anybody ever heard of A925 DOHC 426 HEMI?

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  1. Steve 225

    Steve 225 Well-Known Member

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    Learned something new,I had never heard of a DOHC hemi, I bought a model car, a 70 pro street coronet, and the engine is a DOHC hemi, I figured it was just a pretend motor somebody made up, but I guess it actually existed
    In real life it was just a prototype, and never ran under its own power, it sounds like it was just made to scare Ford and the SOHC 427, but when NASCAR said the SOHC 427 wasn't allowed, the DOHC hemi was scrapped
    But wow 4 camshaft and 4 valves per cylinder....in 1964!! seems like ma mopar always had a few tricks up their sleeves, and was often ahead of their time
     
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      Nascar mid 60s
       
    • MoparMike1974

      MoparMike1974 FABO Gold Member FABO Gold Member

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      I think there was an article in mopar muscle years ago on this engine.
       
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      Jadaharabi FABO Gold Member FABO Gold Member

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    • pishta

      pishta I know I'm right....

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      Many prototype back in the crazy 60's. IIRC it was a well done bluff, but had engineering potential.
       
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        67charger383 Well-Known Member

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        UTG is the man. I've been subbed since his first 67 charger video was posted
         
      • rbkt65

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        that engine was on display at ich swap meet this past march. awesome part of history.
         
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        • famous bob

          famous bob mopar misfit

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          I remember the articles on it ..

          Couldnt watch all the video , hate listening to that guy !
           
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