<VV> '65 Monza 140hp
shortle556 at earthlink.net
Fri Jun 11 11:22:41 EDT 2010
It was a "dealer installed option"? That I did not know.
Timothy Shortle in Durango Colorado
>From: Tony Underwood <tony.underwood at cox.net>
>Sent: Jun 11, 2010 5:49 AM
>To: virtualvairs at corvair.org
>Subject: Re: <VV> '65 Monza 140hp
>At 10:59 PM 6/10/2010, Western Canada CORSA wrote:
>>It's possible that it's legit. 95hp was the standard engine for 500's and
>>Monza's, 110 and 140s were both options. For that matter, the 3spd tranny
>>was the standard offering, w/ PGs and 4spd being the option.
>I have a 1965 140hp PG engine that I took out of a wrecked 500 4-door.
>The 140 engine ended up in almost anything when it was first
>introduced except for early '67 and even then it showed up as
>dealer-installed option, whereupon later in 1967 it began showing up
>'Vairs again until the end of production.
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