I’ve been annoyed for some time now by the fact that the average ’60/70’s Mopar alternator stops charging when engine rpm’s drop below 650rpm orso. Since the engine in the ’73 Dart runs on LPG, [more … ]
Lately I was finally ‘mentally’ ready to start with the transmission-swap in my ’73 Dart. I went from a 904 to an A518 transmission. The A518 is a ‘bigblock’-transmission with a smallblock bellhousing and overdrive. [more … ]
The Dart came without a swaybar at the time I bought it, and it had a nasty tendency to suddenly oversteer while cornering. Especially on wet roads, the car would just ‘dive-in’ and the rear [more … ]
I’ve recently started making a beefier, 8-3/4″ replacement rearaxle for my ’73 Dodge Dart. The car’s current rearaxle is a flimsy 7-1/4″ version, with huge backlash on the gears, worn out drums AND only a [more … ]
Daily driver since 2011 Click here to view all the recent updates on the ’73 Dart Engine Specs: – 360ci engine – 11.3:1 compression ratio. (was: 318ci stock (mid ’80s roller engine)) – LPG Propane [more … ]
Here’s a photo of the ’73 Dart with the vinyltop mounted and the car pretty much ready for daily duty.