1969 DODGE DAYTONA WING RACE CAR - 181649 Sold* at Scottsdale 2015 - Lot #1290 1969 DODGE DAYTONA WING RACE CAR https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/181649/181649_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #1290

1969 DODGE DAYTONA WING RACE CAR

Auction Scottsdale 2015
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 1290
Year 1969
Make DODGE
Model DAYTONA
Style WING RACE CAR
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN XX29L9B356535
Exterior Color WHITE
Interior Color BLACK
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 440
Transmission 3-SPEED AUTOMATIC
Description

Lot #1290 - This is the last of the three Daytonas that Big Willie and Tomiko of Street Racers, Inc., national and international, that is left. It is the Duke and Duchess Daytona. It was featured in Mopar Collectors Guide January 2003. Big Willie owned the car and it was titled in Street Racers, Inc. when Gary French bought the car from him in 2003. It has undergone a full concours rotisserie restoration back to the way Big Willie had the car in the early '70s. It is concours-restored underneath with all the factory type overspray and marks with R4 red, which was the factory color before Big Willie painted it off-white with all the lettering. It has its original matching numbers motor and transmission and rear axle, that have been rebuilt. All body numbers are matching on the car with the original Fender Tag, full documentation of the restoration from start to finish. Basically, the car looks like it did back in the '70s with the original stock numbers drivetrain in it. Big Willie and Tomiko were famous in California for starting Terminal Island Raceway and starting Street Racers, Inc. which had up to 80,000 members at one point.
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