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2001 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am specs & colors

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2001 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am

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  • base vehicle


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  • P245/50ZR16 performance tires,3.23 performance rear axle
  • pwr steering cooler
  • 16" chrome wheels (w/MN6 Trans-inc: Hurst Shifter)


EPA Classification Subcompact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size 16 x 8 in
Spare Wheel Size 15 x 4 in
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material N/A
Rear Wheel Size 16 x 8 in
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105
Displacement 5.7L/346
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 335 @ 4000
Engine Type Gas V8
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 310 @ 5200
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 18 MPG
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 28 MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 470.40 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
Cruising Range - City 302.40 mi
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.73
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.06
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Trans Type 4
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Suspension Type - Rear Salisbury Axle
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front Short/Long Arm
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 12.0 x -TBD- in
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Power
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.9 x -TBD- in
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 16.8 gal
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.3
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 40.1 ft
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.4
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15
Front Tire Size P245/50ZR16
Rear Tire Size P245/50ZR16
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 1000 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 100 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Base Curb Weight 3514 lbs
Width, Max w/o mirrors 74.5 in
Passenger Capacity 4
Second Shoulder Room 55.8 in
Front Leg Room 42.9 in
Second Head Room 35.3 in
Front Shoulder Room 57.4 in
Track Width, Rear 60.6 in
Front Head Room 37.2 in
Min Ground Clearance 4.5 in
Second Leg Room 28.9 in
Height, Overall 52.4 in
Passenger Volume 84.0 ft³
Liftover Height 35.1 in
Wheelbase 101.1 in
Trunk Volume 12.9 ft³
Length, Overall 193.8 in
Front Hip Room 52.8 in
Track Width, Front 60.7 in
Second Hip Room 44.4 in
Pwr rack & pinion steering Standard
Composite body panels-inc: doors, fenders, fascias, rear spoiler Standard
Rear wheel drive Standard
Day/night rearview mirror w/reading lamps Standard
Tilt steering column Standard
4-speed automatic transmission w/OD Standard
Specific Trans Am Appearance Pkg (2000) Optional
Oil life monitor (2000) Standard
Instrumentation-inc: analog speedometer, tachometer, odometer, trip odometer, voltmeter, fuel/coolant temp/oil pressure gauges Standard
Concealed quartz halogen headlamps Standard
Uplevel front/rear stabilizer bar (2000) Optional
Fully carpeted luggage compartment Standard
Carpeted front/rear floor mats Standard
Body-color body-side moldings Standard
Low oil level monitor & warning (2000) Standard
Dual covered visor vanity mirrors Standard
Solar-Ray tinted glass Standard
Performance suspension (2000) Optional
Delco Freedom II battery Standard
City 18/hwy 26 (5.7L engine/4-speed auto trans) Standard
Remote decklid release Standard
Compact spare tire Standard
P245/50ZR16 all-weather performance SBR BSW tires Optional
Rear decklid spoiler Standard
Front door map pockets Standard
Daytime running lamps Standard
City 19/hwy 28 (5.7L engine/6-speed manual trans) Standard
Full-length front console w/dual cupholders, auxiliary pwr outlet Standard
Prado leather reclining front bucket seats Optional
Side-guard door beams Standard
Brake/transmission shift interlock Standard
Independent short/long arm front suspension Standard
6-way pwr driver seat/4-way manual front passenger seats Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
Rear suspension w/torque arm, trailing arm, track bar Standard
5.7L (346) SFI V8 engine Standard
Front/rear outboard lap/shoulder safety belts w/rear center lap belt Standard
Pwr windows w/driver-side express-down Standard
Automatic pwr door locks-inc: retained accessory pwr Standard
ETR AM/FM stereo w/compact disc, graphic equalizer-inc: Monsoon 500-watt peak pwr amplifier, (8) speaker premium sound system, clock, seek/scan Standard
Protection Group-inc: theft deterrent system, remote keyless entry Standard
Soft fascia-type bumpers Standard
PASS-Key II theft-deterrent system Standard
Air conditioning Standard
Controlled-cycle windshield wipers Standard
Dual pwr sport mirrors Standard
16" silver 5-spoke cast aluminum wheels Standard
Rear child comfort guides (2000) Standard
Convertible soft top Standard
16.8 gallon fuel tank Standard
Daytime running lamps Standard
Cruise control Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
Pwr front/rear vented disc brakes Standard
Brake/transmission shift interlock Standard
Driver & front passenger next generation airbags Standard
Rear window defogger Standard
Fog lamps Standard
Stainless steel exhaust system Standard
Front/rear gas-charged shocks Standard

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