1968-1969 AMC Javelin


1968-1969 AMC Javelin Specifications
Plainer AMC Javelins have their charm and appeal to some collectors who use them as "daily drivers."
Plainer AMC Javelins have their charm and appeal to some collectors who use them as "daily drivers."
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The 1968-1969 AMC Javelin "ponycar" had a sweet little engine and lots of interior space. It was another clean-lined beauty designed by Dick Teague.

Specifications

Engines: ohv I-6, 232 cid (3.75 × 3.25), 145 bhp; ohv V-8, 290 cid (3.75 × 3.28), 200/225 bhp; 343 cid (4.08 × 3.28), 280 bhp; 390 cid (4.17 × 3.57), 315 bhp

Transmissions: 3/4-speed manual; 3-speed automatic

Suspension front: upper and lower A-arms, coil springs

Suspension rear: live axle on semi-elliptic leaf springs

Brakes: front discs/rear drums

Wheelbase (in.): 109.0

Weight (lbs): 2,836

Top speed (mph): 343 V-8: 121

0-60 mph (sec): 343 V-8: 8.6

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