Monday, June 17, 2019

1970 Plymouth Hemi Cuda at Mecum

Matching numbers 426/425 HP Hemi engine. Rotisserie restoration. Shaker fresh air hood. Torqueflite automatic transmission. 3.23 sure grip rear end. Rally instrument cluster. Console with slap stick shifter. Refinished in the original Tor-Red.

In the muscle car world, the Plymouth Hemi Cuda is a by-word for the Holy Grail. It is widely accepted by many enthusiasts that the 1970 Hemi 'Cuda is near the top of the list of the greatest muscle cars ever produced.
The $871 Hemi was a hugely expensive option, thus explaining the very limited number of Hemi Cudas. This example crosses the block June 21/22.