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1980 Pontiac FirebirdReview
Quest_230 writes:
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Woohoo !!!! — Firebird 1980, 400 4 BBL. TH-400 , 165.331 miles , super clean from Texas , awesome shape , fun to drive big time ,leahter seats , cool look , powerful more than 430hp , great mpg , cost nothing for now lol... let see later !! its a Pontiac what esle to say !!!!

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: fun fun fun

Cons: make sure its not the; 403 / 301 / 350 / 265 !!!!

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1980 Pontiac FirebirdReview
Vince writes:
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Dream Car — 305 cubic inch engine. Runs nicely, but has an exhaust leak. Handles like a pig and consumes fuel like one too. Virtually no rust. Has the possibility of being converted to a Trans Am. Not many people can say that they got a Firebird as their first car.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: Sounds great

Cons: Interior needs work

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1980 Pontiac FirebirdReview
Robert writes:
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Great Vehicle — Love this car! My dad and I spent a few years restoring it. It runs like a champ and turns heads everywhere I go. Ill NEVER sell this car. Love driving this thing! Wouldn't sell it for the world! anybody looking for a fun car to turn wrenches on and learn about cars, this is an outstanding vehicle with which to do it!

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: Fun, looks great, fun to drive

Cons: Just old, and it takes work to keep an old car on the road

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1980 Pontiac FirebirdReview
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Chicks Dug/dig It! — This car is so much fun to drive. The small-block 231ci engine sounds like the Autopia cars at Disneyland (when they were good). I bought it off an incense-maker so it came sparkly red with velvet interior! One of the last of the classic body styles, her frame is sturdy, making her last a long time. Daily driver with few problems for an older car.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: It's a head-turner

Cons: you will not win any races

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1980 Pontiac FirebirdReview
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Favorite Car Of All Time — THE Best vehicle I've ever driven. Accelerates hard and fast, Brakes fairly well. Handles better than anything I've ever driven. I love the flow of the body lines. By far the best looking car I've ever seen. I've had to repair the motor mounts and replace the carburetor, but what can you expect from a 30 year old car? MPG is awesome since it's a v6, but also is pretty powerful for its age. This car handles amazingly. It's a blast to slam into and put it sideways.

Pros: Everything

Cons: None

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1980 Pontiac FirebirdReview
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Its A 1980 Firebird — I Have A 1980 Pontiac Firebird and ever thing is good and im going to keep this car for a very long time. and it only cost me $1950.00 and its worth more than that and this is so fun to drive.

Pros: It is a good soild car and when im done with it, it will be worth alot of money

Cons: there was alot of rust but not any more

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1980 Pontiac Firebird Trans-Am Review
GuruX6K5V says:
Lots of power and always has heads turning, not a family car though
vs1997 Pontiac Firebird Base
1980 Pontiac Firebird Trans-Am winning categories:
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Power Ranked 1997 Pontiac Firebird Base worse.
"Hasa Chevy 5.0 v8 instead of a 3.8 v6"
Back Seats Ranked 1997 Pontiac Firebird Base better.
"Has more space and much more comfortable "
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2002 Pontiac Firebird Reviews

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Love its Design..Power..Roomieness & Color. & The Way it Handels Smoothly. Read More

2001 Pontiac Firebird Reviews

Review By Tom

Great car! However, I am looking for a car for my son and this V-8 manual hot rod is just a little over the top. I loved driving it but he needs a little less. Very clean, all the goodies, every thi... Read More

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It looks too plain. Plus the color not foe me Read More

2000 Pontiac Firebird Reviews

Review By Guru9XTVHP

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This car was a great value and I am sorry I did not purchase it. As I just purchased a car 1 week ago Read More

1999 Pontiac Firebird Reviews

Review By kenneth

Love the body type. I recommend car gurus to others Read More

Review By Derwin

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1998 Pontiac Firebird Reviews

Review By radavis83

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Great looks awesome performance just look at that front end. Read More

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