Plymouth Road Runner 1971-1975


June 12, 2013 By Mike Lee
Last updated on July 31, 2015
Plymouth Road Runner 440 (1972)
Country
USA
Top Speed (mph)
N/A
0-60 mph
7.5 (estimate)
1/4 mile
Mid 15’s (estimate)
BHP
280 @4800rpm
Torque lbft
375 @3200rpm
Engine capacity CC/CU
7206/440
Engine type
V8 Carburettor
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
8.2:1
Valve Type/No
Overhead 16
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual
No of speeds
4
Wheels driven
RWD
Brakes F/R
Drum/Drum
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
203
Width (in)
79.1
Height (in)
52.9
Additional Info: In 1971 the 440 was rated at 370bhp, the 440 Six Pack was rated at 385bhp and this was the last year for the 426 Hemi. New to 1972 was a 240bhp 340 and a 255bhp 400, the 440 Six pack now only had 330bhp. 1973-74 same as 1972 with the addition of a 170bhp 318. Note: the first 3 pic’s above are 73/74 cars, earlier ones had bumpers and lights like the one in the video below (But Chrome).

1974 Road Runner Plymouth Road Runner
Plymouth Road Runner Plymouth RoadRunner