Announcements for 2008!
|11-14-2008 Marc Cruji sells his Bandit Trans Am to top
WWE wrestler Dave Batista for an undisclosed amount! Here is a
link to his website:
|11-12-2008 This is pretty cool. An artist in
New York City sent us this letter:
artist in NYC and I received a grant to produce a sculpture at the
largest sculpture park in NYC. Below is the image of the piece.
It's 17 ft tall and it's a trophy of a 1978 Trans Am. Thought you
might be interested in posting this on your message boards for those
in NY the area to visit.
|08-03-2008 Ok gang, it's time for the Fbodywarehouse 2009 calandar competition! Pete is starting early this year to give you all plenty of time to get that perfect shot of your Bandit for the calendar! Good luck to everyone, and thanks again Pete for putting together these very cool calendars! Click here for all the info and new criteria Pete has created for next years calendar! Fbody Warehouse 2009 Calendar Competition|
|07-20-2008 Club member
Ray Adamski attends
the All Firebird Show in Saratoga Springs N.Y. and puts together a
nice photo album for us! Click here for a link:
All Firebird Show Thanks Ray!
|07-10-2008 Club member, and
checks in from England from the British Grand Prix! Click here
for a link to his report:
British Grand Prix Thanks Chirs!
|06-08-2008 Club member
Kevin Bratcher is
the second one to add a video to his member page! I brought my
video camera along to the Golden, Colorado Super Cruise, and we put
together a nice 10 minute video of him and his nice 77 Bandit Trans
Am with firehorn red interior. These videos can be anything
you want them to be, we just did this one this way to give you some
|05-20-2008 Welcome new club member
David Diamond from
Minneapolis, Minnesota and his 1977 Bandit Trans Am!
|05-17-2008 The 76 Bandit Trans Am shirt arrived in the mail today, and it's great! It's so hard to find a 76 on any kind of shirt. The company is working on the rest of our models, so everyone should be able to order a shirt with their year model, and the town or city they live in on the bottom. Here's mine - George (Click on the pictures for a bigger ones)|
|05-11-2008 Welcome new club member
Chris Jackson from
Franktown North, Carolina and his 81 Bandit that he is restoring at
an amazing pace! Chris has a great story on his member page, about
how this car came back to him after 17 years. While he was searching
for this 81, he came across a 76 that made for a great photo op!
|05-10-2008 Welcome new club member
from Colorado Springs, Colorado and his two Bandit Trans Am's!
Steve has a 77 and a 78 that has made the cover of the Eagle, and
been in his works newsletter. Steve was the only one from
Colorado to make the Bandit Run last year. He also makes and
leather Trans Am jacket he is wearing in the picture below.
|05-09-2008 Check out this article about Ken Roth entitled "Roth has a real thing for Trans Am" There is a nice plug in there about the Bandit Club - Thanks Ken!|
|05-08-2008 Jorge Cruz found this cool sign in his travels on I-78, at exit 46 just before Allentown, Pennsylvania going East ! Click on the image for a larger view.|
|04-27-2008 This very cool Bandit Funny Car design was shown to me by club member Frank Johengen of www.tachrev.com who found it in Performance Years forum. Click on the image for a larger desktop size view.|
Bandit Run 2008 is right around the corner! Here is
a little reminder from last year, courtesy of the New York Times, of
what to expect!
|04-27-2008 Check out the latest Speed Demon newsletter from Pat Smith called PHS Decoding Your Trans Am.|
|04-26-2008 Welcome new club member
George Kehler from Johnson City,
Tennessee, and his beautiful 1979 Bandit Trans Am restored by
|04-22-2008 A big thank you to club member
Trevor Unger for his generous
donation to the Club! How's that resto coming along Trevor???
|04-16-2008 Welcome back club member
Ken Roth. He just bought a
restored 1980 Turbo Bandit from Club member
Pat Smith! Ken sold his 77 Bandit
|04-14-2008 A hot new 77 Bandit Tee Shirt from Michael
MacDonald, the man that draws for Hot Rod and Custom Cars shirts. Go
to his website at
They can put anything you want on the shirt, as you can see from the
proof they just sent me. (Yes, I'm getting one, are you kidding,
these are cool!)
|04-03-2008 Brandon Atkins,
"Brandon J", has finished the frame off restoration on his 76,
50th Anniversary, Bandit Trans Am! Check his
member page for the list of hot
mods he did on the car, and the gallery for more pictures!
Great job Brandon J!
|02-10-2008 Welcome new club member
Mike Aitken from Murray, Utah, and
his 1979 Bandit Trans Am!
|01-28-2008 1980 Bandit Trans Am sells for $63,000.00 at
Barrett Jackson Auction and raises the bar for future sales of
|To view the previous years announcements click on these links: Announcements from 2004-2005 2005-2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013|