The Nissan Fairlady 240ZG – A Superlative JDM Unicorn

Nissan Fairlady 240Z Headlight

The Nissan Fairlady 240ZG The Nissan Fairlady 240ZG was was released in Japan in October 1971 for one reason and one reason alone – to homologate the 240Z for Group 4 racing. A series of changes were made to the 240ZG with the race track in mind, including an extended fiberglass “aero-dyna” nose for improved top…

Read More

Legacy Overland 1985 Toyota Land Cruiser BJ40

Toyota Land Cruiser BJ40

The Legacy Overland 1985 Toyota Land Cruiser BJ40 The BJ40 you see here has been comprehensively restored by Legacy Overland to better-than-original condition. Every part has been either reconditioned or replaced, and the body, chassis, engine has been comprehensively restored, using new parts and paint that’ll far outlast their original counterparts. Legacy Overland are headquartered…

Read More

DNA Garage Mazda RX-3 Race Car – 400 bhp Triple Rotor

Mazda RX-3 Race Car 1

Editor’s Note: An earlier version of this article misstated that the engine was a triple-rotor 20B with twin turbos, it’s now been corrected. This Mazda is a rotary-chimera of sorts, it’s a lightweight 1974 Mazda RX-3 fitted with a triple-rotor Mazda 20B engine producing 400 bhp. The Mazda 20B No factory-built RX-3 was ever fitted…

Read More

Nikka Coffey Grain Whisky – 93 Points

Nikka Coffey Grain Whisky

Nikka Coffey Grain Whisky is distilled through copper-pot “Coffey” stills that were imported to Japan from Scotland in 1963. Despite the similar name, the Coffey still has nothing to do with coffee, they look like towers of individual square-sided copper pots and they can be run continuously – unlike pot still that must be emptied…

Read More

Homologation Specials Subaru 22B Shirt by DNBK

Subaru 22B T-Shirt

The Subaru 22B was built between March and August 1998 in very limited numbers to celebrate both Subaru’s 40th anniversary and the 3rd consecutive manufacturer’s title in the World Rally Championship. The car is considered by some (including me) to be one of the best looking Subarus ever built, with its sleek coupe body, flared…

Read More