1979 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am with twin turbo!

Pontiac Firebird Trans AmThis 1979 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am has twin turbo LS engine! Wanting something that’s American, New Zealander Gregg Hamilton settled on this Pontiac Trans Am – that is definitely unique in many ways. Using tricks learned from years of working with some of the best World Rally Championship teams in the world – including Toyota Team Europe and Prodrive—Hamilton’s Firebird has been given handling to match its extensive engine modifications.

1979 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am with twin turbo LS!

“I needed something to do, so we found this car on eBay, and flew to Alabama, picked it up at the airport sight unseen… and it sort of just evolved into what it is today”, said Hamilton. He says that this thing as quick as a Corvette Z06! It’s got custom engine computer, wide bodywork and fully revised suspension and brakes. In case you are wondering what is Gregg Hamilton up to lately, he is building and testing Ken Block’s latest projects! How cool is that? Check out this transformed Pontiac Firebird Trans Am!