Before all the mayhem started – well, plenty had been done to this car at this point, but I was about to venture on a much bigger project. You see, almost every owner of a 240 at some point will say “self, you are hot stuff, and hot stuff don’t settle with 155hp.” Instead of doing what any sane person would do and swap in an SR20, I decided to stuff a VQ30 in it. That’s right, the front wheel drive v6 from a Maxima. Of course then I didn’t know how much of a pain it would be, oh boy.
Just for good measures, we note the before weight with some Intercomp Race Scales: