For Sale: 1969 Datsun Fairlady in Kentwood, Michigan

Vehicle Description

Ask most enthusiasts what the first Japanese sports car of significance sold in the U.S. was, and the likely response would be the Datsun 240Z. But there is a compelling case for an earlier series of two-seat Datsuns, the Datsun Sports Convertibles, or commonly known as the "Fair Lady Roadster". The Datsun Sports Convertible debuted in 1963, months ahead of the MGB. The Sports Convertible evolved over the years from a 1.5 liter 4 cylinder in its early days to the optional 2.0 liter, 2000 performance version offered from 1967 - 1970.

GR Auto Gallery is excited to offer this beautiful and spirited, 1969 Datsun 2000 Sports Convertible to the world market. The is powered by its 2.0 liter U20 inline 4 cylinder engine, 5 speed manual transmission and rear wheel drive. The car was restored 2007 by the skillful hands at Sports Car Craftsmen located in Aurora, CO. It is finished in its original code 531 Beige Grey over black interior. Post restoration, the car has remained in the caring hands of private ownership who enjoyed the car and ensured its proper upkeep. Today, the car remains in excellent condition cosmetically and mechanically. The exterior paint, trim and bright work are excellent. The interior retains some originality and shows very good, under the bonnet and boot are clean and tidy. Mechanically, the car is spot on. It is a spirited driver that pulls strong and even to its top end. The suspension is tight and responsive and the car brakes well and straight.

Highlights include: Dual side draft carbs, original tach and gauges, bucket seats, original console, luggage rack, new convertible top, boot, aluminum wheels, front disc brakes, jack, spare, and a nice file of restoration and service receipts. The car also comes with a full tonneau that will need to be fitted with fasteners.

The 2000 series is the most desirable for the Sports Convertible series. They are a rare find and quality examples as the car presented here are very difficult to find. They are beautifully designed sports car that offers fun factor when driven. An investment opportunity offered here.
Gr Auto Gallery, LLC and our sister company, Wheelz Sales and Leasing Inc. makes every effort to represent each vehicle accurately and with integrity. We also welcome third party inspections when necessary. Although we try to do our very best to be accurate in our description writing we are human and do make mistakes. Unless otherwise noted, All vehicles are sold AS IS, No Warranty Expressed or Implied. All sales final. GR Auto Gallery and all its affiliates reserve the right to charge a 3% processing fee on any credit card sales of over $2,500.

Vehicle Details

  • 1969 Datsun Fairlady
  • Listing ID: CC-1665002
  • Price: $34,900
  • Location:Kentwood, Michigan
  • Year:1969
  • Make:Datsun
  • Model:Fairlady
  • Exterior Color:Beige Gray
  • Interior Color:Black
  • Transmission:Manual
  • Odometer:46341
  • Stock Number:P5400 L
  • VIN:SRL31110383
Listed By:
GR Auto Gallery
4722 50th Street SE
Kentwood, MI 49512

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