Safari Cars for Sale: Datsun 1600 & London-Sydney 240Z

Stewart Wilkins Motorsport in Australia has asked us to mention a couple of cars currently for sale. Contact Stewart direct on the numbers listed below or email your enquiry.

1974 Datsun 240Z Classic rally car

Originally built in 1974, later restored in 1999 by Stewart Wilkins Motorsport for 2000 London-Sydney Marathon Rally, in which it came 11th. This car has completed in numerous classic events since 1999, including Targa Tasmania, Classic Adelaide, circuit racing etc. and also the Australian leg of the 2014 Sydney-London Marathon Rally.

Specification includes:

L24 Engine, 1.5mm oversize 2450cc, triple Webers, special extractors. The engine characteristics provide a strong mid range and broad power band. Gearbox is standard from a later Skyline, ratios 1st/ 3.3, 2nd/1.906, 3rd/1.308, 4th/1.0, 5th/.838

The diff is an R200, ratio 4.375:1 fitted with a clutch type LSD.

Brakes: 4-piston calipers front & rear with pedal box and hydraulic handbrake.

The struts are Proflex 45mm canister type, with bump & rebound adjustment as well as spring height adjustment.

Suspension arms are adjustable & have been strengthened.

There is a 120-litre bladder tank fitted inside the car with an aluminium fire wall.

The body has never received major accident damage, has no rust, and has been continuously road registered. (MCC 240Z)

Wheels: 15×6 Enkei magnesium (these are genuine Nissan wheels from a 240RS).

Numerous spare parts available also.

The asking price is $65,000 AUD negotiable.

Driven by a senior citizen since the year 2000.

Datsun 1600 P510 Safari Spec Rally Car

Unrallied non-rusty body
Fitted with chrome moly cage
1830cc engine 170bhp
Good torque and easy to drive: a highly developed rally car

Engine and Transmission:
Forged pistons with Carillo rods
Twin 45mm Webers
Aluminium radiator
Close ratio 5-speed overdrive gearbox
Diff R180 4.875 with clutch-type LSD

Suspension:
MCA 55mm super struts
Rear shocks with monoballs top and bottom
F&R canisters with bump and rebound adjustment

Brakes:
280mm vented Front
270mm vented Rear
Pedal Box balance bar with cable adjuster
Hydraulic handbrake

Wheels:
15.6 Minilite style Performance wheels with 185 Dunlop tyres

A spares package can be supplied at additional cost
Asking Price $65k AUD
Located Sydney, Australia

Enquiries: Please contact Stewart Wilkins on +61 (0)2 4577 2400, or Mike Cotter on +61 (0)418 478 998