XLNT. Award-winning Good-Guys 2 door show car. $40K in rotisserie job. Unique.

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Technical specifications

Manufacturer:AMC
Model:Other
Year:1968
Color:Custom DuPont Iced Green Dream
Mileage:8,400
Transmission:727 Mopar
Interior Color:Tan Ultraleather with Ostrich accents
Engine:340 Mopar
Trim:custom
Number of Cylinders:8
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Custom, Award-winning Show Car FOR SALE $27,000
Beautiful 1968 Rambler American 2 door sedan. $40k in 5 year build.
Here's something truly unique that you just won't see at any car shows. Rotisserie doneunderside looks just as clean as the top side.
There are a ton of classic Chevys and Fords at every car showbut you'll have the best-looking, award-winning '68 AMCAmerican anywhere.
This car has won a lot of 1st Place trophies, including “Sexiest Sedan” at the prestigious Good Guys South Eastern Nationals in Nashville, TN.
Constantly wins for best engine compartment, best interior, coolest custom etc.

Paint/Body:
Car was CArust-free car to begin withwas stripped to bare metal and long-boarded to be lazer straight. Paint is DuPont Hot Hues
“Iced Green Dream” done by well-known show car painter.
It's base/clear that has been cut and buffed to a mirror finish. $13,000 spent on show paint and tasteful orange pin stripping alone.
Has 1993 Sedan de Ville frenched tailights and show triple chrome bumpers. Tastefully louvered hood for an old school look..
Shaved door handles with heavy-duty AutoLoc solenoids and remote entry “poppers”. Has a manual backup inside the car (both sides)
as a back-up. Dedicated master on/off switch in trunk for added security.

Interior:
Interior is super luxurious and comfortabletan Ultraleather with Ostrich inserts. The trunk is fully upholstered and carpeted with a custom enclosed battery “box” for the Optima battery. Brand new Glide Engineering bench seat with folding armrest. Vintage Air and tinted windows.
Budnik ½ leather wrapped steering wheel topping tilt Ididit steering column. Headliner is matching Ultraleather.
Custom “rolled metal” pin-striped dash/gauge insert and stereo housing with high-end stereo and speakers throughout. AutoMeter gauges
and all new glass throughout. German square weave carpet with sound deadner throughout. High-end stereo and speakers with USB hub. Car has old school vibrasonic system for stereo.No cost was spared on this build as it was built to keep.

Drive train
All MOPAR built by Sacramento MOPAR engine building specialist at a cost of $7,000 for engine alone. Built 318 to 340 specs with roller rockers, purple cam, windage tray, balanced and blueprinted, port matched and clearanced. Jet Hot coated exhaust manifolds. ARP bolts throughout. Even with freeway gears (2.89) the car runs extremely strong and amazingly gets 20 mpg. A 3.55 or 3.73 gearset would really impact performance if that is your goal.
Rear end is 8.75” MOPAR (all new $2,000 Auburn posi unit/Moser axles) with 11” HD finned police drums in back, and disc brakes up front. Aluminum HD radiator with custom fan shroud (runs 180). Stainless side exhaust with cut-outs running through glass packs. Sounds great.
Trans is completely rebuilt 727 MOPAR with shift kit, programmable cooler and moderate 2000 stall converter.
Custom $600 aluminum gas tank (filler in trunk). Ron Francis and It's a Snap wiring- all professionally done. Manual steering and dual diaphragm manual master cylinder.
Rims are polished “big and littles” American Racing Torque Thrusts. 185/14's on front, 225/15's on rear
Great and very unique vehicle. Always gathers a crowd at shows, and a ton of “thumbs ups” when being driven.
Winged Goddess hood ornament (NOS) from a 1941 DeSotovery cool.
People love that it's different than most cars at car shows. Insured with Grundy Collector Car Insurance for $35,000.
Recent Professional appraisal for $30,000. Don't have to sell, just reducing collection of 5 is all.
Might trade straight (dollar for dollar) for a '72-'74 Plymouth 'Cuda or a 2005-2007 Corvette (Coupe or Convlow mileage only).
Prefer automatics. They would need to be in xlnt shape like my car.
I am in NW AlabamaFlorence, AL


$27,000 Tom 256/443.8846 cell

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