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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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Car & Driver look back on the Corvair





Last Year Corvairs!!!
All colors...





Corvair College
Whiteplains Sights & Sounds





L'il Red Corvair...
1st and best?





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.





Jay Leno & Corvairs | Vintage Snowmobiles: HCCTV
In the latest episode of HCCTV, we make the most of winter in our vintage snowmobile ride along, then discuss Corvairs with Jay Leno. For more visit http://www.hagerty.com





MY FAST CORVAIR with WEBERS 3.1 L
My 1965 Corvair Monza.





Corvair Valve Service & Adjustment
Corvair Valve Service & Adjustment filmstrip describing head removal , valve servicing and reassembly and adjustment. Don't miss the closing !





CORVAIR PROTOTYPE ENGINES
This was on display at the Pierce-Arrow Musuem..as I attended a gathering of Corvair enthusiasts..





CRASH: Ep 1: Carnage: Car Safety & Car Crashes: Pt 5: Quest to improve safety: Seatbelts & Airbags
From the UK Documentary Series CRASH: Episode 1 of 3: Carnage. This episode gives a brief history of car safety, showing how our love of the car soon became tarnished by a massive road toll in the 1950s and 60s and the designed in faults and dangers that were killing and injuring motorists at speeds as low as 10mph. The rise of consumerism in the 60s & 70s brought huge changes to the way automakers and governments thought about car safety and it is now a huge part of automotive engineering design. This episode also looks at some famous and infamous cars (the Mini, Corvair, Pinto) and many of the safety flaws in their design. In this episode: -Princess Diana Car Crash reconstruction (Part 1) -Alarming Fatalities of the 1950s (Part 2) -The Big 3, birth of car safety & the Mini (Part 3) -Uncontrollable Deaths, Ralph Nader, Corvair & Pinto (Part 4) -The Quest to improve car safety: Seatbelts & Airbags (Part 5) -Safety Sells: The 1980s & 1990s (Part 6) Episode 2: Fatal Attraction: The person behind the wheel: Driver Behaviour and Human Error in causing crashes. Episode 3: What Happened?: The role of the Car Crash Detective :Forensic reconstruction of fatal crashes.





Chevrolet Corvair Drivers Ed.
Chevy Corvair drivers Ed class with music from a chevy safe driving and assorted clips





Vintage 1964 Chevrolet Corvair Video Filmstrip
1964 Jam Handy internal use filmstrip highlighting the new 64 Corvairs





Tuning The Corvair Engine -Part 2
This is part 2 of the 1964 Jam Handy tune-up filmstrip. Be sure to watch the end !





380 horsepower Corvair engine
A short look at the 2 HP per cubic inch normally aspirated Corvair





1964 Chevy Corvair Spyder Fitch Monza Sprint Test Drive in HD
This is a Gorgeous example of a Finely restored Chevy Corvair! A Rear Engine, turbo Charged Flat Six powered classic. Drop the top and get ready for attention. This specific car is decked out with almost all of the Fitch Accessories! And it has a ton of Memorabilia! Enjoy. For more information please visit: http://www.bulletmotorsport.net/vehicles.html As Always Please Subscribe!





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


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


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


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


1968 Chevrolet Corvair 500: 15.340 @ 92.060
Bob Thomas, Engine: 164 CI Corvair, .030 over, Supercharger: none Turbos: none Tires: Kelly Springfield D60x13


1965 Chevrolet Corvair corsa coupe: 17.620 @ 76.680
Dan Ruble, Engine: 164, Supercharger: nada Turbos: none Tires: 6.50 13


 


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