Custom Datsun 240Z with a BMW V10 Update 13

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 install a 5.0 L S85 V10 and SMG transmission from a 2007 BMW M5 on a custom chassis under a Datsun 240Z body. In these videos Chris installs the air suspension and test fits the M5 dash … Read more

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Custom Datsun 240Z with a BMW V10 Update 12

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 and Eric build the roll cage, strut tower and transmission supports, and get everything ready … Read more

1973 Datsun 240Z with a BMW V10 Update 9

1973 Datsun 240Z with a BMW V10

B is for Build continues working on the 1973 Datsun 240Z project. The goal of the project was to restore the 240Z and install 5.0 L S85 V10 and SMG transmission from a 2007 BMW M5. In the episodes below Chris test fits and mounts the body, designs the roll cage, works on driveshaft alignment, … Read more

1973 Datsun 240Z with a BMW V10 Update 8

1973 Datsun 240Z with a BMW V10

B is for Build continues working on the 1973 Datsun 240Z project. The goal of the project was to restore the 240Z and install 5.0 L S85 V10 and SMG transmission from a 2007 BMW M5. In the episodes below Chris builds engine mounts, installs alternator, and the V10. Source: B is for Build