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How many Hemi Darts were made?
Reportedly only 80 Hemi Darts were built, and they differed substantially from standards in ways that went far beyond a simple engine swap.
How many 1970 Dodge Darts were made?
The total Dart production for 1970 was 210,104 units, including 169,117 Darts and 40,987 Dart Customs, a significant increase over the previous year’s circa-86,400 examples built.
Is Mr Norm dead?
[Editors note: Norm Kraus passed away on Friday, February 26, 2021 at the age of 87. This profile from 2012 sums up Mr. Norm’s immense contribution to muscle car history.]
What is the fastest Hemi car?
The ’68 Hurst HEMI Dodge Dart – code L023 – is said to be the fastest muscle car of all time.
How many 1967 Dodge Darts were made?
Just 458 Darts were built with the 383 engine in 1967, but it’s anyone’s guess as to how many remain.
What was the model year of the 1969 Dodge Dart?
Dodge Dart Swinger 340 2-Door Hardtop 4-speed (man. 4) , model year 1969, version for North America U.S. (up to September) 1969 Dodge Dart Swinger 340 2-Door Hardtop 4-speed (man. 4) specs
When did the Dodge Dart GTS come out?
For its debut model year of 1968, the only way to get one of the hot new small-block engines in a Dodge was to purchase a Dart GTS, and while the model was well received by the motoring press, it was also well-equipped, and not particularly inexpensive.
Why was the Dodge Dart discontinued in 1976?
Other major changes were new emission control devices that impacted performance and cost. There were still high end versions of the Dart including the Demon Sizzler, fastback Dart Sport and Special Edition. Waning sales caused the Dodge Dart lineup to be discontinued after the 1976 model year.
When did the Carter 340 AVS come out?
Ever since the 340 was introduced in 67 for 68 cars, they always carried the Carter line of carburetors. Prior to ’71, the 340 came standard with the Carter AVS, rated at 650 cfm. Carter brought out its resin-bodied ThermoQuad in the late ‘60’s and soon found a home in 340’s starting in ’71.