Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, I have become the proud owner of a lovely stock 1400cc Datsun 510. Initially, Gian Bowles of 510 Again in the States, posted a message on the Bluebirds mailing list about a 510 for sale… in the UK! Of course I jumped on it straight away. I phoned …

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Mikko from Finland emailed me these pictures of a Datsun he found abandoned in the woods. Poor thing. Looking at the large front bumper overriders, I’d say it was probably a 410 rather than 411 Bluebird. This one is probably a little too far gone to rescue… part from those overriders maybe?

For decades Lenny Medler operated a vast scrapyard in the wilds of Norfolk. Lenny was something of an eccentric by all accounts. He wouldn’t spend money on proper buildings or fences and didn’t trust banks, preferring to hide away his cash himself, apparently in a home made safe. Certainly when I visited, I was amazed to see …

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