This 1974 Gremlin X @ Cayuga test & tune. As you can see there is still tons of throttle left at a 10.47!!!! All eyes were on this Super Fast Gremmy!!! Come see this little beast and the Gremlin X Racing crew at Cayuga,(Toronto Motorsports Park) in the 2010 season!!!
1978 AMC Gremlin
The AMC Gremlin is a two-door subcompact car produced in the United States,
Canada and Mexico by the American Motors Corporation (AMC) and Vehículos
The Gremlin was an economy car by 1970s U.S. standards. It served as a
foundation for alternative fuels and power systems, including pure
Designed by Bob Nixon from an idea by Richard A. Teague, the car was based
on a shortened and adapted Hornet platform with a Kammback-type tail. faster than other subcompacts of the
time, it competed with the Chevrolet Vega and Ford Pinto, and also with
imported cars including the Volkswagen Beetle and Toyota Corona. The
manufacturer described it as "the first American-built import".
The Gremlin was introduced on 1 April 1970, and a total of 671,475 were
built in its single generation (one chassis design) and also in only one
Justin's 73 AMC Gremlin X
This is a quick video I put together of the Gremlin. 5 minutes after we got
it running for the first time in 30 years we "goosed" it.
Stock trans fluid, stock diff fluid, original oil.
Song by ZZ Top- La Grange
1973 Gremlin X V8 First Start Since 1977
First start up of a 1973 Gremlin X V8 since 1977.
This car has been in storage since 1977and still has the 1977 air in the
This car was found for sale by the original owner on the internet.
Purchased it, brought it home, cleaned the gas tank, put gas in it, put a
battery in it and fired it up.
The Gremlin came with all of the original documents, maintenance records,
and accessories invoices. It has 45,500 miles and the car is a time
AMC Gremlin X
1976 Gremliln X, AMC 360, 998 trans. Car runs 12.4 / 179km/t.
Gremlin X 258 4.2L Inline 6 Open Headers
First start up after a complete rebuild
VAM 4.2L (258)
Stock gross power: 170 hp @ 4400 rpm - 255 lb·ft @ 2200 rpm
Shaved / polished head
Comp cam camshaft / springs / lifters
1" Carb spacer
VAM 2 Barrel intake
HG Dual Headers
K&N chrome 60-1280
Edelbrock chrome breathers
Ram air hood
Hayden trans/engine oil coolers
4 core radiator
1974 AMC Gremlin X for sale with test drive, driving sounds, and walk through video
No expense spared frame off $50K build! National AMC SHOW WINNER, 401 cid
roller V-8 w/ 2X4bbl carbs @ 500hp, race prepped trans, Ford 9 rear w/ 3.89
Detroit locker, mirror finish Tran Am red paint w/ white callouts, all new
black bucket seat interior, full factory gauges, power 4 wheels disc brakes
+ steering, chrome 17 Torque Thrusts + set of factory wheels (sleeper
look), great sounding Exhaust,
air-conditioning, painted underneath, boxes of trophies, spectacular +
Jim Shadwick's Gremilin X
1974 Gremilin X of Jim Shadwick from Nampa Idaho. Here shown running the
quarter mile at Firebird Raceway in Boise Idaho.