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AMC Gremlin Car News

Sat, 13 Aug 2016 23:10:02 GMT

1977 AMC Gremlin  -  Top Speed
Nope; I'm talking about the AMC Gremlin, and while it was an economy car by 1970s standards, it was pretty damn cool, to say the least. Produced in just one generation from 1970 to 1978, the car didn't exactly have a long life by today's standards, but ...
Fri, 22 Jul 2016 11:06:36 GMT

Race-ready Gremlin began as a mild-mannered soul  -  Chicago Daily Herald
One peculiar hot hatch stealing the limelight while zigging around the cones was a 1974 AMC Gremlin. It's owned by Mark Greenisen of Slinger, Wisconsin, who purchased the vehicle in 2008. It was located in South Carolina and was a humble six-cylinder ...
Wed, 06 Jul 2016 16:39:39 GMT

AMC cars will be cruising the county  -  Ogle County News
AMC cars have a unique connection to the area. The Plews-Edelmann factory in Dixon made the gas caps for the AMC Gremlin. Wes Sherman, who works at Plews said his dad was a plant manager when the gas caps were made. “My dad said they were a ...
Mon, 04 Jul 2016 00:13:48 GMT

Jeff Dunham Brings His AMC Gremlins To Jay Leno's Garage: Video  -  Top Speed
Jay Leno and Jeff Dunham are both comedians, but that's not the only similarity between the two. Like Leno, Dunham is also a car collector, albeit one who prefers cars that don't qualify as classics in Leno's world, or at least in the traditional way ...
Thu, 30 Jun 2016 14:50:29 GMT

Jay Leno's Garage shows off comedian Jeff Dunham's AMC Gremlins  -  Autoweek
In an effort to show all kinds of cars, Jay Leno invited comedian, ventriloquist and avid car collector Jeff Dunham to bring some underappreciated gems to the garage. Despite Dunham's extensive collection of cool supercars, he brought along a pair of ...
Thu, 30 Jun 2016 12:40:59 GMT

From the Nash Statesman to the AMC Gremlin: 40 years of the Weather Eye  -  Autoweek
Car companies sometimes love their catchy names for features so much that they stick with them for decades beyond relevance. Pontiac, for example, sold "Wide-Track" cars for close to 40 years. It's hard to top the "Weather Eye" name invented by Nash ...
Tue, 28 Jun 2016 21:47:22 GMT

Did You Know Comedian Jeff Dunham Collects AMC Gremlins?  -  RoadandTrack.com
The AMC Gremlin defines automotive quirkiness. A backsliding American automaker's flailing attempt at making a compact car, the Gremlin was too big to be a compact, but too small to be a full-size. It had the clipped, hatchback proportions of an ...
Tue, 28 Jun 2016 21:09:10 GMT

Jeff Dunham Shows Off His Collection of AMC Gremlins to Jay Leno  -  The News Wheel
There seems to be a big crossover between comedy and car enthusiasm, with many comedians having a unique affection for certain types of vehicles. For example, well-respected comic Jerry Seinfeld is a well-known Porsche aficionado, Indianapolis-born ...
Tue, 28 Jun 2016 15:29:25 GMT

Jeff Dunham stops by Leno's garage with pair of AMC Gremlins  -  Autoblog (blog)
As it turns out, Dunham also has an unusual taste for oddball "classics" like the AMC Gremlin. So Jay had him by the garage for this latest episode, bringing not one, but two of them along with him for a bit of a redux of Seinfeld's encounter with Jon ...
Fri, 03 Jun 2016 02:09:58 GMT

Getting Funky With A Gremlin Gasser  -  Speedhunters (blog)
To fight this, Detroit's automakers began to release their own subcompact cars; models like the Chevy Vega, Ford Pinto and the AMC Gremlin. And while none of these cars had big enthusiast appeal straight off the showroom floor, they all developed their ...