1968 Dodge Charger R/T 2 Door Sports Hardtop

The Fender Tag is read from left to right and from bottom to top.

To each letter of the alphabet belongs a number under it. If there is nothing stamped it doesn't have an option belonging to that group. It is the same with the first eight digits in row 3 as with the last three letters in that row.

XS29 Charger Special R/T 2 Door Sports Hardtop  UW Color upper door panels: white
83 Engine: 440 c.i., 1-4bbl HP (High-Performance)*   S9 Stripe Delete
5 Transmission: Automatic Torqueflite   D9 Disc brakes* front, drums 10" rear 
44 Tires: F70-14 Redline Tires*   H1 Power Brakes
515 Scheduled Production date: Wednesday, 15 May 1968   R0 Radio AM with Stereo 8 Track 10 Watt
059287 Shipping Order Number   T7 Tachometer (Rpm-counter)
25 Moulding: Drip Rail   X1 Glas: Tinted Glas All Windows
30 Moulding: Belt Line   Y6 Vinyl Roof Black
78 Moulding: Wheel Lip   a6 Console*
A4 Rearend: 8 , 3.23:1 ratio   b4 Bucket Seats
X8 Sure Grip   h7 Turn signal indicator hood
TRM  C6W = Trim: Charger White Bucket*   m6 Outside left hand remote mirror
PNT  PP1 = Paintcode for PP1-Red   u1 Sold car (that means the car was ordered and not a sales bank)

* Modifications:

Click on the decal above for the manufacturer's retail price label

Engine Specs: Click
Wheels: American Racing Vectors
Back:  15" / 10"
Front:  15" / 8,5''
Tires: Back:  295 / 50 / 15  BF G.
Front:  235 / 60 / 15  BF G.
Interior: All White leather
Brakes: Wilwood heavy duty discbrakes
Console: Black leather

The VIN-Code decoded...


Car line: X = Dodge Charger
Price Class: S = Special R/T
Body Type: 29 = 2 Door Sports Hardtop
Engine: L = 440 375hp High Performance 1-4 BBL V8
Model Year:  8 = 1968
Assembly Plant: B = Dodge Main, Hamtramck, MI, USA
Sequence Number: 384964 = 28496th Vehicle