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Detroit City Council vetoes Autorama stunt, objects to Confederate flag

1977 Pontiac Trans-Am jump planned as tribute to Burt Reynolds

1977 Pontiac Trans-Am jump planned as tribute to Burt Reynolds.

ETC
Baseball team to dress like Trans Am, complete with screaming chicken

The Lansing Lugnuts will be honoring Burt Reynolds and 'Smokey and the Bandit'

The Lansing Lugnuts will be honoring Burt Reynolds and 'Smokey and the Bandit'

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Burt Reynolds dies of cardiac arrest at 82

The star is best remembered for his role in Smokey and the Bandit

The star is best remembered for his role in Smokey and the Bandit.

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8 Best Burt Reynolds Movie Cars (that aren't in Smokey and the Bandit)

Contrary to popular belief, Burt Reynolds did not drive black and gold Firebirds in all of his films.

Eight of the greatest cars Burt Reynolds has driven in movies that aren't the iconic Smokey and the Bandit.

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Another Burt Reynolds Trans Am is up for auction

But it wasn't in the movies.

It crosses the block at the Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale auction on Saturday.

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Ten movies to keep car enthusiasts entertained this winter

Right now conditions are far from ideal for motoring in most parts of the country. If you're stuck inside with some time to kill, these classic films should help satiate your need to hoon.

Auctions
Burt Reynolds Smokey and the Bandit Trans Am sells for $450k

Apparently, there's still a lot of love out there for by Burt Reynolds and his famous role in Smokey and the Bandit – or at least for his car. As you might remember, Autoblog reported on the auction of the Chris Bruce

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Burt Reynolds' personal 1977 Trans-Am from Smokey And The Bandit for sale

Smokey and the Bandit is one of those quintessential 1970s car movies with insane premises but tons of fun. After all, the basic plot of the film is about distracting the police to transport cases of Coors beer cross country. While Burt Reynolds receives top billing, the real star is definitely his black Pont

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Tony Stewart to star in Smoke Is The Bandit web series

NASCAR driver Tony Stewart is making good use of his nickname Smoke in new videos inspired by the 1970s classic Smokey and the Bandit. The original is one of the quintessential automotive movies of its era with a fantastic combination of slapstick comedy and great car stunts in a Pontiac Firebird Trans Am. If you've never seen it, check it out immediately.

Infographic: Breaking down the costs of trucking

If you've ever had visions of telling your boss exactly where he can put his TPS reports and heading off to reenact your favorite scenes from classic trucking movies like Smokey and the Bandit, Convoy or Over the Top, we have bad news for you: Trucking is prohibitively expensive.

eBay Find of the Day: Teutel Senior's Camaro-based 2011 Pontiac Trans Am Hurst Edition

Looks like American Chopper star Paul Teutel, Sr. has decided his 2011 Pontiac Trans Am Hurst Edition is getting boring. His reworked 2011 Chevrolet Camaro SS, Smokey and the Bandit-style rebody and paint scheme was put up for auction on eBay Motors this week.

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General Lee takes on Bandit T/A in classic Hollywood car showdown [w/poll]

You don't have to be born in the 1960s or 1970s to be able to recognize the General Lee from The Dukes of Hazzard and the Pontiac Trans Am from Smokey and the Bandit. These old school four-wheeled stars seem to transcend demographics thanks to the miles of film that show the orange 1969 Dodge Charger and the jet-black 1977 Pontiac Trans Am performing seemingly impossible stunts.

New SPEED series replicates Smokey and the Bandit beer run tonight

American Truckers does the Smokey and the Bandit beer run – Click above to watch video after the jump

VIDEO: Reborn Trans Am makes fire-breathing entrance in Dayton

Kevin Morgan Pontiac Trans Am - Click above to watch two videos after the break

Burt Reynolds' own Bandit Trans Am to be auction in May

Click above for an image gallery of Burt Reynolds' Bandit Trans Am

VIDEO: Fan-made Smokey and the Bandit 4 trailer

Click above to watch video after the jump

eBay Find of the Day: Trans Am SE signed by Burt Reynolds

Click on the image to see more high-res shots of this '78 SE Trans Am

VIDEO: Year One Bandit T/A in action! - UPDATED with latest version

UPDATE: Our friends at Year One graciously hooked us up with the latest version of this video - embedded after the jump.

Breaker, Breaker: Year One recreates Bandit T/As

click the pic above to view a gallery of Year One Bandit Trans Ams