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Up until this point, my restoration strategy had comprised three phases: Preparing the garage, restoring the body and interior, and rebuilding the engine. The behavior the Z displayed after the no-oil-pressure incident wasn’t a sure sign of internal damage.
So with that in mind, I pulled the SU carbs (shown at top) off the engine earlier this evening to send them back to ZTherapy for refurbishment. On occasion, it behooves me, as a designer, to draw my readers’ attention to a classic but often forgotten automotive shape. Pitched as the consummate GT car, the Ghibli arrived on the scene just as the Miura sparked the mid-engined supercar revolution.
It’s an Italian thoroughbred, to be sure, with all the temperamental-ness and heartbreak that implies. Left Lane reports on new details released concerning the upcoming McLaren F1 successor, tentatively named the P12. Meanwhile, Bosch is burning the midnight oil in their effort to get gasoline engines to emulate diesels. Most of the car’s innovations were designed to optimize the car for Group A competition. Looks like someone sometime got a letter-number stamp and just put the numbers on your block.
There are rust bubbles under the paint at the weld seams for the C pillars and low on the rocker panels. Early production cars from the first 50 units produced are extremely difficult to find, and rarely appear on the market.


VIN number for cars built for the US, after 1980, shall be located in the passenger compartment, and visible though the glass. Import vehicles must have 17-digit manufacturer identification numbers affixed to the firewall and stamped on it. There should be a label affixed to the car that is visible, and should not block the original ID number. The VIN of each vehicle shall appear clearly and indelibly upon either a part of the vehicle, other than the glazing, that is not designed to be removed except for repair or upon a separate plate or label that is permanently affixed to such a part.
Automakers need to take a deep breath and announce that the next iteration of a particular model will have *gulp* less power than the outgoing model. Here on Z Home there is another registry that lists each of cars which are known to have survived, and it also verifies chassis #51 to be a green car with tan interior.
Each vehicle manufactured in more than one stage shall have a VIN assigned by the incomplete vehicle manufacturer. The check digit shall appear in position nine (9) of the VIN, on the vehicle and on any transfer documents containing the VIN prepared by the manufacturer to be given to the first owner for purposes other than resale.
ID numbers with fewer than 17 digits aren’t deemed street legal in the US, and removal of the tag is illegal. But in that same breath, they can hopefully also announce that its weight is lighter, it’s more efficient, and most significantly, that it’s more fun to drive. Vehicle alterers, as specified in 49 CFR 567.7, shall utilize the VIN assigned by the original manufacturer of the vehicle.
That lowering of the bandwidth would improve the cars we drive by bringing them back into focus for the average driver, and bring the driver up by encouraging and rewarding his involvement of in the act of driving.


This is a United States FMVSS(Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards) requirement, not a world wide requirement. Many of the very early cars were designated to be either factory test cars, press cars, or race cars from new, and most of these no longer exist.
It shall be located in such a manner as not to cover, obscure, or overlay any part of any identification number affixed by the original manufacturer.
If you are shown something that is not 17 digits, it doesn't mean its illegal, it doesn't mean that its wrong, just that different parts of the world have different requirements. Motor vehicles conforming to Canada Motor Vehicle Safety Standard 115 are exempt from this paragraph. Passenger cars conforming to Canadian Motor Vehicle Safety Standard 115 are exempt from this paragraph. There has been plenty of talk about where the Japanese collector car market is headed, and the earliest examples will be the most coveted of the 240Z street cars. It features clear window glass (non-tinted with no rear defroster – only found on the early cars). It also has the rear decklid vents and its correct early reclining (but not the flip forward) seats with new correct upholstery kits.



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