Mike’s 71 240Z

Mike is the original owner of this resto-modified 1971 240Z, furnished with the Datsun Spirit signature series setup (STD engine + 6 slide valve carburetors + XDI-2 ignition, octopus foot (header) + custom exhaust). More coming soon. Before inquiring about this setup, please read here. MVI_0048  

Tidewater Z Car Show 2016

Tidewater Z Car Club show was held at Quaker Stake & Lube parking lot on 6/25. The beach traffic was horrible, the show had a decent turn out. They have spicy wings.  

Datsun Spirit Celebrates 10 year anniversary

Thanks to all, Datsun Spirit celebrated 10 year anniversary on April 16th. We have come a long way… from SU carburetors, triple carburetors, 6 slide valve carburetors, to ITB fuel injection; from a distributor & coil setup to crank trigger direct fire ignition system; from regular oil sump (pan) setup to Dry-sump setup; and more… and we… Read More »


Gregg is wrapping up on his ITB conversion. The engine started last night at the first attempt, as expected.

Pumpkin Patch & Shop cars page

We just updated our “Shop Cars page“. Take a look. And here is our latest featured car. His name is Pumpkin Patch. He is our other R&D car. He is a little bit rusty and isn’t like his other friends. But don’t judge the book by its cover. His  transformation is worthy of a look, and it might give the… Read More »

Gregg’s ITB conversion

Gregg is going from Factory fuel injection to DSI ITB fuel injection setup. Before During (Does this looks familiar…?) Mortal Kombat Still have ways to go…      

PRI 2015

At PRI 2015 in Indianapolis this week, checking out the newest and hottest technologies and products in the racing industry.  

Car shows this weekend

Saturday, October 10th: Z Car Association of Richmond presents Ztoberfest. Sunday, October 11th: 3rd Annual Cars for the Cure show to benefit JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation)  in Great Falls Village, Great Falls, VA. This is for a good cause to help end diabetes. See y’all there!

Car Feature page #1, White Z

We will be running a series of Featured cars in the near future. The first featured car is Eiji’s white 240Z. This car has been tastefully done, with DSI performance parts as well as JDM parts, and it has been used mainly as the R&D car for Datsun Spirit, and it is also used as a street car…. Read More »

Katie’s Cars & Coffee 8-1-2015

Good times were had at Katie’s Cars & Coffee in Great Falls this morning. We met up in Manassas prior to heading to Katie’s. Eiji’s 73 240Z with Electromotive XDI2 (complete kit available here) Dave from Bergman Autowerks with his 73 Porsche 911 with Electromotive TEC3R fuel injection Uwe from Electromotive in his 72 BMW… Read More »


Quick peek at our shop. 1967.5 Datsun Roadster 1600 all done for the owner to enjoy the ride this summer.

Tidewater Z Car Club Show 5/16/2015

Tidewater Z Car Club presents Z Odyssey Car Show on Saturday, May 16, 2015 from 9am – 4 pm. It is hosted at Pomoco Nissan, 1134 W. Mercury BLVD, Hampton, VA 23666. It is a great show, good turn out, and great fun. See you all there.  

Shopping cart & shipping

We just switched to a new shopping cart system, and for some products, the shipping calculator may not be working properly. Please bare with us as we sort this out. Meanwhile, you may contact us directly at sales at datsunspirit . com and we can process your purchase(s) directly. We are working hard to resolve… Read More »