Old School Or New School? Chevy Nova SS vs. Chevy Corvette Z06! Here is a race between a Chevy Nova SS and Corvette Z06 that will refresh your memory of what an old school muscle can really do. Although the SS has been given an unfair advantage, you will be surprised what this old muscle can do. The real question is how much the result will change if both cars were fitted with the same amount of power.