1978 DODGE LIL RED EXPRESS PICKUP - 71930Sold* at Scottsdale 2009 - Lot #47 1978 DODGE LIL RED EXPRESS PICKUPhttps://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/71930/71930_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #47 - 1978 Dodge Adventurer 150 Lil' Red Express pickup truck. Recently cosmetically freshened with only about 53,700 actual kilometers, the odometer reads in kilometers. 360cid, 225hp V8. Top speed of 118.9mph. 0-100 in 19.9 seconds. 1/4 mile in 14.71 seconds at 93mph. Faster than the Porsche 928 at 15.31 seconds, faster than the Porsche 911/SC at 14.81 seconds and faster than the Ferrari 308/GTS at 15.08 seconds. Only 2,188 manufactured in 1978 plus 5,188 in 1979 for a total two year production run of 7,306. In 1978, the Dodge Lil' Red Express pickup truck was the quickest vehicle from 0-100 as test by Car and Driver Magazine. A copy of the November 1977 issue of Car and Driver Magazine is included to document test results. The 1979 model added a catalytic converter, thus, the 1978 model is more desirable.
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