1970 Dodge Coronet – Powerful Classic
Dodge started with production of this full-size vehicle long time ago – in 1949 – divided in eight different generations the production ended in 1976, with mid-size class from 1965 to 1976. The most popular of all is the fifth generation (1965 – 1970) because of the popular muscle car design in many different body styles.
There are five different body styles for this generation of Coronets – 2-door coupe, 2-door hardtop, 2-door convertible, 4-door sedan, 4-door station wagon, all of them made on B-body platform. These body styles are related on different other Mopar vehicles like – Plymouth Belvedere, Plymouth Savoy, Dodge Charger, Plymouth GTX, and the popular Plymouth RoadRunner.
Speaking about the engine, there are many different choices, but the most common and powerful engines that were instaled in this 1970 Dodge Coronet are: the 383 cubic inch or 6.3 liter Magnum V8 rated at 330 horsepower, 426 cubic inch or 7.0 liter HEMI V8 engine rated at 425 horsepower and the largest 440 cubic inch or 7.2 liter RB Magnum V8 engine radet at 390 horsepower.