How to turn a drifting icon into a land speed car | Read now with GRM+

By Colin Wood
Aug 27, 2021 | Nissan, 240SX, land speed, GRM+

The name 240SX normally conjures up images of sideways sliding and tire smoke, but Jerry Hoffman of set out to push his tuning skills to the test by turning a Nissan 240SX–an icon of the drifting world–into a land speed record-breaker.

How, exactly, do you build a land speed car out of a 240X? We got the inside scoop back in the December 2015 issue of Grassroots Motorsports, which you can read now by subscribing to GRM+ today.

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