Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Parts Arrival

Parts are slowly starting to trickle in for The White Z
This will be a fun/easy build

A-1 Coilover Sleeves
A-1 Coilover Top Hats
TTT Upper Hats for front
QA1 Coil Springs (2) 200 lbs./in. Rate 12in.
Landrum Coil Springs (2) 185 lb./in. Rate 12in.
ES Bumpstops
Inner and Outer Front Wheel bearings
Stoptech Slotted Rotors
Hawk Pads
Exhaust Bends and Megaphone Tips
MOMO Steering Wheel Hub
280zx Distributor
Bosch Cap & Rotor
ABS kickpanels w/formed speaker cutouts (datsunworks.com)

Have you figured it out yet?

Sunday, February 8, 2015

Newest Aquisition

Long time no see
Introducing the newest aquizition/project

Keeping this project pretty low key as the car is in excellent condition as is
Going in an entirely different direction as the yellow Z

Stay Tuned

The owner saying goodbye to his beloved Z

The yellow Z saying hi to his new friend

Deal was sourced through a friend for an unbelievable price. Purchased from an old man looking to move on. Garage kept the majority of its life and hasn't been outside since 2007.

1972 240Z
New Body Gaskets
New Windshield
New Window Gaskets
L28 & 5 Speed 
New Carpet 
Rechromed Bumpers
White Repaint
80s Aftermarket Ignition
Appliance Slot Mags
New Shocks
New Springs
New Seat Vinyl

The brakes need refreshing and the rear wheel cylinders leak.
Not an original car by any means, but that's a good thing in my opinion...