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  1. AJ's Car of the Day '69 Pontiac Trans Am Hardtop CoupeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 8 | WPLR

    ... the SCCA, it quickly became a high-performance icon and one of the best known muscle cars of all time. 1969 Pontiac Trans Am's were immediately identified by their Polar White paint, medium blue racing stripes, blue upholstery and full width, ...


  2. AJ's Car of the Day '79 Pontiac Trans AmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 23 | WPLR

    A urethane casting held the recessed headlights, with horizontal louvers at bumper level. The rear was equipped with a full-width taillight which seemed to disappear in daylight.


  3. Wicked Machines Go Head to Head In Car Craft Real Street Eliminator Pro/AmRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 14 | Hot Rod Magazine

    How do you prove your ride is the baddest machine with a license plate? Easy, run it in the Car Craft Real Street Eliminator Pro / Am. The challenge pits vehicles against the clocks on the autocross, road course and the Speed Stop - a unique test of handling and braking prowess.


  4. The 2015 Mecum Auctions in DenverRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2015 | Automobile Magazine

    S/N 4H25F518078 White over red vinyl interior with white vinyl top. 164-hp, OHV 4.3-liter V-8; three-speed automatic transmission.


  5. Vintage ad: 1982 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am - The Driver's CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | Hemmings Auto Blogs

    In 1981, Pontiac introduced the third-generation Firebird Trans Am as a 1982 model, the car's first clean-sheet redesign since the second-generation debuted in 1970 as a 1970 A1 2 model. Six years in the making, the new Trans Am was smaller and lighter than the model it replaced, and far more aerodynamic.


  6. 'Knight Rider'-themed in-car USB charger just the ticket for nostalgia tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2015 | NWAonline

    The Spyder PowerShadow iPhone 6 Battery Case includes an LED battery indicator on the back. The "Knight Rider" K.I.T.T. USB Car Charger simulates the control panel from the souped-up Pontiac Trans Am from the 1980s television show.


  7. Burt Reynolds to raffle Trans Am from 'Smokey and the Bandit'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2015 | WFTV Orlando

    Sheriff Buford T. Justice might never have gotten his hands on the Bandit's black-and-gold 1979 Pontiac Trans Am - but maybe you can. The Burt Reynolds Institute for Film and Theatre will raffle an impeccably restored replica of the car used in the film "Smokey and the Bandit," signed by the Bandit himself.


  8. Youxia Electric Tesla Clone From China: So Bad It Makes Us LaughRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | GreenCarReports

    ... copied Tesla styling isn't bad enough, it turns out this car is channeling a bit of KITT--the talking Pontiac Trans Am from the television show Knight Rider . It's hard to say who will be more unhappy about this: Tesla, or the owner of the copyright ...


  9. This 1986 Grand Prix 2+2 Can Conquer Modern Muscle at 160+ MPHRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Hot Rod Magazine

    The 1986 Grand Prix 2+2 is a model that Pontiac enthusiasts tend to overlook. Granted, the 1,118 production vehicles were identically equipped, powered by a rather anemic 305-inch corporate small-block Chevy rated at 150 hp and an automatic transmission, but the car possessed the capability to do something very special, and Chris Bischof of Southlake, Texas, knows exactly what that is.


  10. Turn your car into KITT from 'Knight Rider' with charger | VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | WPXI

    ... According to Wikipedia : KITT was an AI (artificial intelligence) computer in a highly advanced car: a 1982 Pontiac Trans Am, and later, a 2008-2009 Ford Shelby GT500KR.


  11. Pair of All-New 2015 Hellcats Lead Collection of Muscle and Late Model Cars in Reno TahoeRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2015 | Business Wire

    ... is remarkable." Two additional examples of '70s-era GM muscle from The Robertson Collection include a 1970 Pontiac Trans Am ( Lot #703 ) restored in factory-correct Polar White with a blue interior and a 1971 custom Camaro ( Lot #640 ) with an ...


  12. Hot Wheels Classics: Thefts of Pontiac FirebirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Insurance News Net

    But as today's new report shows, the Firebird was also a popular target for auto thieves with more than 250,000 of them reported stolen since they were introduced. Indeed, in the late 1960s, General Motors seized the opportunity by delivering models from four of its divisions-the Buick Skylark GS , Chevrolet Camaro , Oldsmobile 4-4-2 and Pontiac Firebird, to name a few.


  13. Unknown, Unloved Builders at 2015 Car Craft Summer Nationals: Anthony PittariRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | Hot Rod Magazine

    Car Craft wants to embrace the next wave of car builders with their selection of four cars, their builders, and the stories and dreams they represent. This featured builder is Anthony Pittari, who hails from Staten Island, New York.


  14. Knight Rider K.I.T.T. USB Car Charger does not a smart car makeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Coolest Gadgets

    ... audio which will then play back 11 different phrases. Of course, this purchase does not come with a 1982 Pontiac Trans Am, that goes without saying. The Knight Rider KITT Car USB Charger will feature not one, but a couple of USB ports, where each of ...


  15. Nobody ever had to guess what country Corvette racer John Greenwood hailed fromRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | Hemmings Auto Blogs

    The accepted color schemes for different countries in international motorsports - green for Britain, blue for France, etc. - often don't correspond to those countries' traditional flag colors.


  16. Knight Rider K.I.T.T. USB Car ChargerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | Technabob.com

    ... sync to the audio, and it plays 11 different phrases from the show. Obviously it is perfect for your 1982 Pontiac Trans Am, but it will work in any car. It plugs right into your cigarette lighter. I'm not sure why it too Knight industries so long to ...


  17. Considering "what-if" buildups of "never-was" carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Hemmings Auto Blogs

    Hiking the rows upon rows of show cars at the Street Machine Nationals in Du Quoin with Hemmings Daily Editor Kurt Ernst, we saw plenty of buildups that stood out from the crowd with wall-to-wall rear tires, wild paint and graphics and blowers, sometimes one stacked on top of another and popping out of the hood. However, one of many cars that caught my attention that weekend was so subtle others may have passed right by it.


  18. Drive plays Smokey, Bandit with turbo Trans AmRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | Autoblog

    The modern trend for powertrains can be summed up with the simple maxim: cut displacement and add forced induction. Whether you are looking at the just-introduced 2016 Chevrolet Cruze or a BMW M3 , this adage holds true.


  19. Washington celebrates cars at annual showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | NJ.com

    ... 953 Plymouth Cranbrook; Kevin Miele, of Washington, 1977 Ford F250; and Fred Werner, of Great Meadows, 1986 Pontiac Trans Am.


  20. Last Day on the Road: Driving from Gulfport, MS to Gonzales, LA on Power Tour 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Hot Rod Magazine

    It's a hard thing to leave the beach, but it helps when you're heading to Louisiana, home to some of the greatest food in America, and the final party of Power Tour 2015. We waved farewell to beautiful Gulfport, and set out across the Bay of St Louis, heading towards Baton Rouge.