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1968 Dodge Dart GT 68781 Miles Blue 2 Door Convertible 340 4 Speed Manual

1968 Dodge Other Pickups -- for sale in Local pick-up only

Condition: Used
Item location: Local pick-up only
Make: Dodge
Model: Other Pickups
SubModel: --
Type: 2 Door Convertible
Trim: --
Year: 1968
Mileage: 68,781
VIN: LP27F8B101664
Color: Blue
Engine size: 340
Power options: --
Fuel: Gasoline
Transmission: Manual
Drive type: --
Interior color: Black
Options: --
Vehicle Title: Clear
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Description for Dodge Other Pickups 1968

CRUISIN CLASSICS is very proud to introduce our newest arrival. This is a very spectacular 1968 Dodge Dart GT Convertible upgraded to GTS Specifications. Under the hood you will find a true star. The 340ci Chrysler small Block. Originally a clean Texas GT with a 318 and a column shifted automatic, this car was transformed with horsepower a stick shift and a bright B5 blue paint. The sheet metal on the car is all original including the floors and trunk and is in excellent condition fol...lowing a cosmetic restoration. Panel gaps and alignment are factory or better and the paint is glossy and bright with a deep shine to the base/clear system used. The builder was shooting for a great driver that could be shown and enjoyed at the same time. He Nailed It!!
The 340 was unique in Detroit as there weren't any low performance models in that displacement. Every 340 came with good heads and at least a 4bbl and a decent cam. It automatically said performance and this cars engine is no exception. It's original intake was an Edelbrock but due to technology getting better, it now has a Edelbrock Performer RPM Air Gap in place and a natural for the 340.
The chrome and other bright pieces were redone during the restoration, while much of the other trim was properly restored, including the beautiful grill and headlight surrounds, the GTS specific hood inserts and the tail panel. Some other honorable mentions include a new vinyl convertible top (professionally installed) and new chrome latches. The glass other than the windshield (replaced in 2007) is original and in outstanding condition with no damage.
The transmission is a 4-speed manual in place of the original Torque flight automatic and that's exactly what you want in a hot cruiser like this one. It's topped by a Hurst Shifter and it's placement is nothing short of perfect. Underneath, the bushings and other hardware were replaced and the steering linkage is new. The factory undercoating was touched up and ready to go for another 40 years. The deep rumble is courtesy of a TTI 2.25" true dual exhaust system with Dynomax mufflers. The 8.75" rear is stuffed full of fresh 3.73 gears for potent acceleration in this lightweight package. There's a Sure-Grip in the housing out back and a sway bar up front. Both items you will find in the majority of the GTS's.
The interior is all fresh with new vinyl, carpet and a wood grain steering wheel to compliment the shifter. The power steering is a plus that makes cruising effortless. Out back you will notice the original floors and the trunk painted in the same shiny blue as the exterior.
Documentation includes an original owners manual and several decades worth of maintenance receipts on the car dating back to the 70's, as well as a detailed ledger that details the date, mileage and type of every service that the car has had since that time of the previous. Receipts for most of the restoration, dated from 2007, are also included.
This is certainly a special car that everybody should appreciate as a car person. This quality is rarely seen in restorations and should be admired by all.
If you have any additional questions, please call one of our friendly sales staff. We will be glad to help in any way including a walk-around for a more detailed description, any questions on financing, or perhaps an interest in our Sell Your Car Brokerage Program. In business since 1996, we have sold cars all over the world and we insist on giving the best personal service in the industry.
The sale is subject to the following conditions and representations. This vehicle is being sold as is, where is with no warranty in connection therewith. The seller shall not be responsible for the correct description, authenticity, genuineness, or defects herein, and make no warranty in connection therewith. No allowances or set aside will be made on account of any incorrectness, imperfection, defect or damage. Any descriptions or representations are for identification purposes only and are not to be construed as a warranty of any type. It is the responsibility of the buyer to have thoroughly inspected the vehicle, and to have satisfied oneself as to the condition and value based upon that judgment solely. Seller assumes no responsibility for any repairs regardless of any oral statements about the vehicle.
Thank You from all of us at CRUISIN CLASSICS
Services that can be performed by our own
Known for it's FIRST CLASS service in performance upgrades that will complete your checklist of must haves to make your machine just the way you want it.
Here is a short list of our High Quality...High Performance services.
Power windows, heat/Vintage Air (Certified Dealer and Installer)
Engine rebuilding. Transmission upgrades and service
Rear differential service including gear installation***Brake service including
Disc Brake Conversions***Suspension rebuilding and upgrades
Total modernization of classic/muscle cars including adding
Power steering, power brakes, tilt columns, cruise control

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