<VV> Early Canadian Corvair will not make the trip home

airvair airvair at richnet.net
Mon Jul 10 07:37:51 EDT 2006

Gee, Pete, maybe Pete C. would be good enough to bring it there for you.
Then you could say that your car made it, but you didn't! LOL


peter koehler wrote:
> Yes, I want to bring my little green 500 sedan back home
> to Oshawa on "Corvair Day". Unfortunately, the situation
> at work precludes me from attending any portion of the
> upcoming International Corsa Convention. Two weeks ago my
> employer, "The General", decided that I should pack up and
> move closer to Pittsburgh. Effective July 3rd I now call
> on a different group of GM dealers and need to sell this
> lovely little house in Hollidaysburg and move West a
> hundred or so miles. I am right in the middle of getting
> this place ready for the real estate market and tomorrow
> will make a decision (hopefully!) on what house I will be
> purchasing. #236 Oshawa-built Corvair 500 sedan has been
> sent back to Michigan where Pete Cimbala is keeping an eye
> on it for me. Maybe some time in the future I will be able
> to arrange a long term loan agreement with the Automotive
> Museum in Oshawa and have the car on display for all to
> see. This is the earliest production Corvair from the
> Oshawa plant known to still exist. It would have been fun
> to bring it home and visit with my Canadian friends,
> especially His Honor the Mayor of Oshawa, John C.M.Gray.
> Alas, maybe next time? - Caveman Pete Koehler

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