Cool Car of the Week

Amos Eason’s 1974 Chevy Nova
Amos Eason’s 1974 Chevy Nova

Amos Eason
Nevada, IA
1974 Chevy Nova

This Chevy Nova was Amos’ first car that he purchased when he was just sixteen years old.  During the first year, he paiting the vehicle a Cherry Red with White Stripes and since then have added fiberglass bumpers and a “lift off” fiberglass hood with a 4″ cowl induction scoop.  The engine is a 496 cu in stroker engine based on a 454 big block chevy – all assembled by Amos! The engine features all forged internals (crankshaft, rods, pistons), a Comp Cams solid roller camshaft, Dart aluminium heads, Dart aluminium intake and a custom Holly carburetor built by Pro Systems Racing.

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