-Split Bench Seat
  • 563=Saddle-Optional Bucket Seats
  • 564=Green-Split Bench Seat
  • 567=Green-Optional Bucket Seats
  • 568=Red-Optional Bucket Seats
  • 568=Red-Optional Bucket Seats-White Seats/Red Trim
  • 574=Green/Yellow
  • 584=Green-Split Bench Seat
  • 584=Green-Split Bench Seat-Green Trim/White Seats
  • 584=Green-Optional Bucket Seats

Seat Type Code

PPG Paint Codes - Ditzler Auto Finishes

  • A51=Bucket
  • A52=Bench

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