1968 amx-r


It would probably be safe to say that the 1968-70 American Motors AMX was the only mass-produced two-passenger muscle car built during the 1961-74 muscle-car era. It would be equally safe to say that such a car from American Motors probably took the automotive world by surprise, as the conglomerate had become known as the company with “stodgy” cars. The AMX was released to the public at Daytona International Speedway on February 15, 1968, the second all-new passenger car AMC introduced for the model year, following the handsome four-passenger Javelin that was released the previous fall.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/Articles/2007/05/01/1968-AMX-R