Sweet Fishcar: 1965 Plymouth Barracuda

The Plymouth Barracuda introduced the world to fastback shaped pony cars a full two weeks before Ford’s Mustang was released in April 1964, but even hardcore Mopar enthusiasts will agree that it is a good thing that the Mustang outsold the Barracuda by a landslide because otherwise we’d be left the strange term fishcar for sporty compact 2+2 fastback/coupes with long hood styling and rear-wheel-drive. Anyway, this pony car looks respectable for the price but it depends on the quality of that paint…if it is a cheap respray — pass; but if the paint is original or a quality job, this is a winner. Find this 1965 Plymouth Barracuda offered for $7000 in Albuquerque, NM via craigslist.  Tip from FuelTruck.

From the seller:

1965 Plymouth Barracuda

condition: good




cylinders: 6 cylinders

drive: rwd

fuel: gas

odometer: 175000

paint color: white




size: mid-size

title status: clean

transmission: manual

type: coupe




Price reduced. 1965 Plymouth Barracuda. Rebuilt front end, new tires, new shocks, new heater core, new brakes. Exterior is clean and all windows are in good shape. Slant six engine with manual four speed transmission. 

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