For Sale: 1979 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

$20,000 (OBO)

Vehicle Description

Description: This 1979 Pontiac Trans Am is a turn key car with a powerful matching numbers V8 engine, power steering, power brakes, and all of the A/C components are included with the car as well. This is a car that you can comfortably drive every day. Interior: The car has the original interior with no rips or tears in the seats or headliner, and the dashboard and floor are in excellent condition as well. Everything works as it should inside the car except for the factory tach (it is not hooked up). The factory tach has been bypassed with an aftermarket Autometer tachometer The interior is very classy while rugged looking at the same time. Exterior: The exterior of the TransAm looks great in that metallic blue with the Firebird decal on the hood. With its aggressive lines and bold styling this car is a real attention getter. The front end was restyled in 1979. It also marked the 10th Anniversary of the Trans Am. Replacing the “Coke bottle” styling was a more “swoopy” body style, with the top of the rear window line going almost straight down to the lip of the trunk lid—a look that was to epitomize F-body styling for the longest period during the Firebird’s lifetime. Drivetrain: The car is powered by a matching numbers 400 HP 403 ci V8 and is paired to a manual valve body transmission. The engine is original and very healthy, and the suspension feels tight. It is a WS-4 Trans Am with oversize stainless steel valves, 3.73 gears with new posi, a Lunati camshaft, MSD ignition, a manual shift valve body, polished and ported heads with 9.5:1 compression, a port matched aluminum intake, a 2200 stall converter, a 7 quart oil pan and Hooker headers with a stainless steel dual exhaust system. The car starts right up every time with no drama whatsoever, it is a true driver’s car. Key Facts: WS-4 package Original interior 403 ci 400 V8 Runs and drives perfectly Power steering and power brakes Long list of performance mods Matching numbers Factory tach not hooked up Believed to be 46k original miles All of the factory A/C components are included with the car, prior owner did not bother to get them reinstalled after building the motor

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-905596
  • Year:1979
  • Make:Pontiac
  • Model:Firebird Trans Am
  • Exterior Color:Blue
  • Interior Color:Tan
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Engine Size:V-8
  • Odometer:46379
  • VIN:2W87K9N184746
  • Title Status:Clear
  • Restoration History:Unrestored
  • Exterior Condition:Excellent
  • Seat Material:Vinyl
  • Engine History:Original
  • Engine Condition:Running
  • Drive Train:Rear-wheel drive