Category Archives: American Motors

Thomas B. Jeffery’s first Rambler was not a car

In 1897 Thomas B. Jeffery, a bicycle maker from Chicago, built himself a rudimentary automobile. He was pleased enough with the result that he gave up the bicycle business, bought a defunct bicycle factory in Kenosha, Wis., and created one … Continue reading

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Automotive Oddities: The AMC Am Van

“Struggling American Motors” was such a familiar phrase in news accounts of the company in the 1970s that one could be forgiven for thinking that “struggling” was part of its name. Banks had been extending credit through successive years of … Continue reading

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This Is Not My Father’s Rambler: 1962 Rambler American Convertible -3D Photos

To view the entire photo gallery in 2D or your choice of stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player , here for an HTML applet, or here for an HTML5 viewer Remember Oldsmobile’s advertising slogan, “This is not your father’s Oldsmobile”? Maybe … Continue reading

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A Weekend Orgy of Wisconsin Car Shows, part 3: Sunday Surprise

[There are plenty of reasons to look forward to summer but for auto enthusiasts it’s all about car shows.  Sure, some parts of the country are lucky enough to have car show weather year round but here in the Midwest … Continue reading

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A Weekend Orgy of Wisconsin Car Shows, part 1: Friday in Monroe

[There are plenty of reasons to look forward to summer but for auto enthusiasts it’s all about car shows.  Sure, some parts of the country are lucky enough to have car show weather year round but here in the Midwest … Continue reading

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Roy Lunn Gallery: AMC Eagle 4X4

To view the entire photo gallery in 2D or your choice of stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player , here for an HTML applet, or here for an HTML5 viewer Roy Lunn helped create what we today call the SUV as … Continue reading

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1983 American Motors Spirit GT, Another Hornet Variation

To view the entire photo gallery in 2D or your choice of stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player , here for an HTML applet, or here for an HTML5 viewer I don’t know how much money the American Motors Corporation spend … Continue reading

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Survivor Series: 9,000 Mile 1970 American Motors Hornet

To view the entire photo gallery in 2D or your choice of stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player , here for an HTML applet, or here for an HTML5 viewer This is one of those low mileage cars that was proverbially … Continue reading

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A Plethora of Pacer Pics: A Pacer Racer

To view the entire photo gallery in 2D or your choice of stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player, here for an HTML applet, or here for an HTML5 viewer In our post about the Pacer X, I mentioned how it … Continue reading

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A Plethora of Pacer Pics: AMC Pacer X

To view the entire photo gallery in 2D or your choice of stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player, here for an HTML applet, or here for an HTML5 viewer For the first few years of its production you could order … Continue reading

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