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  • Condition: Used
  • Item location: New Lenox, Illinois, United States
  • Make: Chevrolet
  • Model: Nova
  • SubModel: 2 door
  • Type: Coupe
  • Trim: base
  • Year: 1971
  • Mileage: 32,132
  • VIN: 113271W140988
  • Color: Red
  • Engine size: 6.0L LQ4
  • Number of cylinders: 8
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: Automatic
  • Drive type: RWD
  • Interior color: Black
  • Vehicle Title: Clear

Chevrolet Nova 1971 Description

1971 Chevrolet Nova Base Coupe

Car was purchased in California, spent most of its life in Arizona, has only been in midwest as show car, stored in garage.


Originally inline 6 cylinder motor, have original bill of sale, with clear title.


LSx based swap - LQ4 6.0L truck motor

Comp Cams camshaft purchased from Speed Inc, custom grind known as SI5V2.

Cam specs:

.617/.607 lift

231/237 duration, 112 LSA

Ported heads with fresh valve job, new double valve springs and pushrods

New timing chain, Melling oil pump

42 lb/hr fuel injectors

Stainless steel long tube headers

Flowmaster 40 series mufflers, full 3” exhaust

PCM calibration by Speed Inc

Cartridge style MAF sensor with 4” intake pipe

Estimated 450hp


4L80E transmission original behind LQ4, freshly rebuilt

Winters transmission shifter

Batwing 4L80E transmission crossmember

New driveshaft and driveshaft loop

Braided transmission cooler lines


Aluminum radiator with transmission cooler, chrome overflow bottle

Optima red top battery with billet mount

10 bolt rear end, 3.42 gears, posi-traction

Traction bars

Powder coated fuel tank by ‘Tanks Inc’ with intank Walbro fuel pump and sending unit

Stainless steel braided AN line from tank to fuel rail

New front coil springs

New alternator

New Heater core

Chrome Weld wheels front and rear

New front runner tires

New MT drag radial rear tires - MT ET Streets 255/60R/15

New front windshield

Holley oil pan

Oil catch can

Disc brakes in front, drums in rear

New head unit with smart features (USB/Pandora/Bluetooth)

New body mounts (polyurethane) with new hardware

New front and rear chrome bumpers, show quality

Bowtie chrome side mirrors

New side marker lights and trim

Custom installed Audi leather seats, front and rear, with 6 way power seats on both front seats

Large dash mounted tachometer with shift light

Coolant, oil pressure and voltage gauges mounted under dash

Car is mechanically flawless, runs perfectly without leaks or any drama, very fast. Can be driven cross country, cruises at 70mph at 2200 RPM with overdrive and lockup. Owned by mature retired machinist who enjoys building cars more than racing them.

Car is for sale locally, seller reserves right to end auction early.
Video link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2pScraFQUcE

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