Finelines: 1968-’74 AMC Javelin
FineLines Feb 8, 2016


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Use: Media professionals demanding top-quality automotive content for their print products and/or Web sites. Professional artwork, editing.

What it is: Many of you asked if we could put our expertise to work to create a feature that covers not just classic cars, but those vehicles that have left an indelible mark on car culture. The Fine Lines series examines significant vehicle marques, their backgrounds and their contributions to the history of the automobile. All this, with real artwork.

Product specifications

  • Mac and PC page layout with accompanying text and
    art files for maximum work flexibility.
  • About 850 words: separate text file included.
  • Layout is 8×21.5 inches (newspaper), but can be
    reconfigured by your designer to fit most spaces.
  • PDF of layout included.
  • High-resolution artwork suitable for print.
  • Includes Photoshop layers file of main art.
  • Multi-platform page layout opens with either Quark
    Xpress or Adobe Indesign.
  • Fonts are not included, but we attempt to stay with
    standard system fonts. If not, just change the fonts to
    match your style.


People will generally cheer on an underdog, but when push comes to shove, will they actually bet on one? When it came to the AMC Javelin, tens of thousands did exactly that, by signing in the dotted line. At the time, that probably seemed like a big gamble based on American Motors Corporation’s past effort at sportiness. The car was called the Marlin – referring to one of the toughest, sleekest and most difficult-to-catch trophy fish found in any ocean – but it was really a floundering fish, right from Day One.

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