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1962 Chevrolet Nova

General Overview

The 1962 Chevy II was introduced to be a rival of the Ford Falcon.

It was sporty, simple, and conventional.

The Chevy II came in three series and five body styles: 100, 300, and Nova 400 series.

The combination of readily available V8 power and light-weight chassis made the Nova a popular choice of drag racers.

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Performance

Engine 0 to 60 MPH Quarter Mile Source
Hi-Thrift 13.4 sec 19,8 sec Estimate

Drivetrain

Available Engines:
Super-Thrift 153 I-4 153ci 1x1bbl 90 hp n/a
Hi-Thrift 194 194ci 1x1bbl 120 hp n/a
Available Transmissions:
  • 3-Speed Manual
  • Powerglide

Factory Exterior Colors

  • Surf Green
  • Laurel Green
  • Silver Blue
  • Nassau Blue
  • Twilight Turquoise
  • Autumn Gold
  • Roman Red
  • Coronna Cream
  • Anniversary Gold
  • Ermine White
  • Adobe Beige
  • Satin Silver
  • Honduras Maroon

Factory Interior Colors

  • Dark Blue
  • Metallic Red
  • Med. Blue
  • Ivory
  • Dark Aqua
  • Dark Fawn
  • Lt. Gold
  • Med. Gold

Production Numbers

  • 4-Dr Wagon
    Total productions n/a
  • Sport Hardtop Coupe
    Total productions 59,586
  • 2-Dr Sedan
    Total productions 44,390
  • 4-Dr Sedan
    Total productions 139,004
  • Convertible Coupe
    Total productions 23,741

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