1978 Pontiac Trans Am (Sold) – FireBirdOctober 16, 2018
1978 Pontiac Trans Am – FireBird Trans Am
For your immediate consideration is this beautiful 1978 Trans Am that will take you back to the long since past time of Smokey & The Bandit starring the legendary & famous late Burt Reynolds. This Trans Am VIN#: 2W877Z8L124971 boasts a numbers matching 400 CID mated to a M40 400 Turbo Hydramatic Automatic Transmission with a heavy duty Shift Kit. Putting the power to the pavement is the Heavy Duty 10 Bolt Posi-Trac Rear with 3.42:1 gears. The rust-free exterior was Stripped down to bare metal and Glasurit Epoxy Primer was applied, all the necessary body work was then completed and then the entire exterior was shot with Glasurit High Build Primer.
The Body was then completely Block Sanded and re-primed. The exterior is finished in Black Glasurit Base & Clear, one week after completion the vehicle was wet sanded and 2 more coats of Glasurit Clear were applied to give her a deep rich onyx finish. After the full completion of the exterior all new correct Decals were applied. The beautiful Exterior wraps around a completely stock Black Bucket Seat Interior with all new Carpet throughout. Giving this Bird that sinister appearance is the infamous ‘Shaker Hood’ & Tinted Glass all around. This Trans Am boasts a bountiful amount of factory options throughout including: Ice Cold Air Conditioning, Power Windows, Power Steering, Power Brakes, Tilt Steering Wheel, Pulse Wipers and a Power Trunk Release. The 6.6L 400 CID V8 Engine Puurrrrs like a Kitten and fires up at the turn of the key. The 400 Turbo Trans shifts tight, sharp & like new. She rides on her original & correct Pontiac Gold Honey Comb Wheels with 245-60R-15, B.F. Goodrich Radial T/A tires. If you have been searching for a special and very Iconic Trans Am that has just been driven out of a time capsule than this is the one for you. This Bandit is ready to run, so catch it while you can.