Firebird

Original Survivor: 1977 Pontiac Firebird Formula W50

If you check your calendar, you will find that we are now past the depths of Winter. That means that the warmer weather is just around the corner. That also means that it might be the right time to… more»

Rare Leather Option: 1968 Pontiac Firebird Convertible

Both Chevrolet and Pontiac countered the Ford Mustang in 1967 with the Camaro and Firebird, respectively. As the Cougar would be the Mustang’s upscale companion, the Firebird will fill that role at General Motors. Just under 17,000 Firebird convertibles… more»

Genuine 455 Super Duty: 1973 Pontiac Firebird Formula

As our new car market begins to show more of a preference for hybrids and zero-emission vehicles, the current crop of performance models will develop greater significance with each passing year. However, that also means that past generations will… more»

Documented Low Mile: 1986 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am

Ikey Heyman found another great ride. This one is in Plano, Texas which is a northern suburb of Dallas. Fortunately, this car is not a “Plain O” car but a 50k mile two owner 1986 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am…. more»

Rare Strike Year: 1972 Pontiac Firebird Formula

In 1972, GM autoworkers went on strike for 172 days and brought production of certain cars like Vegas, Camaros and Firebirds to a halt. Many of the Camaros and Firebirds were on the assembly line when the strike was… more»

One-Owner Ltd Edition: 1978 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am

The best thing that may have ever happened to the Pontiac Firebird Trans Am was the release of the Smokey & The Bandit movie in 1977. The year of the release, sales went up 47%, followed by another 36%… more»

Backyard Find: 1967 Pontiac Firebird 326 V-8

1967 was the first year for both the Pontiac Firebird and Chevy Camaro, GM’s response to the pony car effort started by Ford and Plymouth (the Barracuda beat the Mustang to market by 17 days). Pontiac sold more than… more»

60k Miles: One-Owner 1980 Pontiac Firebird Formula

Sales of the Pontiac Firebird got a huge kick in 1977 after the release of the first Smokey & The Bandit movie. But they had peaked two years later when production down nearly half in 1980 from the year… more»

Cheap Project: 1974 Pontiac Firebird Formula

The seller’s ad says “Don’t let your dream slip buy (sic) you!” Well, the only dream that may slip by is the seller’s dream of getting $6,000 for this 1974 Pontiac Firebird Formula 350. This project car is listed… more»

Parked For 10 Years: 1979 Pontiac Trans Am

The seller of this 1979 Pontiac Trans Am has owned it for quite some time and is responsible for putting it into the garage one day and letting it sit there for over ten years. As he tells it,… more»

455/4-Speed: 1973 Pontiac Firebird Formula

Even though I’m a confessed Ford man, I can’t help but feel a certain amount of admiration for some of the classic offerings produced by Pontiac. This was a company that was firmly focused on its performance heritage, and… more»

48k Original Miles: 1969 Pontiac Firebird

While it isn’t uncommon for parents and children to share similar tastes and passions, the opposite can also be true. That is the case with this attractive 1969 Pontiac Firebird. The owner purchased this classic pony car for his… more»

Owned For 44 Years: 1967 Pontiac Firebird

The owner of this 1967 Pontiac Firebird just couldn’t let it go – at least until now. The car has been in the seller’s possession for 44 years, but it hasn’t run in 36. It’s time for it to… more»

Original Spare Tire: 1968 Pontiac Firebird 400

Pat L. discovered this gem for sale and we appreciate him sending us the tip. This 1968 Pontiac Firebird is for sale in Los Altos, California which is just outside of San Jose, California. The car looks to be… more»

Worth Saving? No Reserve 1967 Pontiac Firebird

General Motors got into the pony car field in 1967 with two vehicles: the Camaro from Chevrolet and the Firebird from Pontiac. The former was there to take on the Ford Mustang, while the latter targeted the Mustang’s new… more»

36k Original Miles? 1968 Pontiac Firebird

The owner of this 1968 Pontiac Firebird claims that it has a genuine 36,000 miles showing on its odometer. Time has not been kind to this classic, and it will require some restoration work. However, a collection of parts… more»