1970 Datsun 240Z with a Hellcat V8

1970 Datsun 240Z with a supercharged Hellcat V8

This 1970 Datsun 240Z called “Hell Z” is being built by @rwb_kitchener and @chopshoptgsc in Ontario, Canada. The owner Jeff is completely rebuilding the car from the ground up with a supercharged 6.2 L Hellcat V8 connected to a TR-6060 six-speed transmission and Ford 8.8-inch rear end. As one might expect with a project this … Read more

Custom Datsun 240Z with a BMW V10 Update 18

1973 Datsun 240Z with a BMW V10

B is for Build continues working on the Datsun 240Z project for a SEMA 2018 debut. Chris’ goal is install a 5.0 L S85 V10 and SMG transmission from a 2007 BMW M5 on a custom chassis under the 240Z body. In these videos the team builds custom window louvers, wrap the body, final assembly, … Read more

Custom Datsun 240Z with a BMW V10 Update 16

1973 Datsun 240Z with a BMW V10

B is for Build continues working on the 1973 Datsun 240Z project. The goal of the project is install a 5.0 L S85 V10 and SMG transmission from a 2007 BMW M5 on a custom chassis under a Datsun 240Z body. In these videos Chris finishes the exhaust and mounts the electrical boxes, oil filter … Read more

Custom Datsun 240Z with a BMW V10 Update 15

B is for Build continues working on the 1973 Datsun 240Z project. The goal of the project is install a 5.0 L S85 V10 and SMG transmission from a 2007 BMW M5 on a custom chassis under a Datsun 240Z body. In these videos Chris installs the wiring harness, dash, and driveshaft before starting the … Read more

Datsun 240Z with a LS7 V8

Datsun 240Z with a LS7 V8

Tyler Powell‘s “Fairlady Z06” gained a lot of attention at its LSFest East 2018 debut. Tyler built the 240Z to compete in autocross and road course racing. Under the hood sits a 7.0 L LS7 V8 estimated to make 550-570 horsepower to the wheels. It features Lingenfelter “goodies”, custom camshaft, Atomic AirForce intake manifold, Holley … Read more