clear

 

Permenantly Parked: 1979 Nissan Laurel SGL (C231)

April 18, 2015

This is how I used to do my car-spotting videos! Long-time subscribers will understand. Anyway, today's Laurel sedan is an interesting one.

The C230 Series Laurel was built from Jan 1977 to Nov 1980. This Laurel Sedan was built in 1979. It has a 1,998cc inline 6 engine.

More information: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nissan_Laurel

assessment 11,096 thumb_up 236 thumb_down 1 chat_bubble 117
 

How does winning stuff sound?

I've set myself an ambitious target, and that is to unearth all of Japan's rusting, nostalgic gems. It's not going to be easy. They're shy creatures and prefer to remain hidden. And, limited time and funds mean they're likely to stay that way, which would be not cool! <More>

 
You may also enjoy these

Rare Bird: Survivor 1981 Nissan (Datsun) Bluebird SSS Turbo S

assessment2,734   chat_bubble67   access_timeJuly 31, 2019

I first spotted this very special, and unrestored, Datsun classic back in 2013, and have seen it regularly since. It's the sporty SSS versio... <More>

 

Hakosuka Van, Honda S600, Japanese Bike Culture, Car Spotting, Swap Meet

assessment2,989   chat_bubble76   access_timeApril 06, 2019

Last weekend I went to a swap meet, but it was so much more than that. Of course there were motorcycle parts and accessories, but also plent... <More>

 

Mint Original: 1981 Nissan Gloria VIP Brougam Jack Nicklaus Edition (430)

assessment8,123   chat_bubble130   access_timeMarch 09, 2019

It's rumoured that there are less that 10 of these Jack Nicklaus special edition Nissan Glorias remaining in Japan. That I've found one of t... <More>