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Cars > Challenges > “Work Truck” Vs “Redbird”


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Bunbury, Western Australia

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Morrilton, Arkansas
United States


2002 Holden Ute SS

“Work Truck”

1979 Pontiac Firebird Redbird


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About “Work Truck”

Holden SS ute 5.7Litre LS1

About “Redbird”

1979 Firebird Esprit Redbird Edition. I purchaced this car in 1998 from a man at the Petit Jean Mountian Car Show
in Morrilton AR. It is featured in Marc Cranswick's Book Firebird the Auto-Biography (page 100). It has always been stored indoors. It gets alot of looks wherever I go in it.


Specs for “Work Truck”

corvette LS1 5.7Litre 365 hp small power updates cold air intake/open exhaust, computer upgrade (tune) shiftkitted auto.

Specs for “Redbird”

301 Pontiac V8 4 barrel with TH350 Automatic trans.


Factory Options for “Work Truck”

Leather seat option, plastic bed liner, hinged bed cover (painted body color)

Factory Options for “Redbird”

T-Tops, Redbird Trim Package, AC power "everything" (windows, locks, trunk latch, etc.) cruise control, deluxe cloth (hobnail) seats.


Mods for “Work Truck”

Has 18x8' wheels (OEM wheels are 17x8) lowered springs, pacemaker headers full dual exhaust

Mods for “Redbird”

I was told that the rear window louvers were added when the car was purchaced new... I like them, so they stay. I have seen a lot of the three piece rear louvers, but haven't seen any just like these.


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