Pontiac Firebird Convertible 350 HO, 1969 MY

This car has a 2 door convertible/cabriolet type body with a front located engine that delivers power to the rear wheels. The Pontiac Firebird Convertible 350 HO's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 5.8 litre, overhead valve 90 degree V 8 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. This unit produces 325 bhp (330 PS/242 kW) of power at 5100 rpm, and maximum torque of 515 N·m (380 lb·ft/52.5 kgm) at 3200 rpm. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels via a 4 speed manual gearbox. The Pontiac Firebird Convertible 350 HO weighs a claimed 1619 kg at the kerb.

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Key facts

Pontiac Firebird Convertible 350 HO, 1969 MY information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 2+2 seats
How long?
4854 mm
How heavy?
1619 kg
What size engine?
5.8 litre, 5798 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
330 PS / 325 bhp / 242 kW @ 5100 rpm
How much torque?
515 Nm / 380 ft.lb / 52.5 kgm @ 3200 rpm

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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5013 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW 1542 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4390 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW 1541 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1616 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1555 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4942 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1523 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 137 PS 135 bhp 101 kW 1523 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 167 PS 165 bhp 123 kW 1535 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5013 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW 1523 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3791 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW 1477 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6586 cm3 188 PS 185 bhp 138 kW 1583 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 6555 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW 1623 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3791 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW 1525 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5001 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW 1583 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5733 cm3 172 PS 170 bhp 127 kW 1591 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3791 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5001 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 172 PS 170 bhp 127 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6598 cm3 188 PS 185 bhp 138 kW 1653 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 6558 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW 1640 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6599 cm3 188 PS 185 bhp 138 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6558 cm3 183 PS 180 bhp 134 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6558 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 7462 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1701 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4103 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW 1399 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4103 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW 1403 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5798 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW 1472 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5798 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW 1469 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5798 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW 1467 kg

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2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 7010 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 7010 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6387 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 5766 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6387 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6387 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6387 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6387 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6387 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6387 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
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2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6554 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW 1696 kg
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2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 2A 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
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2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5737 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 5737 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6551 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6551 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6551 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 2A 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 2A 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6551 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6286 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
1969 Pontiac Firebird Convertible 350 HO data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2746 108.1
Track/tread (front) 1524 60
Track/tread (rear) 1524 60
Length 4854 191.1
Width 1877 73.9
Height 1257 49.5
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.77
Kerb weight 1619 kg 3569
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 70.1 litres 15.4 UK Gal 18.5 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Pontiac
Engine code
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 5.8 litre
5798 cc
(353.816 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 98.43 × 95.25 mm
3.88 × 3.75 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.03
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
330 PS (325 bhp) (242 kW)
at 5100 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
56.1 bhp/litre
0.92 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
515 Nm (380 ft·lb) (52.5 kgm)
at 3200 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
88.82 Nm/litre
1.07 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.5:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1116.2 kPa (161.9 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 724.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 203.53 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
149.69 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
200.74 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.09 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 6.68 kg/kW
11.16 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front F70 x 14
Tyres rear F70 x 14
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter 241 mm
Rear brake diameter 241 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 4
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.36
general
Carfolio.com ID289586
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 48.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1969 Pontiac Firebird Convertible 350 HO added 2012-11-01.
Last modified 2013-02-28.