1967 Firebird with a 900 hp Supercharged LSA V8

1967 Firebird with a Supercharged LSA V8

Snakepit Customs in Indianapolis, Indiana built this 1967 Pontiac Firebird called “Project Oculus” for Ric Peterson of Schmidt Peterson Motorsports. Under the hood sits a supercharged 6.2 L LSA V8 built by Lingenfelter that makes 901 horsepower and 846 lb-ft of torque. The engine features JE forged aluminum pistons, Callies Dragon Slayer forged steel crankshaft, … Read more

1973 Trans-Am with a LS7 V8

1973 Ponitac Firebird Trans-Am with a LS7 V8

This 1973 Pontiac Firebird Trans-Am was built by Gary Hagar at Hack Shack Inc in Rogers, Arkansas. The car rides on a Roadster Shop FAST TRACK chassis with full independent suspension, Penske RS adjustable coilovers, and Baer Extreme 14-inch rotors with six-piston calipers. Under the functional shaker hood sits a 7.0 L LS7 V8 built … Read more

1969 Firebird with a 400 ci V8

1969 Pontiac Firebird with a 400 ci V8

Roadkill is back and this time Mike Finnegan builds his Dream Car, a 1969 Pontiac Firebird to compete at One Lap of America race. The goal was to completely overhaul the Firebird in three days and to accomplish that he would need every bit of help from David Freiburger, Tony Angelo, and friends at Diversified … Read more

The Super Engineered 1974 Firebird

ProPontiac 1976 Pontiac Firebird with a 400 ci V8

What happens when an engineer decides to build the lightest and best performing 1974 Pontiac Firebird he can? Well you get a lot of CAD design, aluminum, CNC’d parts and an amazing amount of custom parts. When we last wrote about this project in the summer of 2015 the owner was working on finishing the … Read more