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Blown-up 727s for sale

by David Zatz on

How do you blow up an A-727 TorqueFlite automatic? Tom Hand, whose definitive book on the famed muscle-car and truck transmission is coming in October, chose to do it photographically.

A limited number of these posters are available straight from Tom himself, at cost — $23 each including shipping, within the continental United States (contact him via this form).

The TorqueFlite has been used in everything from humble Valiants to European exotics; it was generally known as being reliable, durable, smooth, and efficient. Tom Hand’s book should help people keep theirs running smoothly, and at peak performance.

Update: Tom reported that due to overwhelming demand, the posters are now all spoken for, as long as those who reached out take the next step and pay for them.

David Zatz founded Allpar in 1998 (based on a site he had begun in 1993-94), after years of writing reviews for retail trades. He has been quoted by the New York Times, the Daily Telegraph, the Detroit News, and USA Today. Before making Allpar a full-time career, he was a consultant in organizational psychology. You can reach him by using our contact form (much preferred) or by calling (313) 766-2304


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