AutoHunter Spotlight: 1970 Plymouth Barracuda

Credit: Original article published by Classic Cars Journal.

Up for auction on AutoHunter, the online auction platform driven by, is a 1970 Plymouth Barracuda 2-door hardtop powered by a numbers-matching 340cid V8 and 4-speed manual transmission.

“The Barracuda model initially debuted in 1964 on the Chrysler A-body as a two-door hardtop fastback, but beginning in 1970 it transitioned to the E-body which was shared with the Dodge Challenger,” AutoHunter says in the ‘Cuda’s listing.

This 1970 model was repainted in Plum Crazy under prior ownership and features color-matched bumpers and side view mirrors, a replacement six-pack shaker hood, fog lamps, rear spoiler and black 340 decals.

The interior has been reupholstered black vinyl seats accented with a wood-rimmed steering wheels and wood-grain accents on the dash.

Under the hood, the 340cid V8 is equipped with a 3×2 carburetor, Mopar Performance valve covers and an MSD ignition system.

Hear this Barracuda run in the video below:

The ‘Cuda’s auction ends August 11 at 11:40 a.m. PDT.

Visit its AutoHunter listing for more information and gallery of photos.