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Cars > Challenges > “Sleeper” Vs “blurat72”

 

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New Bedford, Massachusetts
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1972 Dodge Charger

“Sleeper”

1972 Chevrolet Chevelle ss

“blurat72”

 
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About “Sleeper”

This car lives up to it's name: She looks tame on the outside, but when I put my foot in the worked Mopar small block, she just hunkers down and takes off! The engine was left appearing completely stock (until you take off the air cleaner housing with it's K&N low restriction drop-in replacement filter and see the Holley 750cfm 4-barrel, that is!). If you look closely, you'll see the headers that dump into a 3" true dual exhaust system with Dynomax mufflers for a mellow yet purposeful sound.

About “blurat72”

all original sheet metal (except the added ci hood) original floors,trunk and glass. solid rust free car with fresh dupont mulsanne blue paint. original blue interior except for the carpet

 

Specs for “Sleeper”

The engine started out as a mild-mannered 318, but it's been worked within an inch of it's life. Bored out .060 over, stroked 3/4", and the compression bumped up to 10.75:1, and featuring a mid-race cam. The heads have been completely gone through as well, being extrude honed and port-matched, with a three angle valve job. She has a 727 Torqueflite automatic with a shift kit and a 2,000 stall converter, all built to handle the power. It's all backed up by a Posi rear, of course.

Best times to date -
0-60: 4.8 seconds
1/4 mile:13.1@104mph

Specs for “blurat72”

big block 396 turbo 350 12 bolt with 411

 

Factory Options for “Sleeper”

Automatic Transmission, AM/FM Stereo, Air Conditioning

Factory Options for “blurat72”

tilt wheel, rear defroster, a/c

 

Mods for “Sleeper”

The engine and transmission have been gone through top to bottom, with a full dual exhaust system. Other than that, the factory stereo's been changed out for an AM/FM/Multi-Disc CD player.

Mods for “blurat72”

No modifications listed.

 

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