Dennis Allen's 1970 AMC Javelin is not your grandma's AMC. It's a 401 cubic inch fire red Camaro killer than has been featured on the cover of Street Thunder magazine. Lance Lambert, host of TV's "Vintage Vehicle Show" learns how Dennis changed this car from a well used used car into magazine cover beauty. More information about the "Vintage Vehicle Show" can be found at www.vintagevehicletv.com
Trans Am-Jim Hague '71 Javelin-Sept 25-27, 2009
Historic Trans Am group at the HMSA Coronado "Classic" Speed Festival, Coronado (San Diego) CA.. Jim Hague , in the #2 '71 AMC Javelin, battles for 1st place the entire race, in what turned out to be a 1-2-3 all-Javelin finish. Clip is 1st 9 min of race #2...video courtesy of ManiMotorsports
This is my 1972 amc javelin with a freshly built 401 punched 60 over with custom Ross pro pistons, head work, cam ect.. my machine guy curt and Ifrom south vally machine are expecting very close to 500hp I have been building this car for 2 years still looking for some parts to complete it all interior is new or cleaned up on the parts you cant get new. this car was striped down to nothing media blasted top to bottom and the paint is about 4 months old i stuck a 73 grill on it cause my 72 grill was destroyed and im trying to find a amx tub grill for it but there are very expensive and hard to find so the 73 will do for now i have done a cuda a few Mustangs this has been the hardest car to do almost there soon i will be able to drive it and see what it can do the amc javelin community is destroying these cars because they drive up the parts so much you cant even afford to buy the parts and that why you dont see many of them because they are such a headache to do and its cost me more $ and headache's then my cuda did
1974 AMC Javelin AMX
401 V8 bored .30 over 727 auto trans. burgandy red. black interior, all original car. matching numbers. magnum wheels- american racing. dual exaust. original casette player(still works). racing seat covers as seats are a little worn, but good shape. car is a little dirty due to being covered by a car cover, as im 15 and just bought the car a month ago. All body work is good a little rust in the right lower qtr panel, but nothing not fixable.
Excerpt from the 1973 AMC Javelin intro film
You want Javelin racing? You want 1970's Javelin styling? You want a glimpse of that Pierre Cardin interior? You got it!
Torq-O descends into the film mine and hauls out some more automotive gold.
This clip is an excerpt from the 1973 Javelin introduction film. AMC fans will see everything that they love about Javelins: Mark Donohue, monster engines, and designer interiors.
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