1974 Pontiac

Firebird Formula SOLD

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At CMC we take in some of the most original muscle cars on the market and this may be the most original yet! You are viewing a 1974 Pontiac Firebird Formula 400 that was purchased new by Lt. Col. Howard G. Neumann. Howard was stationed in Peterson AFB Department of Defense in Colorado. This Formula has had Howards' meticulous ownership history making this the most original, most documented Formula in the country.

This Formula 400 was purchased new by LT. Col. Howard G. Neumann, from Johnson Pontiac GMC Jeep,Inc. in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Howard purchased this Formula on June 15th,1974 when he traded in his 1966 Chevrolet Caprice. Howard literally saved every document from new making this the most documented Formula 400 available!

Documentation from the original purchase date includes:

The Original Window Sticker, Original Dealer Ordering Invoice, Original Johnson Pontiac Bill of Sale, Payment receipts,New Vehicle Warranty booklet, Original Dealer documentation jacket, Original Car line order sheet, Maintenance Schedule booklet, Owners manual general information, Owners manual Operating information, Sunvisor Start up procedure. Information, Warranty booklet, Complete Colorado vehicle inspection report, Complete insurance compliance forms, All Colorado registrations receipts since new, and the Department of Defense bumper sticker still affixed to the original filler from the lower grill. Complete service and maintenance receipts since 1974 will also be included with this sale.

Options from the original window sticker and original dealer order invoice include:

400 Cubic Inch Ram Air engine, Factory Air Conditioning, Power Steering, Power Disc brakes, Turbo Hydramatic Transmission, 3:08 Positraction rear end, Soft Ray tinted glass, Front floor mats,Window sill and rear hood edge, wheel opening moldings, front center console, Deluxe black cloth bucket seat interior, Rear air spoiler, Formula Steering wheel, Tilt steering wheel, Rally II wheels, GR70-15 Firestone tires, Am-Fm Stereo, Ram Air Hood, Rally gauge cluster tachometer and clock, Deluxe interior appointments, and Ascot Silver exterior color.

Preservation and Maintenance was also the utmost concern for Howard. This Formula 400 is all original from new. The car is powered by the original numbers matching 400 Ram Air engine. The engine code is YL and is of course the original code on line order sheet. The Vin number is stamped on the engine and the Turbo Hydramatic transmission. Of course the original 10 bolt positraction rear has never been out of the car. Mileage is showing to be 56,145 miles. The mileage is documented through service records and receipts, but we have to sell it exempt due to the age. This is an un-restored original with original paint, moldings, original glass, original interior, original engine bay, original trunk compartment , and the original undercarriage. If you give the car a quick look you will think the car has been fully restored but its actually all original and well preserved. The underside of the car still looks almost new with original paint markings and red oxide floors! Residing from colorado attributed to the under being the most solid and the cleanest original that we have ever seen yet! The trunk and engine look almost new as well and have never been restored. This may be the best original and maintained Firebird available!

Make no mistake, this is the highest documented, most original Formula 400 that we have ever seen. It s all finest original and cleanest underside of any original car yet. This is all numbers matching and a highly collectible Firebird. If you are in the market for a Firebird Formula 400, please do not miss out on this opportunity to buy this very special bird!

Financing available at very low rates!

Contact CMC today. Let us help you with the car of your dreams.
Carolina Muscle Cars Inc,
2020 Lufkin Road, Apex, NC 27539

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Firebird Formula


Engine Size
400 V8
Transmission Type
3 Speed Automatic


Body Color
Ascot Silver
Body Style


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