Pontiac Firebird Performance Statistics

Below is a quick summary of some of the performance statistics we have gathered for the Pontiac Firebird over the course of its production run. Included are a 0 to 60 times and quarter mile times along with the sources for those times.

Zero To Sixty And Quarter Mile Performance

1967 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird400ci/325hp6.5 sec14.7 sec @ 98.0 mphCar Life
Firebird400ci/325hp7.5 sec15.4 sec @ 92.0 mphMotor Trend
Firebird Convertible400ci/325hp5.8 sec14.4 sec @ 100.0 mphCar & Driver 3/67

1968 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird HO400ci/335hp5.5 sec14.2 sec @ 100.0 mphInternet
Firebird 400 RA II400ci/340hpn/a12.9 sec @ 109.5 mphMCR Feb/Mar 1996
Firebird400ci/335hp7.6 sec15.4 sec @ 93.0 mphMotor Trend
Firebird400ci/335hpn/a13.8 sec @ 106.0 mphHot Rod

1969 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Trans Am RA400ci/345hp5.6 sec14.1 sec @ 100.8 mphHot Rod 1969
Firebird Trans Am400ci/335hp6.5 sec14.3 sec @ 101.7 mphSports Car Graphic 4/69
Firebird Trans Am RA400ci/345hpn/a14.1 sec @ 100.8 mphHot Rod 3/69
Firebird Trans Am RA400ci/345hpn/a14.2 sec @ 95.4 mphCar Life 4/69
Firebird Trans Am RA400ci/345hpn/a14.2 sec @ 99.0 mphCar & Driver 2/93
Firebird Trans Am RA400ci/345hpn/a14.6 sec @ 99.2 mphRoad Test 7/69

1970 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Trans Am RA400ci/345hp5.7 sec14.1 sec @ 103.2 mphCar & Driver 6/70
Firebird Formula 400400ci/330hp6.4 sec14.7 sec @ 98.9 mphCar & Driver 6/70
Firebird Trans Am RA400ci/345hpn/a14.7 sec @ 97.2 mphMCR 12/95
Firebird Formula 400400ci/330hp6.4 sec14.9 sec @ 95.54 mphCar Life
Trans Am400ci/345hpn/a13.9 sec @ 102.0 mphHot Rod

1971 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird455ci/335hp5.9 sec13.9 sec @ 103.0 mphInternet

1972 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Trans Am455ci/300hp5.4 sec13.9 sec @ 104.6 mphCar & Driver 1972
Trans Am455ci/300hp7.0 sec14.0 sec @ 103.2 mphSSC

1973 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird455ci/250hp7.3 sec15.0 secInternet
Firebird Trans Am SD455ci/250hpn/a13.5 sec @ 104.3 mphHot Rod 6/73

1974 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird400ci/230hp10.4 sec17.1 secInternet
Firebird SD455455ci/310hpn/a13.5 sec @ 104.0 mphInternet

1975 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Trans Am455ci/200hp7.8 sec16.1 secInternet
Firebird Trans Am400ci/185hp9.8 sec16.8 secInternet
Firebird455ci/200hpn/a16.1 sec @ 89.0 mphInternet

1976 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Trans Am455ci/200bhp7.0 sec16.6 sec @ 90.3 mphCar & Driver Apr 76

1977 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird400ci/185hp7.9 sec16.0 sec @ 89.6 mphInternet

1978 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Trans Am6.5 sec15.3 secInternet

1979 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Trans Am400ci/220bhp7.7 sec15.3 sec @ 96.6 mphCar & Driver

1980 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird301ci/210hp9.0 sec17.0 sec @ 82.1 mphInternet

1981 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird301ci/210hp8.3 sec17.0 sec @ 82.1 mphInternet

1982 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Trans Am305ci/165hp8.8 sec16.8 sec @ 80.50 mphMotor Trend 1/82
Firebird Trans Am305ci/165hp9.2 sec17.0 sec @ 80.5 mphRoad & Track 9/82

1983 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Trans Am9.2 sec17.0 secInternet

1984 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Trans Am 15305ci/190hp7.0 sec15.4 sec @ 91.5 mphMotor Trend 7/84
Firebird Trans Am HO7.9 sec16.1 secInternet
Firebird Trans Am HO305ci/190hpn/a15.2 sec @ 90.77 mphRoad & Track 11/83

1985 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Trans Am 4b305ci/190hp7.6 sec15.6 sec @ 87.0 mphCar & Driver 4/85
Firebird Trans Am305ci/205hp7.7 sec16.1 sec @ 84.5 mphMotor Trend 10/84

1986 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Trans Am305ci/205hp8.2 sec16.2 sec @ 87.0 mphHot Rod 8/86

1987 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Trans Am GT350ci/210hp6.9 sec15.4 sec @ 91.7 mphMotor Trend 11/89
Firebird Trans Am GT350ci/210hp7.1 sec15.5 sec @ 89.5 mphRoad & Track 4/87
Firebird Formula305ci/205hp7.7 sec16.1 sec @ 87.6 mphMotor Trend 11/86

1988 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Trans Am GT350ci/210hp7.1 sec15.5 sec @ 89.5 mphPerfCars 1988
Firebird Trans Am GT350ci/225hp7.3 sec15.9 sec @ 90.0 mphMotor Trend 7/88
Firebird Trans Am GT350ci/225hp7.4 sec15.9 secInternet
Firebird Trans Am GT350ci/220hp7.6 sec16.1 sec @ 90.2 mphMotor Trend 9/88

1989 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Trans Am 20231ci/250hp5.1 sec14.2 sec @ 98.86 mphMotor Trend 11/89
Firebird Trans Am 20231ci/250hp5.4 sec14.2 sec @ 95.8 mphMotor Trend 3/89
Firebird Trans Am GT350ci/235hp6.5 sec15.4 sec @ 90.28 mphMotor Trend 11/89
Firebird Formula305ci/215hp7.5 sec15.9 sec @ 88.5 mphMotor Trend 1/88

1990 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Formula Fir305ci/225hp6.3 sec14.8 secEstimate

1991 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Trans Am Tw350ci/640hp4.6 sec12.7 sec @ 116.9 mphMotor Trend 1/91
Firebird Formula6.5 sec14.8 secInternet
Firebird Trans Am Co7.0 sec15.4 secInternet

1992 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Firehawk SL350ci/350hp4.9 sec13.4 sec @ 105.2 mphMotor Trend 12/91
Firebird Trans Am Fi350ci/328hp5.2 sec13.5 sec @ 103.2 mphMotor Trend 12/91
Firebird Trans Am350ci/275hp6.9 sec15.2 secEstimate

1993 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Firehawk SL350ci/300hp4.9 sec13.5 sec @ 103.5 mphMotor Trend 7/93
Firebird Trans Am350ci/275hp5.0 sec14.1 sec @ 98.45 mphCar Craft 3/93
Firebird 5.7L350ci/275hp5.6 sec14.1 sec @ 98.45 mphInternet
Firebird Formula350ci/275hp6.1 sec14.7 sec @ 97.2 mphMotor Trend 6/93
Firebird Trans Am350ci/275hp6.3 sec14.8 sec @ 98.6 mphMotor Trend 1/93
Firebird Formula350ci/275hpn/a13.7 sec @ 101.9 mphHPP 4/94

1994 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Firehawk SL350ci/300hp4.9 sec13.5 sec @ 103.5 mphMCR Oct/Nov 94
Firebird Trans Am 25350ci/391hp5.1 sec13.5 sec @ 107.4 mphMotor Trend 12/94
Firebird Trans Am 25350ci/391hp5.1 sec13.5 sec @ 107.4 mphCar Craft 7/95
Firebird Firehawk SL350ci/315hp5.3 sec13.9 sec @ 102.1 mphMotor Trend 3/94
Firebird Formula350ci/275hp5.9 sec14.1 sec @ 97.01 mphCar Craft 7/95
Firebird Firehawk SL350ci/315hpn/a13.9 sec @ 104.1 mphHPP 4/94
Firebird Trans Am 25350ci/275hpn/a14.3 sec @ 95.0 mphPopHot Rodding 7/94
Firebird Trans Am350ci/275hpn/a13.9 sec @ 99.60 mphHPP 4/94

1995 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird SLP Firehaw350ci/275hp5.3 sec13.9 secInternet
Firebird Trans Am350ci/275hp5.6 sec14.0 secInternet
Firebird Trans Am350ci/275hp6.5 sec14.9 sec @ 93.9 mphRoad & Track 6/95
Firebird Formula350ci/275hp6.7 sec15.1 secInternet

1996 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Firehawk SL350ci/315hp5.3 sec13.9 sec @ 103.6 mphMotor Trend 5/96
Firebird Trans Am RA350ci/305hp5.4 sec14.0 sec @ 100.5 mphMotor Trend 11/95
Firebird Formula RA350ci/305hp5.5 sec14.1 sec @ 102.0 mphCar & Driver 12/95
Firebird Formula RA350ci/305hpn/a14.1 sec @ 101.1 mphHot Rod 2/96

1997 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Hurst/Linge383ci/350hp4.7 sec13.1 sec @ 111.0 mphCar & Driver 11/97
Firebird Firehawk SL350ci/310hp5.5 sec14.0 sec @ 100.0 mphHot Rod 3/97
Firebird 3.8L7.2 sec15.5 secCar & Driver Jun 97
Firebird Formula RA350ci/305hpn/a14.0 sec @ 99.43 mphMCR 12/97
Firebird350ci/305hp5.8 sec14.4 sec @ 97.0 mphRoad & Track 1997 Sp & GT

1998 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Trans Am346ci/305hp5.1 sec13.4 sec @ 107.3 mphMotor Trend 9/97
Firebird Formula346ci/305hp5.3 sec13.9 secCar & Driver Jun 98
Firebird346ci/305hp5.4 sec13.9 sec @ 103.2 mphRoad & Track 1998 Sp & GT

1999 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Trans Am350ci/320hp5.3 sec13.5 secInternet

2000 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Trans Am (WS6)4.9 sec13.4 secInternet
Firebird5.7L/305hp5.4 sec13.9 sec @ 103.3 mphRoad & Track 2001 Sp>

2001 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Trans Am (WS6)350ci/320hp5.0 sec13.5 sec @ 107.4 mphMotor Trend

2002 Firebird

PerformanceEngine0 to 60Quarter MileSource
Firebird Trans Am350ci/275hp5.0 sec13.6 sec @ 106 mphInternet