Plymouth Barracuda was first launched in 1964 manufactured by United State-based carmaker Plymouth better known as Chrysler Corporation. Plymouth got withdrawn from the markets in the year 2001 and then was relaunched under Chrysler Automobile with all its models rebranded and upgraded.
Barracuda is a two-door compact car, a classy car which got featured in old Hollywood movies with three generations of this valiant-based car were launched in the markets and were available up till 1974. After 42 long years, Chrysler decided to start Barracuda under the banner Dodge with an all-new look and powerful specifications.
Plymouth Barracuda Specs
Plymouth Barracuda is reincarnated and launched in the markets the two-door body styling is maintained, but now it has two door hatchback facility with its body made up of light weight but strong HSS (high-speed steel). The car has now got a more aggressive and fierce look with stylish air vents on its elongated flat bonnet, and its body is lowered a bit to achieve great aerodynamics.
Its front has a sporty look with a long well-shaped mesh grille and at the both edges athletic looking adaptive dual LED headlights, these things just make this car look excellent. The rear is a bit uplifted with back lamps and two air outlets positioned in a lower part of this vehicle.
Plymouth Barracuda has got well elegant interiors, with smart electronically adjustable bucket seats, power steering, and classy front. The seats are well padded with fine stitching airbags provided for safety. A multi-configurable control instrument panel provided to show information about the vehicle’s speed, fuel consumption and many more.
This vehicle has many features such as total cruise control, five inch LCD to provided the passenger with navigation, Bluetooth calling, tracking and entertainment. The cabin space is ample and has enough legroom, headroom that ensures a total comfortable ride for its passengers. There is also a sunroof available that allows natural light to get in and allow passengers a beautiful view of nature through it.
Engine and Performance
Plymouth Barracuda is a sports car hence it will have to deliver a strong performance on the road. Therefore, this vehicle will be available in three powerful engines of which the first one is a dainty 2.4-liter four inline cylinder Tigershark engine, and the latter two are 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 engine and 6.2-liter HEMI V8 engine that has fuel saving technology.
All these engines are fuel efficient in nature and have best fuel injection technology with different valve timing, this car has startling features like four-wheel-drive (FWD), eight-speed automatic and manual transmissions, and better handling in various surfaces and weather. This car delivers up to 600 hp and 480 lb.-ft. of torque and has a better fuel economy of 20/30 mpg on city/highway.
Plymouth Barracuda Price
Plymouth Barracuda has come back into the markets with its beast mode on and is estimated to be around $60,000 to $70,000, and its release date is yet unknown, but it will surely be a most awaited car in the whole automobile market.