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1962 Chevrolet Nova

Chevrolet Nova

1962 Nova 400 Convertible 1 of only 23,000 Made.
Build Date 3rd week Nov. 1961, This Car Is The 460th Convertible Made For 1962. Bought this Nova from the original 95 yr. old owner.
He told me his story why he bought this convertible.
On December 24th 1961 he went to the local dealership and this car was on the showroom floor. He bought the car and hid it in the back yard behind the garage. He picked up his wife from work got home and as they walked up the driveway, he asked her if she heard a noise coming from the back yard? They went back to see, and there was her, Surprise Christmas Present !
The car has 51,000 original miles. To title and register this car in 1962 was $1.00. The car was last registered to drive in 1982 and has been in storage since. 7-11-1979 miles were 38,091, In 32 years the nova has been driven 13,582 miles. Which is 424 miles average a year.
Hope You all Enjoy It As Much As I Do.

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Vehicle basics

Year 1962   Vehicle style Convertable

Exterior details

Color Roman Red   Restoration history In progress
Condition of exterior Very good      

Interior details

Color Red   Seat material Vinyl
Condition of interior Very good   Restoration history Fully restored

Engine details

Engine configuration 6 cylinder   Engine size 194
Engine history Fully restored   Engine condition Running

Transmission details

Transmission type Automatic   Drive train Rear-wheel drive

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