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1979 Trans Am 10th Anniversary, 1 Owner, 6.6 Litre - Auto, 61k miles, AC, T-Tops

Stock Number: 1176

This 1 Owner Trans AM 10th Anniversary Edition was owned by our good friend Dennis Collins, famed owner of Collins Bros. Jeep in Wylie, TX. They went through the many mechanical systems on the car and also applied a New Paint Job at the well know Gas Monkey Garage Shop in Dallas, TX. As this was painted for their friend, Dennis Collins, GMG did a Top-Quality job and it shows. This Trans AM was built in the VanNuys, California plant and spent its entire life in Louisiana, so you know it is Rust Free. The Leather interior is in nice beautiful condition and the dash has no cracks. This is a beautifully restored car. The Engine is fully rebuilt and detailed. The AC has been serviced, updated with a New Compressor and blows cold. It shows very nice and drives out excellent. It tracks straight and true. It is full of that Pontiac Excitement.

This Trans AM Collectors Edition comes with lots of very desirable documentation. Included are the Original Window Sticker, multiple build sheets and tons of original purchase documentation. There is no overlooking the significant paperwork included with this car. It's the icing on the cake any collector is looking for when you purchase a quality car such as this.

These were the first Trans AM's to be priced with a MSRP over $10,000. These cars only came one way and that was loaded. So every available option is there. Tilt, Cruise, Power Windows, Locks and a unique one year only Interior. These are the only 2nd Gen Firebird's to get a Leather Interior. It was same Silver leather used in the 1978 Corvette Pace Car. These unique cars included the WS6 handling package and added 4 wheel disc brakes. It was the first year this was an option on a Trans AM. All of this adds up to one of the most prized Trans AM's you can own. This is a well cared for, very collectible Trans AM at a very affordable price. Be sure and consider it for your collection.

1 Owner - Restored
Original Window Sticker & Build Sheet
Original Purchase Documentation
Numbers Matching 6.6 Liter 403
Engine was just rebuilt - Stock Build
3 Speed Automatic Transmission \ TH-350
1 of 5,683 Automatic 10th Anniversary Cars
Showing 61,612 Original Miles
Special Tu-Tone Paint and Decals
WS6 Handling Package
Factory 4 Wheel Disk Brakes
Power Steering and Brakes
Power Windows and Locks
15x8 Turbine Styled Wheels
Special Mirrored T-Tops
Factory Air Conditioning
- Blows Cold
Tilt Steering Column
Cruise Control
Rear Window Defroster
Intermittent Wiper Control
No cracks in the dash
Leather Interior and Steering Wheel
Updated Audio System

A few details on the restoration......... The engine was built by Jamie Wells (All CB JEEP AND GAS MONKEY WORK). The trans is original with a full service including pan gasket.

Paint on the car was performed by Mike Coy of Gas Monkey.

The documentation includes the engine dyno results by Wells on an engine Dyno prior to installation to ensure no leaks or problems. The brakes were all replaced and the interior is all New Premium Legendary covers.

The car came from Louisiana and it was a one elderly owner find. All under hood detail performed at Collins Classics.

So, as you can see, quality work by quality people. This is a very nice 10th Anniversary car you won't want to miss.

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Engine Type
Engine Size
403 V8


Body Color
Platinum Silver Metallic
Body Style


Trans Am


Interior Color
Secondary Interior Color
Seating Type
Buckets With Console
Seat Material
Shifter Type
Center Console
Engine Size
403 V8
Transmission Type
3 Speed Automatic
Body Style

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