Charles V’s 1970 Nova

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Charles V’s 1970 Nova

Charles and his father found this 1970 Nova on Craigslist back in June 2012, sitting in a cow pasture since the mid-1980s. They decided it was their candidate for a father/son restoration project.

The pair purchased the 1970 Nova and started getting ready to begin the project. His father had owned a small body shop while Charles was growing up and he always wanted to try body work on this scale; he had some experience with small jobs here and there but really had a desire to expand his skillset.

The project turned into a full scale rotisserie restoration, which took until November 2015 for the pair to complete. They decided to run a 400 small block bored .060 over along with a Borg-Warner Super T-10 transmission in their finished Nova.

Ground Up Parts Featured In This Build

1970-1972 Nova Import Fuel Tank Super Kit Without EEC

Part #: XTR-46BK


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1969-1974 Nova Small Block Without Air Conditioning Heater Box Cover

Part #: AL-304
chrome heater box cover


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1970-1972 Nova Coupe Door Panel Set Black Pre-Assembled Premium Quality

Part #: IPA-X70-TWE-KIT
1970 Nova 1971 Nova 1972 Nova Coupe Door Panel Set Black Pre-Assembled Premium Quality


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1968-1972 Nova Vent Window Frame Kit

Part #: KVF-68X
1968-1972 Nova Vent Window Frame Kit


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