1970 AMC Ambassador SST | Streetside Classics Tampa (October 2020)

That’s a 1970 AMC Ambassador SST that was at Streetside Classics Tampa in October of 2020. The AMC Ambassador was made between 1957 and 1974 (model years between 1958 and 1974). This is from the seventh generation, which was made between 1969 and 1973. The engine of this one is a 6.4 liter V8 that produces 325 horsepower and 420 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 3-speed automatic. This car does 0-60 mph in 7.1 seconds and has a top speed of 129 mph.

Car of the Day 5/28/18

Today’s car of the day is this ’72 AMC Javelin SST that was at the 2018 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. The AMC Javelin is a muscle car that was made between 1967 and 1974. This is from the second generation, which was made between 1970 and 1974 (model years between 1971 and 1974). The engine of this one is a 5 liter 2 barrel V8 that produces 150 horsepower and 245 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed automatic. This car does 0-60 mph in 10 seconds and has a top speed of 113 mph.