1966 Nova SS - 8 second street car
Back half pro street car from upstate NY. Best ET = 8.68 @ 156 1/4 mi. / 5.55 @ 126 1/8 mi. Zero to 60 MPH in less than 2.5 seconds. Approximately 950 flywheel horsepower through the mufflers. Mickey Thompson 13 x 31 ET Street Tires. Dynomax 3" welded race mufflers. 434 small block by Chris Yates. TH400 full manual trans w/ ATI 9" converter. Dana 60 w/ 4.10 gears and ladder bars. Street driven. (Plates removed to protect the guilty!)
Old School TYDO Racecars Wagon - Nova Nirvana
Drag Racing Broadcast Legend and Historian Bret Kepner interviewing Midwest Small Tire Legend Mark Werdehausen from TYDO Race Cars at the infamous "Chevy Nova Nirvana". They discuss the history of the crowd favorite TYDO Wagon. A classic blast from the past from our Carnage Fest vol 1 DVD.
nova gets loose and hits wall at dallas raceway in crandall texas