The newest model was seen to perform about three seconds better than the 2017 Trans Am Firebird model. The Trans Am Firebird is packed with a powerful 500 hp7.0-liter dry-sum V8, made possible with the new and improved Tremec TR6060 six-speed stick as well as Pontiac's standard limited-slip transmission.
Although this 2017 Trans Am Firebird is not suitable to compete in races, it can dominate any track. There are no official power ratings released by Pontiac regarding their newest model, however it is rumored that the 2017 Trans Am Firebird can deliver 470 pound-feet of torque.
They skated around specifics, calling the suspension "heavy duty" and leaving out other details.