1965 AMC Rambler Classic 770 Convertible

Often overlooked, those that really appreciate them cars know what great cars these are.  Doesn't this 1965 AMC Rambler Classic 770 Convertible look great in Frost White with red interior? What's more, it is unlikely this car has ever had a repaint!

With only 25,000 original miles this car has clearly been cherished and garage kept all its life.

The Rambler Classic was an intermediate-size car with a 112 inch wheelbase and 195 inches long.

With a restyle for 1965 the new Ramblers were billed as the "Sensible Spectaculars" referring to their brand new styling.

The Classic Series was split into 3 trim levels; the '550', '660', and '770'. As a 770 this car has the highest trim level.

1965 Rambler Classic Convertible Interior

Stunning, 'as new', all-vinyl interior

Standard features of the 770 included; weather eye heater, armrests front and rear, turn signals, dual visors (padding on the convertible, an option on other models), cigarette lighter, two front ashtrays, front seat belts, carpets, locking glovebox, richer appointments and trim.

1965 Rambler Classic Convertible

New squared off rear for '65 with wraparound taillights

Power comes from a 232 cubic inch straight six engine paired with a three-speed manual transmission.

1965 Rambler Classic 770 Convertible

Side view

There were 4,953 Rambler 770 Series Convertibles built for the 1965 model year with a base price of $2,696. This car is also equipped with power steering which was an $85.95 option.

This car is currently for sale on eBay. (follow the link for even more photos)

Recommended Reading

AMC Cars 1954 - 1987

AMC Cars: 1954-1987 (An Illustrated History) by Patrick R. Foster

Covers AMC from its beginning in 1954 right through to its demise in 1987. Great book with plenty of photographs.

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