Some info on this car , I purchased it in Feb 1987 for $7,000. When I purchaed this car the SD455 motor was rarely spoke of even in Pontiac crowds. The car is originaly Brewster Green but was painted white back in the mid to late 70's thats when the large and small birds were added and yes that would be wrong but that is the way the person who painted it wanted it. The condition of the paint today is not great but this car is not a restored trailer queen, nothing wrong with trailered cars, I am not afraid to drive it, I take it to cruise in's, I have done 200mile day trips, I have taken it to the track and it runs consistant 13.10 (best time 12.96 @ 107) enjoy it with the family, not afraid if someone leans on it or touches it, although I try to keep it out of the rain if possible. About the paint, what would be correct for this car would be Brewster Green paint and the small bird on the nose (one option that was not ordered for this car was the large hood bird which was an option in 73). So although not original this is the way this car appeared back in the day. The rest of the body and interior is original, the car is loaded with options that include , CUSTOM CLOTH, PW, PL, A/C, REAR WINDOW DEFROST, LIGHT GROUP, TINTED WINDOWS, REAR CONSOLE, FM STEREO, EXTERIOR MOLDING TRIM PACKAGE, sealed maintenance free battery (it had no fill plugs). RTS (radial tuned suspension) which was an option for the first time in 1973 trans am and formula, this included radial ttires with about a 1/2 white wall stripe and the suspension change which I think was about 1/2 degree negative camber.
As for the motor it was rebuilt back in 1991, .030 overbore, heads milled about .080, 030 SD pistons, match port heads, RA IV hyd cam, roller rockers, 2 1/2 flowmaster with stock style cross over muffler and Griffin radiator for 95 degree florida days, all else stock.
I have considered painting it to get the original color back but I think I would start to baby the car. It's so much fun the way is it now.
1973 Pontiac Trans Am 455 Super Duty
A 1973 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am 455 Super Duty that I shot at the
ScottieDTV Traveling Charity Road Show 2013...This is a one owner car...and
one of only 252 made...This is the quality of car that came out in the rain
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1974 Trans Am Super Duty 455 Four-Speed FUN
This is a very rare 1974 Pontiac Trans Am Super Duty. Less than 1,000 of
this 455-powered, specially built monsters were produced from 73-74. Today
they command ever increasing prices approaching six figures.
Rare Super Duty 455 Trans Am - 1974 Trans Am SD455 - 1/4 mile Drag Race Video - Road Test TV
http://www.RoadTestTV.com Drag Race Video of a rare 1974 455 Super Duty
Pontiac Trans Am. 1974 was the last year of the SD455 Trans Am. The Super
Duty Trans Am in the video is equipped with an automatic transmission and
is 1 of 943 Super Duty Trans Am's produced in 1974. Due to the rarity of
the SD455 Trans Am, these cars are worth between $50,000 and $100,000
depending upon condition.
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YearOne Brewster Green McQ T/A
We just wanted to show you guys our McQ inspired Brewster green T/A. For
more info visit our website (www.yearone.com) or head over to the
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1974 Pontiac Trans Am SD455 for sale with test drive, driving sounds, and walk through video
Freshly rebuilt Legendary Super Duty 455cid V-8 @ 400hp, turbo400 HD auto trans, mirror finish Cameo white
paint w/ blue Trans Am callouts, white bucket seat interior, factory 3
spoke sport wheel, full factory gauges w/ 8K tach and 160mph speedo,
optional fast ratio power steering, optional power disc brakes, front and
rear spoilers, factory 15" Honeycomb wheels w/ Goodyear Eagle's, great
driving big block muscle car, professionally reproduced Super Duty SD455.
1973 FireBird Year One Twin-Turbo LS7 " Brewster McQ"
A 1973 Pontiac FireBird that was at the Year One display during the
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Detroit Speed, Inc. - S.W.'s 1973 Trans Am Project Recap
Check out Detroit Speed's newest video, S.W.'s 1973 Trans Am project recap.
From original vehicle images through the entire build process you'll see
the steps it took to go from a shell of a Trans Am all the way through the
unveiling at the 2011 SEMA show.
1973 Trans-Am SD BARN FIND
**UPDATE** This car has been sold and shipped to its new owner in June
2010. We were sad to see it go, but had fun watching everyones comments
about this car. We sold it in the same condition, having only detailed the
We recently acquired this RARE (1 of 252, or 1 of 180 if you compare with
automatics) 1973 SUPER DUTY with only 49,000. This is the car exactly as we
found it...another video will be coming soon
1973 Pontiac Trans Am Red
Looks like it just came off the assembly line...underhood markings and all!
Great car, great condition! Probably the highlight of the second
generation of Firebirds!
455 c.i. was about as big as they made!