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Who Killed the Corvair?

Was it Ralph Nader? Bad publicity? General Motors? The muscle car? Larry Claypool, Corvair historian, explains his theory on the demise of the unique, rear-engined car at the Orphan Auto Picnic in August 2009.


 


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Ralph Nader: Unsafe at Any Auto Show
National History Day project by Abe Zumwalt of Charles Wright Academy, focusing on Ralph Nader's legendary book and its effect on the Chevrolet Corvair (and the American auto industry as a whole).





CORVAIR: UNSAFE AT ANY SPEED?
A couple of interviews with Corvair owners at the South 71 Cruiser's Cruise Night event this month. Lots of other cars there, but the Corvairs seemed like an interesting topic to record. Audiotrack: Niles Blues by Kevin MacLeod furnished royalty-free by incompetech.com Under Section 107 of the Copyright Act 1976, allowance is made for fair use for purposes such as criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching, scholarship, and research.





CORVAIR SAFETY DVD VIDEO PREVIEW
This is the first 10 minutes from the 2 hour DVD produced by UNSAFE Productions. Check out corvair center forum or corvairforum.com for more info.





1965 Chevrolet Corvair Corsa Convertible for sale with test drive, walk through video
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1984 Opel Corsa C 20 LET: 10.000 @ 133.000
Mario Thalheim, Engine: C20let, Supercharger: - Turbos: KKK 29/26 Tires: M&H Drag


1997 Opel Corsa B: 10.706 @ 133.750
Luc Lucchesi, Engine: Opel 20XE, Turbos: T3/T4 Tires: M&H Racemaster 24.5x8.5x15


1998 Opel Corsa B: 11.800 @ 121.000
Serban, Engine: C20LET, Turbos: Precision Turbo 5857 Billet Tires: MH 24,5/8,5-15


1997 Opel Corsa : 12.410 @ 0.000
Herwin Rovero (YAKO), Engine: 1800cc, Tires: mickey thompson drag 22x8x13


1983 Opel Corsa A: 12.572 @ 117.000
Corsa2L16Valve, Engine: C20XE, Supercharger: no Turbos: no Tires: toyo R888


2002 Vauxhall Corsa corsa c c20let: 12.673 @ 113.760
Ian milne, Engine: C20LET, Turbos: KKK28 Tires: TOYO PROXEY 888 SG


1963 Chevrolet Corvair : 12.715 @ 107.370
Matt Smith, Engine: 383 chevy, Supercharger: no Turbos: no Tires: BF Goodrich


1999 Opel Corsa Corsa B C20XE: 13.400 @ 105.000
Roysen Chetty, Engine: C20XE, Tires: m&h semi slicks


1992 Opel Corsa A: 13.913 @ 97.190
D. Jansen, Engine: c20xe, Supercharger: - Turbos: - Tires: Toyo R888


1994 Vauxhall Corsa GSi: 14.000 @ 92.000
baz, Engine: 1.6 16v, Tires: low profiles avon z3s


1994 Opel Corsa B GSI: 14.449 @ 97.280
Juul, Engine: 1998cc, Supercharger: no Turbos: no Tires: Toyo R888


1965 Chevrolet Corvair monza: 14.600 @ 95.020
Kevin Willson, Engine: 3.1 liter,


1991 Opel Corsa А: 14.648 @ 100.000
Paco, Engine: 20XE, Tires: 195 - 50 - 15


1966 Chevrolet Corvair Sandrail: 14.710 @ 86.650
Clark Hartzel, Engine: 164ci stock, Tires: NASCAR Slicks


1998 Opel Corsa B, Gsi: 14.820 @ 91.000
axel, Tires: Toyo 888 Semi slicks


1998 Opel Corsa B: 14.831 @ 91.000
Axel, Engine: X1.6XE, Tires: Toyo 888


1966 Chevrolet Corvair Corsa Turbo coupe: 14.960 @ 96.040
Dan Ruble, Engine: 164, Turbos: 1964 spyder turbo Tires: 7.00 13


2000 Vauxhall Corsa 2.0l Redtop: 14.986 @ 92.160
Darren Copping, Engine: 2.0l Redtop,


1997 Opel Corsa B: 15.000 @ 0.000
Johan Schaap, Engine: 2.0 16v, Tires: toyo t1-r


2000 Vauxhall Corsa Club: 15.035 @ 93.950
Jay Carr, Engine: 2.0 16v conversion,


 


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