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Tupelo, Mississippi
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May 18, 2010 at 6:31 am
and congrats on being the featured car of the day!!!!!!
 
 
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May 17, 2010 at 12:02 pm
miss her already!
 
 
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tamatt79
May 16, 2010 at 8:13 am
It needs some "Harold" type tcl!
 
 

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1994 Pontiac Trans Am GT (Red Rocket)

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Photo of a 1994 Pontiac Trans Am GT (Red Rocket)

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About

while working on several different club members cars and posting about our progress, i get a message from "Soupy" and he says, while you are doing all this work on 4th gen TA's, why dont you help me get a motor for mine. It is shot! About 6 weeks later, i send him a message, What have you done with your 94? Long story short, 2 weeks later we are in Florida loading the Red Rocket up to take home. Only an 950 mile trip down here, but then i also get to se my 83 year old Grandma, and parents for a bit of a visit and also get to participate in the Jupiter Bash portion of the Bnadit Run 2010. Great timing.

As my luck usually doesnt happen this way, i feel pretty fortunate to be able to say that another member of Motortopia was able to help me locate a motor that we will put in the Red Rocket for a temporary fix while we LT4 the original motor. Thanks Mike and Marcia, and Soupy and Frog. See you guys in Jupiter!

Specs

LT1 9c1 interceptor motor with approx 275hp (now) 10.5:1
(plans for an LT4 type build on the stock alluminum heads)
4L60E Tranny
3478lbs
6142 made in 94, $21,395 new
3.23:1 rear, Limited slip
top speed of 152mph in stock form

Factory Options

The "GT" package for the 94 model year only consited of the combination of Leather interior and the high rise spoiler.

Cruise
4L60E
Leather steering wheel
16x8 alluminum wheels
245/50-16 ZR tires
Hi rise rear spoiler
Fog lamps
Gauge package
Steering wheel stereo controls
AM/FM CD w graphic EQ
11 speaker sound system
Engine oil cooler
4 wheel disc brakes
T-top glass panels
Power windows
Power door locks

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