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1996 Pontiac Firebird FormulaReview
Zeniff writes:

One Word Describes It All....fast — the car that i drove was 400 hp with a 100hp nitrous boost lots of work and money into that car. it did the quarter mile in 12.5 sec and the top speed ( or the fastest i took it) was 168mph.

Pros: fast,

Cons: gets kinda scary the faster you go

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1996 Pontiac Firebird BaseReview
Jesse writes:

One Hell Of A Car!!!! — Great car for highway driving. Smooth and comfortable ride. Beautiful on the outside and inside. Get a few upgrades on it and you'll be flying!!!

Pros: Speed, torque, acceleration, braking, appearance

Cons: Handling once in awhile can be a little sluggish

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1996 Pontiac Firebird FormulaReview
Colin writes:

I Love My Car... That's About It — It's got a lot of miles on it but it runs great and looks pretty good. Acceleration is obviously amazing with a 350c.i. v8 and rear wheel drive. Handling is good as far as i'm concerned.

Pros: Fast, fun, and... awesome

Cons: needs new timing belt, and radio...  thats about it

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1996 Pontiac Firebird BaseReview
Gerrit writes:
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Fun And Reliable. I Would Recommend This To Anyone Looking For A Fun Weekend Car. — The acceleration for this car is more than you would expect from a normal V6. It gives you plenty of pep without sacrificing much fuel economy. The car is very fun the drive and handles corners great. The interior is a little cheaply made, but as long as you aren't rowdy on the inside I think you should be okay. I consistently get around 22-22mpg with a good mix of city and highway driving. This car has always been reliable and enjoyable.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

- Good acceleration without sacrificing MPGs
- Great handling
- Affordable for almost anyone
- Fun driving experience

- Interior is a little cheap
- Very small backseat
- Not practical for winter driving

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Displaying 21 - 24 of 1996 Pontiac Firebird 24 reviews.

Reviews From Other Years

2002 Pontiac Firebird Reviews

Review By Guru9C9Q8B

Love it! Greatest muscle car second to none! Looks and drives wonderful!! Read More

Review By Guru9C95ZT

The car is not a WS6. Not that popular especially without ram air and small wheels. Over priced. 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

Review By Timothy

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

2000 Pontiac Firebird Reviews

Review By Guru9XTVHP

Clean, well maintained. Car appears as described. Responsive seller. Read More


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 Derwin

You would have to be in the era when this car was built to really appreciate amd understand the value of the car. Read More

Review By Guru99J6MJ

I love this car but I dont love the price Read More

1998 Pontiac Firebird Reviews

Review By radavis83

Loved it bought it couldnt be happier with my decision Read More

Review By Guru9TLLLR

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


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