1990 Pontiac Firebird Review

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1990 Highlights

Driver airbag is added. A 3.1-liter V6 replaces the 2.8-liter V6. All models get dual body-color mirrors. Base cars get new interior trim. Some dashboard switchgear has been modified.

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4.63 out of 5 stars
Firebirds
86firebird305,10/26/2007
Formula 2dr Hatchback
I love my Firebird. It's awesome looking. It's fun to drive and it's a muscle car. It's got a 305 and is quick! It's awesome.
4.75 out of 5 stars
Love my sexy car!
Stephanie,03/20/2009
Formula 2dr Hatchback
This car is not only sexy and fun to drive, but screams off the line. I have the V8 and can smoke most newer cars out there. Love the T-Tops in the summer time, def a head turner.
4.63 out of 5 stars
I've got wings
lit80,03/26/2003
Formula 2dr Hatchback
It is a vary sexy car especially when you look underneath her hood. Where's the sun?
4.75 out of 5 stars
What a fun car?
the bandit,04/24/2008
2dr Hatchback
Picking up chicks, roaring on main street, gliding threw the curvy back roads like a magic carpet. only a few thing that these car do excellently. most of the v8 Firebirds and Camaros have been BEATEN!!! and are now rusted and have more parts around them on the lawn than in them. If you want a car to burn the rubber off the wheels and leave a strip on the pavement get one with a v8 in it already (specifically a 350 (5.7 L) not a 305 (5.0 L) but if you want a car that you can say "I made this car the way it is" get a v6 (which will not been beaten!!!) and take the time and money to get a great engine and drop it in. the parts that these cars came with were not specifically made for performance

Safety

IIHS Rating
The Insurance Institute of Highway Safety uses extensive crash tests to determine car safety.
  • Side Impact Test
    Not Tested
  • Roof Strength Test
    Not Tested
  • Rear Crash Protection / Head Restraint
    Not Tested
  • IIHS Small Overlap Front Test
    Not Tested
  • Moderate Overlap Front Test
    0

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Used 1990 Pontiac Firebird Overview

The Used 1990 Pontiac Firebird is offered in the following submodels: Firebird Hatchback, Firebird Trans Am, Firebird Trans Am GTA. Available styles include Formula 2dr Hatchback, Trans Am 2dr Hatchback, 2dr Hatchback, and Trans Am GTA 2dr Hatchback. Pre-owned Pontiac Firebird models are available with a 5.0 L-liter gas engine or a 3.1 L-liter gas engine, with output up to 225 hp, depending on engine type. The Used 1990 Pontiac Firebird comes with rear wheel drive. Available transmissions include: 5-speed manual.

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Should I lease or buy a 1990 Pontiac Firebird?

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