Slant Six Survivor: 1972 Plymouth Duster

The Chrysler A-Body cars, the Dodge Dart and Plymouth Valiant, were one of the staples of sensible American motoring in the Sixties and Seventies. The Plymouth Duster came along in 1970 as a coupe version of the Valiant, intended… more»

Fast Finds

Twister Option: 1972 Plymouth Duster

If you liked the looks of the Duster 340 but didn’t necessarily want its horsepower or torque, you could choose the Twister package instead. It gave you the stripes, black-matte hood and Rallye wheels, but with a Slant-Six or… more»

Garage Find: 1972 Plymouth Duster

Plymouth Valiant sales were on the decline in the late 1960s, but not because they weren’t practical cars. It was because they weren’t terribly exciting. 2 and 4-door boxy sedans weren’t attracting younger buyers to the Valiant, while Ford… more»

V8 Survivor: 1973 Plymouth Duster

Some badges are renowned for their longevity, while others shine briefly before disappearing forever. The Plymouth Duster fits into the latter category, only remaining on the market from 1970 through until 1976. Today, good examples command respect in the… more»

Package Deal Hot Rods: 2 X 1971 Plymouth Dusters

UPDATE 12/6/20: The seller has lowed his asking price to $12,000 and reduced the ad to just one car, the Gold Duster. The Plymouth Duster was a popular fastback variant on the Valiant when it was introduced in 1970…. more»

Mopar Collection: Road Runners, Challengers, Darts And More!

Collectors often migrate to certain brands of vintage automobiles. For example, Ford Mustang people tend to go for specific years of like Mustangs, i.e. 1965-66, 1967-68, 1969-70, etc. This seller likes Chrysler cars, mostly Dodge Darts and Plymouth Valiants,… more»

Donated 1973 Plymouth Duster Project

In the late 1960s, Plymouth decided they needed to add some spice to the styling of their somewhat stodgy Valiant so it would appeal to a younger audience. As a result, the Duster was born for 1970 and it… more»

Rust Free Survivor: 1973 Plymouth Duster

Ikey Heyman sent us this Craigslist ad for a 1973 Plymouth Duster that looks to be a survivor. The Duster is located in Reno, Nevada, and does not appear to have any major rust issues. The engine is said… more»

Scrap Yard Find: 1974 Plymouth Duster

The Plymouth Valiant was a solid, reliable car. But in sedan form, it was kind of boring. In an attempt to remedy that, Plymouth designers came up with a fastback coupe version of the venerable compact, which they called… more»

Last Registered In ’80: 1970 Plymouth Duster 340

The Plymouth Duster 340 is a prime example of where compact car meets muscle car. To bolster sales of its Valiant – which looked a lot like a librarian’s car – they came up with the Duster fastback that… more»

One Family Owned: 1971 Plymouth Duster

A 1971 ad for the Plymouth Duster read, “Duster, coming through and lookin’ good.” I think that description still fits 49 years later. This 1971 Plymouth Duster was found here on craigslist in Corona, California. The seller is asking… more»

1971 Plymouth Duster Twister 340 4-Speed

Plymouth hit pay dirt with the new fastback Duster in 1970, designed to help the rather stodgy Valiant look cool. It worked so well that Dodge got a version of the car in 1971 called the Demon. The Duster… more»

Clean and Original: 1974 Plymouth Duster

Clean and tidy survivors from the first half of the 1970s are really starting to come into their own in the classics market. Baby-boomers, in particular, are beginning to see these cars as a relatively affordable way to recapture… more»

Parked For 20 Years: 1970 Plymouth Gold Duster

This 1970 Plymouth Gold Duster has been hidden away for more than 20-years. It has recently been revived, and the next owner is going to have to decide exactly how they wish to tackle the restoration of this 1970s… more»

Fresh 360: 1973 Plymouth Space Duster

Is it a gimmick, or is it a useful feature? That’s the question that the most distinctive feature of this 1973 Plymouth Duster posed when the car was first released. For my money, the folding rear seat that gives… more»

Purple Project: 1970 Plymouth Duster

The paint on this 1970 Duster is now so faded that it is hard to believe that it was once a pale shade of blue. Below that faded paint lurks not only the car’s stunning original color, but a… more»