Project car: 1985 Pontiac Firebird
1985 Pontiac Firebird
Paint: White single stage with black trim
Interior: Black and grey
Original Invoice MSRP $ NA
Original production 46,644

173 cubic inch (2.8 liter) LB8  V6
Multi-port fuel injection
Compression ratio: 8.9:1
Factory rated: horsepower 135 @ 5100 rpm
          torque 165 @ 3500 rpm  
Fuel Economy  __ City  __ Highway

700-R4 4-speed automatic overdrive transmission
with locking torque converter
GM 10-bolt 7.5" 3.42 to 1 gear ratio open differential rear axle
(richmond gear upgrade)
Aluminum 15 inch wheels
Michelin A/S 270-65/R15 tires

Chassis and suspension:
Front: Coil springs, Macpherson strut (with lower A-arms), and anti-sway
Rear: Coil springs, parallel 2-link solid rear axle, with panhard bar, torque
arm, anti-sway bar, and gas charged shock absorbers
Steering:  Power assisted steering box, with pitman arm, idler arm,
Center link and inner and outer tie rod ends.  
Brakes: front 10.5" disc brakes, single piston cast-iron floating caliper.
rear drum brakes with integral e-brake.

Custom made K&N filter air intake
Bosch platinum spark plugs
Custom seat covers
Optional wheels 15 inch aluminum
White trim on taillights
MSD 6A ignition
Accel super coil
Flowmaster 80 series muffler
Custom bent 3 inch cat-back exhaust
Richmond 3.42 rear axle gears
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