Monthly Archives: February 2015

the plasticity of amc. march 10, 1987

  THACKERSPEED EXCLUSIVE:  American Motors publication, The story of American Automobiles In 1969 I wrote to American Motors to request a copy of the following catalog. I have to yet to see another copy.        

’71 jeep cj-5 renegade II

In 1970, American Motors Corporation bought Kaiser-Jeep Corporation, and the all-terrain vehicle brand became Jeep Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of AMC. Essentially, since the early 1940’s, Jeep vehicles held a unique position in the marketplace, with no serious competition well into the 1980’s. AMC engineers and marketing experts continually developed all aspects of the… Read More »