I have been keeping an eye out for a dummy engine to use for mocking up etc while building the 240z. Rather than keep shuffling my proper engine in and out of the car. This came up for sale at a reasonable price so … Continue readingNissan L28 strip down
There are some things in life that don’t need explaining……….. a 1972 Nissan Skyline GC10 Hakosuka is one of them….. A car that i truly never thought would be under our roof. We were so lucky to find this car in the UK and … Continue reading1972 Skyline GC10 Hakosuka
I finally got the carbon roof back from my friend Micky. I have been eagerly waiting to get this back to see if it was worth all the hassle and whether it will be worth doing the other Z panels the same way. This … Continue reading240Z Carbon fibre roof panel
Yet again it is over a month since I last posted about anything. It scares me where the time goes. Thats not to say i haven’t done anything it’s just that of the many things i have on my 240z ‘to do’ list i … Continue readingTime is definitely the enemy…..and hell is other people!
Only a small update, but quite exciting! I received the two bell housings back from the foundry this week. They were cast a week or so ago, but they were then waiting to be heat treated. It took slightly longer than I had hoped … Continue readingHewland IGTC custom bell housing
For me one of the defining noises of a proper race car is the clunk, bang and whine of a straight cut dog box…….. and if it’s sequential as well, then that’s just the icing on the cake! So when someone waves one of … Continue readingDatsun spirit 3.0L Engine+Hewland IGTC 6 speed sequential box
I don’t really know what kicked of my obsession with the 240z, I wish I could say I had a definite moment but they have always been high on my serious want list . It took me nearly two years to eventually convince its … Continue readingDatsun 240Z-The story so far
Hi and welcome to our Blog. Dedicated to our shared obsession with all things automotive. Sometimes I joke that I wish I had no interest at all in cars, motorbikes etc… and wonder how simple life would be with no dreams of Z432’s, NSX … Continue readingHello world!