1969 AMC Ambassador SST

1969 AMC Ambassador SST

AMBASSADOR — (SIX/V-8) — SERIES 80 — The Ambassador received a major face lift for 1969, with an all-new frontal treatment featuring horizontal, quad headlamps. The wheelbase was increased to 122 inches, a four-inch gain. The track was widened to 60 inches. The new front end had a sculptured hood and a new plastic grille with twin, oblong-shaped inserts finished in black-out style. An Ambassador signature was placed at the left-hand side of the upper insert. Horizontal taillamps were set into a rear deck beauty panel There were also notch style taillight lenses integral with the rear fender extension caps and viewable from the side of the car. They served as side marker lamps and, directly ahead of them, there was another bright metal Ambassador script. The Ambassador had the same equipment as the Rebel SST, plus standard air conditioning; front sway bar; 8.25 × 14 blackwall tires; and a 155-hp two-barrel ver ...

 

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