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1970 Plymouth AAR 340 Cuda

  • 1970
  • Gas
  • Manual
  • Lemon Twist
  • Mileage 10
  • 340
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Throughout its 35 year history, the All American Racers (AAR) Cudas have occupied a special niche among the glory days of racing. In 1970, Plymouth recruited Dan Gurney from Santa Anna, California to build a Trans-Am Cuda to compete against Mustangs, Camaros, and Javelins for the Trans American Championships of Manufactures. Today, an important part of that history is available to you here at Happy Days Dream Cars. This numbers matching 1970 Plymouth AAR 340 cubic inch 290HP 6 Pack “J-Code” Cuda was freshly rotisserie restored in 2013 and comes with complete restoration photos. This car is in #1 show condition. Under the bonnet, the factory original, numbers matching, highly detailed 340 cubic inch V8 with 3X2BBL carburetors, rated at 290hp with 10.5:1 compression ratio. The factory built AARs ran 14.4 second quarter miles straight off the assembly line! The AAR Cuda was only produced in 1970 and production ran from March to April. In all, 2,724 AARs were produced, 1,120 were 4 speeds and 1,614 were 3 speed automatics. The car still retains both original fender tags, and radiator core support VIN.  Combined with the famous AAR race history makes this high performance muscle car an excellent investment!

Decoded:

VIN: BS23JOB287566

Car line:

B-Plymouth Barracuda (car line)     E (body)

Price class:

S-Special

Body Type:

23 -2 Door hardtop

Engine:

J-340  3-2BBL  8 CYL    LA (Family)

Model Year:

0-1970

Assembly plant:

B-Hamtramck, MI   USA

Sequence Number:

287566

Fender Data Tag:

287566: Car Production Number

JOB: 340 3-2BBL 8CYL, 1970, Hamtramck, MI USA (Assembly plant)

BS23: Plymouth Barracuda (car line), S-Special, 2-Door hardtop

D21: 4-SPD Manual Trans –Floor Shift

E55:  340 8cyl 3-2BBL 290hp  LA A53 Package

039825: Sequence Number

324: March 24th (production date)

000: Full Door Panels

H6X9: High Bucket, Vinyl, Black

FY1: Lemon Twist (paint code)

J45: Hood tie down pins

C34: Front seat shield

C55: Bucket Seats

B51: Power brakes

A53: Trans Am Package:  Front disc brakes w/11” rear drum brakes. 4 Speed manual transmission, 3.55:1 Ratio w/HD 8.75 axle. Sure Grip , 340  3-2bbl Engine (Six Barrel) LH  Outside remote painted racing mirror, Hood pins, Rear Spoiler (Duck Tail), Side exhaust, 7-blade torque drive fan, 26 Radiator diameter, Carb fresh air package w/fiberglass hood, Ralleye suspension, , Front and rear sway bar, Manual steering, 15X7 Ralleye wheels,  w/polished trim rings, 15X7 stamped steel wheels w/Hub caps and brushed trim rings,  E60X15 (front) & G60 X15 (rear) Goodyear “Polyglas GT” radials raised white letter tires, F78 X14 B.F. Goodrich collapsible spare tire, Black Trans-Am stripe.

FY1: Lemon Twist (paint code)

R11: Radio-AM Music Master

N94: Carb Fresh Air Package –F/Glass Hood

N44: Side Exhaust

M88: Deck Moulding Treatment

M21: Drip Rail Mouldings

J82: RR Spoiler Duck tail (ABS Plastic Rear Spoiler)

EN1: End of Sales Code on a fender tag

26: 26” Radiator

Y05: U.S. Specs

V6H: Longitudinal Black Stripe

Additional  *“Trans-AM” tag is on fender

                                              *This is a blue-chip investment grade automobile!