1968 PLYMOUTH HEMI GTX 2 DOOR HARDTOP - 137826 Sold* at Scottsdale 2013 - Lot #1053 1968 PLYMOUTH HEMI GTX 2 DOOR HARDTOP https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/137826/137826_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #1053

1968 PLYMOUTH HEMI GTX 2 DOOR HARDTOP

Auction Scottsdale 2013
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 1053
Year 1968
Make PLYMOUTH
Model HEMI GTX
Style 2 DOOR HARDTOP
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN RS23J8A217177
Exterior Color BURGUNDY METALLIC
Interior Color BURGUNDY
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 426
Transmission AUTOMATIC
Description

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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