From the Archive: 1979 Pontiac Trans Am | 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach

Here’s a ’79 Pontiac Trans Am that was at the 2013 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. The Pontiac Firebird is a sports car/muscle car that was made between February of 1967 and August of 2002. This is from the second generation, which was made between 1970 and 1981. The engine of this one is a 6.6 liter Oldsmobile V8 that produces 186 horsepower and 320 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed automatic. This Trans Am was auctioned off for $33,000.

1977 Pontiac Trans Am | 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run

This is a ’77 Pontiac Trans Am that was at 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. The Pontiac Firebird is a muscle car that was made between February of 1967 and August of 2002. This is from the second generation, which was made between 1970 and 1981. The engine of this one is the LT1, which is a 5.7 liter V8 that produces 275 horsepower. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed automatic.

1979 Pontiac Trans Am SE | 2019 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach

Here’s a ’79 Pontiac Trans Am SE that was at the 2019 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. The Pontiac Firebird is a sports car that was made between February of 1967 and August of 2002. This is from the second generation, which was made between 1970 and 1981. The engine of this one is a 6.6 liter Oldsmobile V8 that produces 186 horsepower and 320 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 4-speed manual. This Trans Am was auctioned off for $29,700.

1985 Pontiac Trans Am Kammback Concept | 2019 Mecum Auction in Kissimmee

Here’s the ’85 Pontiac Trans Am Kammback Concept, and I saw it at the 2019 Mecum Auction in Kissimmee. The Pontiac Firebird is a muscle car that was made between February of 1967 and August of 2002. This is from the third generation, which was made between 1982 and 1992. The Kammback Concept is an experimental prototype that served as a test mule and a demonstrator. The engine is a 5 liter LB9 V8 that produces 205 horsepower. The transmission is a 5-speed manual.

1979 Pontiac Trans Am SE | 2019 Mecum Auction in Kissimmee

Here’s a ’79 Pontiac Trans Am SE that was at the 2019 Mecum Auction in Kissimmee. The Pontiac Firebird is a sports car that was made between February of 1967 and August of 2002. This is from the second generation, which was made between 1970 and 1981. The engine of this one is a 6.6 liter Oldsmobile V8 that produces 186 horsepower and 320 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed automatic.

1981 Pontiac Trans Am Daytona 500 Pace Car Edition | 2018 Daytona Turkey Rod Run

This is an ’81 Pontiac Trans Am Turbo Daytona 500 Pace Car Edition that was at the 2018 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. This is from the second generation of the Pontiac Firebird, which was made between 1970 and 1981. The engine of this one is a 4.9 liter turbocharged V8 that produces 220 horsepower. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed automatic. This is just one of the 500 Daytona 500 Pace Car Editions that were made.

Car of the Day 12/22/18

Today’s car of the day is this ’89 Pontiac Trans Am GTA that was at the 2018 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. The Pontiac Firebird is a sports car that was made between 1967 and 2002. This is from the third generation, which was made between 1982 and 1992. The engine is a 5.7 liter L98 V8 that produces 235 horsepower and 330 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 4-speed automatic.

Car of the Day 12/17/18

This is a ’77 Pontiac Trans Am that was at the 2018 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. The Pontiac Firebird is a muscle car that was made between February of 1967 and August of 2002. This is from the second generation, which was made between 1970 and 1981. The engine of this one is the LT1, which is a 5.7 liter V8 that produces 275 horsepower. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed automatic.

Car of the Day 11/22/18

Today’s car of the day is this Chevy Camaro SS that was modified to look like a Pontiac Trans Am, and I saw it at the 2013 Daytona Spring Show. This is from the fifth generation, which was made between March of 2009 and November of 2015 (model years between 2010 and 2015). The engine is the LS3, which is a 6.2 liter V8 that produces 400 horsepower and 410 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 6-speed automatic.

Car of the Day 10/9/18

Today’s car of the day is this ’76 Pontiac Trans Am that was at the 2018 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. This is from the second generation, which was made between 1970 and 1981. The engine of this one is a 6.5 liter V8 that produces 185 horsepower and 310 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed automatic. This Trans Am sold for $26,400.