What years was the AMC Rebel made?

AMC Rebel
Production 1967–1970
Assembly Australia: Port Melbourne (AMI) Belgium: Haren (RIB) Canada: Brampton, Ontario Costa Rica: San José (Purdy Motors) Mexico: Mexico City (VAM) New Zealand: Thames (CMI) Peru: Lima (I.A.P.S.A) United States: Kenosha, Wisconsin
Body and chassis
Class Mid-size

What does AMC SST mean?

Super Sports Touring
In mid-year the Big Bad Javelins had bright orange, green or blue paint, even on the bumpers. Not as arresting but more popular was the SST package, SST meaning Super Sports Touring but primarily consisting of more trim and comfort items.

What was the last year they made a rambler?

The last U.S.-built Rambler was produced on 30 June 1969, and it was one of over 4.2 million cars to carry the Rambler name that rolled off the assembly line in Kenosha.

What kind of car was a rambler?

compact car
The Rambler American is a compact car that was manufactured by the American Motors Corporation (AMC) between 1958 and 1969. The American was the second incarnation of AMC forerunner Nash Motors’ second-generation Rambler compact that was sold under the Nash and Hudson Motors marques in 1954 and 1955.

What kind of engine does a Rambler Rebel have?

American Motors surprised most observers with the December 1956 introduction of the Rambler Rebel – “a veritable supercar”. The new 1957 model debuted as a high-performance vehicle that combined AMC’s lightweight 108-inch (2,743 mm) wheelbase Rambler four-door hardtop body with AMC’s newly introduced 327 cu in (5.4 L) V8 engine.

What kind of engine does a 1970 AMC Rebel have?

The machine came e… 1970 amc rebel machine being offered from private collectionamc only produced the rebel machine one year, this is one of 2326 built in 1970. The machine came equipped with the most powerful engine amc offered with a 390ci displacement and 340hp.

What was the first year of the Rambler Rebel?

As history shows, 1957 was destined to be the first and most important year for the Rambler Rebel. As time went on and the car’s name was adapted to newer models from AMC, the original feeling of the car was lost.

How did the Rambler Rebel become the grandfather of muscle cars?

Little did Romney know that his new Rambler Rebel model was destined to become the grandfather of the muscle car era. The first thing that Rambler needed to do was find a suitable engine that would bring performance and excitement to a lineup that had never had it before. Clearly, offering a V8 was the answer, and the new AMC 5.4-liter was perfect.