For Sale: 1966 AMC Ambassador in Chandler, Arizona

$27,000

Vehicle Description

The 1966 Ambassador was the first model to carry the AMC nameplate as the Rambler name was being transitioned out. Fittingly, AMC chose the high styled Ambassador 990 to lead the AMC nameplate into the future. The AMC Ambassador 990 stands as the pinnacle of the AMC automotive brand. It was the “top-of-the-line” mark for AMC going head to head with GM, Ford and Chrysler. This 1966 AMC Ambassador 990 Cross Country Station Wagon is arguably one of the most RARE and most unique of all AMC’s in existence today. With its original drive train, numbers matching, highly optioned from the factory and now having received a complete ground-up restoration this gorgeous and flawless Ambassador Wagon possess only 70,000 ACTUAL Miles. Few AMCs and even fewer station wagons ever become as storied as this special Cross Country Ambassador Wagon. Winning a “Best of Show” at AMC sanctioned events this 1966 AMC Ambassador has also been featured in the Classic Car Bible, “Hemmings Motor News” and was also in the 2014 AMCRC calendar as the July featured car. With a complete ground-up restoration, the paint is exceptional and flawless in every detail, the interior is just as gorgeous as the day it left the factory. So highly optioned this Wagon has very RARE options including from factory air conditioning, factory cruise control, an AM-FM Transistor Radio, side hinged rear tailgate, Kleenex Dispenser and much more. Even more impressive on the list of options for this top-of-the-line 990 Ambassador, it was factory equipped with the Ultra-RARE and potent 327 cubic inch engine and two-tone paint. In an era of truly special cars, this AMC Ambassador Cross Country wagon was an automotive design statement all to its own, and it remains spectacularly beautiful and correct to this day. HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE: Original Arizona Car from Galloway Motors in Tucson AZ Ground-Up Restoration Original AMC 327 CI Engine Original Borg Warner 3 Speed Automatic Transmission Original Crescent Light Green/Frost White Two Tone Paint Scheme Optional Side Hinged Rear Tailgate Power Tailgate Glass Optional Tilt Steering Wheel Optional Factory Air Conditioning Optional Factory Cruise Control Optional Power Steering Optional Power Brakes Optional Heavy Duty Alternator Optional Electric Windshield Wipers Original All Transistor AM-FM Radio Optional Chrome Luggage Rack Optional Locking Gas Cap Optional Wire Wheel Covers White Wall Radial Tires Optional Original Art Deco Deluxe Design Cloth and Vinyl Head Rests Tinted Windows Kleenex Dispenser A Million Ash Trays and an AMC “Best of Show” Trophy almost as Tall As The Car Itself! This Ambassador Cross Country Wagon, starts, runs and drives equally as good as it looks. With a cold factory A/C and original AM/FM stereo, this car is road ready for car shows, club rallys and just plain cruising and showing off. In a world of endless classic Chevrolets, this AMC Ambassador Wagon stands out as one of the most unique and rare designs and styles of the era. It is truly adored by everyone who sees it and is sure to remain as a timeless piece of Americana.

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-905996
  • Year:1966
  • Make:AMC
  • Model:Ambassador
  • Exterior Color:Green
  • Interior Color:Green
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Stock Number:66AMC
  • VIN:A6KA85P117713
  • Tinted Windows:Yes
  • Drive Train:Rear-wheel drive