Welcome to the Chevy Nova Reference Section!

We provide accurate information on the Chevrolet Nova.

In this section you will find a rare listing of original Nova factory options, Nova tech articles written by Joe Grom Jr. for Super Chevy Magazine, and more. We’re currently working on a photo gallery full of Novas, nostalgic literature scans, and our new Nova Spotter’s Guide.

Nova Tech Talk

Fitting The Door Weatherstripping On Your First-Gen Nova

Are you having door weatherstrip fitment issues on your first gen Nova? On some Nova doors we have found, the door weather strip pin mounting holes are too large for the pin attached to the weatherstrip. Most of these situations seem to be from the 1963 model year. If your Nova is not a `63 [...]

Chevy Nova Weatherstrips

Tech Article The two biggest enemies to our car hobby (besides thieves and the meddling bureaucrats) are Mother Nature and Father Time. In a sense those two factors are joined at the hip working against us: Mother Nature, since she dishes out all the harsh elements—from cold and wet to hot and dry—and Papa Time, [...]

Nova 5 Lug Upgrades

When it comes to tech upgrades on early (’62-63) Chevy IIs, one procedure is a must for serious performance enthusiasts: upgrading the factory four lugs to five lugs. Not only does this increase your options when it comes to tire and wheel choices, but it allows the use of bigger brakes for better stopping power. [...]

Nova Archives

Yenko “Trans-Am Deuce” Nova?

This article was originally written by one of our good friends and fellow Nova enthusiasts, Marlin Spotts. We are happy to archive it and make it available to a wider audience. Published with permission. Was the 1970 Yenko Deuce Nova built with SCCA (Sports Car Club of America) Trans-Am racing in mind?  Did Don Yenko [...]

The 1970 Nova Yenko Deuce

This article was originally written by one of our good friends and fellow Nova enthusiasts, Marlin Spotts. We are happy to archive it and make it available to a wider audience. Published with permission. I became aware of the ’70 Yenko Deuce Novas in the late ‘80’s, but really got interested in the early ‘90’s [...]

Exploded Views Of Nova Quarter Windows

Check out these  exploded views of the Nova Quarter Windows. 1962-1965 Nova Quarter Window Two-Door Hardtop & Convertible Related Products CONVERTIBLE QUARTER WINDOW U JAMB 1962-1963 Nova $22.95 67014 Add to Cart LOWER DOOR HINGE ROLLER REPAIR KIT 1968-1979 Nova $19.95 53025 Add to Cart NUT LARGE DIAMETER FLANGE 1962-1972 Nova $1.95 83308 Add to [...]