1973 AMC Matador for sale 101094323
1973 AMC Matador
$11,995
Streetside Classics Phoenix
(866) 650-0345
Email
Advertisement
‹ See Similar Results

1973 AMC Matador

$11,995

Email Dealer

By using this service you accept the terms of Autotrader Specialty's Visitor Agreement.

Advertisement

Related Articles

Windy City Warriors

From around 1956 until the mid 1980s, Dodge, Plymouth and even Chrysler squads were the most ubiquitous police cars in North America. In fact, the biggest department, the NYPD, used Plymouth and Dodge squads almost exclusively until the rear-drive M body car was finally axed in 1989.

Savoy Faire is Everywhere

The no-frills Savoy two-door sedan was home to another engine of considerable repute, the infamous 413 Max Wedge, a Super Stock monster block Chrysler introduced in the spring of 1962.

Advertisement

Classic Car Overview

Its hard to find more full-size classic car distinction for the money. After all, a 1973 AMC Matador would already be a stand out way to arrive, even before you see all the survivor-like style of this V8 classic. We love a good AMC because they represent a cool classic American. And since theyre production figures were lower than The Big Three, that makes for plenty of rare distinction on the vintage car scene. So prepare to never fly under the radar with this full-sized sedan. We particularly like the look of these first-gen Matadors that offer a few gradual curves that go with the well-creased sheetmetal. Plus, this one was built before new bumper laws, so those bold chrome kings fit snugly to the design. This one a has a terrific premium look with the upgraded Vector wheels and a black vinyl roof that coordinates with the full-length black rub strip. But as you dig deeper you also see a highly original presentation. In fact, the Tran Am red paint shows signs being of what was applied at the Kenosha factory over four decades ago. And with a car that has averaged less than 1,500 miles annually, you can tell someone has cared for this far better than just some daily driver. The black vinyl roof is a nice preview of the black interior. And we especially like the cloth inserts on the seats that add coziness and character to this classic. Space and comfort for family and friends are two big reason to have a full-size vintage sedan like this one. Theres even been the addition of a sunroof. But the Matador was also developed during the era when the driver was king. Thats why the factory dual-spoke steering wheel gives you a commanding view of the driver-oriented dash. Because AMC offered a unique and artful presentation, were glad to see everything in place from the clear gauges, to the vertical AM radio thats still on display. The AMC 304 cubic-inch V8 is a great motor to have in the engine bay. It was unique to this independent automaker, so its nice to have such an authentic presentation under the hood. Everything from the valve covers to the decals are still correctly in place, so its also believed that this is the original motor to the car. And because the AMC V8 stayed in production well after the Chrysler takeover, parts availability should be as easy as any other American car. The V8 fires up nicely, and it produces plenty of torque to keep you going down the road with ease. Adding to this great cruising classic attitude are features like the three-speed automatic transmission, power steering, and power brakes. Complete with owners manual, youre looking at a lot of classic car distinction for quite an affordable price. Dont let this Matador slip away, call today!

Show More Show Less

Vehicle Specifications

  • VIN
    A3A157H155900
  • Classic Car ID
    101094323
  • Stock Number
    0694-PHX
  • Category
    American Classics
  • Body Style
    N/A
  • New/Used
    Used
  • Mileage
    68,023 miles
  • Engine
    304 V8
  • Drivetrain
    N/A
  • Transmission
    3 Speed Automatic
  • Exterior Color
    Red
  • Custom Color
    N/A

Classic Car Buyer's Tools

Finance

Get THE LOWEST MONTHLY PAYMENTS! We are a nationwide collector car finance company with over a decade of experience serving our clients. Give us a call today at (800) 717-5180 Apply now

Appraisals & Inspections

For the latest and most reliable Classic and Collectible Car prices, values, production numbers and local car clubs, always trust NADAguides.com. Get more info

Suspect Fraud? Report it