Paul H’s 1973 Nova

Built From The Ground Up

Paul H’s 1973 Nova

The first car that Paul H ever purchased with his own money after graduating college was a 1973 Nova SS hatchback. Even long after parting with that Nova, it remained Paul’s favorite car.

The desire to own another eventually took hold and Paul began the search for a suitable candidate early in 2017. By June of 2017, the restoration shop he had contacted found one, albeit in rough shape.

It is currently running a crate 350 small block engine with fuel injection, paired to a 4-speed manual. The restoration progressed smoothly, and Paul now has another ’73 Nova SS hatch that he can enjoy as both a daily driver and as a weekend show car.

Ground Up Parts Featured In This Build

1973 Nova SS Stripe Kit White

Part #: 73-NSSW
73 ss stripes


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1973-1974 Nova Grille Emblem, SS

Part #: TK-7374


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1973-1974 Nova Front Bumper, With Impact Strip Holes

Part #: MX-74F
73-74 nova front bumper


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Eddie Motorsports Large Billet Drink Holder - Clear Coat: MS281-42CL

Part #: MS281-42CL
billet cup holder


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