Datsun 240Z and Nissan 370Z

Generation Z: Tuned Datsun 240Z and Nissan 370Z Face Off [Video]

[youtube width=”960″ height=”540″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-VRnBKfPOvw[/youtube]

The debate about whether the cars of yesterday were better than the cars of today (and vice versa) has raged for ages, and will likely always continue to rage. Heck, we occasionallydo our shareof flame-fanning. But the fact of the matter is when it comes to performance, newer is almost always better.

Of course, that doesn’t stop people from putting cars of different generations head to head. Take the video seen here:NissanandMotor Trendwanted to pitNissan’scrowd-sourced370Zproject caragainst a fan’sZ.Gordon MacSwainand hisRB26DETT-swapped’70 Datsun 240Zwon the chance to do battle, and this video shows how this epic dual between a pair of twin-turbo Zs went down.

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