1972 Datsun 240 Z, CAMILO ARENAS 240ZG RALLY RACER
CAMILO ARENAS: 2000 AND 2001 FORMER COLOMBIAN RALLY CHAMPION
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NOT in original factory condition
I have invested a lot of money (more than $18K) and a lot of hours on this car. This engine loves to be opened up. On the highways the suspension is very responsive and feels very stable at speed.
Here are some of the mods I can remember now:
New rear deck spoiler.
Front air dam.
New custom grill
The small side marker lights and z emblems were also eliminated.
This car has been stripped to bare metal cleaned w/ acid, primed and painted. NO RUST.
The paint is from PPG and it is pepsi cola blue and 5 clear layers ppg. Paint is good and the car is very bright. ($3500 paint job)
No Interior, carpets are black and the seats are aftermarket
The headliner and all interior panels were removed.
The silver trim was blacked out.
Racing fender mirrors
Fully Autometer dash. It has a hard cover, makes the dash look new.
No sound system except the intake induction roar and the purr of exhaust.
New 3inch exhaust system
The suspension consists of Eibach progressive springs. They retail for $230
new gas struts with heavier front and rear sway bars. paid $220
The master cylinder was also replaced.
Centerforce clutch kit with new clutch master and slave cylinders replaced.
Transmission is the 5 speed model.
Rear differential is the R 180 with 3.364/1 ratio.
Half shafts and drive shaft u-joints are in good working condition.
Radiator is 4 row heavy duty brass type.
Alternator , voltage regulator, pulleys and belts are new.
Triple Weber carb set up.
ZG fenders added to the car
SSR Formula Mesh Wheels Gold w/polished lip, (2) 15x8 Offset -11 (2) 15x7.5 Offset -5. waited 4 months to get those wheels from Japan. ($1500 set)
Hard cover on the dash
New set of racing coilovers in box not installed yet.
Complete weatherstrip. Some seals not installed
A lot of extra parts.
AUTOMETER PRO-COMP Speedometer P/N 4496, Ultra-Lite, 0-200 mph, 5 in., Analog, Mechanical. This unit sells for $131.95 at Summit Racing
AUTOMETER PRO-COMP 2 Ultra-lite Tachometer P/N 4499, 0-10,000 rpm, 5 in., Analog, Electrical, with Memory, In-Dash. These units sell at Summit for $209.95
Autometer fuel gauge, temp and oil pression.($195)
4x114.3 spacers 2� on the back and 1.5 front. ($165)
Header for six cylinders to help breathe better and make more POWER. with a meaty 1/2" flange, going to 1 1/2" downpipes ending in a 2 1/2" collector
MSD ignition and new distributor
New distributor with 7mm Accel wires.
Tires are almost new.
New Clear light covers ($70).
New vacuum and gas houses front to back.
SOME RESTORATION PICS AND HOW I GOT THE CAR...
NOW ..TELL ME
DONT I HAVE THE BEST TASTE FOR CARS OR WHAT????