Twin Coach
   Phase 1 Refurbishing
   Phase 2 Refurbishing
   Phase 3 Refurbishing
Chrysler Products
Ford Cars
Contact Jay
1990 Dorsey Trailer
Mini Vehicles
Links to other sites
1966 Chevy Corvair Monza Convertible

1966 Chevy Corvair Monza Convertible
1966 Chevy Corvair Monza Convertible

1966 Corvair Monza Convertible

         General Motors introduced the Corvair in 1960. It was a controversial car from the very beginning. The competitors were campaigning against the car because the engine was in the rear instead of mounted in the front section of the car. They were saying you need the main weight in the front end of any car for it to travel safely and economically down the highway. The example they used was an arrow that was shot from a bow. The arrow head is not in the rear of the arrow but in the front to make it travel the straight course to its target.

         Of course how can we ever forget Ralph Nader. He had a one man crusade against the car when he wrote a book entitled “Unsafe at Any Speed? The Book was about the rear suspension of the Corvair not being stable in the turns and bouncy roads. His bad publicity about the car basically destroyed the sales of the Corvair. General Motors did change the rear suspension of the Corvair in late 1964. This car has the new style rear suspension and rides real nice.

         The reason that I have this car in my collection is because of its uniqueness. The Corvair is the only American manufactured car with a rear mounted, air-cooled engine. The car also had a short production and sales life span of nine years. This car was restored in 1985 and is in real nice shape. It rides and drives real well.

         The car is equipped with the six cylinder 110HP air-cooled engine, automatic transmission, AM/FM radio and heater. It is a fun car to drive with the top up or down.

Women's Indianapolis Colts Royal Blue 538 Diamond Stripe Socks,Women's Minnesota Vikings Cutter & Buck Purple Holly Park Tonal Stripe 3/4-Sleeve Knit T-Shirt,Green Bay Packers Pot Holder and Kitchen Towel Set Patriots Jerseys Wholesale.Women's Carolina Panthers G-III 4Her by Carl Banks Black Touchdown Tank Top,Men's Pittsburgh Steelers Junk Food Black Timeout Tank Top Patriots Jerseys On Sale.Mens Baltimore Ravens Majestic Purple Short Yardage VI Long Sleeve T-Shirt,Cutter & Buck Philadelphia Eagles Black Epic Long Sleeve Button-Down Shirt,Men's Atlanta Falcons Majestic Red Empty Backfield T-Shirt.Green Bay Packers Green-Gold Striped 2-Pack Team Logo Pacifiers,Houston Texans Critical Victory VII T-Shirt - Navy Blue.Youth Tampa Bay Buccaneers Red Unbreakable Flex Pullover Hoodie,Men's Tampa Bay Buccaneers Doug Williams Pro Line Orange Retired Player Jersey Patriots Jerseys Cheap.Men's Kansas City Chiefs '47 Black Crosstown Digi Camo Flanker T-Shirt,Men's San Francisco 49ers Nike Scarlet Stadium Classic Fly Performance Shorts.Nike New York Giants Women's Go Big T-Shirt - Royal Blue,Men's Chicago Bears New Era Graphite On Field 39THIRTY Flex Hat New England Patriots Jerseys Wholesale.Men's Cleveland Browns Historic Logo Josh Gordon Nike White Elite Jersey,Women's San Francisco 49ers G-III Sports by Carl Banks White Rookie Track Jacket,Tampa Bay Buccaneers Historic Logo Preschool Mesh Shorts - Red

Back to Chevy Home Page