Report on Chevrolet's Thrift Models, Featuring the Corvair, Named "Car of the Year," 1960

Summary

This General Motors publication highlights the company's successful entrance into compact car manufacturing. Motor Trend named the Corvair "Car of the Year" for 1960.

This General Motors publication highlights the company's successful entrance into compact car manufacturing. Motor Trend named the Corvair "Car of the Year" for 1960.

Artifact

Publication

Date Made

1960

Subject Date

1960

Creators

General Motors Corporation. Chevrolet Motor Division 

Creator Notes

Made for General Motors Corporation, Chevrolet Motor Division

 On Exhibit

By Request in the Benson Ford Research Center

Object ID

64.167.184.38

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford. Gift of Ford Motor Company.

Material

Paper (Fiber product)

Color

Multicolored

Dimensions

Height: 10.938 in

Width: 8.375 in

Inscriptions

Text on front cover: SPECIAL! / New Corvair Named Motor Trend / Magazine's "CAR OF THE YEAR" / CAR REPORT / A COMPLETE REPORT ON CHEVROLET'S THRIFT MODELS

Connect 3

Discover curious connections between artifacts.

Learn More