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Speaking in Tongues (Part One)

Myself and a friend had traveled all through the night in his bright red AMC Pacer after visiting with some newfound friends in Pittsburgh following a large outdoor Christian festival north of the city. Our destination was CBN, home of The 700 Club, back at a time when Pat Robertson’s name was held in higher […]

This 1977 AMC Pacer wants your mom's number

10 months agoVehicles / Cars : Motor Authority

There's nothing wrong with a 1977 AMC Pacer that a 351 Windsor can't fix. These things came from their Kenosha, Wisconsin manufacturing facility with one of two inline-6s: a 238 or a 258. The latter, more potent mill produced an unflattering 114 horsepower and 192 pound-feet of torque. At around 3,000 pounds, the car was not what you'd call spry...

Sci-Core Indoor-Outdoor Practice Golf Balls

10 months agoSports / Golf : Hooked On Golf

My short game needs more work than a 1975 AMC Pacer.  It’s nice to have a six-sleeve of Sci-Core indoor/outdoor practice golf balls handy to practice my chipping and pitching in the hallway. I can even hit flops from the bottom of the stairs to the landing, then up the other half of the stairway […]

Just Cool Cars: This '75 AMC Pacer outpaces them all

The Pacer gets no respect -- but maybe one with a Corvette engine will        

Just Cool Cars: 1975 AMC Pacer

USA TODAY's Chris Woodyard talks to Chris Denove about his classic and meticulously restored 1975 AMC Pacer.        

The world’s best-known ’76 AMC Pacer sets auction record in Las Vegas

The Wayne’s World 1976 AMC Pacer. Photos courtesy Barrett-Jackson. According to the latest value guides, a 1976 AMC Pacer in excellent overall condition (but falling short of concours-quality) should be worth in the neighborhood of $6,000, but when that Pacer is the original Mirthmobile, driven by Wayne Campbell and Garth Algar (actually, Mike Myers and […]

'Wayne's World' Pacer hits Barrett-Jackson auction block

I see a little silhouette of a car...It's a Pacer, a Pacer, will you be the one who buys it? Normally we wouldn't be too excited to share the details about a 1976 AMC Pacer coming up for sale. This one, though, is a bit different. That's because it belonged to one Garth Algar. Yes, the very same Garth that was one half of the "Wayne's World" cable...

The AMC Pacer From Wayne’s World Goes Up For Auction Soon

last yearVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

This is the real world; it’s not just fantasy. If you open your eyes and look up toward lot 608 at Barrett-Jackson in Las Vegas next week, you may just make yourself into a poor boy (or girl), because the recently restored 1976 AMC Pacer used in Wayne’s World is up for auction. Read more...

The AMC Pacer from Wayne's World is going up for auction

The recent restoration includes a new stereo. The new owner will be able to rock out to Queen in HiFi. Continue reading The AMC Pacer from Wayne's World is going up for auction The AMC Pacer from Wayne's World is going up for auction originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 07 Oct 2016 13:36:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

“IT’S PERHAPS THE MOST VALUABLE PACER IN THE WORLD!” Excellent! The AMC Pacer Used In Wayne’s World…

“IT’S PERHAPS THE MOST VALUABLE PACER IN THE WORLD!” Excellent! The AMC Pacer Used In Wayne’s World Up For Sale.

Year, Make and Model – 1977 AMC Pacer

[Editor’s Note: When we disabled comments on Finds of the Day, some readers were vocal about losing a forum to discuss past ownership experience with a particular automobile. To fix that, we’re introducing a new series entitled “Year, Make and Model,” where readers are free to discuss cars with as much enthusiasm as they’d like, […]

What The Hell Is Going On With This Weird Minivan Appendage?

2 years agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

One of our loyal, sexy readers was heading into work this morning, listening (probably) to the audiobook of the Chilton’s AMC Hornet/Pacer/Gremlin repair manual, when they saw this, um, minivan. With a small addition. Now I just want to know WTF is going on with this. Read more...

FLASHBACK: Recalling When Hipsters of the Lower Haight Tried to Own and Operate an AMC Pacer for a Laugh or Two

TweetThis was the scene on Haight Street back in the aughts (and back when CWNevius still lived in the East Bay, where he belongs and where he’d be happier) – four urban youts inside of one AMC Pacer: This thing was advertised as the “first wide small car,” and maybe it was. (Back in the […]

Recommended Reading: AMC Cars 1954-1987

3 years agoVehicles / Cars :

Since it was first published back in 2004, AMC Cars 1954-1987 has been considered the go-to book regarding the history of the cars built by the American Motors Corporation. From Ramblers to Hornets, Javelins to Pacers, they’re all featured here. Among its 158 pages, this softcover book covers all the different automobiles that AMC produced […]

The Fishbowl That Saved The World and Why You Should Lose The Camera

3 years agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Assembled here are some of the best Oppositelock posts from March 29th through April 4th. It includes the 40th Anniversary of the AMC Pacer, saving a 4x4 from flipping, the Texas Hill Country Rallye, a history lesson on the Lincoln Continental and more. Read more...

Hemmings Find of the Day – 1977 AMC Pacer

3 years agoVehicles / Cars :

Ladies and germs, a Pacer with a complete, unfaded, only slightly worn interior. This 1977 AMC Pacer station wagon for sale on has to be one of the few remaining Pacers with an interior that hasn’t cracked and crumbled to pieces, thanks in part to spending the last 38 years parked in a carport […]

For $7,500, This 1978 AMC Pacer Wagon Is Phat

3 years agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Did you know that the AMC Pacer was originally designed around a GM engine? The mill in today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe Pacer wagon is from the General, but not the Wankel originally envisioned. Could it's price however, be something you could see paying? Read more...

Supercar That Runs On Salt Water Approved For Use On European Roads

3 years agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

It's got a motor at each wheel, gullwing doors, makes a Fisker look like an AMC Pacer, and can go from stationary to 60 MPH as fast as a GT-R. It's powered by something similar to a fuel cell that uses salt water as an electrolyte. And now it's legal to drive on European roads. Read more...

The One Glaring Fault Of The Seinfeld Super Bowl Reunion

The AMC Pacer is the George Costanza of cars if we’re to believe the Super Bowl special of "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee" that brought George, Jerry and Newman back together for the big game. Though both Costanza and the Pacer are...Show More Summary

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