Muscle Cars, Like Tomatoes, Make Great Heirlooms

Imagine owing a rare, numbers-matching, high-spec, 440-six-pack 1970 Plymouth Barracuda. Then imagine you got it from your cousin when you were 17 years old, and it's now 34 years later? That's the situation with John Cross and his 'Cuda. » 6/08/12 4:30pm 6/08/12 4:30pm

For $10,000, you Cuda had a V8

Barracuda by Heart is a staple of classic rock stations across America. Pony cars are another staple of American culture, and today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe Plymouth Barracuda is one rare classic. Its price however may not get your rocks off. » 11/16/11 8:00am 11/16/11 8:00am

For $79,500, Shoulda', Woulda', ‘Cuda

Based on her high school basketball exploits, Alaska's former governor was given the nickname of Sarah Barracuda. Like Palin, today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe Plymouth Barracuda may master the rebound, but will its price keep it in the backcourt? » 10/25/10 8:00am 10/25/10 8:00am

Rags to Riches 1964 Plymouth Barracuda for $5,300!

Today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe candidate is named after a deep-water predator, but has a price that doesn't require deep pockets to buy. » 5/19/09 7:00am 5/19/09 7:00am

SEMA 2007: Much Ado About A 'Cuda That T'wasn't

We were wondering how long (or if) it would take for folks to notice the little two-door 'Cuda sitting behind the SR-392 yesterday. It didn't take too long for people to start rumoring, but before we even left the showroom floor, we'd already gotten our answer from the massively Mopar folks. Mostly because it was… » 10/30/07 9:15am 10/30/07 9:15am

Team Starfish Barracuda


From the Plymouth compact performance department comes this Barracuda - shown here putting the twist to the front torsion bars and rear leaf springs through the corkscrew at Laguna Seca Raceway. Mike Ritz and Team Starfish have logged over 5000 miles of race track since building the vintage race prepared 1966… » 5/04/07 11:30am 5/04/07 11:30am

Classic Ad Watch: 1970 Plymouth Rapid Transit System


From the something slightly less ballistic to wrap up the day department comes the very old news that Plymouth is out to win you over this year - with the 1970 lineup. Who says speed, luxury, and low price don't mix? Dig this. » 5/03/07 10:00pm 5/03/07 10:00pm

A 'Cuda for Chrysler? Foose Hints Yes

What's this, then? Apparently during an interview at the New York auto show, hot rod supernova Chip Foose hinted at a possible Chrysler 'Cuda to join the upcoming Dodge Challenger. Of course, without Plymouth, resurrecting the original "Hemi 'Cuda" would seem a hollow exercise. Maybe Chipper was talking about a new… » 4/26/07 9:21am 4/26/07 9:21am

We're Not In Love With Saturday's Children; We're In Love With the…

For Google's sake, that may well be the longest headline we've ever written. This blogging crap is ridiculously wordy work now and then. Regardless, here're a few shots of the Mopar/AMC contingent, who for reasons we do not know, didn't run in Saturday's Trans-Am session at the Monterey Historics. Which, frankly, was… » 8/23/06 9:30am 8/23/06 9:30am