Fix and Drive? 1975 AMC Gremlin

For 1970, AMC re-invented its approach to compact cars by replacing the rather staid American with the new Hornet. As an encore and a shot at the sub-compact imports, too, the Gremlin followed a few months later. The Gremlin… more»

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Hot Rod 1974 AMC Gremlin!

If you’re hanging out with a bunch of gearheads and mention the AMC Gremlin, the typical reaction will be laughter. Because of their strange name and looks, these cars were unfairly maligned from the get-go. They weren’t bad cars… more»

Final Year: 1978 AMC Gremlin

Earlier this week, we reviewed the first year (1970) yellow AMC Gremlin and today we take a look at the final year of production. The main difference between the two models is the bigger engines available in 1978. The… more»

Groovy Interior: 1970 AMC Gremlin Levi Edition

It is rare that I start a review with a picture of the interior but this 1970 AMC Gremlin has the optional Levi Complete interior. The car is listed here on eBay with 2 days remaining and the winning… more»

Garage Kept: 1971 AMC Gremlin

AMC made almost 700,000 Gremlins and a lot of them seem to be showing up here on Barn Finds lately, which is a good thing in my world. They’re always interesting, even project cars. This original California car, a… more»

Desert Classic: 1971 AMC Gremlin

I can’t see this one lasting too long, as in being for sale too long. It’s certainly lasted a long time, 49 years so far with no end in sight. This 1971 AMC Gremlin can be found here on… more»

Unrestored 1978 AMC Gremlin

We normally see Gremlins with stripe packages like a Gremlin X, or other more fancy-looking models. I can’t remember the last time I’ve seen such a basic looking car of any make than this 1978 AMC Gremlin. This one… more»

Emerging Classic: 1977 AMC Gremlin

The AMC Gremlin possesses styling that is so distinctive and quirky that only a single glance, even in silhouette, can leave you in no doubt as to what you are looking at. The Gremlin spent many years unwanted and… more»

Spotless Survivor: 1976 AMC Gremlin Levi’s Edition

Finding a tidy and original AMC Gremlin is becoming harder these days, but every now and then, a real beauty will just pop out of the woodwork. That is the case with this 1976 model, which is about as… more»

Cheap Fun: 1977 AMC Gremlin With A 302 V8!

This 1977 AMC Gremlin is listed for sale here on eBay for a Buy It Now price of $7,500. What is unique about this car is that it is powered by a modified Ford 302 V8, four-wheel disc brakes… more»

Quirky And Clean: 1977 AMC Gremlin

By the end of 1976, sales of the AMC Gremlin were in free-fall, and the company knew that action was required if the car was going to continue to sell in reasonable numbers. Apart from a substantial restyle, they… more»

Mean and Green: 1974 AMC Gremlin

AMC was always a manufacturer that marched to the beat of a different drummer, but if truth be told, that was no bad thing. It allowed them to produce some of the most adventurous cars of the 1970s, and… more»

Stalled Before it Started: 1973 AMC Gremlin

The dictionary describes a gremlin as being a mischievous sprite that is responsible for unexplained electrical or mechanical faults. In hindsight, calling a car a Gremlin was probably not one of AMC’s finest pieces of marketing. Barn Finder Pat… more»