For Sale: 1969 Dodge Charger R/T in Grayslake, Illinois


Vehicle Description

The high water mark for the Charger is the 1969 model year and the HEMI powered R/T, together the ultimate Charger. Only 36 4-speed manual shift Hemi Charger R/T�??s are left known to exist. This one is singularly remarkable, being finished in B5 Blue with white interior and a white vinyl top. Combined with a White Transverse Stripe, the overall effect is stunning. This is example is 100% Numbers matching drivetrain and body, original VIN Stamped short block rebuilt and placed on a stand. A balanced and blue printed Mopar Performance 426 HEMI crate motor graces the engine bay for worry free Show and GO! Originally restored in 2006, the current owner purchased it in 2011 and set upon on journey to go for the gold. He decided to compete in an arena congruent with how it was originally restored, stock appearing but optimized to be driven and enjoyed. A Corvette collector and former NCRS judge, he spent time tweaking the car, preparing it for Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals (MCACN) 2013. He entered this HEMI Charger R/T into the Street Stock Modified category and won Concours Gold, being awarded 997 out of 1000 points. Since then, she has been kept in climate controlled storage, driven only occasionally with only 146 miles on the restoration. The car is documented by her Fender Tag, Dash VIN, Radiator Support VIN, Trunk Lip VIN, as well as VIN stamps on the engine and transmission. We also have historical photos showing the car new with the original owner's wife, in addition to a Fender Tag Decode. This car was also recently featured in magazine articles the June 2016 issue of Mopar Action, the Fall 2015 issue of Pentastar Power, and the November 2015 issue of Directly Connected, The Ultimate White Hat Special: 1969 Dodge Hemi Charger R/T. Decoding of Fender Tag: Bottom to Top, Left to Right Code Description E74 426 Cubic Inch Two-4 Barrel HEMI D21 Heavy Duty 4-Speed Manual Transmission XS29 X = Dodge Charger S = Special 29 = 2 Door Sports Hardtop J9B J = 426 HEMI 425HP 2-4BBL 8 CYL 9 = 1969 B = Dodge Main, Hamtramck, MI, USA 239376 Sequence Number '239376' B5 Paint Code: Blue Fire Metallic C6W Trim Grade/Style/Color C = Charger 6 = Vinyl Bucket Seats W = White and Black W1 Upper Door Frame: White C11 Date Built: 12 / 11 / 1968 204274 Order Number: 204274 A33 3.54:1 Dana 60 Track Package B41 Front Disc Brakes B51 Power Assisted Brakes C16 Console w/ Buckets C55 Bucket Seats G11 Tinted Glass All G31 Right Hand Outside Mirror - Manual / Chrome G33 Left Hand Outside Mirror - Manual / Chrome J25 3 Speed Variable Wipers M21 Roof Drip Rail Moldings M31 Belt Molding 69-70 N85 Tachometer R11 Music Master Radio AM V1W Full Vinyl Top - White V8W Transverse Stripe - White 26 26 in. Radiator END End of Codes

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-909552
  • Year:1969
  • Make:Dodge
  • Model:Charger R/T
  • Exterior Color:B5 Blue
  • Interior Color:White
  • Transmission:Manual
  • Odometer:146
  • Stock Number:388
  • VIN:XS29J9B239376