1971 Chevrolet Nova – Bossa Nova

Vehicle Quick Facts

Profile ID: 42708
Year: 1971
Make: Chevrolet
Model: Nova
Markets: Muscle Car, Rod & Custom
Vehicle Type: American
Contact: Joe Bretschneider



Vehicle Story

Owned by Luke Bretschneider (my brother). Car was built primarily on weekends by my father (Todd Bretschneider), Luke, myself, and some help of a few other guys around Watertown, SD. Sleeper. Finished in original color. Sandalwood and white. 355 ci 400 hp SBC built by Victory Engines in Marshall, MN - backed my Muncie 4-speed and Hurst shifter. 10-bolt posi. Heidts narrowed tubular control arms. 2”dropped spindles. Front disc brakes. In-boarded rear shocks to accommodate larger rear tires. Factory wheel tubs. 15” and 17” color matched steelies from Wheel Vintiques. Custom houndstooth seats. Radio/heater/wiper delete.

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