1966 Plymouth Belvedere Hemi Brochure--Nice!!
This is a beautiful original brochure for the 1966 Plymouth Belvedere Hemi. These brochures were given out by Plymouth dealers to prospective customers.
This brochure has a section on the Belvedere street Hemi, a section on Plymouth Hemi NASCAR and USAC achievements, and a section on Plymouth Hemi drag racing victories and records.
The first section of the brochure is about the Hemi you could buy from any Plymouth dealer--the 1966 Plymouth Belvedere street Hemi. This section has narrative, specs, and a picture of a Beledere Satellite Hardtop.
The next section is about the Hemi's achievements in stock car racing. Plymouth Belvedere Hemis won all four USAC titles in 1965. In addition, Richard Petty was quite successful with his Plymouth Belvedere Hemi during the 1965 NASCAR season.
The next section is about the Hemi's feats in drag racing. At the NHRA Winternationals, all 11 qualifiers for Top Stock Eliminator were Plymouths. And Plymouth took 9 class wins at the meet. Various famous drag racing cars are mentioned and/or shown, including the Melrose Missile, Richard Petty's Hemi-powered Barracuda, the Hurst "Hemi Under Glass" Barracuda, and Shirley Shahan's Drag-On-Lady.
The brochure is a nice one. It is very colorful and is printed on glossy... read more