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Machines come and go, usually becoming the victims of human progress.. Murray Markwell of Southern Customs, in Pakenham Melbourne loves his American Muscle Cars, he also loves having a beer and having a chat. Murray is a walking talking encyclopedia of information about cars and car culture. Bandit Films were happy to go along for the ride and film this old NASCAR behemoth, a true testament to speed, power and money... Director: Aaron Cuthbert Director of Photography/ Editing/Colour Grade: Daniel De Silva Producer/ Photography: Tom Broadhurst Music: Title: The Outside Man theme music Composer: Michel Legrand About the Superbird: Developed specifically for NASCAR racing, the Superbird, a modified Road Runner/Belvedere, was Plymouth's follow-on design to the Charger Daytona fielded by sister company Dodge in the previous season. The Charger 500 version that began the 1969 season was the first American car to be designed aerodynamically using a wind tunnel and computer analysis, and later was modified into the Daytona version with nose and tail. The Superbird's smoothed-out body and nosecone were further refined from that of the Daytona, and the street version's retractable headlights added nineteen inches to the Road Runner's original length. The rear spoiler, or "wing", was mounted on tall vertical struts that put it into less disturbed air thus increasing the efficiency of the downdraft that it placed upon the car's rear axle. In street versions, it was designed to provide clearance for the trunklid to open freely. The rear-facing fender scoops were incorporated in an effort to ventilate trapped air from the wheel wells in order to facilitate brake cooling. A Mopar Orange Plymouth Superbird. In response, NASCAR's homologation requirement demanded that vehicles to be raced must be available to the general public and sold through dealerships in specific minimum numbers. For 1970, NASCAR raised the production requirement from 500 examples to one for every two manufacturer's dealers in the United States; in the case of Plymouth, that meant having to build 1,920 Superbirds. Due to increasing emissions regulations, combined with insurance hikes for high performance cars, 1970 was its only production year. "Superbird" decals were placed on the outside edges of the spoiler vertical struts featuring a picture of the Road Runner cartoon character holding a racing helmet. A smaller version of the decal appears on the driver side headlight door. Superbirds had three engine options: the 426 Hemi V8 engine, the 440 Super Commando with a single 4-barrel carburetor, or the 440 Super Commando Six Barrel with three two-barrel carburetors. Only 135 models were fitted with the 426 Hemi. As the 440 was less expensive to produce, the "Street" version of the 426 Hemi engine used in competition was homologated by producing the minimum number required. On the street, the nose cone and wing were very distinctive, but the aerodynamic improvements hardly made a difference there or on the drag strip. In fact, the 1970 Road Runner was actually quicker in the quarter mile and standard acceleration tests due to the increased weight of the Superbird's nose and wing. Only at speeds in excess of 90 mph (140 km/h) did the modifications show any benefit.


 


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Rancho Deluxe
"The year is 1947, an ex-serviceman returns home to Southern California. His old '32 Ford Roadster is removed from the shed, and the guts of a wrecked '39 Mercury sedan are transplanted in, giving more power, braking and top speed, essential for the dry lakes racing career he will embark on. He outfits the motor with products from the growing speed equipment industries catalogues, and races his car against fellow car club members and the clock. The car also serves as daily transport for him in the mild So Cal climate, the loud twin Exhausts upsetting the locals still not used to the returned soldiers need for peacetime thrills. The era immediately following WW2 in Southern California was the time frame and inspiration for me to build an accurate recreation of a stripped down, dry lakes racing, late forties street roadster. Something of a time machine, so that a drive down the street or across the state could become a journey back sixty years. Rancho Deluxe is my full time business, building traditional hotrod classics and components, and assembling period correct cars. The Rancho Deluxe roadster is my expression of a true Hot-Rod, a time machine back to when innovation was hand built, and the true test of man and machine was flat out across the Lakes" -Ben Thomas Owner of Rancho Deluxe Melbourne/ Australia ranchodeluxe.com.au/​ The above article taken from: Fuel Magazine Australia Issue No.4 fuelmagazine.bigcartel.com/​product/​fuel-magazine-issue-04 fuelzine.com Check out another article on Ben Thomas: mrblanc.com/​ben-thomas-at-rancho-deluxe/​ Director: Tom Broadhurst Director of Photography: Daniel De Silva Assistant Camera Operators Aaron Cuthbert Tom Broadhurst Editor/Color Grading Daniel De Silva Still Photographs Tom Broadhurst Music "Take the A Train by Bass, Bone, Blue" Gemma Boyd gemmaboyd.com soundcloud.com/​gemma-boyd Check us out at: banditfilms.blogspot.com/





Fuel Magazine Launch @ Rancho Deluxe
Launch of Fuel Magazine Australia's Issue No.7 " The Custom Issue" at Rancho Deluxe in Collingwood, Melbourne Australia





The Ford Falcon Squire
The Squire is a short film about a dude and his car. Kyle is a guy who loves vintage cars of the early 1960's His 1963 Ford Falcon Squire took years to rebuild and restore to its original glory and now its the family car. He hopes to give The Squire to his son when he's old enough to drive it. Music Ride On: by Nick Jaguar nickjaguar.com/​ Director: Tom Broadhurst Camera: Daniel DaSilva





Build of 800hp 1969 daytona Part 1
photos of my build. All work on car done by myself. Make sure you watch part 2!!!!!





71 Dodge Daytona
Gary & Pam Beineke built their 1971(G-Series) wingcars based upon results from a secret wind tunnel test report Chrysler had conducted in early 1970 on the new 71 Dodge and Plymouth B-bodies. No full scale cars were ever built...until now. After building a car they tested the full scale version in the A2 Wind Tunnel. This video shows the smoke testing from that day.





Plymouth Roadrunner Superbird dragster MASSIVE BURNOUT @ Dragracing Drachten 2011 [720p HD]
Plymouth Roadrunner Superbird dragster MASSIVE BURNOUT @ Dragracing Drachten 2011 [720p HD] Car: 1970 Roadrunner Superbird fiberglass body home made, chromoly chassis build by Chassis Engineering 6.0 cert. Driver: Marck Harteveld Raceclass: Super Pro ET Engine: 636 Indy Legend HEMI Aluminium water block, Ross racing pistons, Grp rods. 16:1 compression Indy Hemi Heads, Titanium valves,Raised roller cam, Indy high rise intake dual 1125 King Demon carbs, Msd Ignition, Dry sump Oil system, Vp Racing fuel C23. Tramsmission: Trans 727 aut. Cope Racing trans. Trans brake, Cheeta air shifter, Special made converter by PTC Rearaxle: Rear end Custom made by Chassis Engineering, Strange center section 456 gears, Strange axels, Strange brakes and shocks. Suspension: Strange front suspension. Brakes: Willwood Brakes. Wheels: MT wheels and tires. Weight: 1250kg Race ready Best ET: 1/4 mile 8.09 - 269 km. http://www.voodoohemiracing.nl/





American Muscle Car - S02E07 - Dodge Daytona & Plymouth Superbird
http://www.facebook.com/pages/199919191991991/117872974990642 The American Musclecar series relives that incredible time when Detroit produced the most outrageous cars ever to hit the street. From the car that started it all, the 1964 Pontiac GTO, experience the glory days of power and speed through the stories of those who lived and breathed it then. This 2-disc set features twelve half-hour episodes devoted to each extraordinary muscle car from that magical era. Disc 1 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am 1959-1963 Pontiac 421 Super Duty Ford Fairlane GT & Torino Talladega 427 Cobra 1963-1967 Chevrolet Corvette Camaro Z/28 Disc 2 Dodge Daytona and Plymouth Superbird The Mopar Super Stockers American Motors AMX Dodge Challenger TA and Plymouth AAR 'Cuda Buick Regal GNX 1955-1957 Chevrolet Bel Air





Plymouth Roadrunner
Richard Petty Plymouth Roadrunner at the 2010 Mopar Nationals.





1970 Richard Petty flip @ Darlington
Richard Petty suffers one of the worst accidents in his NASCAR career during the 1970 Rebel 400 at Darlington. He suffered a dislocated shoulder in the accident.





1970 Plymouth Superbird- 1/2 scale
The sweetest, most awesome, one of a kind little car you have ever seen!!! Handmade from scratch, all fiberglass body sitting on a go cart chasis, with a new 8HP Briggs and Stratton motor. It's about half the size of a regular car. Many details to make it look just like the real thing. The car is 9ft long and you enter through the door. Has been brought to 3 car shows, and man does it turn heads and get a lot of "WOWs." To to be featured in an upcoming issue of Mopar Collectible magazine





Great Sounding V8 Plymouth Superbird "Petty Replica"
Whilst filming the Exhaust pipe, the owner revved the engine, it was unbelievably loud, ears were ringing afterwards :)





1970 Plymouth HEMI 'Cuda / American Musclecar Legend
This is an original 1970 Plymouth Hemi 'Cuda with the 4-speed manual transmission. Less than 400 of these legendary Hemi Cudas with the 4-speed manual transmission were built in 1970. True American Musclecar





dodge daytona plymouth superbird
http://smallenginepower.blogspot.com/ 1969 dodge daytona 1970 plymouth superbird





1969 Dodge Charger Daytona Wipeout
Step back in time a quarter of a century to the 1982 Chrysler Car Club Convention held at the Chrysler Proving Grounds in Chelsea, Michigan. Check out a F6 Spring Green 1969 Dodge Charger Daytona as it loses control on one of the smaller banked curves at the Proving Grounds. There was a happy ending though as the car merely spun out down on to the lower apron of the banking.





1964 Plymouth Belvedere rockin test drive, for sale, http://www.autoappraise.com 800-301-3886
Certified auto appraiser Jason Phillips completed a 3 hour long inspection and auto appraisal which includes over 300 photos, jacked up, magnet test, test drive and full written description report. http://www.autoappraise.com. $42,500.00.This video plus another test drive video haulin buns down the road! Order the full report and photos....it's free. email cars@autoappraise.com and request the password. Need a car inspected? Call us, we have over 300 competent inspectors on the ground across the USA...800-301-3886





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