AWD 1971 Firebird with a Supercharged LSx V8

AWD 1971 Firebird with a supercharged LSx V8

Gregg Hamilton loves being Ken Block’s lead mechanic and Pontiac Firebirds. You might remember his previous project, a Trans-Am with a twin-turbo LSx V8. Three years ago Gregg started building a second Firebird he could drive without fear of damaging the finish. He started with a 1971 Firebird Formula that previously sat for a decade … Read more

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