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Ok, enough about that. I could be wrong. I pick up a little color change between the front clip being a touch lighter than the adjacent doors are? Yes, a 4-speed! The seats look like new as does almost everything other than the carpet, and the unusual bright green dash top. Can that be original? AC in a Vega is pretty impressive, though, hopefully it can be brought back to working condition.
This car was stored inside under a cover for a number of years when it was discovered. The seller removed the old gas and the gas tank and resealed and reinstalled it and now it runs great. The Pinto wagon had a 2. They had a similar time with the Vega beating it by a half-second. All things being equal: if you had to choose one: Vega kammback or Pinto wagon?
That was a dealer installed AC under dash unit. While AC was available fromit was built into the vehicle with a thicker radiator and special dash.
Watched a brand new 77 wagon start to blow smoke and self destruct after 6 months. Great style, lousy aluminum engine. We had one of these, new, i think a They were designed to have a 2.
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What model is your car? Which location is the damaged glass in? What body style is your car? Zip Code.This Vega GT is the wagon model, which is quite possibly one of the most attractive two-door wagons ever built. This one even takes its Camaro-esque nose and adds to that a Camaro-esque black hood stripe which contrasts nicely with its Mountain Dew-yellow paint.
Do the Dew! That good looking body does exhibit some road rot, but the ad claims it to be minimal. There is a roof rack too and I think seeing one of those on a Vega wagon these days is even more rare than seeing a Vega wagon.
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The dash is cracked in a number of places and - sigh - a Grant GT steering wheel has taken up residence in there too. Mechanically things are a little more positive. Lastly, the parking brake looks like it could use an adjustment. The successor Monza even continued the same tidy wagon body, albeit with a dorky nose and big bumpers. Is that a deal to own a slice of automotive history?
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Browse Category. Search Tools. Set an Alert. All Original clean West Coast Car! Has been in Sout This Car is all stock, Looks like it came of the show room floor, total mileage is a whopping Body strapped to jeep frame, One piece Tilton those, no engine or transmission You are looking at a Chevrolet Vega Kammback Wagon pretty solid car no engine it has manual tr Local originally sold out of Lou Grubb Chevrolet.
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Bucket seats, air-conditioning, automatic floor Contact Seller. Refine Search. Pick of the Day: Porsche SC comes with complete owner history. Recently Viewed.This 2-door Vega wagon is available in Santa Rosa, California with a clean title. Early Vega models were notorious for having serious rust problems, so it is relieving to see that both the interior and exterior of this Vega are in solid condition. The V8 pairs to a 2-speed Powerglide automatic transmission and a recently rebuilt bolt rear end.
I do have to say, I love the combination of the skinny tires up front and meaty ones in the rear, and supposedly, the drivetrain allows this Vega to run the quarter mile in 13 seconds.
Would you enjoy cruising around in this swapped Vega, or would you pass on this oddball? I personally would take a Corvair over a Vega. I love this thing. This is exactly the type of hot rod I grew up with. Fast enough, loads of fun, simple and a little scary. Just cool. Good looking ride. Could be a lot of fun for cheap money. I love the car, think it would be a blast, to go to work, or the grocery store.
Maybe even some stop light to stop light fun. Best of luck to seller and buyer. Seller sounds like a straight shooter. Check out his 55 for sale as well. It was for this kind of stuff!!! Not really an oddball, not to some of us anyways. There were bolt in kits available for these all over the hot rod mags in the 70s.
It was a pretty common swap, and these would occasionally show up in the Philly classifieds. Ex street racers maybe? I always liked the mini Camaro front end treatment of the early Vega. The Vega came out when I was 10 years old, and I thought it was the coolest looking car.
I even cut Vega car ads out of my parents magazines!The Chevrolet Vega is a subcompact automobile that was manufactured and marketed by GM 's Chevrolet subdivision from to Available in two-door hatchbacknotchbackwagonand sedan delivery body styles, all models were powered by an inline four-cylinder engine with a lightweight, aluminum alloy cylinder block. The Vega first went on sale in Chevrolet dealerships on September 10, .
Variants included the Cosworth Vegaa short-lived limited-production performance model, introduced in the spring of Despite a series of recalls and design upgrades, the Vega's problems tarnished both its own as well as General Motors' reputation. Production ended with the model year. The car was named for Vegathe brightest star in the constellation Lyra.
Chevrolet and Pontiac divisions worked separately on small cars in the early and mid s. Ed ColeGM's executive vice-president of operating staffs, working on his own small-car project with corporate engineering and design staffs, presented the program to GM's president in GM chose Cole's version over proposals from Chevrolet and Pontiac, and gave the car to Chevrolet to sell.
Corporate management made the decisions to enter the small car market and to develop the car itself. Ed Cole was chief engineer and Bill Mitchellvice-president of design staff, was chief stylist.
Cole wanted a world-beater in showrooms in 24 months. Blueprints apparently did exist, however, they were an amalgam of competitive subcompact vehicles from overseas, including some that GM overseas operations produced. Musser Jr. Musser said, "This was the first vehicle where one person was in charge", and that his team "did the entire vehicle". As GM president, Cole oversaw the car's genesis and met the projected schedule.
The Vega was conceived in to utilize newly developed all-aluminum die-cast engine block technology — the first sand-cast aluminum blocks had preceded the decision to build the car by two years.
A relatively large displacement engine with good low- speed torque was decided on, with gear ratios for low engine rpm to achieve fuel economy. Engine testing totalled 6, miles. Chevrolet instituted a new management program, the car line management technique, to produce the all-new car in two years.
The chief vehicle engineer had overall charge of the program.