Katie’s Cars & Coffee 4/11/2015

The weather will be nice tomorrow (Saturday, 4/11), and it’s always a great way to start off a weekend at Katie’s Cars & Coffee. Get there early (like 6:30 or 7:00). Eiji will be there. Which Z will he be driving? Show up and find out.     

Happy Easter

Happy Easter. Spend quality time with your family… and in your garage, get your cars ready for Spring.

Porsche 911 and 240Z G-nose

Work scene picture of our fabrication department on Friday. 240Z is getting a complete, frame-up restoration with the G-nose, next to a 911. We are also making progress on the customer’s 1970 240Z with the engine & Tripple Webers setup.    

In-house production

We were busy making more heat shields yesterday. In house production. Ver.II for Webers and Throttle Bodies. For Mikuni (Solex) you will need to use our Ver.I.   We also have an interesting new product in the pipeline. Stay tuned.    

Nostalgic 2 Days

Eiji will be at the Nostalgic 2 Days in Japan next weekend. Logistically we can’t bring a car, so he will be spectating. Eiji won’t be taking any cars to Japan though. A recent view of Battlefield Park in Manassas                    

Online Ordering Info

We have integrated a new cart and checkout system to hopefully make your shopping experience easier.   Should you run into any trouble please reach out to us by emailing sales@datsunspirit.com and we will work with you to address the issue.

PRI 2014

We are attending the PRI 2014 in Indianapolis to capture the latest & the greatest of the automotive technologies and to incorporate those into our beloved L-engines.

New! Datsun Spirit Big Valves

The new big valves are here. What’s so special about these valves? Who benefits? Allow me to elaborate a bit.       Stock vales To begin, let’s look at the stock valves. Stock L24 valves: IN: 42mm x 116.5, EX: 33mm x 116.5mm  (*the overall Exhaust length is actually 117.5mm, 1mm longer than I just said, but this… Read More »

Please help save Wrestling as an Olympic Sport

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) voted in secrecy to recommend Wrestling be dropped as an Olympic Sport from the 2020 olympic games. This is not the final verdict and there is still a chance to save Wrestling. Wrestling is one of the oldest sports, widely practiced in great many countries, by men and women, young and old. Not… Read More »