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For Sale: 1978 Pontiac Firebird in Vancouver, British Columbia


Vehicle Description

Are you looking to join the Classic Car Movement and appreciate 2nd Generation Firebirds?  Well, here is a great place to start!

1978 Bright Metallic  Blue Pontiac Firebird Esprit:

Serial No. 2S87U8N151831

Canadian build specifications. 2 owner vehicle (same family). Has only 25,500 miles (41,000 km) actual mileage. 98% factory original  #’s matching drivetrain. No accidents. Car is non-restored in excellent shape with new original Bright Blue color paint and white vinyl interior  (some small cracking just starting on drivers back cushion side bolster, blue carpets, dash and all panels are in very good shape. Car is equipped with many desirable options and still drives strong, tight and quiet as a low mileage engine should. No modification. Dash has had a tachometer installed but original clock gauge comes with car and can be installed as originally placed. Please see attached option list, photos and build sheet info. To arrange viewing and test ride, please email or phone if interested.


  • Cdn. Chevrolet 305 cu. in. engine
  • 3 Spd. Turbo Hydro auto transmission
  • 2:41 Posi traction rear axle
  • New Brakes all around – Power Frt. Disc, Rear Drum
  • Pulse wipers
  • Electric rear defog
  • Electric trunk release
  • Cruise control
  • Deluxe steering wheel
  • Tilt steering wheel
  • Interior/trunk lamp group
  • Tinted glass
  • Auto Meter Dash Tachometer added but, original Rally Gauge/Clock incl.
  • OEM new factory 3 piece rear spoiler added when car was repainted
  • All new tune-up parts
  • Almost new tires – BF Goodrich Radial TA

If you want a true original, strong running, tight and quiet  2nd Generation Firebird, please email or phone to arrange a viewing and test ride opportunity.  All shipping, handling, duty, taxes, fees, etc. are to be borne by Buyer. No joyriders or low ball offers. Price is in US dollars.

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-1017155
  • Price:$9,500
  • Location:Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Year:1978
  • Make:Pontiac
  • Model:Firebird
  • Exterior Color:Blue
  • Interior Color:White
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Odometer:25500
  • VIN:2S87U8N151831
  • Title Status:Clear
  • TTop:Yes
  • Restoration History:Partially Restored
  • Exterior Condition:Excellent
  • Seat Material:Vinyl
  • AM/FM Radio:Yes
  • Tinted Windows:Yes
  • Bucket Seats:Yes
  • Cruise Control:Yes
  • Power Brakes:Yes
  • Power Steering:Yes
  • Tilt Wheel:Yes
  • Engine History:Original
  • Engine Condition:Running
  • Drive Train:Rear-wheel drive