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Hot Rod Corvair street rods
Posted by: Al ()
Date: March 20, 2007 08:06PM

Hi

I found these in my collection of magazines, I have set aside others if anyone would like to see them.

thanks

Al



1966 Crown V8
1971 Buick GS 455

Innisfil Ontario Canada

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Re: Hot Rod Corvair street rods
Posted by: Al ()
Date: March 20, 2007 08:15PM

Well two more for now.



1966 Crown V8
1971 Buick GS 455

Innisfil Ontario Canada

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Re: Hot Rod Corvair street rods
Posted by: beguiled ()
Date: March 20, 2007 08:20PM

That rod is way cool.

Shawn S.
Charles City, Iowa
1962 Corvair Monza (Black with Red interior)
1963 Corvair Spyder (Red with Black interior)
Member of ICE (Iowa Corvair Enthusiasts)
63 Spyder_small

Re: Hot Rod Corvair street rods
Posted by: marv ()
Date: March 20, 2007 11:34PM

LUV the radiator shell

Re: Hot Rod Corvair street rods
Posted by: "UNSAFE" ()
Date: March 21, 2007 12:21AM


I can't find any pics but I remember a Model T pickup rod with the corvair motor in the rear under the bed. I remember the motor had a lot of chrome and was a 140 running on only two carbs

"UNSAFE"
Kevin Willson
65 Monza
Juneau. Alaska

Re: Hot Rod Corvair street rods
Posted by: MattNall ()
Date: March 21, 2007 06:30AM

"UNSAFE" Wrote:
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> > I can't find any pics but I remember a Model T
> pickup rod with the corvair motor in the rear
> under the bed. I remember the motor had a lot of
> chrome and was a 140 running on only two carbs
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Terry Kalp has a similar car

Re: Hot Rod Corvair street rods
Posted by: Woodkeeth ()
Date: March 21, 2007 06:52AM

I think Tex Smith had one. As the editor of some street rod mags and books it showed up a few times. I know I have some references but they are in storage and I can't get to them now. Somebody had another one here recently.

Keith.

Re: Hot Rod Corvair street rods
Posted by: Al ()
Date: March 21, 2007 07:15PM

OK

here is a 31 ford pick up with turbo motor, this sounds similar to what you described Kevin.





1966 Crown V8
1971 Buick GS 455

Innisfil Ontario Canada

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Re: Hot Rod Corvair street rods
Posted by: "UNSAFE" ()
Date: March 21, 2007 07:59PM

The one I remember was a Model T, the bed was mounted higher up but also shorter in height than the A in the pic..
Ihe corvair motor was in plain sight from the rear under the bed kinda like you'd expect to see in a dune buggy.
It's been a long time but I'm pretty sure it was a heavily chromed 140 with two carbs removed.

Thanks for sharing the pics !


Anyone got the magazine pictured below ? I'd like to read about that 3 engined Corvair !

"UNSAFE"
Kevin Willson
65 Monza
Juneau. Alaska

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Re: Hot Rod Corvair street rods
Posted by: MattNall ()
Date: March 21, 2007 08:31PM

Terry Kalps! [members.cox.net]


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