KENMERI SKYLINE: YOUNG AT HEART

During the decade-long restoration of this slice of Seventies JDM perfection, Pat Soliman’s Shakotan-inspired Kenmeri Skyline has picked up a rather impressive engine swap along the way to make it some of the hottest property in Southern California right now… Feature taken from Retro Cars Spring 2018 issue. Words: Sam Preston. Photos: RonV Photography “Just …

PRECIOUS CARGO: HAKOTORA PICKUP

Already the proud owner of a classic ‘Hakosuka’ C10 Skyline, Steve Hemming decided that transforming a Nissan 1200 pick-up to a Hakotora pickup to match the iconic look would make for the perfect addition to his fleet… Our passions can have wildly different ways of affecting our lives. You and your friends were probably all …

THE JOY OF SIX: MODIFIED DATSUN 280Z

Taka Sato’s modified Datsun 280Z is truly a joyful thing; not just beautiful to behold, but with a top-spec chassis and thrills for days from its howling old-school six-pot motor. Who says you can’t have it all? Taka Sato has an admirable attitude. “No-one said you can’t take a show car to the track – …