Tag Archives: Trans Am

Big Bird Settin’ the Pace!

Despite the 301T’s propensity to be mocked by the automotive press, the turbo-powered Trans Ams of 1980-1981 were good performers in their day. They were so good, that they were chosen to be pace cars in both years! That’s something few, if any, cars can claim. Also, the Turbo T/As didn’t need many mods, just […]

They Built Excitement, Alright!

In the 80’s there weren’t too many cars more exciting than Pontiac’s Trans AM GTA! Monogram gave us this 1/24 representation of Poncho’s monster pony-car for the 80’s. Check it out in the Cars┬ásection, and don’t forget your denim jacket!

New Year, Old Motor

Car makers are turning to turbos for more power, but this isn’t new! Check out Faust‘s 30+ year old turbo motor in the Under The Hood section!

Faust is here!

For those looking for something to see in 1:1 scale, check out my first post/gallery for my 1980 Turbo Trans Am! It’s in the Real Cars section!

Welcome to the Lagoon!

Welcome to the Sprue Lagoon! Click on About to see what you’ve gotten yourself into! Please, browse around and have a look. I’ll be adding new content regularly, so please check back often! Please note that all content on this site is Copyright the Sprue Lagoon, and cannot be used without written consent of myself, […]