Making A Statement With A Classic Red Muscle Car
Summer’s here so nothing can beat a drop-top in the blazing heat! Muscle Car of The Week takes a spin in a torquey 440 Magnum V8 powered 1970 Dodge Coronet R/T Convertible.
This car was built for traveling in straight lines rather than twisty roads, so it’s definitely a drag racer.
The video looks at the design and various styling elements that go into a Coronet R/T. Only 236 people ever ordered this particular model.
At 03:18, they look at the engine specs. It was ahead of it’s time in having a solid-state ignition module which only appeared in other manufacturers cars several years later. It also features remote controlled side mirrors. Watch here for an in-depth review of the car…