Mike Hess
65 Barracuda F/S

Chrysler Plymouth


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What it looked like before (ABOVE), and what it looks like now (BELOW)

This Barracuda is 1 of 10,062 with a 273 c.i. 4bbl manufactured.  The Number with Formula 'S' option unknown.

Commando 273 c.i.  small block rated @ 235 h.p., 4bbl carburetor with unsilenced air cleaner, single plane intake manifold, 10.5 to 1 compression ratio, high-overlap cam, solid lifters, dual point distributor.

Other features:

4-speed transmission with factory Hurst shifter, the Formula 'S' option included Commando 273, Rallye suspension package, special Goodyear Blue Streak tires and tachometer.



* Shriners Concours d’Elegance - 2nd in Class, and "Most Authentic"


* Picnic in the Park Mopar show - 1st in Class
* Silverado Concours d’Elegance - 1st in Class
*  Niello Concours at Serrano - 1st in Class
*  Labor Day Classic - 2nd in Class
Sacramento Autorama

February 2005

Class Runner-Up Trophy

February 2005

February 6, 2005




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