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All added up, there were 12 440 six barrel Cuda convertibles built with an automatic transmission, and just 17 came with the heavy duty 4-speed manual gearbox like our example here. It’s not quite as rare as the Hemi cars, but any time you have an extremely low production car that has awesome power, stunning good looks, and a folding top, you’ve got a winner.
Some say one way to characterize a high performance engine is to compare the ratio of it’s output in horsepower versus the volume of its displacement in cubic inches. Anything over 1 horsepower per cube and you’ve got yourself a high-perf machine. Our ‘67 Corvette Roadster sure looks the part, but how does it measure up? Check this one out from The Brothers Collection.
The versatile GM “A” body platform allowed Buick to build a wide variety of cars that shared the same basic backbone and DNA, ranging from meek 6-cylinder 4-doors and post-coupes up through fully loaded luxury station wagons and convertibles. This 1971 Buick GS 455 Stage 1 convertible is the recipient of some of the best Buick had to offer in ‘71, featuring the highest levels of power, style, and comfort all wrapped up in one sinister triple-black convertible.
The letter X has always been kind of mystical… X marks the spot, X stands for experimental, X represents an unknown or even secret stuff like X factors or X files. Today, we’re checking out a 1 of 10 built 1967 Plymouth Belvedere GTX convertible from The Brothers Collection, powered by a 426 Hemi V8!