Lot #1053 - A very unique opportunity to buy a real deal HEMI GTX with a burgundy metallic color package that is extremely rare and original to the car. Galen Govier inspected and decoded in 1996 with engine, transmission and other components correct and matching. One of 410 HEMI GTX hardtops in 1968. This car was the January 2001 MOPAR Collectors magazine cover car with full article titled "Burgundy Behemoth" describing the car's history and restoration. The body has been repainted once, but never been apart. The engine bay, interior and trunk have been restored. Features include factory original 426/425hp, two 4 barrel engine, 3-speed TorqueFlite transmission with console shifter, 8.75" rear with 3.23 gears and Sure-Grip differential, original interior, AM/FM with 8-track, rare original front bumper guards, red line tires and new exhaust system. Purchase includes original Govier inspection documentation, original Broadcast Sheet, owner's manual, service manual and box of replaced original parts. A reliable and very popular drive and show car that looks, drives and sounds great. From the Tim Whited collection.
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