1970 Dodge Coronet

1970 DODGE CORONET RESKINNED
The Coronet was completely reskinned in 1970, which included, on Super Bee models, a bold new face with twin-snorkel grilles, each side rimmed by it’s own chrome bumper. With the headlights peering out, it looks like someone looking through binoculars. It was a brave move, and some like it more than others. The body extended down the center between the twin grilles. It was all molded smoothly together, helping to streamline the somewhat boxy body.
1970 DODGE CORONET MODELS
The models and body styles were being constantly reshuffled. Where the base Coronet could come in standard form or Deluxe, the base car was dropped in ’69 so that the Deluxe now became the entry-level car in the lineup. Where before you could only get your Coronet 500 as a Hardtop or Convertible, by 1970, you could also order it as a 4-door Sedan and Wagon (with simulated woodgrain trim).

1970 Dodge Coronet R/T INTERIORS


1970 Dodge Coronet R/T ENGINES

440 MAGNUM, 375HP / 480 lb/ft


440 SIX-PACK, 390HP / 480 lb/ft


"RAMCHARGER" COLD AIR PACKAGE


1970 Dodge Coronet R/T SPECIFICATIONS

Model

Body style

Model # / Body style #

Price when new

Production

Wheelbase

Length

Width

Weight

ENGINE OPTIONS

Standard engine

Optional engine

PERFORMANCE

375hp 440 Magnum

390hp 440 Six-Pack

1970 Dodge Coronet R/T

2-door Hardtop

WS23 / 23

$3,569

2,319

117.0 in

210.0 in

76.7 in

3,573 lbs


440ci OHV V8 w/1X4bbl

440ci OHV V8 w/3X2 bbl


Zero-to-60mph: 6.5 sec

Zero-to-60mph: 6.6 sec

1970 Dodge Coronet R/T

2-door Convertible

WS27 / 27

$3,785

296

117.0 in

210.0 in

76.7 in

3,638 lbs


375 hp / 480 lb/ft

390 hp / 480 lb/ft


1/4-mile: 14.6 sec @ 97mph

1/4-mile: 13.65 sec @ 105 mph


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