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1970 Chevy Nova - Small Car, Big Performance

Total Cost Involved - '70 Nova

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By The Numbers - TCI '70 Nova
Total cost of suspension parts:$7,639
Estimated install time:16 hours
Install note:Bolt in with no floor modifications, some drilling
Engine:Small-block Chevrolet - 460 hp
Block:Iron, 383 cubic inch, Edlebrock signature series crate
Fuel Delivery:725 cfm carburetor
Drivetrain
Transmission:700R4
Rearend:9-inch Ford, Posi, 4.11 gears
Chassis/Suspension
Steering:Power rack & pinion
Front Suspension:TCI performance IFS subframe
Spindles:TCI two-inch drop
Front Shocks:Aluminum double adjustable coil overs with 350-lb springs
Front Swaybar:TCI 1.250-inch
Rear Suspension:TCI 4-link rear with coil over system
Rear Shocks:Aluminum double adjustable coil overs with 250-lb springs
Brake Booster:Hydraboost system
Front Brakes:13-inch rotor, 6-piston caliper, Wilwood
Rear Brakes:13-inch rotor, 4-piston caliper, Wilwood
Wheels & Tires
Wheels:Wheel Vintiques, 18x10 rear, 18x8.5 front
Tires:275/35/18 rear and 255/35/18 front Toyo R888 - 100 treadwear
Results:
 NovaC5 Vette
Skidpad:0.96g0.90g
Slalom:47.7 mph44.7 mph
Autocross:46.96 sec.47.89 sec
SOURCES
Total Cost Involved (TCI)
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