Dodge Challenger Trans Am Race Car

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Dodge challenger trans am race car. First generation 1970 74 challenger. Powered by a. The series has in fact gone by a variety of different names through the years too many to list some linked to sponsors some not. The trans am series was created in 1966 by sports car club of america scca president john bishop.

From model years 1970 to 1974 the first generation dodge challenger pony car was built. In order to race in the sports car club of americas trans american sedan championship trans am dodge built a street version of its race car just like plymouth with its plymouth cuda aar which it called the dodge challenger ta trans am. Dan gurney was the lead driver. Decades later his trans am camaro z28 still does.

1969 chevrolet camaro trans am race car jack westlund dreamed of racing with giants. Originally known as the trans american sedan championship the name was changed to the trans american championship for 1967 and henceforth. The challenger continues the tradition started in 1970 with the launch of the dodge challenger the last entrant in the pony car ranks of. The first challenger was the divisions late entrant to the pony car market segment in the united states launched for the 1970 model year.

A 1970 only model was the dodge challenger ta trans am racing homologation car. Dodge challenger is the name of three different automobile models marketed by the dodge division of the chrysler corporation since the 1970s. If you want to make a performance and personal styling statement with your 2010 dodge challenger our huge selection of body kits ground effects is the place to start. The dodge challenger team had an identical car to the barracuda except the engine was built by keith black and the driver was sam posey who won his first trans am race in a shelby boss 302 at lime rock.

The dodge challenger is the name of three different generations of automobiles two of those being pony cars produced by american automobile manufacturer dodgehowever the first use of the challenger name by dodge was in 1959 for marketing a value version of the full sized coronet silver challenger.

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Tony Adamowicz 1970 Trans Am Dodge Challenger

Tony Adamowicz 1970 Trans Am Dodge Challenger

Dodge Challenger Trans Am Race Car 1970

Dodge Challenger Trans Am Race Car 1970

Trans Am America S Road Racing Series

Trans Am America S Road Racing Series

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