Early Z. Needs Work.

Early Z. Needs Work.

1970 Datsun 240Z

Compared to the immaculate ’70 tennis ball we featured Monday..this is scary. But in the doubt lies opportunity. It’s another first-year Z, which will always ring the bell of collectors.

The seller, however, refers to the rot on this car as merely “one spot of rust.”

1970 Datsun 240Z rust

We’d have to say this is a severe undersell of the rot.¬†Otherwise, the floors look solid, so this could be a reasonable project. We don’t love the downdraft Weber carbs..either the original SUs or a trio of sidedraft DCOEs should be fitted.

It’s on eBay in Nevada with reserve not yet met.1970 Datsun 240Z engine 1970 Datsun 240Z orange rear quarter

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