Paul Newman's Championship 1979 Datsun 280ZX Race Car Is Up for Auction

Paul Newman's Championship 1979 Datsun 280ZX Race Car Is Up for Auction
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The phenomenal actor, Paul Newman, a big star on silver screen and a championship winning racer on the racetrack. This known celebrity has always been very inquisitive about both the field of interests. The late actor had also won the SCCA Production National championship in his Datsun 280ZX race car. Under its record belt, the actor has with seven race wins and two lap records. [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="1280"]Image result for Paul Newman's 1979 Datsun 280ZX race car up for auction picture credits: https://bit.ly/2ychnWl[/caption] This gorgeous car, Datsun 280ZX is now up for auction. This 79 model has undergone a show-standard restoration and comprises of a classic number 100026 Z-car. Not just that, the number plate also features Newman's signature on the red, white and blue palette, bearing race numbers 33 and a period correct sponsorship stickers. With shining Gotti racing wheels, a swing of original spare parts, supplementary body parts and ‘memorabilia’ that makes it a brilliant piece of American Motorsport history. This car being up for auction has already attracted most of the attention towards the event and why not? This classic definitely deserves all the attention for its existence. [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="1280"]Image result for Paul Newman's 1979 Datsun 280ZX race car up for auction picture credits: https://bit.ly/2yw0WTV[/caption] The red, white and blue Newman cars have been in the limelight recently as this racing beauty has been featured in a ‘Petrolicious’ clip earlier this year. Also, the ‘ Adam Carolla’s 2015 documentary winning briefed about Newman’s racing history. The Datsun is expected to be taken for a lot of money but well, that will be justified as it has such a shining history and accessories with it. [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="1918"]Image result for Paul Newman's 1979 Datsun 280ZX race car up for auction picture credits: https://bit.ly/2A2efh7[/caption] We surely can't wait to see who will be the brand new lucky car owner in the coming time…