1969 was the first year the Trans Am performance package was offered on the Pontiac Firebird. Production of the Trans Am continued until 2002. For $725 in 1969, the buyer could add the 'Trans Am Performance and Appearance Package' handling package to their Firebird. This package included a rear spoiler, as well as 'Trans Am' emblems and performance upgrades. In total, for 1969, 689 Trans Am Packages were ordered in hardtop configuration, while only eight were convertibles.
This 1969 Pontiac includes the Trans Am performance package. It was on display at the 2007 Eastern Concours of the United States.