Update... The 1971 Nova was
exchanged for a large piece of compressed carbon that my wife is now
currently wearing. Yes it is sad. Really... you have no idea. But its
only a car after all... (Sobbing follows) I can however report that the
new owner of the car has restored the car to mint condition, and as a
favour to me moved his entire family (and the car) to within 5 min of
my home to allow me to keep a watchfull eye over it. For it is, and
always will be in my mind, my '71 Nova. (More sobbing)
And no its not for sale... :-)
|This is my baby, my '71 Nova.
Owned by my Father's cousin, it was bought new by her mother who put a meager 30,000 miles on it.
The car was placed in storage in 1984, and then purchused by myself in the spring of 2000.
|Yep it's indeed pretty much optionless.
Right down to the 'radio delete' which I guess isn't much of a problem
anyway... It does however have a 2 speed powerglide tranny, and thank
the good Lord, a heater. Unfortunatly it has the old fashioned kind of
'power' steering... you know the kind where you provide the
power. (These were a popular granny car in their day, and frankly I
wouldn't want to mess with any old lady who spent her day working out
This page was last updated Sep, 2006.