You can own the late Layne Staley of Alice In Chains’ Trans Am

You can own the late Layne Staley of Alice In Chains’ Trans Am

Jan 25, 2013

A 2000 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am WS6 car that belonged to the late Alice In Chains singer Layne Staley is being sold by the band's longtime employee Tavis via the official AIC Forum

Tavis writes: "Hey folks my name is Tavis... I have worked for AIC for a long while. Some of you already know me. Layne's estate asked me if I would sell his car for them and I of course said I would. We wanted to give you fine folks first option on purchasing the car being it would actually mean something more to you than a non-fan. The car is a 2000 Pontiac Firebird Trams Am with 26,000 miles on it. It is fully loaded with T-Tops and the Ram Air and WS6 package upgrades with dual leather electronic controlled bucket seats, stereo upgrade package with a trunk mounted 12-disc changer. 6-speed Transmission. There are many options on this car that Layne personally ordered from the factory... I will not get into a debate about price being it will be through private messages. Any questions about the car make here, please."

The 34-year-old Staley died of an apparent heroin overdose on April 5, 2002. His body was not found in his Seattle home until April 20, 2002, two weeks after the date determined that he died. He struggled with heroin addicting for years before his death.

Check out some photos of the car here.

In this 1999 Rockline interview Layne talks about buying the car:


Alice In Chains Layne Staley

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