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1970 Plymouth Hemi Superbird From Mecum

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By Dave Ashton

Engine: 426/425 HP
Transmission: 727 Torqueflite Automatic

This 1970 Plymouth Hemi Superbird will be coming up for auction at Mecum on November 16-18 in Las Vegas and if you’re in the market for one of these birds, this example is possibly one of the finest you can. All original, 426 Hemi and comes with the A36 Performance Axle Package.

The E74 code 426ci. Hemi engine which has been ‘refreshed’ with OEM parts and comes without the Hemi decal on the air cleaner and even has a Sox & Martin sticker on the dash from a trip to their tuning works back in the day.

An all original Hemi Superbird be good enough, but the interior also has all the luxuries available at the time which include:
C15 deluxe seat belts
C16 console
C62 6-way driver’s seat
C92 floor mat,
J41 pedal dress-up
N85 tachometer
P6XA premium black/charcoal interior
P31 power windows
R22 AM/8-track stereo
S81 wood-grain sport steering wheel
Most of these additions complete rarities at the time, including the power windows.


The original sales price back in the day was $4,776.15, so will be very interesting to see what this example, eventually sells for considering its unique qualities and originality. Stay tuned for the final price watch the Mecum live auctions, as this Bird is definitely one to watch.

Unrestored two-owner Hemi Superbird
Sold new at M&L Motor Co., Inc. in Lexington, North Carolina
Documented with a copy of the original broadcast sheet, the original window sticker, factory invoice which required two pages due to the options, the dealer copy of the shipping invoice, bill of sale signed by Stokes, pre-delivery checklist and a copy of the original title
Mostly original Tor Red paint with exception of nose cone
Original dual quad 426 Hemi engine
727 Torqueflite automatic transmission
A36 Performance Axle Package
Power steering
Power brakes with front discs
Original Black vinyl interior
Bucket seats and center console
Simulated woodgrain steering wheel
Power windows, tinted glass
Remote driver’s mirror
Hood hold-down pins
Rallye road wheels



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