1978 Pontiac PhoenixReview
Late Muscle Car, Excellent — Bought the car after being abandoned by a young man going to turn it into a Nova clone. I got it fairly cheap, and have put little money into it. Car is a blast to drive, turns heads everywhere. Gas mileage is poor, but does that surprise you with a Pontiac 400?
Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)
Pros: 400 Pontiac Police Interceptor
Cons: Fuel Economy
Looking for a Used Phoenix in your area?
CarGurus has thousands of nationwide listings and the tools to find you a great deal.
Reviews From Other Years
A Very Good Car Gas Could Be Better For Practicality But Wouldnt Trade It, Even Though For Truck
I don't like the shortness because it takes away from making it look like a classic muscle car look. It is a V6 so it does chew gas compared to a 4 cylinder. How ever it still is a fun little care to ... Read More
One Of My Winter Beaters
I had this car given to me from a buddy of mine for some money he owed me. So this was not by choice I needed a winter beater and this thing was there, it was barn brown painted with a roller but I c... Read More
This was my first car. Bought it for like $400. This is a picture I found on Google, and it actually looks better than the one I had. Mine had the back side window out, and we used silicone to ... Read More
Classic Pontiac Street Muscle
Its what GM called unibody construction, same as the Firebird and Camaro so body flex is a problem when driving on uneven ground. The stock 305 CID motor had ample power but my 396 CID engine swap alm... Read More