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FirebirdPhil

M –25
Brandon, Florida
United States

 

About FirebirdPhil’s Garage

 

About me and my passion for cars

I was 12 when I first saw Smokey & The Bandit and was hooked on Trans Ams since then. When I was 15 I got my 1984 GMC 1/2 Ton for a dollar from my grandpa. It had sat in the yard for six years before I got it and me and my father got it to a driveable condition in June of 2005. By April of 2006, my father and I completely revamped the exterior. But things kept going wrong around June motor wise, and in July my dad decided I needed a more reliable vehicle and we found a 2000 Pontiac Firebird. It's been an absolute dream machine. I'm currently working on getting my truck ready to sale and the exterior is show quality, once I sell the truck I'm going to start restoring an older Trans Am or Firebird Formula. I loved working on my 84 GMC and I can't wait to go to work on an older F-body.

My first car

1984 GMC 1/2 Ton Pick Up

Car I wish I still had

I never actually had this car, but I'd have to say my dad's 1975 Nova, he managed to put headers in that beast and said there was maybe 1 inch of clearence after he got them on. But my dad had to sell the Nova before I was even born.

My dream car

1967 Pontiac Firebird.

Car clubs I’m in

None, but looking to join a Firebird/Trans Am club.

Favorites

  • Type of racing: NASCAR
  • Driver: Joe Nemecheck
  • Driving song: Highway Star by Deep Purple
  • Car movie: Smokey & The Bandit
  • Car book: 2000 Pontiac Firebird Owner's Manual
  • Car magazine: Hot Rod
  • Car game: None, I'd rather work on a real one

— Profile last updated: Apr 16, 2007

Date Joined Feb 6, 2007
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Group for members of www.fbodyonline.com and any other F-Body enthusiasts out there.

New York, United States

 

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FirebirdNation.com is dedicated to the Pontiac Firebird and Chevy Camaro. Come join FirebirdNation.com today! Firebird Nation Car Club is a national club with regional chapters. There are national and local events and activities.

Nevada, United States

 

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The Mid Atlantic Impala Association a subsidiary entity of the United States Muscle Car Federation is dedicated to the preservation, restoration, maintenance and enjoyment of all 1958-1996 Full Size Chevrolet cars. The models include the Impala, Bel Air, Biscayne, Delray, Caprice, Nomad, and the...

Virginia, United States

 

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Members, Moderators and Administrators of the greatest Camaro website on the planet. Welcome to The Family!

California, United States

 

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ns_monte48
Feb 8, 2007 at 6:56 pm
thanks for the add! i love your bird and your GMC!!
 
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FordGirlGoneBad
Feb 8, 2007 at 5:23 pm
Thanks for the comments on the purple Z28 - hope you took a look at the whole garage, I've got a few nice f-bodies. Your T/A's color is my favorite...great job.
 

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