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Cars > CorvairJim’s Garage > “Sir Isaac”


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M –53
Norristown, Pennsylvania
United States


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Nov 19, 2011 at 12:30 am
I'm with RangeMan. I don't think I've ever seen one of these. It's a sharp looking car!
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Aug 15, 2011 at 12:45 am
I had forgotten that they made 4-door Corvairs in the newer style. Thata's a great looking car.
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Aug 15, 2011 at 12:21 am
I wish my Cavy looked this HOTT! wink image

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Challenges W: 23 L: 3


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Storm Trooper

2000 Pontiac Sunfire

Owner: Gypsy

  • Storm Trooper: 10 pts (loss)
  • Sir Isaac: 25 pts (win)
  • Total votes: 7
  • Ended: Dec 11, 2012
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The Tank

1964 Chevrolet Bel Air


  • The Tank: 15 pts (loss)
  • Sir Isaac: 55 pts (win)
  • Total votes: 14
  • Ended: Nov 28, 2011
Photo of a 1995 Ford Thunderbird

1995 Ford Thunderbird

Owner: Zanting

  • Lightning: 42 pts (loss)
  • Sir Isaac: 73 pts (win)
  • Total votes: 23
  • Ended: Nov 14, 2011

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1965 Chevrolet Corvair Monza Sport Sedan (Sir Isaac)

Last updated Aug 13, 2011  

Photo of a 1965 Chevrolet Corvair Monza Sport Sedan (Sir Isaac)


(I don't have this car anymore. Believe it or not, it was stolen right out of my locked garage while it was partially disassembled for restoration back in the mid 1990's. The car's picture, and those in it's album, are of a similar car sourced from the Internet.)

As a Corvair nut, it's kind of obvious that I like unusual cars. Well, this one was unusual even for a Corvair! How's this for a build sheet: The base 95 h.p. engine hooked up to the optional 4-speed transaxle, and powering the rare factory-optional air conditioning? Not only that, but it had the ultra-rare AM/FM radio too! I got a great screamin' deal on this car, and it served me very well as a nice weather car as well as taking myself and my three kids in comfort to several out-of-town Corvair Club events. It may not have been blindingly fast, but that air conditioning sure made up for a lot of that!


164 c.i.d., horizontally opposed, air-cooled 6-cylinder engine

95 h.p.

4-speed manual transaxle

0-60: @14 seconds

1/4 mile: @18.5 seconds

Top Speed (Rated): 105 mph

Top Speed (observed): 90 mph

Factory Options

4-Speed Manual Transaxle

Air Conditioning (Includes Soft Ray Tinted Glass)

AM/FM Pushbutton Radio

Lighting Group (Includes Engine Compartment, Trunk, Glovebox, and Ashtray Lights)

Deluxe Seat Belts (Front)

Deluxe Seat Belts (Rear)

Full-Width Floor Mats

Bumper Guards

Sand Beige Paint

Black Vinyl Interior


Absolutely NO modifications except for modern Radial tires. It still wore it's original wheel covers

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