1966 Corvair with a LS2 V8

JB Granger’s 1966 Corvair was built for a season of Speed Channel’s “Are You Faster Than a Redneck” show that never happened and has competed in road racing and autocross events since 2015. A 6.0 L LS2 V8 that makes 389 hp at 6,000 rpm and 365 lb-ft at 4,400 rpm replaces the factory flat-six. … Read more

Videos of V8 Powered Corvair Racing

Watch as the owner of this 1966 Corvair with a 400 horsepower LT1 V8 races around the track. There is no music or effects in these videos just the sound of the V8. If you enjoy these the owner has several more on his Youtube channel. Source: David Button Youtube channel via OppositeLock

Corvair with a V8 Stuck in the Middle

Corvair with a V8

The Crown Corv-8 Corvair engine kit was created in the late 60’s by Ted Trevor. This kit allowed second generation (1965-1969) Corvair owners the ability to install different V8 engines in front of the rear axle. This gave the Corvair better weight distribution and performance. You can still buy this kit if you are interested. … Read more