Detroit Muscle - Trans Am Transformation


[DM2014-01]

The guys team up with Butler Performance to build a bulletproof 474 cubic inch pump gas Pontiac stroker.


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Butler Performance

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  • Butler Performance is your #1 source for high performance Pontiac parts, engine kits, balanced rotating assemblies & stroker kits- as well as short blocks and complete Pontiac engines for any application.

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2014 | EPISODE 01

Trans Am Transformation

Morphing a Firebird into a Trans Am




2014 | EPISODE 02

Trans Am Part 2

Building a 500 horse pump gas Pontiac




2014 | EPISODE 03

Trans Am Part 3 Movie Car Magic

Upgrading F-body Poncho suspension & brakes




2014 | EPISODE 04

Stout Differential

How to build a posi-traction rear end




2014 | EPISODE 05

4 Barrel Fix

Overhauling the legendary Carter AFB 4 barrel carb




2014 | EPISODE 06

Tough As Nails Trans Am

Modifying Rear Suspension and Frame for Big Power




2014 | EPISODE 07

1969 Car Wars

The year of the Hemi, the COPO & the Cobra Jet




2014 | EPISODE 08

Bandit Body Building

How-to restore cracked fiberglass body panels, customize fender scoops and remove decals without paint damage.




2014 | EPISODE 09

Beautiful Black Bird

Guest builder Chris Ryan coats our Tribute Trans Am with ebony paint, then the guys apply the massive gold bird decal.




2014 | EPISODE 10

Interior Creature Comforts

How-to soundproof and refurbish a worn-out interior plus, how to make a functional shaker hood scoop.




2014 | EPISODE 11

Firebird Finale

Big inch Pontiac TA gets tuned on the chassis dyno and how to dial in your alignment without going to a shop.




2014 | EPISODE 12

Plain Pony to Fastback

Mustang guru Alan Shepley and the guys perform major cosmetic surgery converting a stock '67 coupe into an iconic fastback.




2014 | EPISODE 13

427 Cobra Replica: All Girls Build

Top auto industry females build a replica of the legendary 427 Cobra with a Factory Five Racing Mark lV Roadster kit.




2014 | EPISODE 14

Grocery Gladiator: Blown Magnum

The guys supercharge and upgrade exhaust turning a plain Jane Dodge Magnum wagon into a stealthy street fighter.




2014 | EPISODE 15

Grocery Gladiator: Smooth Shave

We lower our Dodge wagon, shave its roof rack, install a fresh air hood and apply an accent paint job.




2014 | EPISODE 16

Go With the Flow: Performance Pump Tech

Money Saving How-To: rebuilding fuel, water and oil pumps for more muscle car performance and reliability.




2014 | EPISODE 17

Glass Tech 101

Tech secrets, tips and techniques on how-to restore, repair, and replace automotive glass.




2014 | EPISODE 18

Hurst Olds: Panel Gap Perfection

Long term Hurst Olds project returns for sheet metal tech: how-to create perfect hood, fender and door gaps.




2014 | EPISODE 19

Hurst Olds: Aluminum Air Box

How to fabricate a custom functional aluminum forced-air intake system to feed our LSX 454.




2014 | EPISODE 20

Project Ultra Violet: '70 Challenger

Team kicks off a new resto-mod project with a rare, but rusted Mopar that gets a rotisserie ride to the blaster.




2014 | EPISODE 21

Project Ultra Violet: Roof Skin

Team salvages rotted out '70 Challenger with how-to weld in a new metal roof, drip rails and A-pillars.




2014 | EPISODE 22

Project Ultra Violet: Framed

Chassis guru Jeff Schwartz brings in his G-Machine chassis to convert uni-body Challenger to a full frame.




Available online 10/26

2014 | EPISODE 23

Project Ultra Violet: Body Beautiful

Final Mopar sheet metal tech - how to weld in a new trunk pan and fabricate a front cowl panel from scratch.





427 Cobra Replica: All Girls Build

[DM2014-13]

Top auto industry females build a replica of the legendary 427 Cobra with a Factory Five Racing Mark lV Roadster kit.


Trans Am Transformation

[DM2014-01]

The guys team up with Butler Performance to build a bulletproof 474 cubic inch pump gas Pontiac stroker.

Trans Am Part 2

[DM2014-02]

The guys team up with Butler Performance to build a bulletproof 574 cubic inch pump gas Pontiac stroker.

Trans Am Part 3 Movie Car Magic

[DM2014-03]

Team upgrades F-body Poncho suspension/brakes and torque converter.

Stout Differential

[DM2014-04]

Team builds a stronger rear end, adds an EFI system and converts from rear drums to discs.

Tough As Nails Trans Am

[DM2014-06]

The team reworks their Pontiac's rear suspension, orders a custom driveshaft and fabricates a set of homemade frame connectors.

Bandit Body Building

[DM2014-08]

How-to restore cracked fiberglass body panels, customize fender scoops and remove decals without paint damage.

Beautiful Black Bird

[DM2014-09]

Guest builder Chris Ryan coats our Tribute Trans Am with ebony paint, then the guys apply the massive gold bird decal.

Interior Creature Comforts

[DM2014-10]

How-to soundproof and refurbish a worn-out interior plus, how to make a functional shaker hood scoop.

Firebird Finale

[DM2014-11]

Big inch Pontiac TA gets tuned on the chassis dyno and how to dial in your alignment without going to a shop.

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10/23
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10/25
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