Skip to main content

eBay Garage Photo of the Week: 1972 Datsun 240Z

Community  /   /  By eBay Motors

Found on eBay – literally – Sunkist Orange 240Z built by Ken Foster. Current owner flew to Dallas and drover it over 1,000 miles back home to Florida without missing a beat. According to the owner, chondro1019, Ken stayed as close to stock as possible, giving the L24 a boost with a mild street cam, header, springs, sway bars, 5-speed, etc. Basically, it was a 4 year old car with only 30,000 miles on it.

As a collector of early Datsuns and owner of many 240Zs, 280Zs, 510s and a roadster, chondro1019 considers “Old Orange” the most refined of them all.

Long live the Datsuns!!

1972 Datsun 240Z

1972 Datsun 240Z interior

1972 Datsun 240Z engine

1972 Datsun 240Z

a garage full of Datsuns

explore ebay garage

Related Posts

Check out the official rules for the eBay 10 Days of #MotorLife Contest.

Earlier this month, Volkswagen’s European-based commercial division announced the sixth-generation...

Mack  Green of Attalla, Ala. instilled a love of classic cars in his boy from a young age. Green...

Comment Using Facebook


Leave a Reply

6 Comments on "eBay Garage Photo of the Week: 1972 Datsun 240Z"

James McDonnel
2 years 3 months ago

A dream come true for every Datsun lover I would say – and the orange color suits it well I would say. Would love to see more info tech-wise though!

2 years 3 months ago

Love this car.

2 years 1 month ago

Hey, I know Ken Foster and I road in this car back in 1992. It was fun.

Sean Hawley
1 year 1 month ago

Nice datsun roadster

9 months 25 days ago

very very nice
look on ebay under 70 240z
thats mine may equal yours

9 months 24 days ago

Richard, your Z looks pristine. Why are you selling this fine collector’s item?