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Plymouth Cuda 1970-1974

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1972 Plymouth Barracuda 340 1970 Plymouth Cuda
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Plymouth Cuda 340 (1970)
Country
USA
Top Speed (mph)
125
0-50 mph
5.5
0-60 mph
7.5
1/4 mile
15
BHP
275 @5000rpm
Torque lbft
340 @3200rpm
BHP per ton
174
MPG UK/US
17/14
Engine capacity CC/CU
5572/340
Engine type
V8 Carburettor
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
10.5:1
Valve Type/No
Overhead 16
Transmission (manual/auto)
Automatic
No of speeds
3
Wheels driven
RWD
Brakes F/R
Drum/Drum
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
186.7
Width (in)
74.9
Height (in)
50.9
Kerb Weight (lbs)
3475

Additional Info: 318cu, 360cu and 383cu (335hp) also available.

 

Cuda AAR

Plymouth AAR Cuda – Six Pack (1970)
Country
USA
Top Speed (mph)
137
0-60 mph
5.9
0-100 mph
14.4
1/4 mile
14.4
BHP
290 @5000rpm
Torque lbft
340 @3400rpm
BHP per ton
188
Engine capacity CC/CU
5563/340
Engine type
V8 Carburettor (3 x 2 barrel)
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
10.5:1
Valve Type/No
Overhead 16
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual
No of speeds
4
Wheels driven
RWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Drum
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
186.7
Width (in)
74.9
Height (in)
50.9
Kerb Weight (lbs)
3400

Additional Info: AAR = All American Racers. The AAR Cuda was produced to race in the SCAA road racing series.

 

1971 Plymouth Cuda 440 1971 Cuda 440
Cuda 440 Engine

Plymouth Cuda 440 Six Pack (1971)
Country
USA
Top Speed (mph)
N/A
0-60 mph
5.6
1/4 mile
14
BHP
390 @4700rpm
Torque lbft
490 @3200rpm
BHP per ton
244
Engine capacity CC/CU
7206/440
Engine type
V8 Carburettor (3 x 2 barrel)
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
10.5:1
Valve Type/No
Overhead 16
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual
No of speeds
4
Wheels driven
RWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Drum
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
186.7
Width (in)
74.9
Height (in)
50.9
Kerb Weight (lbs)
3520

Additional Info: 4 barrel 440 (375hp) also available.

 

Hemi Cuda 1970 Plymouth Hemi Cuda
1971 Hemi Cuda Hemi Cuda Engine

Plymouth Hemi Cuda 426 (1971)
Country
USA
Top Speed (mph)
120
0-60 mph
5.6
0-100 mph
13
1/4 mile
13.3
BHP
425 @5000rpm
Torque lbft
490 @4000rpm
BHP per ton
258
Engine capacity CC/CU
6981/426
Engine type
V8 Carburettor (2 x 4 barrel)
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
10.25:1
Valve Type/No
Overhead 16
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual
No of speeds
4
Wheels driven
RWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Drum
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
186.7
Width (in)
74.9
Height (in)
50.9
Kerb Weight (lbs)
3620

Additional Info: Conservatively rated at 425hp.