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Year
1972
Make
Chevrolet
Model
Nova
Color
TBD
History
Project now under construction. I am building a medium budget 1972 Nova pro-tour car. Taking a basic original V8 Car, rebuilding body, Moderate mods to suspension, and adding an LS motor and 4L60E tranny.

Fully Functional, running and driving now.
1972 Chevrolet Nova (TBD)

Modifications

Drivetrain
Going in with an LS power plant. Nothing fancy. Came out of 2011 Tahoe with 74K miles. Looking for drive ability, good gas mileage, and easy maintenance. Backed by the 4L60E tranny. New customer gas tank designed for LS inline fuel pump. New 4 core Aluminum radiator for LS. custom trans cooler. Added aftermarket Vintage Air air conditioning.
Interior
Interior will be last. Going with bench seat and factory rear seat. Will install all new seat upholstery, headliner, door panels, carpet etc. Lokar
Exterior
Only modification is a smoothed firewall. New sheetmetal added and holes welded in. Roughed out in pics here. Body work done except for final block sanding. All Rust removed and new metal and panels welded in, New floor boards. Added 2" AMD hood.
Suspension
Only change is adding Tubular Arms, and a rebuilt rear 12bolt rear posi setup for Leaf springs. 373 Gears.

Added Rack and Pinion steering.

New power brake kit for front and rear to have good stopping power.
Wheel and Tire
CPP 18" Rear, 17" Front.

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