The Nissan S30 (sold in Japan as the Nissan Fairlady Z and in other markets
as the Datsun 240Z, then later as the 260Z and 280Z)
was the first generation of Z GT two-seat coupe.
It was designed by a team at Nissan's Sports Car Styling Studio.
Powered by a 2,393 cc (146.0 cu in) L24 I-6 engine that produced 151 hp.
Top speed: 125 mph (201 km/h).
0 to 60 mph (97 km/h): 8.0 s
In 1973, the 240Z, in the hands of Shekhar Mehta,
won the 21st East African Safari Rally
D A T S U N 2 4 0 Z - T h e R a l l y C a r
(Photos from autowp.ru, flickr.com, midamericaauctions.com,
carstyling.ru, classiczcars.com, conceptcarz.com,
thetruthaboutcars.com, netcarshow.com & boldride.com)