Datsun Fairlady Roadster to 280ZX.
Foreword by Yutaka Katayama (‘Mr K’ – the ‘Father of the Z-car’).
The author is an acknowledged motoring historian living in Japan.
The author has received full co-operation from the factory.
Full year-by-year coverage of all production models.
Japanese, US and European markets covered in great detail.
Compliments a second volume (already published) on the Nissan 300ZX and 350Z models.
Racing and rallying exploits in detail.
Well over 200 contemporary pictures, mainly in colour.
In addition to photographs, advertising and brochures have been used.
Useful appendices supplement detailed text.
The Datsun 240Z inspired a generation of enthusiasts, outselling and outperforming almost all of its contemporaries. This book covers the full story of the Datsun sports cars, from the Fairlady roadsters through to the final 280ZX production model, illustrated throughout with contemporary material.
English, softcover, 208 pages, 2006.