1979 Pontiac Trans Am 10 Year Anniversary Edition
- Condition: Used
- Make: Pontiac
- Model: Trans Am
- Type: COUPE
- Year: 1979
- Mileage: 69,446
- VIN: 2X87K9L175981
- Color: Silver
- Engine size: 403
- Number of cylinders: 8
- Power options: Power Windows
- Fuel: Gasoline
- Transmission: Automatic
- Drive type: RWD
- Interior color: Gray
- Vehicle Title: Clear Want to buy? Contact seller!
1979 Pontiac Trans Am
Here at Landon Jordan Motor Group, we have a 1979 Pontiac Trans Am 10 year Anniversary Edition that is ready to ride! ONE OF ONLY 5,683 EVER PRODUCED 6.6L 403ci ENGINE WITH AUTOMATIC, FACTORY T-TOPS- TURBO/AIRFLOW WHEELS. POWER STEERING, POWER BRAKES, TILT WHEEL, POWER WINDOWS, POWER LOCKS, POWER TRUNK RELEASE. ANNIVERSARY TRANS AMS ARE GETTING HARDER TO FIND, SO CALL OR EMAIL IF YOU’RE READY TO SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT TO COME SEE AND GIVE IT A TEST DRIVE!
FINANCING OPTIONS ARE AVAILABLE.
In 1979, Pontiac Released the 10th Anniversary Pontiac Trans Am to commemorate the 10th Anniversary of the first Trans Am that rolled off the line in 1969. This was a limited production run of ONLY 7500 Trans Ams. Really, the only options that were available on the 10th Anniversary Trans Am was the powertrain options. Standard on the 10th Anniversary was the two-tone silver and charcoal paint. This paint scheme was accented by a special 5 color hood-bird which wings extended over the hood and onto the side fenders.
The body of the car was also outlined in a special black and red stripe package much like the "Special Edition" striping of the earlier Special Edition Trans Ams. There were also special badges (decals) that were placed on the car signifying the 10th Anniversary Edition.
All of the 10th Anniversary cars were fully equipped with the WS6 handling package, custom silver interior and the Firebird emblem embroidered in the door panels and also in the rear seat back. Also standard on all 10th Anniversary Trans Ams were power windows, power locks, Air Conditioning, power trunk release.... in sort, pretty much every option available at the time. Also, the interior was also trimmed with a special "Engine-turned" gear shift bezel that went nicely with the dash, which for this model was illuminated red instead of the normal white gauges. You really can't tell in the day, but at night it gives a whole new feel and look to the inside.
The T-tops were also a special mirrored finish instead of the drab "smoked" finish of T-tops seen previously.
The 10th Anniversary Trans Am was also the first time you saw the "Turbo" wheels seen on later Special Edition Turbo, Pace Car, and other Turbo Trans Ams.
All-in-All, this wasn't your ordinary "run-of-the-mill" Trans Am. Just about everything on this car was taken to the next level to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of this popular Muscle car. Unlike Special Edition Trans Ams of the past, this car could easily be identified by using the VIN number as a reference. Instead of the normal "S" or "W" to signify Firebird or Trans Am, the 10th Anniversary had a "X" as the second digit in the VIN number to signify it is Special.
Runs & drives great.
Very clean interior.