clear

 

Spotted in Japan: A "Rust-Bandit" 1979 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am

March 02, 2013

This abandoned Trans Am was found rusting away in rural Japan. As you can see, there are Mustangs & Camaros rotting beside it, too.

This Firebird Coupe was built in 1979. It has a 6,958cc V8 engine.

assessment 68,126 thumb_up 203 thumb_down 8 chat_bubble 133
 

How does winning stuff sound?

I've set myself an ambitious target, and that is to unearth all of Japan's rusting, nostalgic gems. It's not going to be easy. They're shy creatures and prefer to remain hidden. And, limited time and funds mean they're likely to stay that way, which would be not cool! <More>

 
You may also enjoy these

2018 Nishi-Nihon Old Car Festival - Old School JDM Classic Cars

assessment6,121   chat_bubble105   access_timeNovember 17, 2018

1st Generation Honda Civics, Kenmeri & Hakosuka Nissan Skylines, Mitsubishi Colt GTO's, Datsun Sunny's, classic Toyotas, Princes, Izuzus, Su... <More>

 

Full Sabi-spec Hakosuka GC10 NIssan Skyline GT - DR30 Wheels

assessment3,049   chat_bubble65   access_timeNovember 10, 2018

Rusty-cars-in-Japan is what is at the heart of WasabiCars but they're becoming more and more difficult to track down. Sure, they're getting ... <More>

 

Live - Nishinihon Old Car Festival in Tsurunomachi

assessment1,761   chat_bubble35   access_timeNovember 03, 2018

Coming at you live from a classic car event in Aizumi, Kagoshima. All the classics; Hakosuka and Kenmeri Skylines, Mitsubishi Colt Galant GT... <More>