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Be Sure To Dress In Pleather For The Future: The 1982 Trans Am!

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The movie Tron must have had a profound effect on GM's marketers, who apparently decided that the semi-computerized Quadrajet on the Firebird's 305 engine was really a time machine!

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Of course, the Trans Am could be had with the more futuristic (and more terrible) Cross-Fire Injection fuel-injection setup, so that the pleathered-out babe can end up hitching a ride out of the mainframe in a passing '73 Buick Electra.

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1982 Pontiac Trans am. My Second car. WHen I re-did the interior, I sold the ratty PMD seats for $600 plus shipping, to Germany. I shit you not.