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Leave it to the Japanese to create car animation with such incredible attention to detail.

Yes, the 350Z is cool—but the original 240Z is cooler. Actually, make that Fairlady Z as we’re in Japan, the land of cute names and incredible attention to minutiae. YouTube user Luxe37 has created this series of car chase videos set in the 70s, of which we present Episode VI. They are made using Tomica toy cars and what we assume is thousands upon thousands of man-hours.


See them all on his YouTube page in glorious HD.

Hat tip to Zsolt Csikós, who probably knows everything there is to know about every car in every frame.


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