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Crashed On The Way To The Car-show: 1960's Datsun Fairlady 2000 Roadster

June 15, 2014

Ouch! This beauty had a slight run-in on the way to the car show. Panel damage is the last thing you want just before you have to present your pride and joy to the world.

This Fairlady Convertible was built in 1966. It has a 2,000cc inline 4 engine.

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