|A Blast From The Past---The Corvair UltraVan|
But on this day, when we turned into the parking lot, we saw that there was an even bigger than usual crowd.
|Vintage Corvairs are Arrayed at the Powell, Tennessee Wal-Mart on a Beautiful Saturday Afternoon|
|This is Melvin's Corvair in Mint Condition|
|The Mighty 80 Horsepower Engine is.....IN THE TRUNK!|
|We Talked With Jim, Melvin and Jack---Corvair Lovers and Great Guys|
|The Corvair UltraVan---Only 370 of Them Were Made|
|The Flight Deck Of The Mighty UltraVan|
|How'dja' Like to See This Monster Comin' Up Behind You On The Interstate?|
Ralph Nader originally made a name for himself with his 1965 book, "Unsafe at Any Speed". In that book, Nader trashed the safety of the car. This book indirectly led to the demise of the Corvair.
Jim owns one of the very rare UltraVans. Only 370 of them were made. And let me tell you, it is a piece. of. work.
|Sleeps Four to Eight-------Don't Ask|
This sweet baby sleeps from four to eight, depending. Don't ask on what it depends. Ha.
|Melvin and Jack Can Tell You a Thing or Three About the Corvair|