Chevrolet Nova SS 1968-1972


May 2, 2013 By Mike Lee
Last updated on July 29, 2015
Chevrolet Nova SS396 (1969)
Country
USA
Top Speed (mph)
?
0-60 mph
5.9
1/4 mile
14.4
BHP
375 @5600rpm
Torque lbft
415 @3600rpm
BHP per ton
243
Engine capacity CC/CU
6489/396
Engine type
V8 Carburettor (4 bbl)
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
11.0:1
Valve Type/No
Overhead 16
Transmission (manual/auto)
Automatic
No of speeds
3
Wheels driven
RWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Drum
No. of Seats
4/5
Kerb Weight (lbs)
3400
Additional Info: In 1968 the Nova had a 350cu engine with 295bhp and a 396cu engine with 350bhp, there was also a 327cu engine. 1969 also got a 425bhp 427 Yenko with 0-60 in 4.7 secs and a 1/4 mile of 13.2. 1970 also got 350bhp and 375bhp 402’s. 1971’s top engine was now just a 270bhp 350. 1972 had a 200bhp 350 with a 1/4 mile of time of 15.5.

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