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These are the fastest accelerating cars produced during the 1970s. A lot of these you would expect to be here, but there are also a lot of surprises!

The Quickest Accelerating Cars Of The 1970s

Lamborghini Miura P400 Jota (1970)

With an acceleration of 3.6 sec, the Lamborghini Miura P400 Jota takes first place.
It's a 2 door RWD Coupé with 2 seats and a mid-mounted 3.9L V12 engine.
It is also 1st in The Most Powerful Cars From The 1970s.

Aston Martin V8 Vantage Zagato (1969-1989)

With an acceleration of 4.9 sec, the Aston Martin V8 Vantage Zagato takes second place.
It's a 2 door RWD Coupé with 2 seats and a front-mounted 5.3L V8 engine.
It is also 3rd in The Most Powerful Cars From The 1970s.

Ferrari Dino 246 GTS (1972-1974)

With an acceleration of 5.0 sec, the Ferrari Dino 246 GTS takes joint third place.
It's a 2 door RWD Targa Top with 2 seats and a mid-mounted 2.4L V6 engine.
It is also joint 2nd in The Quickest Accelerating Cars Under 200 BHP.

Ferrari Dino 246 GT (1969-1974)

With an acceleration of 5.0 sec, the Ferrari Dino 246 GT takes joint third place.
It's a 2 door RWD Coupé with 2 seats and a mid-mounted 2.4L V6 engine.
It is also joint 2nd in The Quickest Accelerating Cars Under 200 BHP.

De Tomaso Pantera L (1972-1990)

With an acceleration of 5.2 sec, the De Tomaso Pantera L takes joint fifth place.
It's a 2 door RWD Coupé with 2 seats and a mid-mounted 5.8L V8 engine.
It is also joint 4th in The Most Powerful De Tomasos Ever.

De Tomaso Pantera (1971-1972)

With an acceleration of 5.2 sec, the De Tomaso Pantera takes joint fifth place.
It's a 2 door RWD Coupé with 2 seats and a mid-mounted 5.8L V8 engine.
It is also joint 6th in The Fastest Accelerating De Tomasos Ever.

Ferrari 365 GTC (1968-1970)

With an acceleration of 5.3 sec, the Ferrari 365 GTC takes seventh place.
It's a 2 door RWD Coupé with 2 seats and a front-mounted 4.4L V12 engine.
It is also joint 32nd in The Most Powerful Cars From The 1970s.

Ferrari 512 BB (1976-1981)

With an acceleration of 5.4 sec, the Ferrari 512 BB takes joint eighth place.
It's a 2 door RWD Coupé with 2 seats and a mid-mounted 4.9L Flat 12 engine.
It is also 2nd in The Fastest Cars From The 1970s.

Lamborghini Countach LP400 (1974-1978)

With an acceleration of 5.4 sec, the Lamborghini Countach LP400 takes joint eighth place.
It's a 2 door RWD Coupé with 2 seats and a mid-mounted 3.9L V12 engine.
It is also 8th in The Fastest Cars From The 1970s.

Aston Martin V8 Vantage (1969-1989)

With an acceleration of 5.4 sec, the Aston Martin V8 Vantage takes joint eighth place.
It's a 2 door RWD Coupé with 4 seats and a front-mounted 5.3L V8 engine.
It is also joint 4th in The Most Powerful Cars From The 1970s.

Aston Martin V8 Vantage Volante (1969-1989)

With an acceleration of 5.4 sec, the Aston Martin V8 Vantage Volante takes joint eighth place.
It's a 2 door RWD Convertible with 4 seats and a front-mounted 5.3L V8 engine.
It is also joint 4th in The Most Powerful Cars From The 1970s.

Ferrari 365 GT4 BB (1973-1976)

With an acceleration of 5.5 sec, the Ferrari 365 GT4 BB takes twelfth place.
It's a 2 door RWD Coupé with 2 seats and a mid-mounted 4.4L Flat 12 engine.
It is also joint 3rd in The Fastest Cars From The 1970s.

Lamborghini Urraco P300 (1975-1979)

With an acceleration of 5.6 sec, the Lamborghini Urraco P300 takes thirteenth place.
It's a 2 door RWD Coupé with 2+2 seats and a mid-mounted 3L V8 engine.
It is also joint 24th in The Fastest Cars From The 1970s.

Ferrari 365 GTS/4 (Daytona) (1969-1973)

With an acceleration of 5.7 sec, the Ferrari 365 GTS/4 (Daytona) takes joint fourteenth place.
It's a 2 door RWD Convertible with 2 seats and a front-mounted 4.4L V12 engine.
It is also joint 10th in The Fastest Cars From The 1970s.

Ferrari 365 GTB/4 (Daytona) (1968-1973)

With an acceleration of 5.7 sec, the Ferrari 365 GTB/4 (Daytona) takes joint fourteenth place.
It's a 2 door RWD Coupé with 2 seats and a front-mounted 4.4L V12 engine.
It is also joint 10th in The Fastest Cars From The 1970s.

Lamborghini Countach LP400S (1978-1982)

With an acceleration of 5.9 sec, the Lamborghini Countach LP400S takes joint sixteenth place.
It's a 2 door RWD Coupé with 2 seats and a mid-mounted 3.9L V12 engine.
It is also joint 6th in The Fastest Cars From The 1970s.

Bristol Brigand (1976-1993)

With an acceleration of 5.9 sec, the Bristol Brigand takes joint sixteenth place.
It's a 2 door RWD Saloon with 2 seats and a front-mounted 5.9L V8 Turbo engine.
It is also joint 4th in The Fastest Accelerating Bristols Ever.

Bristol Beaufighter (1976-1993)

With an acceleration of 5.9 sec, the Bristol Beaufighter takes joint sixteenth place.
It's a 2 door RWD Convertible with 2 seats and a front-mounted 5.9L V8 Turbo engine.
It is also joint 4th in The Fastest Accelerating Bristols Ever.

De Tomaso Pantera GTS (1972-1985)

With an acceleration of 5.9 sec, the De Tomaso Pantera GTS takes joint sixteenth place.
It's a 2 door RWD Coupé with 2 seats and a mid-mounted 5.8L V8 engine.
It is also joint 1st in The Most Powerful De Tomasos Ever.

Ferrari 308 GTB (1975-1980)

With an acceleration of 6.0 sec, the Ferrari 308 GTB takes joint twentieth place.
It's a 2 door RWD Coupé with 2 seats and a mid-mounted 2.9L V8 engine.
It is also joint 22nd in The Fastest Cars From The 1970s.

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Last updated on 2nd September, 2019
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