True Series One Z - long term ownership history - recent mechanical refresh
- Location: Boise, Idaho, United States
- Condition: Used
- Make: Datsun
- Model: Z-Series
- Type: Coupe
- Trim: 240Z
- Year: 1970
- Mileage: 19,999
- VIN: 05590
- Color: Sunset Orange
- Engine size: L28 block N47 head
- Number of cylinders: 6
- Transmission: Manual
- Drive type: RWD
- Interior color: Black
- Vehicle Title: Clear
1970 Datsun Z-Series 240Z overview
The Datsun 240Z was a turning point for Japanese automakers. This car proved The Land of the Rising Sun could compete in a sports car market rife with British roadsters and muscular Detroit iron. For those who desire a bit of classic motoring with Far East reliability, look no further. This true, series one, 1970,240Z is finished in a repainted Sunset Orange over black interior. An L28 engine block but a non numbers matching engine has been fitted. Many enthusiasts consider the N47 head a welcomed upgrade. Arizona car, same owner since 1986. Car has been repainted from its original orange but presents nicely. Evidence of its original orange color can be found with the wheel arches and engine compartment. The car has recently benefitted from around$2,500worth of maintenance and upgrades. New bushings on the suspension and steering rack have been installed. Clutch has been adjusted. A tune-up and oil change has been performed. All lights are in working order.
Some items which need attention:
– HVAC system and radio inoperable
– Some floorboard rust
For those searching for a first series Z car, this 240Z represents good value for money and is a collectors item you can enjoy daily. Recently driven on an interstate run,there is plenty offun to be had.
Undercarriage photos, and a walk around video available upon request.
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Fee and Tax Information:Out of state buyers will not be charged Idaho sales tax, you will be responsible for taxes in your home state at time of registration. In state purchases will be charged Idaho sales tax of 6% to be remitted by Modern Classics. Documentation fee of $200, in state temporary 72 hour registration $9, Out of state 30 day temporary registration is $14. Winning bidder must contact Modern Classics within 24 hours of auction end, and make arrangements for payment at that time. A $500.00 deposit is due within 24 hours of end of auction. The remainder is due within 3 days of auction end. If no contact is made within 24 hours we reserve the right to re-list the vehicle, sell it to the next high bidder, or sell it otherwise. You must have approved financing arranged before the end of the auction. Buyer is responsible for pickup or shipping of this vehicle. We ship 2+ classics a month through a broker. If you want a quote please request. If you wish to have it shipped using your service, we will gladly cooperate. Your vehicle may be stored up to five days after the auction closes. We reserve the right to end the listing if the vehicle is no longer available for sale.