1970 Cuda 340 Real BS car, FC7 in violet original color to the car, Was restored three year ago new rear qtrs where installed on the car, The rest of the sheet metal is still original to the car.
DRIVELINE … Ray Barton 472 Hemi Cast block with Aluminum heads Bore 4.25 x4.15 compression is 11:1 chilids and Albert 4340 Rods Aris forged pistons stainless steel valves all internal block work from Ray Barton, Schubeck solid composite lifters Norris Rocker arms top end Edelbrock performance intake with two 650 Edelbrock carburetors sitting on top. Dyno at 638 hp on engine dyno.
Suspension…. Gerst Tubular Altercation with Viking coil overs and Rack and pinion steering Willwood brakes on all four corners
Driveline… Hemi 4 speed With Pistol grip and Centerforce Clutch… REAR END is 8 ¾ with Yukon 3:73 gears and Axles all components have been Powder coated
Interior… all brand new legendary white interior top to bottom.
Restoration was completed in 2018- 450 miles on Motor
Car is complete and has Won multiple Best of show award. Paint is flat and straight car has also had a ceramic coating done this year no expenses spared building this car .
The Pick of the Day has been modified with modern high-performance gear
This is the 27th car in a 30-day countdown to Barrett-Jackson’s annual Scottsdale collector car auction
Mopar fanatics will have much to cheer about as 30 vintage Hemis and at least 10 Dodge Vipers cross the block during Mecum’s Original Spring Classic auction held May 17-21.
Whenever Chrysler decides to assemble a purpose-built performer whose main mission is to kick asphalt and take names, the results are usually spectacular.
“One of the most coveted muscle cars of its time” is how Mecum Auctions describes the 1970 Plymouth Hemi ‘Cuda convertible that will play a starring role in next week’s “Daytime Auction” in Monterey, California.
Dream on, Hemi fanatics, because Mecum has a muscle car coming to auction that’s the stuff dreams are made of.
An exceptionally rare and original 1971 Plymouth Hemi ’Cuda 4-speed convertible soared to a record-breaking sale with a winning bid of $3.5 million Saturday at Mecum’s first Seattle auction.
The Pick of the Day is an original-condition off-roader that had a role in the 2012 movie ‘Argo’
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