I remember when my dad, a travelling salesman, purchased a new red '68 Javelin SST when I was 10 years old. He said he bought the Javelin over the Camaro & Mustang because it had a larger trunk. What really set it off is when he purchased the Motor Wheel Magnum 500's made right there in our hometown of Lansing. He brought home a loaner '69 AMX one time and I recall my brother and I sitting on its carpeted back hump as dad ran through the gears and our heads beating off the back glass on each shift of the 4-speed. We discovered on that ride what a muscle car really was. Dad went on to purchase a '71 Ambassador Bromham wagon, '72 Gremlin X & a '74 Matador coupe.
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