And this aggressive blackout continues as it draws attention to the ram air hood. Plus, when the black folding roof is in place, you have a total package that is so well-coordinated, it almost has a two-tone appearance. This is also quite a rare piece of muscle car history as only 1,304 442 convertibles were produced in 1971 – its final year as a separate model.
That’s why it’s an impressive time machine that looks like this car just left the Lansing factory. Those great hood scoops feed the massive vacuum operated ram air intake, and below that is a the correct four-barrel carburetor. And this feeds the dual exhaust (yup.