1978 280Z - LS1 Powered - TREMEC T56 6 Speed

Price: US $16,500.00 Item location: Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States
  • Make: Datsun
  • Model: Z-Series
  • SubModel: LS1 Swap - 6 Speed
  • Type: Coupe
  • Trim: 280Z
  • Year: 1978
  • Mileage: 2,000
  • VIN: HLS30458080
  • Color: Blue
  • Engine size: 5.7 LS1 V8
  • Number of cylinders: 8
  • Transmission: Manual
  • Drive type: RWD
  • Interior color: Black
  • Vehicle Title: Clear
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1978 Datsun Z-Series 280Z

1978 280Z LS1 Swap
280Z chassis with ~107,000
V8-LS1/T56 with ~70,000 miles
~2000 miles since swap

See 'Buy It Now' Bonus Below!
LS1 out of a 2004 Pontiac GTO. Stock
Stock ECU, tuned to run standalone with HPTuners
MN12 T56 (slightly different gear ratios and better synchros than f-body T56)
Shifter from a Holden Commodore
CXRacing swap kit (engine mounts, trans mount, headers, y-pipe)
Custom exhaust with 2 Magnaflow mufflers (11229 and 14419)
Fast Shaft Chrome Moly custom driveshaft
Champion 2 row radiator
Flex-A-Lite Syclone (2500cfm)
Tilton 7/8" Clutch MC
Wheels,Tires and Suspension
XXR 531 16x9
BFGoodrich Sport Comp 2 245/50r16 (square stance)
Eibach lowering springs
Chassis/ Body
Shaved rear bumper
Urethane front bumper with brake cooling ducts
ZG fender flares
MSA Victory Spoiler
Vented fiberglass hood scoops from thezstore.com
Replaced weatherstripping for hatch and both doors
Rear hatch threshold plate cut out and replaced (notorious rust spot)
Rust spot behind passenger front tire, treated and covered
Plasti dipped with Black and Blue with Deep Sea Blue Pearls
MSA Rear Adjustable Strut Bar
Replaced compression rod bushings
Replaced differential mount insulator
15 Gallon Fuel Cell
Walbro 255 external fuel pump
Upgraded larger diameter fuel lines
Brake booster and MC from 79 280zx
Reckhorn 80Mil Thick Sound Deadener throughout car
New carpet kit from thezstore.com
Original 280Z steering wheel wrapped with stitch on cover
Speedhut Revolution Gauges (Tach, Speedo, fuel, water temp, oil temp)
Vintage air Mini Unit - Heat only (No a/c at the moment, needs compressor and a/c lines)
Rockford Fosgate R165X3 Prime 6.5inch 3 way speakers (2 speakers)
Aftermarket Pioneer headunit
Corbeau A4 Reclining Racing Seats
Cipher Racing 4 point harnesses
Dash cover over original dash (original dash is cracked)

'Buy It Now Bonus'First Person to offer and execute on the 'Buy It Now' pricing will also receive the following:

HP Tuners VCM Suite Pro Tuner (8 original credits - Note that 2 credits already used on this 280Z LS1 ECU, so unlimited tuning/logging on this car!)Custom Bench LS1 ECU Tuning Harness (enables ECU tuning anywhere outside of the CAR w/ 12V source and laptop/desktop)
(Over $700 value - free with Buy it Now)

Selling so I can move on to the next project car. Not looking for trades. Thanks for looking.