Downtown Pontiac - 1950

Downtown Pontiac, near the corner of Capital
and West Liberty Avenue in the 1950s

Downtown Pontiac, shown here in the 1950s, was a popular local dealership located along West Liberty Avenue, near Capital Avenue. Started in 1924, the business moved to 2020 West Liberty, on the Beechview side of the street, in 1937. It was soon moved to the permanent location at 1953 West Liberty. Later, as the dealership expanded, the address was changed to 2001 West Liberty Avenue.

Downtown Motors of Pittsburgh, or Downtown Pontiac as it was frequently called, was in business on West Liberty Avenue for over six decades, closing in 1999.

Downtown Pontiac, near the corner of Capital
and West Liberty Avenue in the 1950s

Downtown Pontiac Ad - 1962

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