STARSTRUCK: Known As “Super Nova,” This 1970 Chevrolet Nova Will Light Up The Block In Palm Beach

STARSTRUCK: Known As “Super Nova,” This 1970 Chevrolet Nova Will Light Up The Block In Palm Beach

Created by Nicole Ellan James

1970 Chevrolet Nova will be selling with No Reserve at our 2022 Palm Beach Auction.


In 1962, the Chevy II hit the U.S. market place as a back-to-fundamental principles compact household car. At the time, Individuals were purchasing modest vehicles, and Chevrolet desired in on the action. Hence, a star was born.

Since the Chevy II was focused to contend with Ford&#8217s new Falcon compact, Chevrolet stored the car uncomplicated, productive, and low-cost. It was offered as 2-doorway coupes, 2-door and 4-doorway sedans, and station wagons. The Nova was an up-level trim choice that was also available in a convertible top rated model.

As soon as the muscle mass car fad took off in 1967, Detroit’s Chevy II progressed into the Nova SS.

Along with its new identify, the Nova was geared up with a 350ci tiny-block engine rated at 295hp, along with a significant-responsibility suspension setup and lots of other performance hardware.

Small did Chevrolet know that these cars would be restored, modified and &#8220souped-up&#8221 for many years to occur. Currently, Novas are among the most sought-soon after vehicles by muscle mass car fanatics around the world.

This 1970 Chevrolet Nova, run by an LS3 V8 motor rated at 650hp backed by a Phase-7 4L60 automatic transmission, was crafted by Customs by Bigun for JRi Shocks to debut at the SEMA Demonstrate. It&#8217s easy to see why this unique car was nicknamed &#8220Tremendous Nova,&#8221 a reference to one of the most strong astronomical activities in outer house.

This no-price-spared make is equipped with a complete Detroit Velocity suspension with JRi Hydraulic Journey Peak Process and the patented JRi JRide digital damping manage process. For driver advantage, the hydraulics can be adjusted from inside of the car with its JRi suspension screen housed in the center console.

One more unique ingredient viewed on this stellar Nova is its hydroformed subframe with higher and reduced command arms. Even though it sits on a set of 18-inch 3-piece cast wheels from Detroit Speed, the builder remaining some place for bigger wheel and tire combinations with its 9-inch rear end and 4-link setup with mini-tubs.

When it will come to bringing this natural beauty to a prevent from finish orbit, 6-piston Baer brakes adorn all 4 corners with 14-inch rotors.

The interior has been custom-made with an desirable dash highlighting the new LED command heart with a Kenwood stereo device and the suspension screen right beneath. The heart console is also house to a Lokar shifter.

The seats are from TMI, and a Classic Air climate-control unit retains things hot or awesome as required. A Flaming River steering column with a basic 3-spoke wheel, ability windows and a whole roll cage entrance to back spherical out the interior upgrades.

Considering that its SEMA debut, Super Nova has been repainted in white and presented a black aspect stripe complemented by two black hood scoops.

Custom exhaust, shaved doorway handles, and recessed bumpers even more solidify this car&#8217s star electricity.

This luminous &#8220Tremendous Nova&#8221 is confident to shine when it crosses the block. It will be provided with No Reserve at the 2022 Palm Seashore Auction, held April 7-9 at the South Florida Fairgrounds.