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1968 Pontiac Bonneville
Fender skirts among other options were available on the 1968 Bonneville passenger cars.

1968 Pontiac Bonneville

The Bonneville continued to offer many standard features in line with the Executive including fender skirts, vinyl dash trim, carpeted lower door trim, a variety of interior combinations and many other options. The Bonneville badges were added behind the front wheel opening and on the deck lid.

The optional Bonneville engine was equipped with a Hydramatic transmission with a 400 cid V8 producing 340 HP using the Rochester 4bbl. carburetor.

 

 

 

 

1968 Pontiac Bonneville Production

Model Factory Price Weight Production
Bonneville 4dr. Hardtop $3,660 4,171 lbs 57,055
Bonneville 4dr. Sedan $3,530 4,122 lbs 3,499
Bonneville 2dr. Hardtop $3,592 4,054 lbs 29,598 
Bonneville 2dr. Convertible $3,800 4,090 lbs 7,358
Bonneville 4dr. Station Wagon $3,987 4,485 lbs 6,926 

Notes: Total production for the 1968 Bonneville including station wagons was 104,931. 208 passenger cars had synchromesh and 97,797 had automatic, while 9 station wagons had synchromesh and 6,917 had automatic.

Chassis Data

Model Wheelbase Overall Length Front Tread Rear Tread
Bonneville 124 in 223.5 in 63 in 64 in
Bonneville Station Wagon 121 in 217.8 in 63 in 64 in

VIN Decoding

First Symbol - Manufacturer
2 = Pontiac
Second & Third Symbol - Series
23 = Firebird 42 = GTO
33 = Tempest (Std.) & Station Wagon (Std.) w/o wood grain 52 = Catalina, 2+2, & Ventura
35 = Tempest (Custom) & Station Wagon (Custom) w/o wood grain 56 = Executive
37 = LeMans 62 = Bonneville
39 = Safari Station Wagon w/ wood grain 66 = Grand Prix
Fourth & Fifth Symbol - Body Style
11 = two-door sedan 45 = station wagon three seat
27 = two-door sedan 57 = two-door hardtop
35 = station wagon two seat 67 = convertible
37 = two-door hardtop 69 = four-door sedan
39 = four-door hardtop 87 = two-door hardtop
Sixth Symbol - Last Digit Of The Model Year
8 = 1968
Seventh Symbol - Assembly Plant
(A) Atlanta, Georgia (P) Pontiac, Michigan
(B) Baltimore, Maryland (R) Arlington, Texas
(C) Southgate, California (V) Lordstown, Ohio
(E) Linden, New Jersey (X) Kansas City, Kansas
(G) Framingham, Massachusetts (Z) Fremont, California
(K) Kansas City, Missouri (1) Oshawa, Ontario, Canada
(L) Van Nuys, California (2) St. Therese, Quebec, Canada
(N) Norwood, Ohio  
Last Six Symbols - Production Sequence
Started at 100001

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