What's New?

Sadly I lost the old version of this page, so here we go again:

August 17, 2013
The insurance quotes database is back on line.
Go to http://www.200sx.org/insurance

December 1, 2008
Added how to make your own Japanese Number (Licence) Plates to section 3.

May 16, 2008
Updated the DIY Additional Injector Driver and LED Boost Gauge with new PCB files.

November 12, 2007
Updated the future rumours section again, with announcements from the Tokyo Motor Show.

September 7, 2007
We will be changing network providers this month to hopefully address some long-standing issues.  This means that there will be new IP Addresses, and probably some disruption to service.  If the site suddenly becomes unavailable, please try us again after about 24 hours.

March 21, 2007
Fixed the long-broken banners page

October 31, 2006
Added new Foria Concept photos

October 27, 2006
I'm going to go out on a limb here. The Fiorna concept is a pointer to the next Silvia, if there is to be one at all

October 9, 2006
After a hiatus, I've been refreshing most of the pages here. Sorry for the delays.

April 19, 2006
Due to a break-in and robbery, the machines which host the site have been stolen, as was most of the recent data. I am presently trying to reconstruct things as fast as I can, but a lot of links just don't work at present.

Please bear with me. This is going to take some time...

January 16, 2006
Added details of the forthcoming electronics to the store page.

October 28, 2005
Updated headlines

September 15, 2005
Thank you to Yoshi, Nea and the crew who looked after me so well during my stay in Tokyo.

August 11, 2005
Added to the S16 rumour mill

June 22, 2005
Small correction to the Headlight information in section 4.5

June 21, 2005
Updated S14 and S15 Galleries

June 17, 2005
Updated the legal disclaimer to support current legislation.  Thank you to Winston for his efforts there.

June 1, 2005
Updated forum software to fix potential issues

May 27, 2005
Removed my "for sale" notice, as the car has now been sold. Arrigato old friend!

April 17, 2005
Added a link to Universal Currency Convertor to the store pages.

April 6, 2005
Added Advanced Japan Auto Imports

March 13, 2005
We moved the servers to their new home this weekend.  Unfortunately a couple of things aren't working just yet (insurance tracker being the big one) but I am on the case as we write

March 5, 2005
Added a "Donate" option at the bottom of the main page.  If you feel like helping to keep this site running, this is one way

November 5, 2004
It's been ages since I have updated this page, and I do apologise for being so slack.  I have been sick, and moving house, etc

I am presently working to give the site a refresh, and allow you to directly upload photos for the gallery (subject to approval of course); and a new way of sending questions to me that might cut down on the amount of spam I get

July 16, 2004

Updated the S15 gallery, and 4WD topics

July 14, 2004
The banners are not working at present.  I aopolgise for the problems this is causing our supporters, but we will have it rectified shortly.

June 10, 2004
The videos have been removed because of bandwidth issues.

March 24, 2004
Gallery had a BIG update

December 08, 2003

Has it really been this long since I updated the site?  Need to do better really!

October 09, 2003
Yes, I know it's been a long time...  I've been really sick over the last couple of months, so nothing at all has gotten done here.  But I am better now, and trying to get back on top of all the mail and submissions.  If you emailed me, please be patient, I WILL get back to you

August 6, 2003

Added "how to change your oil" to Section 4

July 30, 2003

Added a link to the insurance database from the main menu

July 25, 2003

Updated the gallery, added a clarification to the legality of turbo timers.

June 25, 2003

Updated the S16 rumour.

June 20, 2003

Gallery updates and a general tidy-up

May 16, 2003

Updated S14 gallery.  Added the S16 rumour.  I am in the process of getting the article translated, and will post what I know as soon as it's done

May 5, 2003

Updated the S13 and S15 Galleries

May 4, 2003

Restored the forums to service

April 30, 2003

All of us at www.200sx.org extend their condolences to the family and friends of Possum Bourne, who died overnight,  following an accident on Good Friday.  Having had the chance to meet him during a plane trip last year, he struck me as one of the "good guys", and his passing is a great loss to us all.

April 15, 2003

Big gallery update.

March 10, 2003

I think I am starting to get back on top of all the questions.  It's taken me a while, and I do apologise for the delays.

March 19, 2003

Thank you to all those who contacted us to wish me well during a recent illness.

March 5, 2003

Added Peter's S10 and Placcido's S12 to the gallery.

February 19, 2003

Regrettably, the mail list archives and forums were withdrawn permanently from service today for legal reasons.

February 18, 2003

Updated the gallery. (S14)

February 07, 2003

All the promised updates are now done.  Sorry for the delays.

January 29, 2003

I have to apologise for not updating the site in over a month.  Between Christmas, New Year, finishing a book, buying a new car (more about that later) and adding a member to our family, not much else actually happened.  To all those who sent photos for the gallery, or asked questions, I will get them done soon.  Please bear with me.

In the mean-time, I have fixed some ambiguities in the free boost upgrade notes.

December 2, 2002

Updated the gallery and added club links

November 12, 2002

Tidied up the history (some more S12 & S10 information).

November 11, 2002

Updated supplier links.

November 04, 2002

Updated supplier links and the gallery.  Also, the mail archives just celebrated their first birthday!

October 09, 2002

Work has really been on top of me this lately, and with getting NSCC off the ground too, not much has happened.  I've done a mass gallery update (S12, S14, S15) added some US S12 specs, and the new forums.  If you haven't been there yet, take a look at http://www.200sx.org/bbs/

September 24, 2002

Updated the gallery and added a link for the Club

September 10, 2002

Added the launch announcement for the Nissan Sports Car Club

September 09, 2002

Updated gallery, added Chucksta's clutch FAQs

August  23, 2002

Updated gallery

August  12, 2002

Added Josh's S15 to the Gallery.

July  24, 2002

Added the "Logo Ideas" page.  You'll be able to vote soon.

July  18, 2002

Added TOKs instructions for making a heatshield.

July  16, 2002

Added OMG's "How to change the gearbox", and an experimental "splash" page.  Not sure it will stay around though...

July  11, 2002

While going through my mail I found some gallery shots I had not added.  My apologies to Gerald and Cheddar for taking SO long.  It was an accident.  Honest!

July  5, 2002

Added legal notices after advice to do so.
Updated the gallery

July  4, 2002

Added Marks and Christian's cars to the gallery
Added links for Fibremotive and Apex performance parts
Fixed errors in EMS ECU data (Sorry folks)

July  2, 2002

Added sticker information and links to the new "chat" mail list
Added links for ICF

June  14, 2002

Major update to the gallery, and added a link to the test version of the insurance database.
Added full specs for the Nismo 270R

May  9, 2002

Updated the galleries.  Sorry for the delays, but work has been on top of me lately.

April 26, 2002

You sell-out!!!  I finally added some affiliate banners to the site.  This place is getting expensive to run, and I need all the help I can get.

April 8, 2002

Numerous updates to the gallery as I have been away for some time.

March 19, 2002

MaximaNet have requested removal of the webring.

February 28, 2002

Added Air Power Systems to the suppliers list.

February 25, 2002

Updated the Gatherings section with the Sydney Dyno Day.  Added Dyno chart and a better photo to the free boost upgrade.

February 22, 2002

I've been away for a while, so a bunch of new updates were added to the gallery and members pages.

January 27, 2002

Updated the "free boost upgrade" question with a photo.

January 11, 2002

Fixed an error in the Diff ratios in Section 2.4 (Thanks Stuart)

January 10, 2002

Added details of the Nismo 270R to the history section, updated gallery and member's pages

January 6, 2002

Added sections on insurance, legal modifications, and fixed a mistake in the boost restrictor section.

December 16, 2001

Updated gallery

December 16, 2001

Added the DATNET Cruise II  photos to the gatherings page

December 10, 2001

Added the latest NSW gathering photos

December 6, 2001

Updated gallery

November 30, 2001

Added Just Classics to the links page

November 26, 2001

Updated gallery, added Shine Street and Haltech to the suppliers page

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