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How much horsepower does a Trans Am have?

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The Trans Am is officially known as the Pontiac Firebird, and the SLP Firehawk version produces 335 horsepower and 350 pounds-foot of torque at 4,000 revolutions per minute. This is a single example of a Trans Am, as there were many versions built by General Motors between 1967 and 2002.

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The base models of the first Trans Ams built in 1967 had an output of 215 horsepower. This rose to 320 horsepower with the introduction of high-output engine models later that year. The final Firebird Trans Am Grand Turismo Americano model was produced in 2002 and had the WS6 designation. It had a V8 engine that put out 310 horsepower.

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