Correct original exhaust system for 1959 245hp engine?

by George
(Livermore, ca)

Hi

Can you confirm that a 1959 283/245 dual 4 carb car had originally an exhaust system that had oval mufflers with a cross over pipe?

I want to bring my car to be judged but the NCRS books says only 270hp and 290 hp engines had cross over pipe.

Please get back to me. Thank you, George

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