Go Back   Infamous Nissan - Hardbody / Frontier Forums > Model Specific > Nissan Cars

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-31-2019, 12:46 AM   #1
Join Date: Mar 2019
Location: united kingdom
Posts: 2
Vehicle: nissian 2006
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Back to the Bluebird

Hi all,

A long story short my first car was an '82 Bluebird TRX. Loved the hell out of that car. I bought it sight unseen on Ebay for $1000 when I was 17. Turned out I bought it from the original owner who had worked for Nissan and purchased it new and cared for it like a baby ever since. Even had orig working stereo tapedeck etc.
I drove the car for about 8 years and being the funlovin' teen I was I thrashed it over those years. But the car never skipped a beat. Never went wrong (apart from the occasional fuel pump or other incidental).

Skip to 17 years later and I've moved from Australia to the Baltics. Now driving a Subie '05 Sti (winters here are just too fun) and somehow this advert pops into my peripherals. A young fella purchased an '89 Bluebird from someone in France, got it here (it wasn't driveable), and has restored it to working order. He hoped to give it the full resto treatment and get it "Classic vehicle" registration (here that means you pay 0 road-tax and your reg is far cheaper as well).

It's now roadworthy, has reg to the end of this year and is pretty much good-to-go. The seller unfortunately ran out of funds for the project and has put it up for sale with the whole boot full of spares, parts etc. I'm picking it up tomorrow.

Thank you!
peter77 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-31-2019, 03:05 AM   #2
The Gear Jammer
cadillacdude1975's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2013
Location: Chattanooga, TN
Age: 48
Posts: 9,920
Vehicle: 87 D21 SE KC V6 2wd 5sp & 87 Pathfinder 4x4 SE
Thanks: 394
Thanked 1,194 Times in 1,098 Posts

Welcome to IN.
cadillacdude1975 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-31-2019, 02:22 PM   #3
Shawn B13
Join Date: Aug 2018
Location: Louisiana
Posts: 63
Vehicle: '94 Nissan Hardbody
Thanks: 12
Thanked 16 Times in 13 Posts

Along for the ride.
'94 V6, 4x4, ext cab, auto. '93 SE-R, original owner, a couple mods.
Shawn B13 is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 05:57 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.