1978 Datsun 260Z

Lot Number 384

1978 Datsun 260Z

  • Sold for: £20,535

Bid online during our live auction or at The Saleroom.

LIVE AUCTION: Saturday 26th June | 12.00am BST
  • DRIVE
    RHD
  • Registration Number
    REG NUMBER
    DBD 817T

DESCRIPTION

SPECIFICATION

Lot Number
384
Make
DATSUN
Model
COBRA
Registration Number
DBD 817T
Chassis Number
RS30020078
Engine Number
L26-173735
Transmission
Manual

CONSIGNOR

Consignor

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CCA VENDOR CONDITION REPORT

OVERALL:

106 / 135

Exterior


Bodywork:

Glass:

Paint:

Chrome:

Trim:

Remarks

Structurally very sound original car. Dry stored for over 10 years prior to recommissioning. Paint job is generally very good although there are some small areas that should have presented better (remainder of the unused paint is provided with the car) . Nice wheels and new tyres.

Interior


Door-Cards:

Carpets:

Seating:

Headlining:

Dashboard:

Boot:

Remarks

All original and everything works including clock and original radio. Original steering wheel. All carpets are good. There is a small repair on the driver's seat but this has been done well.

Engine


Components:

Appearance:

Starting:

Running:

Remarks

Runs without noise or smoke. Standard specification with working dual chokes and good oil pressure. Temperature remains stable static or driving. Regularly serviced and tuned. This engine has not been rebuilt (nor does it need it) as far as the owner is aware.

Transmission


Gears:

Clutch:

Drive-Shaft:

Remarks

Standard 5-speed. Original gearknob, new gaiter. Positive, reliable changes.

Running Gear


Axles:

Chassis:

Suspension:

Bearings:

Brakes:

Wheels & Tyres:

Remarks

Recently renewed and upgraded (adjustable) suspension. Standard ride height.

Electrics


Minor:

Major:

Remarks

Everything works. Heater, clock, gauges.

Vehicle History

Remarks

Sadly, little paperwork with the the vehicle. Some original books and receipts for recent work however, the visual condition of the car tells the any perspective buyer all they need to know.


Restoration Notes

Full body respray. suspension upgrade and new exhaust. Small cosmetic repair to interior (driver seat).

About the CCA Vendor Condition Report


A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review their condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided. CCA will not entertain any disputes over vendor condition reports.

Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car

Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts

Good Everyday useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history

Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history

Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history

CONSIGNOR

Consignor

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