What's new for 1969:|
Most of the attention went to the rear of the car for 1969, with longer, more formal styling. An electronic rear window defogger was a new option.
|Overall length (in.)||214.8|
|Luggage cap. (cu. ft.)||14.6|
|Fuel tank (gals.)||24|
|Displacement/Type||455ci 4bbl V8||455ci 4bbl V8|
|Horsepower @ RPM||375 @ 4600||400 @ 4800|
|Torque @ RPM||510 @ 3000||500 @ 3200|
|Transaxle||3-speed auto.||3-speed auto.|
|Identifying a '69:|
1968 and 1969 Toronado's share overall front styling, with the exception of the grille mesh. 1968 models feature a honeycomb pattern, while the '69s have have an elongated egg crate pattern. The biggest difference is in the rear, where 1968 models retain the sloping quarters and trunk of previous years while 1969 models have a squared-off and elongated rear.