The Nissan Z Almost Didn’t Happen | Up to Speed

Added on Nov 8, 2021

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Nissan’s first Z brought exotic European performance and looks to the masses. It's history's most important sports car, full stop. But it almost didn’t happen. In fact, it took a conspiracy to make it happen. Without a small group of enthusiasts working against Nissan’s corporate wishes, the automotive landscape of the past 50 years would be unrecognizable. The Datsun 240Z is that big of a deal! This story is weirder than we ever expected. Put on your tinfoil hats and get ready for a trip down the rabbit hole with host James Pumphrey, this is everything you need to know to get Up To Speed on the conspiracy to build the first Nissan Z!


Episode titleThe Nissan Z Almost Didn’t Happen | Up to Speed
Episode number1
Date addedNovember 8, 2021
Original dateNovember 4, 2021
Run time20:46

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