JoePapa dialing in the new motor in his 1969 Firebird

JoePapa boiling the tires, beating the bug at Temple Raceway

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1969 firebird vs.newer camaro
at the drag for the first time





1969 Firebird - Waldron IMPOSTOR mufflers
Watch and hear a 1969 Firebird convertible 455 CI with 2 Waldron's IMPOSTOR mufflers. No transverse muffler.





1969 Firebird - 11 second pass
1969 Firebird 400 - standard build Pontiac 455, TRW pistons, 10:1 compression, hydraulic cam, 2400 stall converter, 3.42 gears, street tires (trim rings pulled for racing), Quadrajet carb, full Exhaust system, no traction bars (leaf springs clamped), and no Nitrous. Final pass (back in 1998) was 11.69 @ 116 mph.





69 Firebird vs 68 'Bird at PSN in 2008
One of the elimination rounds of the Pontiac Southern Nationals in 2008. The bracket race was held at San Antonio Raceway.




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