1979 Firebird - Into the 8's!!!
Dad's fastest and very last run to date. The impatient driver behind my dad did his burnout through the run, so you can't hear Dad's car at all. The "racer" driving the Mustang was at the 330' when Dad finished. (Ihave the time slip to prove it!) hahahaha
1999 LS1 Trans Am vs 1979 Firebird
Did some racing in Mexico with a friend. 1999 Trans Am - stock ported heads, ls6 intake, ms3 cam, 4000 stall, 3.42 gears vs 1979 Firebird - small block chevy, heads, cam, intake, 3600 stall, 2.73 gear
1979 Firebird - Eating a Camaro
Original 400 "PWH" (481988 XX) block TRW PowerForged 60 over pistons 10.5:1 comression Pontiac #62 iron heads ported 240/170 int/ex Pontiac R/A IV intake 660 Holley spreadbore 150hp NOS Nitrous plate kit R/A III "744"cam 1.75" Hedman headers 3" pipes ending at the axle Walker turbo mufflers (open headers on this run) 8.5" 10 bolt rear w/ spool & c-clip elim. 3.90 gears 390.8 hp @ 5200 / 463 ft. lbs. @ 3000 (motor) 502.2 hp @ 6000 / 654 ft. lbs. @ 3800 (Nitrous) There was a strong headwind that day, and the clutch was almost finished, so the car was slowed down a little. the car should run 11.0s on a good day.
1979 Firebird Esprit walk around
found this sweet little gem about 20 miles from my. non runner, bad timing chain. 600.00. Nice little car. will do engine transplant and get her back in the game