1973 Datsun 240Z with a BMW V10 Update 5

1973 Datsun 240Z with a BMW V10

B is for Build continues working on the 1973 Datsun 240Z project. The goal of the project is to restore the 240Z and install 5.0 L S85 V10 and SMG transmission from a 2007 BMW M5. In these videos Chris strips the 240Z down and cuts the body into pieces. Then he finishes the rear … Read more

1973 Datsun 240Z with a BMW V10 Update 4

1973 Datsun 240Z with a BMW V10

B is for Build continues working on the 1973 Datsun 240Z project. The goal of the project is to restore the 240Z and install a 5.0 L S85 V10 and SMG transmission from a 2007 BMW M5. In these videos Chris builds the custom frame and jigs for the front and rear subframes. Source: B … Read more

1973 Datsun 240Z with a BMW V10 Update 3

1973 Datsun 240Z with a BMW V10

B is for Build continues working on the 1973 Datsun 240Z project. The goal of the project is to restore the 240Z and install a 5.0 L S85 V10 and SMG transmission from a 2007 BMW M5. In these videos Chris inspects the V10 engine, starts it up, and then pulls it along with the … Read more

1973 Datsun 240Z with a BMW V10 Update 2

1973 Datsun 240Z with a BMW V10

B is for Build released another update on the 1973 Datsun 240Z project. The goal of the project is to restore the 240Z and install a 5.0 L S85 V10 and SMG transmission from a 2007 BMW M5. In this episode Chris explains he will use more the engine and transmission from the M5. He … Read more

1973 Datsun 240Z with a BMW V10 Update

1973 Datsun 240Z with a BMW V10

B is for Build is back with another update on the 1973 Datsun 240Z project. The goal of the project is to restore the 240Z and install a 5.0 L S85 V10 and SMG transmission from a 2007 BMW M5. In this episode Chris shows off the 240Z and takes measurements of the BMW V10 … Read more

1973 Datsun 240Z with a BMW V10

1973 Datsun 240Z with a BMW V10

B is for Build started a new project series where the goal is to swap a 5.0 L S85 V10 and SMG transmission from a wrecked 2007 BMW M5 into a 1973 Datsun 240Z. In this episode Chris goes over the BMW M5 he purchased from Copart and starts disassembly. You can also watch part … Read more