Jay Leno checks out an SR20-powered Datsun 1600 restomod

The Datsun 1600 laid the foundation for the 240Z and the line of Nissan Z sports cars that followed. Mike Spagnola of Purpose Built Motors respected that heritage while upgrading a 1600’s performance to turn it into a tasteful restomod that recently appeared on “Jay Leno’s Garage.” In addition to being special to Datsun and …

MEGUIAR’S DATSUN SUNNY PICKUP

The two Meguiar’s promo vehicles priot to this were American Fords. This one… well, it isn’t. It’s a pimped JDM cruiser with a flawless finish and style for days – but just what the hell is it? We take a look back at the Meguiar’s Datsun Sunny Pickup. From Fast Car. Words: Dan Bevis. Photography: …

LS-SWAPPED DATSUN 240Z: PEAK PERFORMANCE

For Shawn Bassett, what started out as a cheap way into Z-car trackday fun has turned into a balls-out carbon-clad Pikes Peak monster! This is his LS-swapped Datsun 240Z. Feature first appeared in Fast Car. Words: Dan Sherwood. Photos: Mike Kuhn. If there’s one thing in life that’s certain, it’s that things are never certain. …