The Shake Down - RACE edition - 1974 AMC Javelin AMX - Infineon 11/19/2011
FINALLY got the car on track. Ran with Track Masters Racing in the "staff" group. Have a nice list of things that need to be improved on the car but it basically worked. Ran all 6 sessions and had a blast! More at: http://asifnyc.com specs: Control Freak front suspension, AMC 360 engine (450hp), Ford 9" floater rear, Wilwood brakes, Astro Performance A5 transmission
road race Javelin build videos: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL0AFE430D73CE5A2E
2012 NASA AIX Outlaw videos: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLE3D6B2EDD31658F7&feature=view_all
1973 AMC Javelin AMX Street car videos: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLNrJUjaJmf3A34ILtLsrgtEbdnhwKvIQI&feature=view_all
The Unfortunate History of the AMC Pacer
Behind all the jokes and insults, the AMC Pacer is actually a car with a
great deal of history. It began as radical new design from an underdog
company. In an attempt to combat the big, bland, boxy cars from Detroit's
"Big Three," little American Motors Corporation decided to build something
a little different. Their one-eyed car stylist Dick Teague proposed a
small, wide car with big windows and smooth areodynamics. Americans had
never seen anything like it.
This in-depth documentary tells the true story of the Pacer. Unbeknownst
to many, the car persevered through manufacturing setbacks, government
regulations, and many other troubles. Featuring a ton of old car
advertisements and rare footage of AMC's factory, the film helps paint a
picture of the Pacer's world. Director Joe Ligo sits down with AMC stylist
Vincent Geraci, author Patrick Foster, and television personalities John
Davis and Pat Goss from PBS's MotorWeek.
1974 AMC Javelin AMX - NASA American Iron Extreme - Infineon Feb 12, 2012 Race
first race weekend with the Javelin. this is Sunday's race. unfortunately
camera ran out of batteries before the end of the race. race was checkered
early due to a car going off track. more at: http://asifnyc.com/?p=1276
road race Javelin build videos:
2012 NASA AIX Outlaw videos:
1973 AMC Javelin AMX Street car videos:
Pro-touring Poster Child: 1969 AMX - /Big Muscle
When the American Motors Corporation (AMC) released the AMX back in 1969
the motoring world didn't know what to make of it. It had two seats like a
sports car, a solid live axle and a raucous V8 like a muscle car, and
styling that could've gone either way. Owner Jimi Day has been a long time
fan of the AMX so when he got the opportunity to construct his own he
pulled out all the stops, went buck-ass wild, and built what is arguably
one of the best AMX's on the planet Earth.
Mark Donohue Javelin SST 1970 Stored in Trailer for over 20 years rescued unloaded forklifted
This is a video capturing the unloading of a 1970 Mark Donohue Javelin SST
that was stored in a trailer for over 20 years. I was a little scared
filming this as I did not want to be posting a video of the destruction of
a 1970 Mark Donohue Javelin SST, personally I would have cut the roof off
the trailer and taken the car out with a helicopter, not to worry though as
there were 2 guys inside the trailer ready to catch the car if it fell or
tipped over ...but alas, as risky as it was, a success!!!! 2 other cars
were stored in the trailer as well, a super low mile Gremlin and I think it
was a 1979 AMX, but this was the treasure we were digging for!!!!!! On the
spoiler you will notice "401", this was originally a 390 and if I remember
right it is a Big Bad Orange, Orange or Green, it was not a bad re-paint
but the inside of the door jam reveals the original color, a nice find!!!
The car is in fantastic condition! This was not accomplished on the first
attempt, a few mis-fires happened but it all was okay in the end!
1969 amc javelin sst restoration
This is a project that has taken me, my brothers, and my dad about 8 years.
The paint is a pearl blue flame by ford, its a 360ci amc motor bored approx
0.30 over, the rims are cragar 5 spokes. If you have any questions just
ask. It used to run at union grove back in the day.
I will continue to add new videos as they are available.
Note* i do not claim ownership of this music
side note: no the car is all metal now theres less than a quart of bondo
used on the whole car, i didnt get pics of fabrication due to a broken
camera. It doesnt show us fabricating a trunk, the front fenders , the
troughs, the rear quarter panels were a 3 piece, the floor pans, or random
holes weve patched. to give you an idea of the work theres more than 1000
hours in body work alone.
1974 AMC Javelin startup
I finally got it home about 1 month ago, I have 22 more days until I leave,
then I wont see the old gal for a whole year. I have no way to store it or
anything so she will have to endure the elements once more, hopefully I can
get a tarp to lay on the ground and drive onto it, then one on the top and
tie the two together. I also demonstrate the seat belt interlock system. I
recently drove it out and I discovered another fuel leak so she is parked
for a while, I'm going to let it run for a bit then slowly pour oil into
the carb until it stops running and pour some more in the cylinders and
close her up till i can come get her next spring. The song played in the
background was a Bon Jovi Cassette Tape and I DO NOT OWN ANY RIGHTS TO THIS
SONG OR ARTIST. ALL CREDIT GOES TO BON JOVI FOR THE BACKGROUND MUSIC.
1971 Trans Am Javelin AMX
This AutoAcademics video of a 1971 Trans Am Javelin AMX replica shows the
attention to detail during the car's restoration. The nostalgic paint
scheme and every sponsor graphic is just as it was on the original Penske
race car. A beautiful 4-year restoration done very well. Contact
www.autoacademics.net for more information. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube
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A very nice 1970 AMX I shot at the World Of Wheels 2013 in Chattanooga....A
great car with a great story...very cool...Check it out...Make sure you
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1972 Javelin Police Cars
A couple of 1972 American Motors Javelins that were at one time Alabama
Police Cars I shot at the O'Reilly Auto Parts WORLD Of Wheels 2013 in
Birmingham, AL...there were not many of these put into service...but here
are two in the same display...make sure you subscribe so that you don't
miss any of the other cool cars I shot at this show!!
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