This Rare, Gold Metallic '68 Dodge HEMI Coronet Super Bee Is Heading to Barrett Jackson Auction - gallery

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  • This Rare, Gold Metallic '68 Dodge HEMI Coronet Super Bee Is Heading to Barrett Jackson Auction - gallery
  • This Rare, Gold Metallic '68 Dodge HEMI Coronet Super Bee Is Heading to Barrett Jackson Auction - gallery
  • This Rare, Gold Metallic '68 Dodge HEMI Coronet Super Bee Is Heading to Barrett Jackson Auction - gallery
    Craig Jackson from Barrett Jackon takes us on a quick tour of a fully restored 1968 Dodge HEMI Coronet Super Bee. It is one of 93 examples to feature a Torque Flite Automatic transmission
  • This Rare, Gold Metallic '68 Dodge HEMI Coronet Super Bee Is Heading to Barrett Jackson Auction - gallery
    So how exactly did the Super Bee come about?
  • This Rare, Gold Metallic '68 Dodge HEMI Coronet Super Bee Is Heading to Barrett Jackson Auction - gallery
    Well, it was Dodge's answer to the competition in the late '60s to the then-popular Plymouth Road Runner
  • This Rare, Gold Metallic '68 Dodge HEMI Coronet Super Bee Is Heading to Barrett Jackson Auction - gallery
    As the Charger failed to entice the public, the designers at Chrysler needed something formidable to take on the competition
  • This Rare, Gold Metallic '68 Dodge HEMI Coronet Super Bee Is Heading to Barrett Jackson Auction - gallery
    The Super Bee was a stripped-down racer with a pronounced hood and two exhausts
  • This Rare, Gold Metallic '68 Dodge HEMI Coronet Super Bee Is Heading to Barrett Jackson Auction - gallery
    It also featured decals, stripes and the Super Bee insignia
  • This Rare, Gold Metallic '68 Dodge HEMI Coronet Super Bee Is Heading to Barrett Jackson Auction - gallery
    It was the car for the serious driver
  • This Rare, Gold Metallic '68 Dodge HEMI Coronet Super Bee Is Heading to Barrett Jackson Auction - gallery
    This particular example seen here is finished in this beautiful shade of JJ1 Medium Gold-metallic paint
  • This Rare, Gold Metallic '68 Dodge HEMI Coronet Super Bee Is Heading to Barrett Jackson Auction - gallery
    As stated earlier, this car is just one of only 93 HEMI automatics built
  • This Rare, Gold Metallic '68 Dodge HEMI Coronet Super Bee Is Heading to Barrett Jackson Auction - gallery
    It also features an original interior, with black vinyl seats. The carpets and headliner are new
  • This Rare, Gold Metallic '68 Dodge HEMI Coronet Super Bee Is Heading to Barrett Jackson Auction - gallery
    The car was purchased new from Palmer Dodge in Indianapolis and at the time, this Super Bee was used as a drag racer
  • This Rare, Gold Metallic '68 Dodge HEMI Coronet Super Bee Is Heading to Barrett Jackson Auction - gallery
    Under the hood lies a 426ci HEMI V-8 engine that is mated to a Torque Flite A727 HP 3-speed automatic transmission
  • This Rare, Gold Metallic '68 Dodge HEMI Coronet Super Bee Is Heading to Barrett Jackson Auction - gallery
    The engine features two Carter four-barrel carburetors
  • This Rare, Gold Metallic '68 Dodge HEMI Coronet Super Bee Is Heading to Barrett Jackson Auction - gallery
    This Super-Bee comes with the original dealer Window Sticker, the owner’s manual, build receipts, factory OEM manufacturing Broadcast Sheet, and restoration images
  • This Rare, Gold Metallic '68 Dodge HEMI Coronet Super Bee Is Heading to Barrett Jackson Auction - gallery
    It is set to go under the hammer at Barrett Jackson's inaugural auction in Houston, Texas between (16-18) September. Swipe Up to Read More.
  • This Rare, Gold Metallic '68 Dodge HEMI Coronet Super Bee Is Heading to Barrett Jackson Auction - gallery
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