1968 Chevrolet Corvair

Monza Convertible

Zusammenfassung

  • Baujahr 
    1968
  • Automobiltyp 
    Cabriolet / Roadster
  • Lenkung 
    Links
  • Zustand 
    Gebraucht
  • Markenfarbe außen 
    Gold
  • Innenfarbe 
    Sonstige
  • Standort
  • Außenfarbe 
    Sonstige
  • Getriebe 
    Schaltgetriebe
  • Antrieb 
    Zweirad
  • Kraftstoff 
    Benzin

Beschreibung

Coys Auction - Légende et Passion
Espace Fontvielle
Monaco
Friday 30th April 2010 at 11AM
Registration Number: EU Registered Chassis Number: 105678W104849
The Corvair — like the Ford Falcon, Studebaker Lark, Nash Rambler, and the Plymouth Valiant— was one of the first of a new compact class introduced into the American market. These were offered in response to the small, sporty and fuel-efficient automobiles being imported into the USA from Europe by the likes of Volkswagen and Renault.
The Corvair stood out from the crowd of conventional cars offered at the time. With an engineering concept significantly different from other American offerings, the Corvair was part of GM‘s innovative Y-body ("Z"-Body from 1965-on) line of cars, being by far the most unusual, due to the location and design of its engine. The Corvair was powered by a rear-mounted, air-cooled flat 6-cylinder engine, like Porsche’s sports car. Most other compacts such as the Chevy II / Nova, and later, the sub