LAG510 Datsun 1000 wagon first drive
1968 DATSUN SUNNY 1000
1972 Datsun 510 Wagon // KA24DE Start Up
Marking 1 year after one of my best friend's death comes one of the most glorious sounds I could've imagined, the start up of my 1972 Datsun 510 station wagon. The once L16 powered 510 took my friend Daniel and I on a ride to Gambrill State Park in Frederick, Maryland one week prior to his passing last year where, on the way home, we agreed the Datsun would receive a KA24DE as a replacement for the stock L16 engine. It took exactly one year to get it back on the road and despite feeling extremely sick today, there was no better way to connect with a fallen brother than a test drive in the car the holds nothing but memories. I only drove it for about 10 minutes for as some of you may hear, the spark plugs are causing a misfire and the fuel pump regulator needs replacing but I cherished every second. It will only be about 2 weeks before the car is 100% complete, but for now, my heart is sailing on happiness. Rest in Peace Daniel. You're always welcome for a ride.
Datsun 1000 `67 B10 Sunny A15 Turbo
This is a few pics of my 1000 2 door, I bought her 15 Yrs ago with 37,000 miles on the clock (one granny owner) She now has 55,000 miles and 120 rwkw (A15T 30psi.) and a celica 5 speed.