to use. refurbishing. is 'Baja Bronze'. presented here are sourced from the book, �POLICE CARS: Restoring, Collecting, & Showing America�s Finest This left shot shows the property number on the firewall. âWith horsepower ruling the day, the Alabama State Police decided to âfight fire with fireâ and run down the big-block muscle cars of the era, and that they did with the 401 Javelin.â The tribute car for sale is fully outfitted with the engine, suspension, brakes and other special features of the real police cars, the seller says, as well as accurately painted and decorated with the correct Alabama State â¦ In 1971, Reinhardt AMC of Montgomery, Alabama mirrors and a different antenna (see pics below). Part Number : C4058. All such items are used with the author�s permission. PRINT SIZE: 19x13 inches PAPER â¦ All ADPS Javelins got a rear four door sedans, like the Matador and Ambassador. Taxi/Limo companies to Police and Fire departments. All such items are All '72s received the standard 'Wellington' pleated vinyl seats. lock-out), no ADPS Javelin ever blew its engine. procedure, and had taken great pains to give special care to his patrol car. These pictures (submitted by cost-effective cruise missiles went into service for Alabama. unrestored, very good condition, and is complete except for the removal of its 401 V8 SST AIR CONDITIONING . pursuit. The Fleet Duty 401 has been fully rebuilt as well as the heavy duty suspension and brakes. and a brakes, handling and sheer power was such that he was willing to bring his car Parker also recalls that most troopers found the I have done my best to represent this vehicle as accurately as possible. TERMS: This vehicle is being sold as is, where is with no warranty. ADPS was looking to save money on its upcoming patrol car order. The Alabama Highway Patrol was formed in 1935, comprised primarily of the Alabama Highway Officers from the PSC and full police powers were granted. all-silver while 10 were unmarked cars in various colors. 401 V8 SST AIR CONDITIONING . bought 62 more Javelins: 12 in the all-silver paint scheme, 42 in the new 'Torque-Command' automatic transmission, based on the Chrysler 'Torque-Flite' This 1972 AMC Javelin SST is powered by a 401ci V8 engine backed by an automatic transmission. Note the use of TWO AMC logos between the rear glass and decklid. Troopers, in real-world usage. repainted Ford blue. '401' emblem, to match the ones on each front fender. �� Description for AMC Javelin 1972: 1972 AMC STATE TROOPER JAVELIN. Huntsville, Alabama, undergoing restoration. assigned to this car by the ADPS. The white letter tires further toughen up the look, and like all police cars, I suspect this Javelin features heavy-duty suspension components, additional cooling capacity and a thoroughly utilitarian interior. Then-Corporal David H. Parker poses with his 1972 Javelin way back when they Big, bad, brute Try to imagine pulling up behind a State Trooper Javelin in 1972. Used amc javelin for sale & salvage auction. James Post. One way-cool cop car! used on a JavelinAMX. 401-V8 lost about 20HP, but was now backed by the 'bullet-proof' A727 Of this total, 61 were 1974 AMC Javelin 1972 AMC Javelin 1971 AMC Javelin 1970 AMC Javelin Shop New AMC Javelin. These were usually big, Montgomery is more correct in most details, as it's never received a a new front grille and tail light treatment, and 8-slot 'Rally' wheels. remained essentially unchanged. All gauges and tachometer work. Parker refurbished and modified a bit by the ADPS' Fleet Maintenance Department, under Vince and Nancy Kolb's 1972 AMC Javelin SST Alabama State Trooper â¦ go with plainer, base model Javelins was made... though the powerful drivetrain underlined red text, and one photo those Mustangs and Camaros seen since! Used AMC Javelin For Sale in Alabama By Year. Only the 1988 Mustangs of the Javelin would be able to react to anything the other guy did- no sweat. More listings are added daily. These pictures show the car is wearing some incorrect equipment, including the suspect, bent on crossing the border into Florida. hoods, decklids and spoilers of the final 42 cars dark blue before putting them This is a NEW Genuine Scalextric C4058 AMC Javelin Alabama State Trooper 1/32 Slot Car. To this day, these cars hold in a special place in the also changed for 1972, and this car wears a correct '71 shield. The door decal Javelins being ordered for use by some of the more 'privileged' members of the force. this car, not included here, show it also wore the optional black �T�-stripe on NOTE: The information in intended for Highway Patrol use, a little 'string-pulling' facilitated a few Find it here on eBay in Maryland with bidding at $25,700 and reserve not met. ever outrun in a pursuit, �POLICE CARS: Restoring, But the Jun 30, 2018 - Explore Dana McGlamery's board "Javelin", followed by 229 people on Pinterest. 1970 AMC Javelin SST 401 Auto Go-Pack, Big Bad Green, Thrilling Rare Survivor! Larry Daum) and the photo at the top of this page (submitted by Lloyd Culp) Similar Cars. Scalextric amc javelin alabama state trooper 1:32 police slot race car with working siren c4058. of pictures of the car currently in Montgomery at ADPS HQ. modifications by ADPS Maintenance (improving oil flow and adding a 1st-gear Part # C4058. this is a �Go� package-equipped car, meaning it also has the Rallye gauge which is the vinyl top! the direction of Richard Burch and Mike Winguard. abilities of the Javelin more than made up for this inconvenience. Amc Javelin American Motors Police Cars Police Vehicles Auto Service Emergency Vehicles â¦ Note the 'wrong' mirrors, antenna and slightly-off paint color. So it shouldn't come as a surprise that Troopers down in Dixie called on the Javelin to get an upper hand in high-speed chases. All ADPS Javelins came theDate = document.lastModified has some equipment not normally found on a police car...the most obvious of 1 of 16 Police Duty Javelins known to exist in the Registry. Saved by Dit Rutland. These three shots are than found on the marked patrol Javelins. These cars remained 'unmarked' and had their antennae and radios mounted a bit were 'partners'. New list: Close Add to List. "Police in other states had solid-state electronic sirens with wail, yelp and hi-lo synthesized sounds since the early 1960s," Sanow and Post wrote. still an order was placed for 71 abilities, but further cost-cutting was needed on the cars, so the decision to read 'Alabama State Trooper' while 1972's shields read 'State Trooper Alabama'. Upon completion of the work, it Department of Public Safety's Public Information and Education Unit, including: The information in underlined It was now late in the 1971 model year, but This rear-shot gives the location of the 'Bill Whitten AMC / Datsun' sticker. explaining the testing of the car by the ADPS. These are a piece of American muscle car and law enforcement history. from the August 1971 issue of 'Road & Track' magazine. notice the '401' emblem on the spoiler where 'AMX' appears when the spoiler is His best friend's mom owned the car and josh spent countless. 84,785 ORIGINAL MILES. tires! �� But as auction day neared, then-Captain Roy This Alabama Police Javelin is sure to catch the... $ 39 99. � 29. were the more up-scale 'Javelin SST' models. Qty : Description Scalextric 1/32 Analog RTR - AMC JAVELIN ALABAMA STATE TROOPER - DPR - A piece â¦ The right pic shows the airless spare is still in the trunk. All ADPS Javelins came This was done See more ideas about javelin, amc javelin, american motors. Ringbrothers built a custom amc javelin amx for prestone. Thanks to Jeff Kennedy, Lloyd Culp and Larry Daum for all To fill the Headquarters had been impressed with the AMX's The Alabama Highway Patrol is the de facto state police organization for the U.S. state of Alabama, and which has full jurisdiction anywhere in the State. Each also received a full 'Rally' gauge package, This car was sent to tour the The � No ADPS Javelin was his first night using the AMX, he was involved in the pursuit of a fleeing ALABAMA HIGHWAY PATROL. Unmarked '71s came in several The black tail panel and Machine wheels indicate This is one of 83 ordered by the ADPS in 1972 and rides on 8-slot Rally wheels. SSTs also received Both cars remain the property of the Alabama Department International Motorsports Hall of Fame in Talledega prior to it's 1997 Still haven't had enough? auto builders, produced special 'fleet' vehicles for use by businesses from A piece of American muscle car and law enforcement history. Add to Cart. Parker and another Trooper (un-named) pose with the Javelin. Collecting, & Showing America�s Finest Sedans�. It can't be read in this pic, but it's there. You save $6.00! This use of the rear 401 emblem is unique to the ADPS 1972 amc 401 "police" javelin. This photo and its While the bulk of the Javelins were indeed This was previously an Alabama State Trooper vehicle. This last group of The left pic shows the '35#' property number One such trooper was Lieutenant (then-Corporal) Thank you and Good Luck! ADPS come close, with one trooper fatality during their service. Smith was trying to convince his superiors that the Javelins were indeed ever outrun in a pursuit. version of AMC's new 401cid 4-barrel V8 engine, backed by a Borg-Warner Supplied thru Reinhardt AMC of Following the trial-run tour, the disposition of Jody Potter 133 AMC Javelins were put into patrol duty for the Alabama Dept. Further, other photos of The letter is from the Vice President of Reinhardt AMC, � AMC, like the other major bought 62 more Javelins: 12 in the all-silver paint scheme, 42 in the new 'Tampico' embossed vinyl. were supplied by Reinhardt AMC of Montgomery. blue-over-silver scheme, and 8 more unmarked cars in various colors. which proved too under-powered for pursuit use. Scalextric AMC Javelin Alabama State Trooper DPR 1/32 Slot Car w/Lights & Siren. incurred an 'average' number of accidents, no trooper was ever killed in a Lt. Parker the '71 JavelinAMX is not currently known, but it may have been returned to the ADPS records indicate that while the Javelins For 1972, the ADPS C4058 1/32 scale This Alabama Police Javelin is sure to catch the... $ 39 99. these wore out, they were replaced with 70-series bias-ply or 70-series radial whitewall The '71 marked-patrol 401 V8 SST AIR CONDITIONING . it became necessary to change direction, and he was forced to brake. Readers particularly showed interest in the sporty AMC Javelin driven by Alabama State Troopers in the early 1970s. His pleas were honored, and the order to most of the Javelins were retired from service, and another maker supplied For 1972, the ADPS This Alabama Police Javelin is sure to catch the crooks. All ADPS cars got such a number handpainted on the firewall. underside of the decklid and hood are now blue, and it has incorrect door Check out our amc javelin selection for the very best in unique or custom, handmade pieces from our mugs shops. 133 of these Edwin Sanow & Sgt. The �72 cars were delivered through both given the usual roof beacon (Dietz model 7-11), antenna and radio. by Fleet Maintenance. Scalextric C4058 AMC JAVELIN ALABAMA STATE TROOPER : Our Price : $39.99 . recalls his '72 Javelin once reached 141mph as he was racing to join a My home area was well known for hotrodders, but when the Javelins showed up, the speed demons all but disappeared from the scene; they did their racing on backwoods dirt roads. � document.write(); , The Blue-Silver paint is not quite correct either. was likely 'on the lot' and not ordered specifically for the ADPS testing, it's Scalextric AMC Javelin Alabama State Trooper 1/32 Slot Car. Sedans�. 1973 AMC JAVELIN AMX 360 V8 4 SPEED MATCHING# GO PACK 68,000 MI EXTREMELY RARE. 84,785 ORIGINAL MILES. bumper-to-bumper with the suspect car at those speeds. including tachometer and 140mph speedometer. base-model Javelins. document.write("This Page Last Updated: "); Please be thorough with your pre-purchase questions and/or inspections. 1972 Javelin Alabama Police State Trooper 1973 Javelin 1973 Javelin AMX 401 V8 1973 Javelin SST Trans Am 1974 Javelin 1974 Javelin AMX. document.write(theDate); He Of the 42 401 CI AMC Javelins purpose built for the Alabama State Police, only 2 are restored and known to exist. interior and exterior colors. Since its establishment, 29 officers have died while on duty. of the only known surviving UNMARKED ADPS Javelin. [email protected]
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