1979 Pontiac Trans Am 10th Anniversary Edition
To commemorate the Ten-year anniversary of the first Trans Am that rolled off the line in 1969, Pontiac decided to offer its first Special Anniversary Trans Am. Only 7500 of these beautiful Special Edition automobiles were ever produced by the factory. Only 5683 were produced with the 6.6L (403 CI) engine mated to an automatic transmission.
Please view the pics to see the great condition of this 40-year-old American Icon survivor.
This Trans Am has a solid body and turns heads everywhere! It has the famous Pontiac “Shaker Hood Scoop”. The largest bird decal every used by Pontiac on Trans Am; so big it ran over onto the fenders!
All 403 cubic inches of this motor and a solid shifting TH350 Automatic Transmission send gobs of power and torque to a Posi-Traction Rear end. With a harmonious rumbling exhaust, everyone will hear you coming in this Classic!! It’s pure Pontiac Muscle waiting just for You!
Decoding the VIN:
The second digit is X which verifies that the Poncho is a 10th Anniversary Edition Trans AM
The 5th digit is K which signifies that it is a 6.6 litre, 403ci engine
The 7th digit is L which means the Trans Am was built at the California Van Nuys plant.
Loaded with the Goodies:
6.6L (403 CI) L80 Engine
TH350 Turbo-Hydramatic Transmission
Posi-traction Rear End
4-Wheel Disc Brakes
Reconditioned Special Cast Aluminum “Turbo” Wheels
Brand New BF Goodrich Tires
Trans Am Signature Shaker Hood Scoop
New 2 ½” Dual Exhaust System
New Signature Trans Am Chrome "Turn Down" Exhaust Tips
Y89 10th Anniversary Package
Special Edition Two-Tone Silver/Charcoal Gray Paint
5-Color Hood Bird (Screamin’ Chicken hood decal)
Special 10th Anniversary Badges/Decals Package
Correct Mirrored T-Tops
Special Edition 10th Anniversary Silver Interior
New Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel (Silver)
New Special Edition 10th Anniversary Front Seat Covers (Silver)
New Special Edition 10th Anniversary Door Panels (Silver)
Trans Am Signature "Engine-Turned" Dash Bezel
Matching "Engine-Turned" Gear Shift Bezel
Deluxe Dome Light
Kenwood Stereo w/ Remote
Working Dash Clock
Tilt Steering Column
Pontiac WS6 “Handling Package”
Both Front & Rear Sway Bars
Power Door Locks
Power Disc Brakes
Power Trunk Release
Chrome Valve Covers (Edelbrock)
New Plugs and Wires
New Halogen Headlamps (Hi Beam & Lo Beam)
New Door Sill Plates
As with any 4-decade old vehicle, there are bound to be a few items that need attention. Below is the short list of items that when addressed, would make this car perfect!
Oil pressure gauge
Please view the detailed pics to see exactly what the winning bidder [you] will be receiving.
With just under 60K miles on the clock
Engine Runs Strong
Transmission Shifts with Authority
Solid Trunk Floor and Frame Rails
Very reliable vehicle, doesn't overheat and I would drive it anywhere
Clean and Clear State of Illinois Vehicle Title in Hand!!
Please feel free to contact me with any questions or to make arrangement to see the vehicle
I reserve the right to end this listing early since I have this vehicle for sale locally
Let's make a deal!!
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