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1971 AMC Javelin AMX (Clay's Thing)

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1971 AMC Javelin AMX
Oriiginal paint Wild Plum with white T-stripe and white vinyl T top
Now Black Lacquer with gold metallic T-stripe and white vinyl T top
Rare:Early 71 AMX 401 "Z" VIN #.
It shares in a racing Heritage. The AMX won The Manufactures Cup & Trans AM Racing finishing !st, 2nd, and 3rd. Some of the designers of the AMX wee names like Roger Penske, Mark Donohue, Chuck Mashigan, George Follmer just to name a few. 71 is the First Year for the 401 engine. It is a split year for this model.
Only 745 401 AMX's were produced in 1971.


354 Twin Grip rear end
New 401 engine with big cam and Edelbrock 750 Carb and new Hurst shifter.
DUI Distributor and Rev Limiter set at 5500

Factory Options

Go Pack
Power Brakes
Rim-Blow Steering Wheel
Cowl Induction
Center Armrest
Trailer Towing Package
Front Spoiler
Rear Spoiler
Dual Snorkel Air Cleaner


2003 engine rebuild
New cam,pistons and rings
New Edelbrock carburetor

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Rebuilt 401 engine about 3 years ago. New pistons New lifters New cam New starter New double roller timing chain New DUI Distributor New DUI Rev Limiter New high volume oil pump

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