First year of a Sport Satellite was 1968. There is no SPORTS Satellite either

1968 -1970 Mopars

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    The was no such car as a Sport Satellite in 1967. That name started in 1968 and ran for 3 model years to 1970.

    Satellite was a 2 door car with bucket seats for 1965 to 1967.
     
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      Is someone disputing this?
       
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        Not me. I have a friend that had a 67 Satellite and he always refers to it as a Satellite Sport and will do his best to say it's not so, when I say there wasn't one. One day I handed him the 67 dealer brochure and asked him to show me the difference and where the Sport came in. After studying it for 10-15 minutes, it hasn't been mentioned again, at least around me.
         
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          Could be a 1 of 0 lol
           
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          Basically, a Sport Satellite ( 1968-1970 ) was a GTX without the 440. Had one back then.
           
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            Don't forget the speedo to. Other than that, hard to tell them apart.
             
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            Don't forget the speedo to what? To the car? EVERY car has one, right?
             
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            Satellite 120mph GTX 150mph
             
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            and the hood
             
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            and the VIN, badges, interior treatment....... probably more accurate to say a Sport Satellite shares the GTX grille and be done with it... just saying. Not hating on them at all, in fact I have one in my shop but to say its a GTX without the 440 is a stretch. It stands alone as its own model and is a great car. In other words "don't church it up son"... lol
             
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            Can't tell you how many times I have had people come up to me at car shows and tell me that they or someone they knew had a 67 Sport Satellite. I used to tell them there was no such thing in 1967, but most would insist it was true so anymore I just ignore it.
             
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              It's as easy as-

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              DAMN! You're good, and we have all 3! All I need is a Belvedere to complete the collection.
               
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              my GTX has "Belvedere" on the title
               
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                The best ones have that on the fender and glove box also!
                 
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                My Dad had a 68 Sport Satellite Station Wagon with a 318.
                 
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                So does mine
                 
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