#TBT: Is the 510 the greatest gift Datsun gave to the world?

By Alan Cesar
Sep 21, 2023 | Datsun, Datsun 510, Buyer's Guide, 510 | Posted in Buyer's Guides , Product Reviews | From the Dec. 2012 issue | Never miss an article

Photography Courtesy Nissan

[Editor's Note: This article originally appeared in the December 2012 issue of Grassroots Motorsports.]

Coupe, sedan and wagon. Trans-Am champion. Reliable enough for the Baja 1000. Timeless looks. Street cred with all age groups. Rear-wheel drive. Cheap!

What is this mythical creature, this answer to all your automotive needs and desires? You’ve seen it before at vintage races, at Japanese car shows, …

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