Starting with a Super Clean FE-8 Green 1970 Challenger SE. from Rust-Free Arizona all it`s life. Originally a Dealer trade from Pennsylvania to Arizona. A Challenger SE trade for a Charger SE. A 318, 904 Trans, 8 1/4 open Rear Car that has NEVER had a panel cut into or replaced, and transforming it into a Complete Hemi R/T SE Challenger with all the Factory parts to make it so. The old days of “Living the Hype” are over Spending 40K plus to buy a numbers matching car, (75K and up for a Hemi car), then spending another 40 K and up in Restoration are over for me! 8 months in, I am now at the end of the Journey. Complete New Drivetrain (472/600hp. Hemi,727 Trans, Dana60w/Yukon Axles, Torque-Lock Posi and 3.54 Gears), in a Rust-Free Arizona Body, Fresh Paint, Interior and Black Vinal Top, This made one Hell of a nice Hemi R/T Challenger!
Now the details. The Engine is a 472 Mopar Performance short block The Heads are Mopar performance Stage-1 Aluminum. Intake is a Mopar Performance Street Hemi Dual Quad Aluminum Manifold with 2-600 cfm Edelbrock Performer Carbs. Ignition is a Mopar Performance Billet Distributor with the Orange Brain Box Electronic Ignition.Wires are 7 mm Mopar Resto Wires. A 26 Inch Aluminum Radiator and Electric Fan work along with a Clutched Mechanical Fan to keep things Cool. Exhaust Manifolds are Mopar Performance Cast Race style Factory Style Manifolds running through 2 1/2 inch aluminized Tube to FlowMaster Dyna Flow Series Mufflers and Factory Style Stainless Tips. Also an Era Correct Mopar Battery from Vintage Auto Battery.
The Transmission is a Fresh Built 727 Torque Flite with a 10 Inch Torque Convertor with a 2800 stahl speed, Hemi Flexplate and a Custom frame mounted Trans Cooler..
The Rear end is a Dana 60 with 35 Spline Yukon Axles and a Torque Lock Posi w/3.54 Gears. Much heavier Duty than a Sure Grip. Brakes are 11 inch Drums Rear, 10 Inch Fronts.
No expense was spared as this car got a New R/T Steel Hood, the Dash and Gauges were restored and Recalibrated by Just Dashes, New Seat Covers,Carpet, Woodgrain Tuff Wheel, SE Headliner is intact with the overhead console with seat belt and low fuel warning lights functioning as they should. Autometer Monster Tach, Brakes, and Hardware, Complete front End parts with Poly Graphite Bushings throughout,Race Craft Tubular Upper Control Arms, 1 inch diameter Torsion Bars, Polygraphite Trans mount, Hemi Leaf Springs, Stainless Steel Gas and Brake Lines,New Fuel Tank,Sender, Straps etc., All detail Painted before assembly.
New Ralley Rims and Trim Rings from Coker Tire, New Firestone Indy 500 Radials 225-60x15 front and 255-60x15 Rear.
The entire undercarriage was Factory undercoated so any old was scraped down and new undercoat applied, and then the entire undercarriage was POR-15 from the bottom edge of the firewall to the rear bumper to insure no future rust could start.
Paint is straight and show Quality, Vinal Top is Nicely done, and all glass is clear. Side windows and rear are Mopar Glass. Windshield is not, but is Brand New.
Breakdown of the Engine parts, it is as follows:
MOPAR PERFORMANCE STREET HEMI BLOCK
4.150 STROKE 4340 EAGLE CHROME MOLY FORGED CRANK SHAFT, MICRO POLISHED AND COMPUTER BALANCED
KEITH BLACK PISTONS
MOPAR PERFORMANCE STREET LEGEND ALUMINUM HEADS w/STAINLESS STEEL VALVES,DOUBLE VALVE SPRINGS IN. 2.25 EX. 1.94 WITH STAGE 1 PORTING, MP. ADJUSTABLE ROCKERS
EAGLE FORGED H-BEAM RODS W/ARP 2000 BOLTS
CHILDS AND ALBERT FILE FIT MOLLY RINGS
ALL CLEAVITE PERFORMACE BEARINGS
WIDE PAD ROCKERS
COMP CAMS CAMSHAFT 0.569 LIFT
COMP CAMS LIFTERS
DOUBLE ROLLER TIMING CHAIN
SMITH BROS 3/8 HARDENED PUSH RODS
MELLINGS OIL PUMP
HIGH CAPACITY OIL PAN WITH 1/2" PICK UP
BLACK WRINKLE VALVE COVERS
ALUMINUM WATER PUMP
STEEL OR FLUID STYLE VIBRATION DAMPER
MOPAR PERFORMACE 22X4 ALUMINUM INTAKE MANIFOLD
MOPAR ELECTRONIC DISTRIBUTOR W/COMPLETE CONVERSION KIT W/ORANGE BRAIN BOX
MOPAR PERFORMANCE PLUG WIRES (BLACK MOPAR RESTORATION WIRES)
EDELBROCK 600 CFM CARBURATORS
CHROME TIMING CHAIN COVER
YEAR ONE PRODUCTION FACTORY RACE STYLE EXHAUST MANIFOLDS
HIGH TORQUE MINI STARTER
Over 70 Grand Invested,Cash Offers or Will trade For a 2009-2010 Dodge Challenger SRT, Must be a 6 speed Manual,Trac Pac, NO SUNROOF, and under 3,000 miles
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