<VV> Unique Corvair powered car

Jim Houston jhouston001 at cfl.rr.com
Sat Aug 16 08:43:50 EDT 2008

I like the parking brake handle between the seats, although the shape 
(being designed to be under the dash) looks a little weird.  (thinking 
out loud . . . )  I wonder how hard it would be to move the handle on a 
LM?  of course, I think some other handle might look better . .

Jim Houston
'65 Monza coupe

C. Cloutier wrote:
> Funky car.  I used to have a 71 Camaro  so the styling brought back 
> memories.  To be honest that car's not my taste, but it's interesting.
>  But one thing struck me:  the engine is just hanging in space there 
> like in a buggy.  If that's a workable setup, then why did the engineers 
> back in the day do all the shrouding and the engine seal and all?   And 
> in this particular car, I didn't see any venting up top, so, I would 
> imagine cooling air comes UP from the road, has to get sucked in by the 
> fan and then heated air blown out the bottom.  I'm not sure that's the 
> ideal setup.  Just thinking out loud.  
> Caroline
> Keene, NH
>> Message: 2
>> Date: Thu, 14 Aug 2008 09:15:14 -0400
>> From: Bruce Schug <bwschug at charter.net>
>> This was sent to me by Al Hilderbrand. Quite a unique Corvair-powered car!
>> http://tinyurl.com/6cdvbd
>> Bruce W. Schug
>> Ebay Motors, item # 220 267 546 925      Al
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