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Cars > Challenges > “The 401 Experience” Vs “Dreamweaver”

 

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Flywheel401

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Mercersburg, Pennsylvania
United States

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Dreamweaver

M–47
Houston, Texas
United States

 

1971 AMC 401 AMX/Javelin

“The 401 Experience”

1971 Chevrolet Vega

“Dreamweaver”

 
Photo of: 1971 AMC 401  AMX/Javelin
Photo of: 1971 Chevrolet Vega
 

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About “The 401 Experience”

Rare : Early 71 AMX 401 "Z" Code

Shares in a Racing Heritage. In 71' & 72'

The Trans Am /AMX's ,Won the Manufactures Cup &

Championship Title in SCCA Trans Am Road Racing .

71' Season - Won 7 out of the 9 Races . In 72' Season

finished 1st , 2nd and 3rd. in last race of season !

Some of the designers of the 71 AMX Roger Penske,

Mark Donohue , Chuck Mashigan, ,George Follmer

just to name a few. 71' is the Frist Year for the 401engine.

It is a split year for this model,

Only 745 - AMC - 71' - 401 AMX's were produced ,

unknown # of 4 spd made

unknown # of Early 71' 401's made

About “Dreamweaver”

71 Vega with a 74 nose clip
565 BBC dart big M block
Canfield alumiun heads
Callies Mangum XL crank
JE pistons 15:1 compression
Alumiun rods
Profiler intake
1500 cfm Holley dominator custom built by S&S Racing
Jessel belt drive
Jessel shaft rockers
Dry sump system from over seas (ssshhhh)
moroso dry sump pan custom built by Moroso
BG 400 fuel pump
Denebear case powerglide
Pro tree trans brake
Dana 60 (5.88 pro gear set)
60" wheelie bars
Msd digital 7 ignition box
Hvc pro coil
Runs sub 5 second passes in the 1/8 mile




a true family affair

 

Specs for “The 401 Experience”

ENGINE : 401 - 0.030 over . Keith Black Custom Performance

Pistons w/ Thermal Conductive Ring, Chrome Moly Rings.

The 401 RODS, have been reconditioned Bushed for full floating

pins,with spiral locks. Mildon Bolts & Nuts installed.

The MAINS, have Mildon Studs & Nuts Installed

CRANKSHAFT: Has been Magged, Crossdrilled, Chamfered,

Nitrided & Polished. The assembly has been completely

Balanced Externally Front to Rear. The DECK has been O-

RINGED ( Stainless Steel). New Main,Rod, & Cam Bearings

installed. Hi-Perf. Camshaft 474 Lift - 288 Dur. New Guides,

Hi-Perf. Valve Job, Comp Cam Springs, 10 degree retainers &

locks. Intake is an AMC Elderbrok Torker II with a 4150 series

Holley.A Centerforce II Clutch assembly gets the Horses too

the factory 4.10's Assembled and installed 4/07 FRESH

Run's Like a Cat with it's Tail on FIRE !

Specs for “Dreamweaver”

565 ci
single carb
no power adders
powerglide /transbrake
dana 60 588 gear

 

Factory Options for “The 401 Experience”

Ealy 401 AMX " Z " Code

" GO - PACKAGE " T - 10 P 4 Speed w/ Hurst Comp Plus

Shifter, Twin Grip Locking Differential w/ Factory 4.10's

Front & Rear Spoilers, Functional Cowl - Air Induction Hood

Handling Package- HD Springs & Shocks, Heavy Duty Cooling

System, Hood T - Stripe, 15"x7" Factory Slots Style Wheels

Air Conditioning, Power Steering ( Eaton Pump ), Power Disc

Brakes, Light Group, Tinted Windows, Rally - Pac Instruments

w/ 140 Speedometer , Leather Front Bucket Seats, Extended

Console w/ Armrest, HD Front Anti-Roll Bar.

Dealersip option : Trendsetter Sidewinder Exhaust

Factory Options for “Dreamweaver”

white

 

Mods for “The 401 Experience”

Hooker Headers,

Lakewood
Traction Bars,


Paint :Custom Red & Copper
Pearl

Mods for “Dreamweaver”

Texas Prostock class
5.0 Index class
Top Sportsman class

 

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