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 Pro-Touring
This was the first (okay the first video of) the start up on a 1973 Trans
Am that GTS Customs is building. These guys are amazing at what they do.
They have/ can do everything from full built customs, frame off
restorations, AWESOME paint and body work, fabrication and more. Thev'e
worked on rare originals, customs, and have built and prepped circle track
and road race cars. So awesome to hear a custom built car breath its first
GTS Customs is in Baldwin GA
*1973 Trans Am
*LS3 with upgraded valve springs and a GMPP "ASA" Camshaft (525hp)
*Modified "pipes" stainless dual Exhaust with an x pipe and electric cutouts
*Tremec 5 speed manual
*Full Detroit Speed Front subframe with coil overs and upgraded steering
*Detroit Speed Leafs Springs and Konis out back
*Baer 14in front brakes w 6 piston calipers
*Baer 12in rear brakes w 4 piston calipers
*Strange engineering ford 9in rear w detroit Tru Track and 35 spline axles
*"Tiger Cage" 6 point stainless steel roll cage
*Pilot Super Sports, 335 out back and 265 in front
Recaro Seats, custom made stereo enclosure, custom dash, custom headliner
and door panels..
much more. its too much to list everything.
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.
1974 Pontiac Trans Am SD455 Tony Flemings Ultimate Garage reviews horsepower ripoff complaints 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 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
Surviving HOT ROD Drag Week! - Roadkill Episode 9
On this episode of Roadkill, HOT ROD's David Freiburger and Mike Finnegan
hit the road with 500 of their friends for Drag Week. It's the most brutal
test anywhere of real drag-racing, street-driven cars, as the competitors
hit the road for 1,400 miles to race five times at four different drag
strips in five days in a battle to post the lowest average elapsed time at
the end of the week. The winner is crowned the HOT ROD Fastest Street Car
It's long days and short nights but that's nothing new for the Roadkill
guys! We know THEY will survive, but will the competitors?
Roadkill appears every fourth Friday on the new Motor Trend channel.
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