We have a super nice - rust free original panel 71 Nova SS that has undergone a recent build, done in Tuxedo Black base coat clear coat sanded and wheeled slick as glass, new tinted windshield - all other glass is original in excellent condition, weather stripping and window felts have been replaced, all original stainless in very good condition, steel cowl hood added during restoration, new hood molding and fender eye brows, grill and headlight bezels are original in excellent condition, new side view mirrors, new door handles, SS tail panel and taillights are original in very good condition, re-chromed front and rear bumpers, new SS rocker moldings.
We have factory black bucket seat interior, original dash in excellent condition, nicely outfitted with AM/FM/CD stereo, 6x9 speakers nicely mounted in package tray, trio of gauges nicely mounted under dash, tilt steering, tach nicely mounted to column, nicely outfitted with B&M performance shifter, deluxe comfort grip steering wheel, new headliner, new sail panels, new package tray, front and rear door panels are original in excellent condition, as well as arm rest, new front and rear seat covers, carpet has also been replace, floor mats, original sill plates in very good condition.
Under the hood we have a strong running 30 over 350, Comp Thumper cam, forged pistons, set of Dart Performance cylinder heads with roller rockers, Edelbrook AirGap aluminum intake, dual feed Holley carb with electric choke, outfitted with MSD digital ignition, Chevrolet chrome valve covers and breather with K&N filter, aluminum high flow water pump and pulleys, 80 amp alternator, heavy duty aluminum radiator with 7 blade clutch fan and correct shroud, set of long tube ceramic coated headers into 2 1/2 inch dual exhaust out the back with chrome tips and performance mufflers, power steering, disc brakes also updated with Wilwood performance master cylinder, this strong running 355 is backed up with a 350 turbo trans, mild shift kit, 12 bolt posi rear end with 355 gear, nicely outfitted with a pair of traction bars.
Rides on a set of Race Star aluminum wheels 17x7 215/55/17 front and 17x8 235/60/17 rear.
Factory jack and spare. This car is ready to show and go.
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