Charlie Friend.... Worlds Fastest Corvair?
A retired Air Force Pilot from Alamagordo, New Mexico is now building his third car! This car will be a serious attempt as setting the "Unlimited record" in Open Road Racing!
First off the new Mendola 5 speed transaxle with it's 4th gear in between the old 930's 3rd and 4th for a top speed in 3rd of 150 mph, 4th - 180 mph, 5th -214 mph plus!
Engine, All aluminum 406 ci small block Chevy, 12 to 1 compression. Dart block, Brodix heads, 850 Holley, Victor JR intake, Eagle forged rotating assembly, Comp Cams solid roller cam, built my own headers from a Hedman kit, dual MSD ignitions.