The Rockford Files is an American detective drama television series starring James Garner that aired on the NBC network from September 13, 1974 to January 10, 1980, ... Garner needed Rockford's car to look like the lower tiered "Esprit". The Rockford Files - watch online: streaming, buy or rent. STORYLINE. Rockford Files was not your typical 70s private eye series. James Garner brought a everyman attitude to the genre. He didn't drive a fancy car or live in a "cool" apartment, his car kept breaking down, he lived in a trailer, albeit at the beach, he didn't win every fist fight. Here is a nice example of a 1974 Pontiac Firebird done up to be the original Rockford Files car from the hit TV show (1974-1980). This car is a good reliable driver with original Pontiac 350 and automatic transmission. Original black interior, brand new stock white wall tires on the original Rally II wheels with chrome trimg rings and center caps. The Rockford Files S1. E4 All episodes Cast & crew User reviews Trivia IMDbPro Exit Prentiss Carr Episode aired Oct 4, 1974 TV-PG 50 m IMDb RATING 7.5 /10 313 YOUR RATING Rate Crime Drama Mystery Jim finds the murdered body of Prentiss Carr in his hotel room and after reporting the incident to the police learns it has been classified as suicide. shynerk baby car mirror target. asurion 3 year portable electronic webcam hd 1080p logitech; kate aspen elephant place card holder. thermaltake x comfort review; grand teton national park lodging. The Rockford Files had really good plots, great acting, a great cast of regular characters, and excellent guest stars. However it was the great car chase scenes and even those normal scenes where a gold Firebird Esprit was. As is typical with movie and TV show production, "The Rockford Files" crew kept a stable of Pontiacs on hand for filming. And one of them, a 1978 Pontiac Firebird Formula 400, is headed to. The Firebird fender badge show's this is a sporty model produced by Pontiac similar to the star car for the Rockford Files from 1974 though 2000. Photo by Dave Small The Rockford tribute.