Engine Swap of the Day: RB26DETT in Stagea Wagon

What we have here is a Nissan Stagea equipped with an RB26DETT engine and a helping of GT-R body components. We approve strongly (though we're torn about the flashy appearance- wouldn't a total sleeper be even more fun?), and if we had 3.8 million extra yen (about 35 grand in ever-weaker US dollahs) plus shipping… » 11/20/07 3:00pm 11/20/07 3:00pm

Jalopnik Fantasy Garage: Which Nissan Skyline?

As car legends go, few have had their flames as passionately fanned as the Nissan Skyline. Despite extensive research proving only seven Americans have seen one on the street, and four have actually driven the mythical machine, it's astounding how often its tale is told. We're reminded of a particular Jonathan Gold… » 7/10/07 12:00pm 7/10/07 12:00pm

Nissan Skyline Z-Tune on the Nurburgring

Continuing our current obsession with driver-POV videos from the N rburgring, we came across another clip that's been knocking about. The star of the show is a Nissan Skyline Z-Tune, a 500-hp, extremely limited edition of the R34 Skyline GT-R, though best supporting actor goes to the driver, who flexes mad skills on… » 9/08/06 10:00am 9/08/06 10:00am