Specs

Research 2001 Pontiac Firebird specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

Firebird 2dr Coupe Firebird

Brakes

Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.9 x - TBD -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.9

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 12.2
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 12.4

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -

Engine

Fuel System SFI
Displacement 3.8L/231
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 225 @ 4000
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 5200
Engine Order Code L36
Engine Type Gas V6

Exterior Dimensions

Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.5
Track Width, Front (in) 60.7
Height, Overall (in) 52.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 74.5
Length, Overall (in) 193.4
Wheelbase (in) 101.1
Liftover Height (in) 35.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.6

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.8

Interior Dimensions

Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 84.0
Second Head Room (in) 35.3
Front Hip Room (in) 52.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.4
Front Leg Room (in) 42.9
Front Head Room (in) 37.2
Second Leg Room (in) 28.9
Second Hip Room (in) 44.4
Passenger Capacity 4

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31

Steering

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.3
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.1
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.4
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.9
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.7

Summary

Vehicle Name Pontiac Firebird
Body Style 2 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name Pontiac Firebird

Suspension

Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.10
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.59
Suspension Type - Rear Salisbury Axle
Suspension Type - Front Short/Long Arm
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs

Tires

Rear Tire Size P235/55R16
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15
Front Tire Order Code QCB
Front Tire Order Code QEA
Rear Tire Order Code QCB
Rear Tire Order Code QEA
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P235/55R16
Front Tire Size P215/60R16
Rear Tire Size P215/60R16

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.75
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.06
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 5
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code MM5
Trans Order Code MX0
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.23
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.08
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.42
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.53
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.72
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.19
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63

Vehicle

EPA Classification Subcompact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3323
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3369

Wheels

Front Wheel Material Chrome
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8
Rear Wheel Material Chrome
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Aluminum