1978 Pontiac Firebird Firebird Trans Am
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1978 Pontiac Firebird Firebird Trans Am for sale
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To secure a car. we ask for a nominal $500. 00 deposit and give you a 7-day grace period to inspect the car. If you or an agent. upon completion of a scheduled inspection at our St. Louis location. find the car not to your liking. we will refund your deposit with no questions asked. This is unique to our industry!
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1978 Pontiac Firebird Trans AmDocumentation includes original owner's manual. a 17-page vehicle summary. printed April 25. 2006. copies of the original window sticker. copy of new vehicle inspection list. copy of installment loan note from The Schenectady Trust Company. copies of a report from Pontiac Historical Services. a copy of a Pontiac News Release dated September 14. 1977. Trans Am production statistics broken down by engine and transmission. copies of the vehicle build sheet and much more Believed to have 19. 54 actual miles Three-owner car Vehicle kept in storage for several years Cost $7. 27 when new in 1978! L78 400 CID (6. 6T/A) V-8 engine with the W72 performance package (see second paragraph for details) Four-speed. close-ratio Hurst M21 manual transmission with 3. 42 Positraction gearing One of 4. 12 examples made with the W72 package and the 4M transmission Rare Solar Gold exterior with front and rear fender spats and black interior with optional custom interior package Radial Tuned Suspension Power steering. power brakes with front discs. power windows and power locks Tilt steering column Rear window defogger Remote trunk release Vanity mirrors Factory AM/FM stereo with cassette Spare sets of keys
MotoeXotica Classic Cars has another General Motors F-body; this time it's a true survivor – a 1978 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am with the L78 400 CID V-8 engine and the W72 performance package. 4-Speed with understood mileage of 19. 54 miles!
The W72 option provided a XX481988 block casting with slotted spring main bearing caps; screw-in stud heads with valve guide plates; higher compression ratio; larger valves (2. 11 intake and 1. 66 exhaust); larger camshaft; four-barrel. Rochester Quadrajet 800 CFM carburetor with large secondary jets; a 60 PSI oil pump; a faster advance curve on the distributor; an insulated fuel line; 3. 42 Positraction rear axle; special exhaust system with dual mufflers; special Trans Am air cleaner assembly; and chrome valve covers.
Assembled in GM's Norwood. Ohio factory. this car left the factory on August 7. 1978 and was delivered to Miller Motors. Inc. . in Amsterdam. New York. It came from the factory with the following optional equipment – Solar Gold exterior. black vinyl interior. trim and Strato Bucket Seats; Saf-T-Track differential; heavy-duty battery; rear window defroster; rally gauge cluster. additional acoustical insulation; front and rear floor mats; power front disc brakes. power windows. power locks. super cooling (three-core) radiator. tilt steering column. Rally II body color wheels; pulse windshield wipers; Formula steering wheel; rear spoiler; Radial Tuned Suspension; and GR70x15 white letter steel radials. This example was ordered without the so-called “Screaming Chicken” on the hood. a $52 option that year. Someone added the iconic bird later. The original owner reportedly removed the catalytic converter. a popular move in an era before high-flow catalytic converters.
Its Solar Gold. which is a rare color. is in very good condition. undoubtedly from the many years the car spent stored and garaged. There are very minor blemishes on the hood. wheel spats and the rear bumper. The car's glass panels are in great condition and all are tinted plus the rear sports the electric wire defroster grid. The vehicle's lights are in good order. clear and crack-free. The car rolls on BFGoodrich Radial T/A tires (most appropriate). size 225/70R15. at all four corners and surrounding factory alloy wheels. The body panels. including the shaker hood. are all straight. the engine bay is very tidy and the battery looks new. Driver assist features include power steering. power brakes (disc in front). power windows. power locks. pulse wipers. tilt steering column and rear window defroster.
Inside. the car's black Strato bucket seats are in excellent shape. as is the rear bench. The matching carpet and headliner are in likewise excellent shape. The instrument panel. with its chrome inserts. is in one piece and houses the full gauge cluster. The black. three-spoke Formula steering wheel is also in fantastic shape. The door skins are in very good condition. the driver's side features a small joystick for the sideview mirror. The center console and shift lever are in great shape. There's even a cigarette lighter. Finishing the car's interior is the factory Delco AM/FM stereo with cassette deck.
The easiest way to distinguish between a L78 Trans Am and those with the W72 package is the graphic on the hood intake. The L78s were labeled 6. 6 L while the W72 cars were labeled 6. 6 T/A.
Documentation includes original owner's manual. a 17-page vehicle summary. dated April 25. 2006. copies of the original window sticker. copy of new vehicle inspection list. copy of installment loan note from The Schenectady Trust Company. copies of a report from Pontiac Historical Services. a copy of a Pontiac News Release dated September 14. 1977. Trans Am production statistics broken down by engine and transmission. copies of the vehicle build sheet and much. much more.
Competition to this Pontiac in 1978 included Chevrolet's Camaro Z28. Ford's Mustang GT. Datsun's 280ZX 2+2 and Toyota's Celica Supra.
This car is currently located at our facility in St. Louis. Missouri. Current mileage on the odometer shows 19. 54 miles which is believed to be actual. It is sold as is. where is. on a clean and clear. mileage exempt title. GET OUT AND DRIVE!!!
Note: Please see full terms and conditions listed below that pertain to the purchase of any said vehicle. thank you.Specifications Asking Price: $34. 00 Miles: 19. 54 VIN: 2W87Z8N193449 Year: 1978 Make: Pontiac Model: Trans Am Title: Clear Warranty: No Condition: Used Options:
Engine: V8 Transmission: Manual Body:
Doors: 2 Stock Number: 161112 Lot Number:
Exterior: Gold Interior: Gold Video Terms & Condtions
ALL SALES ARE FINAL WITH CAR BEING SOLD WHERE/IS. AS/IS. ! TO BID YOU MUST BE OVER 18 and pay with a money order. cashier's check or wire transfer. Please do not bid without the intent to finalize this transaction. Sorry. NO bid retractions allowed. ask questions BEFORE you bid. Your bid is a binding contract.
EBay is an advertising tool and many of our vehicles sell before the auction ends. Call us today at 636-600-4600 to make this vehicle yours! Seller reserves the right to end auction early. We ask for a nominal $500. 00 refundable deposit. This is unique to our industry!
Motoexotica Classic Cars has been a part of eBay Motors since 1999 and has maintained a great reputation and 100% positive feedback. We would like to keep it that way for future customers! The Vehicle is being sold by a Licensed State of Missouri Dealer (Motoexotica Classic Cars. LLC). You will need to check with your local government for any special rules regarding these older vehicles passing any inspections. We will not be held liable for any vehicle not passing inspection.
The vehicle is offered with a right to a personal inspection by any bidder or agent. If you or an agent upon completion of a scheduled inspection at our St. Louis location finds the car not to your liking. we will refund your deposit with no questions asked. Feedback MUST be left before the vehicle is released to the buyer/agent/shipper. If you are the high bidder and unable to inspect said vehicle before auction close. you or an agent will have seven (7) days to inspect said vehicle after the close of auction. I encourage a physical inspection strongly to avoid any misunderstandings or representations.
All disputes arising out of or resulting from this sale shall be finally determined by binding arbitration in St. Louis. Missouri in accordance with the commercial rules of arbitration of the American Arbitration Association. The arbitration shall be carried out by one or more arbitrators in accordance with said rules. Any award shall be enforceable in any court of competent jurisdiction in the same manner as judgments. This agreement to arbitrate shall survive the sale of the automobile described herein. Buyer and Seller hereby agree that Missouri law shall control for all purposes under this Bill of Sale. Buyer and Seller hereby consent to the personal jurisdiction of the state and federal courts of Missouri to specifically enforce the agreement to arbitrate and to enter judgment of and enforce the award of the arbitrator. All above terms and conditions are applied to vehicle sales. whether through EBay or otherwise.Payment Terms
Payment must be made by Cashiers Check. Money Orders or Wire Transfers payable in US Dollars. A Refundable deposit in the amount of $500. 00 must be received within Twenty-Four (24) hours of the auctions close either by Master Card. Visa. Discover or PayPal (Credit Cards or PayPal for deposit only NOT for full payment). Purchaser cannot make any claims of ownership to said vehicle without payment in full. The buyer has seven (7) days from close of auction to inspect the vehicle. If an inspection or decision takes longer than seven days and you find the vehicle not to your liking. your deposit will be forfeited and the car will be relisted. Final payment must be received within ten (10) days of the auction close. The refundable deposit only applies if you or an agent inspect said vehicle in St. Louis and find it not to your liking. Documentation Fee: There will be a $195. 00 fee added to each car sold. This includes title transfer. inventory tax. holding costs. vehicle preparation. storage and priority documentation delivery.
We will not be responsible for buyer's remorse or problems found to said vehicle once they have left our property. We are just being realistic; most of the cars we deal in are vintage and by their very nature will need TLC and some degree of attention sooner or later. These are not new cars and your expectation should not be of a perfect. new car. Once full payment has been received. Seller will email or fax a copy of clear title. Bill of Sale. Buyers Guide and additional DMV forms to the Buyer to sign and return via email or fax. The fully-executed forms must be returned to the Seller prior to the shipment of said vehicle. Original paperwork will be sent to Buyer via USPS Priority Mail within ten (10) days from date of final payment.Transportation
For a quote on shipping anywhere in the world. please feel free to email us at sales@Motoexotica. com or call 636-600-4600. We will give you an estimated cost for open and enclosed transport or overseas. We are happy to accommodate our international buyers! Over the last several decades we have exported thousands of cars to Norway. Germany. Estonia. Puerto Rico. Hawaii. Alaska. Costa Rica. Brazil. British Columbia. Canada and many other locations around the world. Overseas shipments will be placed into a steel container for safe sea passage or optional roll-on/roll-off (RoRo). We take care of all the details and paperwork. All you have to do is collect the car at your nearest port and enjoy! Please note that we are not a transport company and only offer this service as a convenience to our customers. You are more than welcome to arrange your own shipping. Transportation will commence only after final payment and signed documentation are received.Financing
We offer financing through many of the best lenders in the industry. They are currently offering very attractive rates for all collector and special interest automobiles. With loan amounts from $10. 00 to $500. 00. and flexible terms of up to 12 years. you can finance the car of your dreams. Call us at 636-600-4600 for additional details.Warranty
ALL SALES ARE FINAL WITH CAR BEING SOLD WHERE IS. AS IS! The vehicle is offered with a right to a personal inspection by any bidder or agent of any bidder. The vehicle is available for inspection prior to bidding. If you are the high bidder and unable to inspect said vehicle before auction close. you or an agent will have (7) days to inspect said vehicle after the close of auction. I encourage a physical inspection strongly to avoid any misunderstandings or representations. All used vehicles should be assumed to have some degree of wear. No vehicle is perfect to everyone. Each vehicle has its strengths. styles. tendencies and shortcomings. Therefore. despite our best efforts to verify a vehicle's mechanical condition. we are not able to warranty a manufacturer's workmanship or previous owner's diligence in care. It is for this reason that all vehicles are sold ”WHERE/IS. AS/IS”. We have described the above mentioned vehicle to the best of our ability. However. with all classic and exotic vehicles. the condition is subjective. Please be advised that no oral or written statements concerning any vehicle constitutes a representation or warranty of the condition of the said vehicle.
INDUSTRY UNIQUE RETURN POLICY: If for any reason you receive your vehicle and have buyer's remorse. are not happy with the vehicle or just don't want it for any reason we will purchase the car back from you. We must be notified in writing of your decision to return the vehicle within seven (7) days of your receipt of said vehicle. The vehicle may not have more than 75 additional miles on the odometer from the time it left our possession and be returned in the same condition that it left. You WILL be responsible for a restocking fee that will equal 20% of the purchase price of the vehicle. no exceptions. You will also be responsible for shipping the vehicle back to our shop at your expense.
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