1997 Pontiac Firebird Overview

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11 national listings
Convertible
Formula
9 national listings
Formula Convertible
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14 national listings
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4.65 stars

Based on 23 reviews

Greatest Cars Ever 4th Gen F-bodies by Matt
 — I love my car! It looks amazing. the aerodynamics are great. It is easily modified. There is a huge aftermarket for it . You can change anything you want and build it to whatever power level you would... Read More
Loved It, Wish I Still Had It, Will Always Miss It by Aaron
 — I loved this car and will miss it forever! Preformance-Acceleration, top speed, handleing and breaking were FANTASTIC for a 4000lbp 3.8L V6 (I got it to 120 MPH) Build Quality- I didnt have mutch luck... Read More
One Of Pontiac's Greatest Achievements! by Shannon
 — I've driven this car for 2 years now and i tell you it still drives like the day i got it. It has the WS6 performance package so power and handling is never an issue. its always eager to spin the ... Read More

1997 Pontiac Firebird Overview

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1997 Pontiac Firebird

Like the 1997 Camaro, the Pontiac Firebird represented the last of the style first revamped in 1993. It runs like the muscle car it is: gas inefficiently, but fun. GM's Series II 3800 V6 has pickup like a much bigger engine, making for an ever-exciting ride. The ultimate in Firebird power, the Trans Am has an LT1 V8 engine, providing much extra zip.

New in 1997 are daytime running lights and a redesigned dashboard. The interior itself is anything but spacious. While drivers may enjoy the reclining, sporty feel to their seat, passengers in the front and practically non-existent back seats may struggle a bit to find comfortable places for their legs.

The Firebird is great fun to drive and at a reasonable price.

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I Have A 97 & 88 Fire Bird I'm Switching The 350 / 5 Speed Into The 97 3.8 ...

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What Kind Of Rearend Is A Bolt In Or Easy Stronger Rearend Replacement For ...

I may have missed lead my last question. I was wanting to know about a bolt in replacement rearend for a 97 Firebird which was stronger than the V6 rearend in it now. I want to bugdet drag race this ...

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Can Anyone Tell Me What Rear End To Use In A 4th Gen, Firebird For Budget D...

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What's Going On With My 97 Firebird

I just recently got this car. For the first week it was running just great, then it started getting harder to start. Then it wouldn't start at all, check engine light came on, tried starting it for ab...

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I Am Looking For The Wiring Diagram(s) For A 1997 Pontiac Firebird 3.8. Sp...

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