1967 PLYMOUTH GTX 440
TRANS AM RACER
1967 Plymouth GTX 440 – Trans Am Racer. A new build being comenced to create our third and faithfully built racer based SCCA Trans-America Sedan Championship Series of the early 1960’s.
The Plymouth GTX 440 (build VR#003) will be a one of a kind vehicle with a keen focus on vintage style, appearance and performance. VR#003 is the way they were built back in the day when two foot stops and power slides got you around Turn 9 at Riverside.
Built using refrences from a 1966 SCCA Rule Book, the vehicle features a blueprinted 625HP Mopar 440. Tremec 5 speed with period influenced bolt on speed equipment – Holley, Moser, Wilwood, TTI and Firestone. New top to bottom custom build, including all-steel body modifications, Viking coil over suspension/ geometry, minimalist interior, drive train, 8 point safety cage and overall styling using era correct modifications. Vintage inspired hand polished paint and era competition graphics. Brushed chrome, brightwork and patina remains where possible, to exude a 50 year old barn find.
The GTX 440 is designed to drive to local car shows, yet delivers performance to be taken to open track days - Willow Springs, Buttonwillow, Cal Speedway, Las Vegas & Chuckwalla. Built to legally compete in SVRA, HSR, VARA. Street legal and clear title.
VR#003 iwill be serial numbered using build plates and registered to new owner as an inaugural member of new vintage racer car club that will tour car shows and track days as gentlemen racers in the Southwest and California.
Experience 60’s style performance in an affordable, one of a kind vintage vehicle.
1967 PLYMOUTH GTX 440 - TRANS AM RACER CONCEPT