Wednesday, July 6, 2022

1970 Plymouth HEMI Superbird tops Barrett-Jackson’s Las Vegas

The top 10 non-charity vehicles sold at Barrett-Jackson’s 2022 Las Vegas:

  1. 1970 Plymouth HEMI Superbird (Lot #734) - $1,650,000
  2. 1963 Chevrolet Corvette 327/360 Z06 Split-Window Coupe (Lot #733) – $566,500
  3. 1958 Chevrolet Corvette Custom Topless Roadster (Lot #748) - $550,000
  4. 1971 Plymouth HEMI ’Cuda (Lot #752) - $550,000
  5. 1970 Plymouth HEMI ’Cuda (Lot #734.1) - $517,000
  6. 1941 Cadillac Series 62 Custom Convertible (Lot #753) - $385,000
  7. 1970 Dodge HEMI Challenger RT/SE (Lot #730) - $379,500
  8. Jason “Captain America” Britton’s 2009 Mercedes-Benz SL65 AMG Black Series (Lot #745) - $335,500
  9. 1958 Chevrolet Corvette Custom Topless Roadster (Lot #738) - $330,000
  10. 1967 Ford Mustang Eleanor Tribute Edition (Lot #750) - $330,000

A 1970 Plymouth Road Runner HEMI Superbird was top lot at $1.6m. It has had a professional restoration and is one of 135 produced. It is powered by its original numbers matching 426ci HEMI V8 engine mated to a TorqueFlite 727 automatic transmission and a Chrysler 8 ¾-inch with a 3.55 ratio sure grip axle.