Despite the fact that Pontiac’s models production came to an end, its legacy of great automotives is still relevant thanks to its iconic Pontiac Firebird muscle car. Ever since its production, the Firebird brought out the true characteristics of a muscle car, and this model still echoes in the auto world. There seems to be hope with the Pontiac Firebird as unconfirmed rumors have been circulating concerning its possible release in the year 2016. This model is said to be one of the most sought after auto, whether in form of a coupe or a convertible. The rumored 2016 Pontiac Trans Am Firebird is a part of Pontiac’s strategy to offer Pontiac fans a chance to redefine their style once again. The expected muscle car is said to come with some modern and advanced features that would make it one of the best car in today’s auto market.
2016 PONTIAC TRANS AM FIREBIRD: REDESIGN EXTERIOR AND INTERIOR
The exterior highlight of the 2016 Pontiac Trans Am Firebird will be in its front fascia. The front bumper will be restyled while the rear bumper will also be redesigned to acquire are more suitable shape. Its LED head lights shall be upgraded to follow a new trend specifically made by the automaker. The new design will include increasing their width a bit to position the headlights closer to the grille. Its badge shall also be restyled same case with its side sills. This fresh redesign will enable the 2016 Pontiac Trans AM Firebird to be considerably different from its predecessor. This model is rumored to be offered in a convertible as well as a coupe. Its new exterior will be robust and athletic. Another rumored exciting feature will be the new doors said to open upwards thus increasing the new Firebird’s coolness level.
Inside its cabin, the new machine will have ample space offering a great deal of comfort. At its front, the 2016 Pontiac Trans Am Firebird will have leather bucket-style sport seats while its back seats will be wrapped in plain leather. Additionally, the rear seats will have a 60/40 split function. Other notable interior stylistic features include a leather wrapped steering wheel, some trendy door sills and a fine round instrumental panel. Other features include an electric power steering wheel, rear view camera, hands-free abilities, navigation, anti-lock braking, comfy heated seats and a glass roof.
2016 PONTIAC TRANS AM FIREBIRD: ENGINE SPECS
This redesigned model will be available with about two engine variants. The Trans Am basic model will run on a 3.7 liter V6 generating about 305 hp and 280 lb-ft of torque. The Firebird model on the other hand will run on a powerful 5.0 liter V8 engine delivering up to 420 horsepower and 390 lb-ft of torque. A more powerful 6.2 liter V8 is also speculated to be offered. This engine will have the ability to generate an overwhelming 556 hp and 551 lb-ft of torque. Each of these three engines shall be mated to its own transmission. The expected optional transmissions include a six speed automatic, a regular six speed manual and a Tremec six speed manual.
2016 Pontiac Trans Am Firebird: Release Date and Price
There is no information regarding the possible release date since its redesign is currently just mere speculations. As for the price of 2016 Pontiac Trans Am Firebird, it is only predicted to cost between $ 36 000 and $ 41 000.