1965 Dodge Coronet

"A990 Clone"

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Year
1965
Make
Dodge
Model
Coronet
Stock
BW2108
Vin
4157128002
Odometer Reading
39,000
Engine Size
426cid V8
Transmission Type
Automatic
Body Color
Red
Interior Color
Gray
Location
Metro Detroit

GR Auto Gallery is pleased to present this 1965 Dodge A990 clone for consideration. Powering this beast of a Mopar is a 426CI Hemi bored and stroked to a 477CI V8 mated to a 727 automatic transmission with a manual valve body. The rear end of this Coronet is all business with 8 3/4 rear end with 410 gears and Moser axles. This Dodge comes in a bright Viper Red paint job complemented by a clean A990 gray interior. So if you are in the market for a clean Mopar that drives as good as it looks this Coronet is the ride for you! Please call or email us today for more information.

The Coronet reappeared for the 1965 model year as the intermediate sized B-body using a 117-inch wheelbase, continuing what had been the Dodge Polara, which was once again full-size. For 1965, Dodge sold slightly over 209,000 units, making the Coronet the most popular model sold by Dodge that year. Trim levels initially were base Coronet including a Deluxe version, Coronet 440, and Coronet 500.
The base Coronet and Deluxe were available as two-door sedans, four-door sedans, and station wagons. For 1965 only, Dodge also sold 101 units of a modified wheelbase version of the base Coronet two-door sedans and 440 hardtops specifically for NHRA drag racing. The model known as A990 came with a racing version of the 426 cu in (7.0 L) Hemi engine. The car A990 was stripped of all features and included lightweight base bucket seats from Dodge's A100 truck/van line of vehicles. These altered wheelbase vehicles eventually became popularly known as "funny cars" due to their unique wheel spacing. The front and rear axles were moved forward significantly from the stock location, putting the front wheels directly behind the front fender, and the rear wheels almost under where the rear seat would normally go; this alteration transferred weight to the rear tires, increasing traction on launch. From the popular term "funny cars" was born an entire genre of racing vehicles, which exists to this day (albeit in the much-transformed form). Front seat belts and padded dash were standard.

To see over 80 photos of this car, including under carriage please visit our website www.grautogallery.com

This vehicle is located at our Metro Detroit facility.

Gr Auto Gallery, LLC and our sister company, Wheelz Sales and Leasing Inc. makes every effort to represent each vehicle accurately and with integrity. We also welcome third party inspections when necessary. Although we try to do our very best to be accurate in our description writing we are human and do make mistakes. Unless otherwise noted, All vehicles are sold AS IS, No Warranty Expressed or Implied. All sales final.

Basic

Year
1965
Make
Dodge
Model
Coronet
Hobby Segment
Odometer Reading
39,000
Drivetrain

Body

Body Style
Doors
Body Color
Red
Stripes
No

Interior

Interior Color
Gray
Center Console
No

Engine

Engine Type
Engine Size
426cid V8
Transmission Type
Automatic

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