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Muscle Cars

  1. 1. My movie is about old fashion muscle cars By: Larry Hekkema
  2. 2. <ul><li>Muscle cars started being built in the late 1950’s through toady, and some were used in racing. </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>The first muscle cars was the Chevrolet Impala made in 1958. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>This is a 1959 Chrysler 300 and took over a year to build. </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>One of the most famous muscle cars was the Dodge Charger and was started being built in 1966. </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>The three cars I introduced are some of the world most famous muscle cars from the 1950’s to the 1960’s </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>This is the 1970 Chevy Camaro it was aslo one </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>1958 - 1961 </li></ul><ul><li>MODEL1958195919601961CHEVROLET IMPALA Introduced as top option on Bell Air line Became own model with new &quot;bat wing&quot; tail end. Design was toned down New SS option introduced with optional 409 cid V8 CHRYSLER 300 D: 392 Hemi engine upgraded: New 413 Wedge V8 replaces Hemi: New &quot;ram induction&quot; 413 Wedge V8G: Major exterior redesign DODGE DART --All new &quot;downsized&quot; full-size model with up to 361 ram induction power- FORD FAIRLANE New 332 & 352 engines replace 292 & 312 V8sCompletely new styling. Last year for Skyline Completely new styling on larger body Add new 390 V8 FORD GALAXIE -Introduced with Ford's first muscle car engine, the 352 cid Interceptor V8Larger restyle with new 352 cid Thunderbird V8Added new 390 cid V8 MERCURY COMET --All new model- PONTIAC CATALINA ---All new downsized styling with SD 389 as top engine </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>1962 - 1965 </li></ul><ul><li>MODEL1962196319641965BUICK GS ---All new model based on Buick Skylark with standard 401 V8 BUICK RIVIERA -All new model with 401 and 425 cid V8s and European stylingNew 2x4 carb engine optionAdded GS option CHEVROLET CHEVELLE --All new model with 327 V8 as top engine optionA few are built with 396 cid V8s CHEVROLET IMPALA 409 strengthened.409 strengthened.Impala SS becomes own model.Extensive redesign. 409 replaced by 396. CHEVROLET NOVA All new for 1962Add SS optionAdd first V8 (283 cid) engine.Add 327 V8 option CHRYSLER 300 H: Less exclusive as now shared mechanicals with &quot;non-letter&quot; 300 models.J: -K: New base 413 engineL: Last year of 300 &quot;Letter Cars&quot; DODGE DART New 413 Max Wedge engine optionAll new design on compact platform. Top engine is an I6.New 273 cid V8 optionAdd high output 273 FORD FAIRLANE Reborn as midsize car on new platform-Special Thunderbolt versions built- FORD MUSTANG ---All new pony car based on Ford Falcon with I6 and V8 power FORD GALAXIE Added new 406 cid V8 along with new stylingNew Sports Roof styling and new 425 cid engine (called 427)New restyleNew restyle with stacked headlights and two high performance 427 engines MERCURY COMET -Receives first V8 (260 cid)Redesigned and added 289 V8 OLDSMOBILE 4-4-2 --All new model based on Cutlass with 330 cid V8400 cid V8 replaces 330 cid as sole engine choice PLYMOUTH 'CUDA --All new pony car based on Plymouth Valiant with optional 273 V8Add Formula S option PONTIAC CATALINA Add optional Super Duty 421 engineNew redesign2+2 added as a new trim.389 engine dropped PONTIAC GRAND PRIX All new model based on CatalinaNew styling-New restyle, new automatic transmission PONTIAC GTO --All new based on Pontiac Tempest with available 389 V8Restyled </li></ul>
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