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RACY ROAD RUNNER – The Plymouth Beep Beep X-1 concept car, 1964
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A sure show stopper, the topless Road Runner concept car for 1969 was called Duster I, and came fitted with a 426-cubic inch Hemi-head engine that produced a whopping 425 horsepower. A built-in roll bar adjusted to match high-speed racing, and spoilers located in the rear quarter panels opened to prevent side-to-side yaw when slipstreaming. Smaller front rock shield spoilers helped to reduce frontal lift. Built on a shortened Road Runner platform, the wheelbase was reduced 16-inches to an even 100 inches, and the car rolled on large H60 x 15-inch tires.
  
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RACY ROAD RUNNER – The Plymouth Beep Beep X-1 a high performance concept of the popular Road Runner muscle car – is being shown in the Plymouth exhibit at auto shows. The Beep Beep X-1 is a two passenger model with a 426 hemi engine under the hood. The one-of-a-kind car is built on the 100-inch wheelbase instead of the 116 inch wheelbase of the standard Road Runner
  
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*[http://www.chicagoautoshow.com ChicagoAutoShow]
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*Chrysler-Plymouth Public Relations
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*MOTOR TREND july 1969 vol 21 no 7
  
 
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Latest revision as of 06:11, 28 November 2016



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RACY ROAD RUNNER – The Plymouth Beep Beep X-1 concept car, 1964 A sure show stopper, the topless Road Runner concept car for 1969 was called Duster I, and came fitted with a 426-cubic inch Hemi-head engine that produced a whopping 425 horsepower. A built-in roll bar adjusted to match high-speed racing, and spoilers located in the rear quarter panels opened to prevent side-to-side yaw when slipstreaming. Smaller front rock shield spoilers helped to reduce frontal lift. Built on a shortened Road Runner platform, the wheelbase was reduced 16-inches to an even 100 inches, and the car rolled on large H60 x 15-inch tires.


RACY ROAD RUNNER – The Plymouth Beep Beep X-1 a high performance concept of the popular Road Runner muscle car – is being shown in the Plymouth exhibit at auto shows. The Beep Beep X-1 is a two passenger model with a 426 hemi engine under the hood. The one-of-a-kind car is built on the 100-inch wheelbase instead of the 116 inch wheelbase of the standard Road Runner



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  • Chrysler-Plymouth Public Relations
  • MOTOR TREND july 1969 vol 21 no 7

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