The 2013 Pavement Pounders Shootout took place on July 31, 2013 at Summit Motorsports Park in Norwalk, Ohio. As you may know from past High Performance Pontiac coverage, the Shootout is an annual private-invitation drag race in which 14 cars go head-to-head in a showcase of brawny performance. This year, fourteen cars gave it their all on the track, and starting in the March 2014 issue, each car will be given a spotlight to boast its build.

An exciting video compilation of the shootout highlighting the raw power of the competition can be seen below. Competitors included the following: 1968 Firebird, 1962 Catalina, 1963 LeMans, 1968 GTO, 1964 GTO, 1992 Firebird, 1970 GTO, 1998 Firebird, 1972 LeMans, 1974 GTO, 1969 GTO, 1963 Tempest, 1963 Tempest Wagon, and 1970 GTO.

The March 2014 issue of High Performance Pontiac goes on sale on December 10, so keep an eye out! Also, keep it locked right here for news of the upcoming Optima Ultimate Street Car Challenge!