1978 Pontiac Firebird Formula Restoration Slideshow
Restoring my 78 Firebird Formula
Pontiac 400 Engine Build in Progress
Block: 500557 Casting (1977) Bored .060
Cam: Comp Camps XE262
Rockers: Scorpion 1.65 Full Roller Rockers
Gaskets: Victor Reinz
Pistons: Sealed Power Forged .060 Over (Dished to run pump gas)
Rods: Sealed Power Forged I Beam
Timing Chain: Double Roller Patriot Timing Chain
Vinyl Seat Covers, Carpet, Console, Door Panels, Headliner, Shift
Indicator, Floor Mats, Dash Cover/Cap, Package Tray etc all purchased from
All the trim was redyed using SEM interior dye
Two 6x9 3 Way Kenwoods
Raam Mat lined on floorboards and quarter panels
Half Inch padding on top of Raam Mat
I give full credit of the music to Alice in Chains for "Check My Brain"
Bush "Machine Head" Atlantic/Trauma/Interscope
1978 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am for sale with test drive, driving sounds, and walk through video
Photo documented rotisserie restoration, (Look underneath this car!)
Matching #s T/A 6.6 liter (400cid) Pontiac high performance V8, original
Borg Warner Super-T10 4 speed manual, original 3.42 Posi Traction rear
differential, WS6 sport package, brand new $9K mirror finish Martinique
Blue paint(1 year only factory color), new Trans Am decal set, factory
Black Lombardi cloth bucket seat interior w/factory console, machine turned
dash trim w/full factory gauges, original Delco AM/FM stereo, Hurst
removable T-Tops, factory honeycomb alloys w/fresh Goodyear Eagles, rare
optional tilt wheel & rear defroster, power disc brakes, fast ratio power
steering, great sounding 2.5" X pipe custom dual Exhaust w/correct chrome splitter tips. Show or
drive this American legend!
GENERAL LEE VS THE BANDIT TRANS AM - BEST CAR CHASE EVER !!!
Here it is...Two of the most famous cars of all time in a an all out car
No matter which car is your favorite, everyone wins with this feature video
shot in the Arkansas countryside with A REAL GENERAL LEE.
Crank up your speakers and enjoy!
Special thanks to Mark Osborne of Southern Coating & Nameplate, Inc. (
http://www.southerncoating.com/contact.html ) for letting us beat the crud
out of his cars and his wife for making us some of the best Southern fried
chicken we've ever had!
Look for this story on the cover of the November 2011 issue of Hot Rod
Magazine...buy two or three copies, seriously it's that good!
Video Shot and Edited by Jason Lewis (firstname.lastname@example.org)