Corvair at the 2012 Mitty at Road Atlanta

Fifteen Corvair racers attended The Mitty held at Corvair Atlanta April 2012.

Al Wicht 3
David Clemens 24
Rick Norris 36
Spencer Shepard 66
Mike Levine 4
Eddie Meadows 062
Jim Schardt 7
Dave Edsinger 18
Michael LeVeque 23
Robert Coffin 31
Bob Storc 35
Norman Latulippe 41
Curtis Wood 46
James Reeve, Jr. 51
Warren LeVeque 93

For photos of the event 2012 Mitty photos

You can view videos from the weekend on YouTube 2012 Mitty racing videos

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2011 Corvair Affair

The Central Florida Corvair Club held their annual fall Corvair Affair in Saint Augustine, Florida November 4-6, 2011. The event included a Friday night welcome meal, valve cover racing, part vendors, car show, autocross, rally, and an awards brunch. There also were many drawings for door prices. Even though the weather was a little on the cool side it stayed dry and a good time was had.

2011 Corvair Affair Photos

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2011 Corvairs in the Curves Autocross

The 2011 Corvairs in the Curves autocross was held October third in Anderson, SC at the Anderson Motor Speedway a 3/8 miles paved oval.

Photo gallery

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Jay Leno's 66 Chevrolet Corvair CorsaJay Leno's 66 Chevrolet Corvair Corsa

Jay Leno show off his 1966 Corvair Corsa. Jay has done his research and has a lot of good things to say about the Corvair.

Chevrolet Speedometer Gauge Repair - Instrument ClusterChevrolet Speedometer Gauge Repair - Instrument Cluster

Recently I had to fix the speedometer in my 2003 Silverado Truck. The estimates from the dealer were way to high. I found out you can get the replacement stepper motors and solder them in yourself for about $30 in materials.

I took some photos and video of the repair and posted them online. Follow the link below to see the article.

DSC_0305: DSC_0305Corvairs at Concours: Corvairs on display at the Hilton Head Concours

Approximately 30 Corvairs took place in the 2010 Hilton Head Concours and Jamboree honoring the 50th anniversary of the introduction of the Chevrolet Corvair. You can see the photos of the Corvairs at the 2010 Hilton Head Councours.

 

I am at the 2010 CORSA Convention being held in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. I will post photos here as I have time. So far there are photos of the Autocross held in Marshalltown on Sunday.

I have now posted photos from Monday and the Concours held on Tuesday.

Photos from Wednesday and the Autocross are now posted.

Photos from Friday's Car Display are up.

Photos of 2010 CORSA Corvair Convention.

 

Corvairs along St Johns River in Jacksonville

The 2009 CORSA Convention was held in Jacksonville, Fl on July 13-17. The convention was held at the Wyndham Jacksonville River Walk along side the St John's River. Events included the Concours and car display which was setup along the river. Featured this year was the 1969 model as this was the 40th anniversary of the model year.

Cruise in at Sonic: Cruise in at Sonic during the 2008 Fall AffairCruise in at Sonic: Cruise in at Sonic during the 2008 Fall Affair

Held in Raleigh, NC
October 24-26, 2008.

It was a good but rainy weekend in Raleigh for the 32nd annual Fall Corvair Affair hosted by CORSA/NC.

The weekend started with a cruise in Friday night to the local Sonic. About the time that was winding down it started raining. The nights entertainment was a movie in the hospitality room.

Super Monza - Corvair Museum: The Super Monza was a one-off GM Styling experiment.

The Corvair Museum was formed in 1994 to house and display Corvair historical and educational material. Property and income for the museum are solely from donations, primarily from CORSA members. Other individuals and organizations have contributed or provided items on loan to the museum. Exhibits at the museum include vehicles, mechanical displays, literature and artwork.

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