AWESOME 280 Z 1 OWNER Original BLACK PEARL JDM Rust Free Rod Excellent TRADE ?

US $38,950.00
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Beverly Hills, California, United States

Features and Specifications

Make: Datsun
Model: Z-Series
Type: Coupe
Trim: 280Z Black Pearl
Year: 1978
Mileage: 9235
VIN: HLS30446244
Color: Black
Engine: l28 straight 6
Cylinders: 6
Fuel: Gasoline
Transmission: Manual
Drive type: rear
Interior color: Black
Drive side: Left-hand drive
Vehicle Title: Clear

1978 Datsun Z-Series 280Z Black Pearl


This is a SUPER RARE 1 Owner Low Mile 280Z BLACK PEARL EDITION in incredible RUST FREE ALL ORIGINAL condition including paint!! Do your research on the limited edition Black Pearls... roughly 1000 were produced... 1978 only. This rare Z was in loved by a single enthusiast owner and meticulously maintained with extensive original documentation! The car is fresh out of 25 year storage... completely unmolested... fully serviced, itlooks runs and drives excellent. It retains its unmodified matching numbers drivetrain, body panels, and original paint and interior... all in excellent condition It retains the majority of its factory parts and factory undercoating. Super straight and clean. It is an excellent runner/driver with no squeaks, rattles or funny business!. I am a serious Z collector... It is extremely RARE to find an all original Black Pearl in this condition. I have never seen one as original and clean as this one. Unused jack and spare... all original window sticker and dealer invoices... keys, etc etc... this in as investment grade car. This little Z would be an awesome weekend cruiser, daily driver, or addition to any collection.
The body is completely rust free and straight.
Frame, floors, and chassis are totally solid... underside is super straight and retains most of its factory undercoating. Paint is all original except for the drivers headlight bucket from a crack repair and the hood from chips... it presents amazingly well with some minor blemishes and a bit of patina... rear hatch has some fading but for a 40 year old all original paint Z the car is fabulous.
The interior is exceptionally clean... panels, carpet, and trim all look great... Dash has 1 minor crack... I have a full face molded cover I will install if wanted. Drivers seat has just a little stress. Gauges, lights, and electronics all work properly INCLUDING the clock!! Dealer installed cassette deck still works great as does the power antenn, warning lights, buzzers, etc.
Original L28 motor was removed and professionally rebuilt with warranty... The car starts idles and runs fantastic... has great power and sounds good. 5 speed
Trans shifts smooth and strong through the gears!! Suspension feels tight and provides excellent ride and brakes stop straight and sure. Strong, powerful, and reliable... freshly fully serviced and tuned... ready to roll.... definite daily driver capable.
Overall this is an incredibly rare limited edition Z in superb original condition all around. I am a Z collector. This one makes a great investment and/or Awesome Weekend Cruiser, daily driver, or whatever you like. Great for any enthusiast, collector, or anyone looking for a cool and unique Vintage sports car at a great price.
The car is located in Beverly Hills California... Inspections are welcome and encouraged... serious buyers can call me at 310 850 8980 but no tire kickers please. Video available! I'm open to interesting trades (within ebay guidelines) but no projects or junk please.


I have tried to describe this vehicle as accurately and honestly as possible but please remember it is a used vehicle. As with any vehicle, (new or used) there may be issues that I have overlooked or am unaware of. If you are not familiar with purchasing used vehicles and or specialty vehicles or you have not purchased a vehicle using the Internet, PLEASE do your research, ask questions, make sure you are comfortable with me as a seller, the vehicle, and the process. Unless stated otherwise, I cannot verify actual miles and I am not offering a warranty so if you want one, let's discuss it and document it before the purchase is final. Otherwise there is no warranty expressed or implied. THANKS!

Need 500 deposit within 48 hours of auction end and balance COD within 7 days. Shipping is buyers responsibility.

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