Results for: 1964 CHEVROLET CORVAIR MONZA

RealRides of WNY - 1964 Corvair

Came across this 1964 Chrevrolet Corvair Monzaback in 2004 parked in the lot of a Wheatfieldrestoration shop. This would be the final year for the first-generation air-cooled, rear-engine compact from Detroit. Model year 1965 would see a complete do-over, including the loss of the pillared coupes and sedans, which were replaced with two- and four-door hardtop body styles (the latter which was the

RealRides of WNY - 1964 Corvair

Brochure copywriters for the 1964 Chevy Corvair Monzahad some strange priorities. Here’s how they started the new Monza’s description: “Driving kicks are still standard on the ’64 Monza. For a moment, however, try forgetting about that rambunctious new engine and look inside the ’64 Monza. First, there’s a new horn ring.”A new horn ring?! Be still my beati

RealRides of WNY - 1964 Corvair

Day 1 of Compacts Week…In the waning days of the Eisenhower administration, America’s Big Three manufacturers (GM, Ford, and Chrysler) all introduced compact-sized cars to combat the onslaught of foreign cars (which by the late 1950s had really caught on with the North American car-buying public), as well as that ofthe Rambler American & Studebaker Lark (a couple of compact home-g