K&N’s New Typhoon Intake Produces 10 HP for the 2005 Pontiac GTO 6.0L
The 2005 Pontiac GTO's 6.0-liter V8 is a torque monster that can deliver a good
performance package. Wind it up to the 6,500 redline and the dual exhaust belts
out a high-pitched wail. If a Pontiac GTO pulls up next to you at a stop light,
it deserves some respect. K&N Engineering now gives the GTO more of a boost under the
hood, with a 69-Series Typhoon Intake Kit (69-7201TP).
K&N intake systems replace your vehicle's restrictive factory air filter and air
intake housing. K&N intakes are designed to dramatically reduce intake
restriction allowing more air to your engine. On K&N's in-house Dynojet
dynamometer the Typhoon (Part Number 69-7201TP) produced gains of 10 HP. More air means more usable power
and acceleration throughout the engine's RPM range. The K&N 69-Series Intake
Kit for the 2005 Pontiac GTO consists of a aerodynamically-designed filter
that has a chrome top with the K&N logo stamp. It is 6 inches tall and has a
base diameter of 7 1/2 inches.
K&N's 69-Series Typhoon Intake Kit for the 2005 Pontiac GTO
69-7201 series Typhoon Installed in a 2005 Pontiac GTO
As with all K&N High-Flow Air Filters, the element included with the Typhoon Intake Kit for the GTO is washable and re-usable. K&N recommends cleaning the
filter every 100,000 miles (depending on driving conditions).
The Typhoon's polished aluminum finish also looks great and the Short Ram
configuration makes this kit easy to install.
Use the K&N application search to find
all K&N products for your car, truck, motorcycle, or ATV then use the
dealer search to find a K&N dealer near
K&N News Home