1973 Jensen Interceptor | Fast 6
13 May

Fast and Furious 6 – 1973 Jensen Interceptor

Photo credit: Universal Studios

“She’s gotta have those kind of eyes that can look right through the bullshit, to the good in someone. 20% angel, 80% devil. Down to earth. Ain’t afraid to get a little engine grease under her fingernails.”
—Dom about Letty

Leticia “Letty” Ortiz is main female character in The Fast and the Furious series and portrayed by Michelle Rodriguez. She is a highly skilled street racer and mechanic. Letty was Dominic Toretto’s ex-girlfriend. In Fast and Furious 6 Letty appears to be alive.

fastandfurious6 jenson interceptor 3 600x400 Fast and Furious 6   1973 Jensen Interceptor

1973 Jensen Interceptor driven by Letty Ortiz (Michelle Rodriguez)

POWERTRAIN

  • 6.2L GM LS3 crate engine (376 cu. in.)
  • 480 hp
  • Magnaflow 3-inch custom stainless steel exhaust system

DRIVETRAIN

  • Kilgore GM Turbo 400
  • Driveshaft built from 3-inch 0.083 tubing, Spicer 1350 U-joints
  • Moser 9-inch rear differential with 4.56 gears and Detroit Locker

BRAKE SYSTEM

  • 2009 Mustang GT with EBC pads
  • SUSPENSION
  • Atlas springs
  • Speedway Engineering sway bars
  • KYB shocks

INTERIOR

  • Sparco race seats
  • OMP seat belts
  • Autometer gauges
  • Roll cage and tin by Sweeney SFX

EXTERIOR

  • Mercedes Graphite Gray by A&G Auto Body
  • Vented hood
  • Flared rear fenders
  • Shaved rear bumper
  • Stainless grill
  • Hella Lighting

WHEELS / TIRES

  • Motegi MR224 (17×8 front, 17×9.5 rear)
  • Continental 225/40 R17 front
  • Continental 285/40 R17 rear

fastandfurious6 14 600x400 Fast and Furious 6   1973 Jensen Interceptor

fastandfurious6 jenson interceptor 4 600x400 Fast and Furious 6   1973 Jensen Interceptor

Fast & Furious 6 charges ahead into theaters nationwide May 24 and is sure to bring viewers on an action packed joy ride.

The sixth installment of the franchise, directed by Justin Lin, offers high velocity and the twists and turns that have kept fans on the edge of their seats with the first five. Dom brings the crew together for one last job, after Luke Hobbs reveals his ex-girlfriend Letty is still alive. However, she is now working for the enemy crew. Dom helps Luke bring Letty and her team to justice.

· Like Fast & Furious on Facebook
· Follow @FastFurious on Twitter #Fast6
· Follow @FastandFuriousMovie on Instagram
· Watch on YouTube
· Follow Fast & Furious on Google+

For more features, photos, and videos of all the cars in the Fast and Furious movie franchise, click here.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Category: News

Comments (20)

Trackback URL | Comments RSS Feed

  1. Mike says:

    I call foul! The real Jensen Interceptor had a Chrysler engine.
    And 4 wheel drive. What a mix of Ford and Generic Motors crapola.

    • TJ says:

      This is the custom built car for the show…
      Not a stock car. That’s what crate means.

    • Sinnr says:

      Only the FF had four wheel drive, all others were RWD

    • David Blackmore says:

      Only the Interceptor FF had 4wd. All others were 2wd. Early models had the 383 cube Chrysler, and the Mk3 version had the 440.

      • Ben says:

        I’m pretty sure some had the 360 Wedge, too.

        • David Blackmore says:

          I had a Mk3 Interceptor many years ago, and researched them a fair bit at the time. As I recall it was only the 383 up to the Mk2 and all the Mk3′s had the 440.
          Check out the guy in England who modified his one with a Viper V10 recently, and did some extensive body mods too.

  2. rick johnson says:

    I maybe mistaken, but as I recall, Jenson Interceptors were powered with a Chrysler 440ci engine.

  3. Terry Madigan says:

    My bullshit-o-meter is pegged! Typical movie car = Chevy power train. I remember the interceptor with rwd & a 440 mopar.

  4. Darren says:

    I saw a REAL one in the late 80′s drive up to a parts store I managed…383 Chrysler I believe cool car…had a/c …the center console ran through to the back seat basically making all seats look separate..I loved the style of it..

  5. BILL says:

    She is so hot

  6. Ben says:

    I know it was the best looking car that year. That’s when everything started getting boxie and squared off. Except for some the muscle cars. Particularly Mopar and Generic Motors. Ford just sucked from the get go. After all, their idea of a muscle car was a ladies grocery hauler (Mustang). Look it up, that’s what Mustang was designed for.

  7. John says:

    So let me get this straight your calling a boss 429 a grocery getter.what do you call a muscle car?

  8. Chris says:

    Can I just say that it is great that this franchise has always used classic American Muscle, albeit a restomod, alongside the modern definition of a muscle car and have never tried to force feed us the fuel efficient friendly cars that the masses are driving. Thank God we have never seen a blown Prius!

  9. Rick says:

    They had to put a GM motor in it to make it fast for the movie!! ShakeNbake

  10. Rick says:

    They had to put a GM motor in it to make it fast for the movie or fast at all for that matter!! Chevy might not be the toughest or strongest but its the fastest!!!

Leave a Reply

eBay Motors Mobile App - Available on the itunes App Store
;