1967 Nova Wagon – Frank Saponaro

“My TCI front clip keeps me safe and in control both on the street and when ripping down the track.”

1967 Nova Wagon, Frank Saponaro

1967 Nova Wagon – Frank Saponaro


  • Lorenzo’s Fast Flow 540-inch big block Chevy with a Callies crank, Oliver rods, Manley pistons, a custom solid roller cam, AFR 377cc heads, an Edelbrock Pro-Flo XT EFI intake, and twin BorgWarner 82mm hairdryers from Work Turbochargers.
  • The front end is a Total Cost Involved complete system, while out back is a Moser M9 rear end with a leaf spring arrangement carrying Smith Racecraft Assasin Bars, split mono-leafs, and spring perches.
  • For the 25.3 cage, Saponaro bought 240-feet of chromoly tubing and did the cage and chassis himself

  • http://www.dragzine.com/news/frank-saponaras-chevy-ii-wagon-build-uses-tcis-bolt-in-front-clip/
  • http://www.chevyhardcore.com/news/frank-saponaros-drag-week-bound-25-3-nova-wagon/
  • https://www.hotrod.com/articles/1967-chevy-nova-just-basic-7-second-family-hauler/
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oPsrxTFTr9k