One Of One: 1978 Datsun VLB210

One thing that I can certainly say about Barn Finder Miguel, is that he does have an eye for the eclectic. He has referred this little 1978… more»

Garaged Since ’86: 1968 Datsun 1600

There’s a car I keep going back to on my (long) list of prospective projects I’d like to own, and the Datsun 1600 roadster is perpetually on… more»

Mechanically Sound: 1979 Datsun 620 King Cab

This 1979 Datsun 620 King Cab may look rough on the outside (and it is) but its owner has invested a fair amount of dollars in its… more»

Sitting For 20 Years: 1965 Datsun L320

It’s hard to believe that there were small, basic pickups like this at one time. I think that it’s time for a small pickup to be made… more»

Sub-7,000 Miles: 1980 Datsun 280ZX

This 1980 Datsun 280ZX wears excellent colors and is a desirable 5-speed manual car. With just 6,758 miles from new, it remains in incredibly clean condition with… more»

179 Original Miles! 1984 Nissan 300ZX Turbo

While the Z31 chassis of the iconic Nissan 300ZX is well known to enthusiasts, near-perfect time-capsule examples like this 50th Anniversary model with just 179 original miles… more»

Project Or Parts? 1971 Datsun 240Z

The classic Datsun Z car is in an interesting spot right now. Their values are rising, especially as enthusiasts realize that few pure sports cars from the… more»

Solid California Car: 1973 Datsun 240Z

This 1973 Datsun 240Z is a stunning survivor-grade car with 93,000 miles and an extensive history out of California. These early Z cars are continuing to accelerate… more»

Double Your Fun: Dual Datsun 2000 Barn Finds

This pair of Datsun roadsters have been laid up for years, and for good reason: the red one suffered from a cabin fire and the white car… more»

$2,871 OBO: 1982 Datsun-Nissan Sentra Wagon

This rare little white wagon is a 1982 Datsun-Nissan Sentra wagon. This would have been the first year, or half-year, of Nissan offering the Sentra in the US and it’s… more»

California 2-Owner Truck: 1970 Datsun 521

These old-school economy-minded trucks are beginning to appeal to me in a big way, especially as I consider a possible Ford Courier purchase (long story, not really… more»

Window of Opportunity? 1977 Datsun 280Z

As some of you may know, I posted a few Datsun 240 and 260Z cars for sale as part of the large Georgia collection clean-out. The listing… more»

Pro Street Plans: 1970 Datsun 521 Pickup

This 1970 Datsun 521 pickup has been sitting for years, awaiting a Pro Street-style conversion that never materialized. The seller had already begun acquiring the necessary parts… more»

Your Fairlady: 1968 Datsun 1600 Roadster

The JDM scene is incredibly hot right now. With 240’s being converted to drift machines, and R33’s on the cusp of mass importing, the elder Japanese cars… more»

EXCLUSIVE: Datsun 240/260Z Collection

As some of you likely know, I am helping to clear out a large collection of salvage and project vehicles from a private owner. You can read more… more»

Double-Cab Cool: 1970 Datsun U521 Pickup

If a regular vintage Japanese sedan or pickup isn’t unusual enough for you, consider this 1970 Datsun U521 double-cab pickup. A what?! This extremely rare, restored gem… more»

JDM for Beginners: 1979 Datsun Fairlady 280Z

It’s hard to deny the allure of the forbidden fruits of the auto world—your JDM (Japanese Domestic Market), your Euro-spec, and so on—but also hard to deny… more»

Cool Convertible: 1967 Datsun 1600 Convertible

Writing for Barn Finds has made me realize two very important facts. Firstly, I’m starting to realize just how many amazing cars are out there that I… more»

The Next Big Thing? 1972 Datsun 240Z

With the Japanese collector car market heating up, the beloved Datsun 240Z is starting to get more attention. I’m not saying the same thing that happened to… more»

Preserved Special Edition: 1979 Datsun 280ZX

Near as I can figure, this is a “Black & Gold” edition of the celebrated Datsun / Nissan 280ZX. There were numerous special editions floating around in… more»

They’re Multiplying: McBurnie Replica Ferrari 250 GTO

This is something like the third McBurnie replica Ferrari 250 GTO we’ve featured in the last few weeks after not seeing any for years. It always makes… more»

Meticulous Revival: 1971 Datsun 521 Pickup

I have always considered it to be a privilege to write for Barn Finds because it gives me the opportunity to combine my passion for writing with… more»

Original Keys Included: 1969 Datsun 2000 Roadster

Among my list of “sleeper” cars on the collector scale, the Datsun 2000 roadster has been a regular fixture. These cars have been cheap for so long,… more»

Appreciating Quickly: 1972 Datsun 240Z

Throughout the hobby car world, trends emerge for cars I like to call sleepers, or those vehicles that start gaining in value somewhat under the radar while… more»