March 1974, Road & Track magazine, 'Road Test: American Motors Matador X'
"Sleek & fast but oversize & thirsty"
February 1989, Muscle Car Review magazine, 'One For The Road': American Motors went racing with the 1970 Trans-Am Javelin.
color (5 pics).
January, 1969 Drag Strip, 'Subject...Solution'
Feature on Doug Thorley's New NHRA Javelin Funny Car. thorley1.jpg thorley2.jpg thorley3.jpg thorley4.jpg thorley5.jpg thorley6.jpg thorley7.jpg thorley8.jpg thorley9.jpg thorleya.jpg thorleyb.jpg
August 1969, Motor Trend magazine, 'Like Bounding Gazelles'
James Garner's A.I.R. team fields ten scrambling SC/Ramblers for a new off-road racing concept.
August 1971, Road &Track magazine, 'Lime Rock Trans-Am: The American Motors Cup'
Javelin wins the first race of the 1971 SCCA Trans-Am Racing Series.
December 1971 Hot Rod 'Complete Guide to Un-Racing'
Bracket Racing 'How-To' featuring a '69 AMX unracing.jpg.
December 1971 Hot Rod 'Look What AMC is up to...Again'
H.L. and Shirley Shahan give a tour of their Drag racing Gremlin and Hornet. shahan1.jpg, shahan2.jpg
December 1971 Hot Rod 'The Roundy Round Corner', Page 1 of 1
Small blurb about Donohue/Penske leaving TransAm for NASCAR in 1972 (1 pic).
August 1972 Super Stock and Drag Illus., 'Booth's Pro Gremlin'
Feature on Wally Booth's New Gremlin Pro-Stock Drag Car. wbooth1.jpg , wbooth2.jpg, wbooth3.jpg.
April 1973 Hot Rod 'Roundy Round' Page 1 of 1
(TXT) Report on Mark Donohue's NASCAR win in a Matador at the Winston Western 500. apr73hr1.jpg
March 1986, Popular & Performance Car Review magazine, 'All American Shootout'
A four-way Supercar Shootout in Dallas:
GTO vs. 390 AMX vs. Mustang GT vs. Charger Daytona.
March 1991 MuscleCars '1970 Lime Rock Trans-Am Re-Creation'
1990 race of restored TransAm race cars including Penske Javelin limerck1.jpg limerck2.jpg limerck3.jpg
April 17, 1995 AutoWeek, '1970 Penske Trans-Am Javelin'
Feature on Donohue's Red, White and Blue SCCA cruise-missile.
Playboy Magazine's Playmate of the Year 1968, and her prize: a Pink 1968 AMX
color (1 pic).
November 1968 Hot Rod, ,page 2
Feature on 'DLKR Engineering''s "XP" Javelin customizing package (5 pics)
December 1968, Car Life 'Streamlining'
Short feature on Breedlove body kit (4 pics)
June 1969, Motor Trend magazine, 'American Motors comes up with an amidship beauty': AMX/2 feature.
color (2 pics).
July 1969, Motor Trend magazine, 'Is this any way to sell an automobile?'
Feature on AMC's new strategy for advertising.
'Used Cars' Movie / VHS Box Art (features Hornet)
color box art (1 pic).
Date/Magazine Unknown 'Believe it or not!'
Portion of 1 page feature on a 1 of 2 built '72 AMX (1 pic).
October 1991 Old Cars Price Guide 'AMC Matador X-2', Page 1 of 1
A special edition Matador based on Bobby Allison's race car...how many built? (1 pic).
NOTE: Excerpts and the full text of the book,'The Unfair Advantage' by Mark Donohue with Paul Van Valkenburgh, have been removed
from this website on request of the copyright holder. The book is to be re-released soon, so watch for it from Bentley Publishers.
May 1996, Ward's Auto World 'Witness to Automotive History' exerpt
Text file (TXT) of chat with Roy Chapin, CEO/Chairman of AMC. chapin1.jpg
[Issues marked '*' are out-of-print but photocopies are available]
1915 Quad truck; 4/70*
History; Part I; 6/7,
Part II; 8/73,
Part III; 10/73*
1912 rdstr; 12/74
1919 Super 6 touring; 7/68*
1930-31 Eights; 10/73*
1936-56 Economy runs; 10/73*
1947 conv; 11/91*
1948 Step-Down Pickup; 9/98
1949 Commdore (vs ’50 Olds 88);8/85*
1951 Hornet conv; 8/73
Jet; ’74 Yrbk*
1953 Hornet Hollywood hardtop; 3/95
1954-55 Italia; 10/73*
Hornet & Wasp; 12/77
1954 Super Wasp conv; 12/89*
Fabulous Hornet; 9/88
Super Six; 2/80*
The Cars from East Jefferson;9/91
1922-24 Six Series 691; 4/74
1934 Ambassador brghm; 6/75
1935 400; 1/83*
1937 Ambassador 6; 4/84*
1953 Nash-Healey; 9/94
1946 pickup; 6/95
1966 Rogue; 9/93
History of, Part I; 8/95,
Part II; 9/95
(Bill Mauldin’s); 11/86
1965-67 Marlin; 5/79
1968-70 AMX; 6/90
1968-70 AMX; 7/79
1970 AMX; 7/91
1970 Javelin SST T/A; 7/96*
Dick Teague’s AMX; 3/91
AMX & Javelin; 2/94