Bluebird Coupe

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Bluebird Coupe

Postby JDMonster » 18 Jul 2016 11:17

Weather was nice so I decided to snap a few pictures.

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Little info on the car. Engine bay has a tucked harness by Wiring Specialties and the gauges on the interior are Prosport. Here is a full mod list.

1970 Datsun 510 bluebird SSS Coupe

Optima red top
Chrome wiper motor
Vintage recaro front seats
Takata harness
Nrg quick release
Nardi wood grain steering wheel
Willwood rear brake conversion
Brembo rear rotor
280zx front brake upgrade
Slotted front rotors
Ceramic front pads
Hawk HP rear pads
SR20DE motor swap
SR20DE custom header
NISMO oil cap
Wiring specialties engine harness
Advan Oni wheels (refurbished)
Falken tires 165/45-16
Wilwood pro portioning valve
Custom blue Nissan paint (RAE)
Custom engine bay color (dove grey)
Custom seat brackets
Custom radiator
Steel braided fuel lines
280zx front suspension
Techno toy tuning coilovers
Eibach springs
Sickspeed neo chrome extended lugs
Polished catch can



New fuel lines
New brake lines
New carpet
New headliner
New rear upholstery
New SSS badge
New bluebird badges
Jdm lit plate
NOS am radio

Advan wheel specs
Front - 16x7 +12
Rear - 16x7.5 +2
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Re: Bluebird Coupe

Postby EJ333 » 18 Jul 2016 15:11

:D that's one fine ride !
Where do you live in Texas ?

JDMonster
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Re: Bluebird Coupe

Postby JDMonster » 18 Jul 2016 15:59

Thanks, I live in Amarillo Texas.

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Re: Bluebird Coupe

Postby toylet » 18 Jul 2016 18:27

15 inch tires on 16 inch wheels?

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Re: Bluebird Coupe

Postby okayfine » 18 Jul 2016 18:27

That's some icehouse-approved ride height!

It's beautiful. AM radio jams!
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Re: Bluebird Coupe

Postby 2DoorJim » 18 Jul 2016 19:58

Lathered up, I am.

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Re: Bluebird Coupe

Postby JDMonster » 18 Jul 2016 20:09

Good catch on the tire error.

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Re: Bluebird Coupe

Postby KiKiIchiBan » 19 Jul 2016 11:56

I'm sure I saw this in a UK magazine a few years back.
My Bluebird SSS Coupe #25
http://www.the510realm.com/viewtopic.php?t=26929

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Re: Bluebird Coupe

Postby icehouse » 19 Jul 2016 23:18

Bad ass coupe! One day I'll own a coupe, I just know it.


okayfine wrote:That's some icehouse-approved ride height!

It's beautiful. AM radio jams!



I've somewhat changed my ways! My 510 is higher than its ever been. Without a few inches of travel my lap times really suffer. My Sunny is still in the weeds!
I liked Hainz better...... Can we trade back?

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Re: Bluebird Coupe

Postby McShagger510 » 20 Jul 2016 00:01

Function over Fashion - HaHaHa!
Nothing ventured, nothing grained! - Benjamin Franklin

'72 2dr. 510 Turbo
'73 240Z all stock
'71 2dr. 510 stock......for now
'91 Nissan truck
'78 Kawasaki Z1-R
'84 Kawasaki GPZ750 Turbo
'99 Kawasaki ZRX1100

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Re: Bluebird Coupe

Postby DonnieDatsun » 09 Aug 2016 11:47

Price? :wink:


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