Hot Bird review. Classic Game Room presents a CGR Garage review of the BLUE PONTIAC FIREBIRD Hot Bird HotWheels from Mattel based on a 1978 Pontiac Firebird T-tops model! This beautiful Pontiac Firebird has T Tops and white interior with some awesome styling on the car and a black Firebird on the hood! CGR Pontiac Trans Am video review features the iconic Hot Bird toy car from HotWheels by Mattel. Die-Cast metal top and bottom make this a great collectible car for Trans Am fans and Hot Wheels collectors.