Completely Modernized 1968 Dodge Coronet HEMI SRT8

The Swedes are world famous for their American muscle car enthusiasm. Therefore, today we have a classic 1968 Dodge Coronet, which is completely modified by Steven Jarudd, from Sweden. Moreover, it represents something in between a classic ’68 Coronet and a modern ’07 Charger SRT8.

1968 Dodge Coronet HEMI SRT8 back

As you can see, the classic ’68 B-body has been slightly modified, with a sunroof, bumpers has the same color as the body, front splitter, rear spoiler slightly raised above the decklid and a rear diffuser. Nevertheless, the interior it is completely reinstalled from a ’07 Charger SRT8.

1968 Dodge Coronet HEMI SRT8 interior

However, not just the interior, but also the complete Driveline it’s from the 2007 Dodge Charger SRT8. Therefore, under the hood there is a Chrysler 372 cubic-inch, 6.1-liter small-block HEMI V8 engine, factory rated at 425 horsepower and 420 ft.-lb. of torque. This engine is bolted to a W5A580 5-speed Tiptronic transmission with rear-wheel drive.

In addition, it is equipped with an Air Lift Performance height adjustable air ride suspension, Brembo, 6-piston calipers up front and 4-piston rear with vented rotors and all wheels. 22 inch American Racing Torq-Thrust wheels which are equipped with a Hankook tires.

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