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The Actual car that Started the
“Smokey and the Bandit”
Discovered by Hal Needham
Endorsed by Burt Reynolds
VIDEO OF THE UNVEILING OF THE TRANS AM AT THE 40TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF SMOKEY AND THE BANDIT JUNE 2017
Pictured above the car as it sits today (riding on new Bf Goodrich as safe measure, vintage Uniroyal's only for showroom display)
Endorsed By Burt Reynolds
Burt Reynolds reunited with the "Official Bandit" after 40 years at Film Festival at the San Carlos Institute, Key West FL
Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Smokey and the Bandit
THE CAR SITS NOW ON VINTAGE UNIROYAL TIRES AS IT DID IN THE PHOTO OF THE 1977 BROCHURE see below
*in some photos the car has BF GOODRICH TIRES USED FOR STREET DRIVING TO TAKE IT TO PHOTO SHOOTING LOCATIONS,
Correct dark METALLIC blue (one year only)
Car is rust free, see the perfect red oxide primer floor pans and original catalytic converter still in place
License Plate signed by Burt Reynolds
Burt Reynolds signing the car
Burt Reynolds Signature
Dealer's catalog signed
Iconic cars very rarely show up to the public eye, in the recent years some have surfaced and sold for astronomical dollar figures:
-Steve McQueen Shelby Cobra Daytona coupe from the movie "Red
Line 7000" sold for
FYI: There are no known cars used in the movie Smokey and the Bandit that survived, they were all destroyed. There are only 2 known cars in the world that are connected to Smokey and The Bandit movie, this actual Trans Am that started the Smokey & Bandit phenomena and the other Trans Am sold at Barret Jackson 2 years ago that was not used in the movie but was titled under Universal Studios name.
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All the statements in this listing have been provided by researching different sources such PHS, Smoke signals magazine, Hot rod magazine, Hal Needham wife and Burt Reynolds.
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