You and Your Gremlin: The Problem-Free Relationship

Here’s an ad for the American Motors Corporation’s notoriously unreliable 1975 Gremlin. Billed as an ultra-low maintenance car, it curiously seems to include at awful lot of maintenance parts and fees in the price – even a hotel room if it takes too long to fix!

AMC Gremlin

Brian Boone

From the middle of nowhere in the Pacific Northwest, I contribute to the Retroist, write for trivia publications, and blog about music in a humorous fashion. I feel about "Back to the Future" the way you feel about "Star Wars." Also, I'm married and have a child (sorry ladies, orphans).

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4 thoughts on “You and Your Gremlin: The Problem-Free Relationship

  1. So is this why AMC doesn’t exist anymore? Because they gave away a bunch of free stuff?

    I’ve always thought these cars were kind of cute.

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