Dodge Daytona And Plymouth Superbird

Author: Steve Lehto
Publisher: CarTech Inc
ISBN: 1613252048
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The story of Richard Petty's defection from Plymouth, the mighty Hemi, and the creation of the street version of these cars all come to light in this all-encompassing tale of Chrysler climbing the ladder to NASCAR supremacy.

Nascar S Greatest Race

Author: Rick Houston
Publisher: CarTech Inc
ISBN: 1613252854
Size: 22.72 MB
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Development, Production and Competition by Steve Lehto In the fiercely
competitive world of NASCAR, every manufacturer was looking for a competitive
edge. Ford and Chrysler turned their attention to the aerodynamics of their race
cars, resulting in a brief era affectionately called the Aero Wars. During the height
of this competition, Chrysler and Ford produced, among other things, cars with
radically altered ...


Author: Geoff Stunkard
Publisher: CarTech Inc
ISBN: 1613251882
Size: 25.87 MB
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This engine powered many classic cars and took many drivers to the winner's circle and into the history books.

Autocar Motor

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No production car since the 1969 Dodge Daytona and 1970 Plymouth Superbird
has carried so tall and spectacular a wing, and they too were designed for racing.
The theory and ... Racing versions develop 330bhp and maximum torque at
7000rpm, and weigh 6161b less than the road car's 29481b. ... If the engine
rattles when cold, in the way of a highly strung competition unit , at an uneven 1
OOOrpm idle, it still pulls from 1 500rpm in the high fifth gear on a gentle throttle
opening .

Chrysler Engines 1922 1998

Author: Willem L. Weertman
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1 74 in.). Despite the handicap, the HemiĀ® came through at Daytona
International Speedway with a Daytona 500 win on February 27, 1966 for
Richard Petty's Plymouth, followed by Sam McQuagg driving his Dodge into the
winner's circle at the end of the July 4, 1 966 Firecracker 400. The wins were a bit
hollow, however, because Ford, unhappy with the return of the HemiĀ®, had
withdrawn its support of NASCAR racing teams. Three years later, in 1969, with
the competition heating up ...

Motor Trend

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ross a toucan with a Road Runner and what have you got? A SuperBird! And
when you first see one, the thought that immediately flies to mind is that
Plymouth's big-beaked limited production racer with the fancy tail sure looks a lot
like Dodge's big- beaked limited production racer with the fancy tail. But don't
write off the SuperBird as merely a mocking bird just because it was hatched by
the same team that produced the Charger Daytona. Dodge just happened to be
in Grand National ...

Creative Industries Of Detroit

Author: Leon Dixon
Publisher: CarTech Inc
ISBN: 1613252137
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This all-inclusive book is the first-ever on the subject, and features behind-the-scenes images and interviews never published before. p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Arial}