radiator to help in the cooling.Its now has Vintage A/C to cool me. I have also added power front disc brakes and a new interior.
The exterior color is now inferno orange metallic with a black interior.
It is a fun car and I plan on keeping it.You see I got the out of the Navy in '66 and wanted a Nova then.
Almost 40 years later,I got it.Now to find the '55.
My first Chevy was a '55 Bel Air that I had when I was 17. Boy do I miss that car!
I suspect there are a lot of you that have one car in your past you wish you had kept.
As with most of you time marched on and you kept dreaming of a time when you could go back
and recreate the past. I spent time in the Navy, got a job and raised a family.
Then retirement and the wife said "okay now it's time". I started the hunt for the Tri 5. I am still hunting.
In the mean time I bought a Corvette and then a 1966 Nova SS. This is the Nova. Its is a true SS and had a 283 2bbl with the old two speed automatic transmission. I have changed a few items. It now has a new
sub frame from CPP,power rack and pinion steering,and a new 350 crate engine and turbo 350 transmission.
I have also added tri power Demon carbs. In addition I had a Griffin
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