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The 8th annual Z Nationals will be held October 5th-7th  

Online registration is now closed. 
If you have not pre-registered online, admission is $20 at the gate on Saturday.

Z Nationals Meet & Greet at the Historic Downtown Square in Carrollton GA.

 Show, Dyno, Giveaways & much more at Z1 Motorsports followed by dinner & awards.

 Track Day at Barber Motorsports Park in Leeds AL.  Drive your Nissan or Infiniti on a world class track!

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Z Nationals is an annual event focused on the Nissan Z family.  Z Nationals gives you the opportunity to showcase
your vehicle and participate in a variety of activities for owners and enthusiasts alike.  Everyone is welcome; however
only Z, Infiniti G, and GTR owners may participate in most of the events and be eligible for awards, prizes, and giveaways.

The 2012 event will be the 8th anniversary of Z Nationals and we will be taking to the track at Barber Motorsports Park on Sunday to celebrate.  Check out the detailed itinerary page for all the details.  Make plans to join us now and check back often for new announcements and details.

2012 Schedule :  

-Fri. October 5th   -  Arrival and Early Registration at Z1 Motorsports. Friday evening guests can mix and mingle at the Z Nationals Meet & Greet, featuring live music on the square and  dinner at Little Hawaiian.
-Sat. October 6th  -  Car Show / Dyno Competition / Open House at Z1 Motorsports.   Banquet & Party afterwards.  Register HERE online to attend on Saturday, enter the car show, or dyno your car at the event.  All Zs and Gs are invited to participate.

-Sun. October 7th  -  Track Day at Barber Motorsports Park from 7AM - 5PM. Cost: $250/ driver.   Details HERE   10/1/12 This event is FULL
2012 Hotel Information :
The official event hotel in Bremen, GA for the 2012 Z Nationals event is the Quality Inn. Bremen is convenient to I-20 for those participating in Sunday's Track Day at Barber Motorsports. 
Quality Inn and Suites is offering standard rooms with (1) king bed for $69.00/ night or doubles featuring (2) Queens for $75.00/ night.  When you call 770-824-5105 to reserve your room, you have to tell them: Z1 MOTOR to receive the discounted rate.
UPDATE: September 27th, 2012- All event hotels, with the exception of Quality Inn and Suites in Bremen, GA are full. We do have a few hotels in the area that are not booked for the weekend.
Carrollton, GA              Super 8- Currently has 20 rooms avaliable for $59.99 per night.
                                     Best Western- Currently has 9 rooms avaliable for $99.99 per night.
Bremen, GA                  Microtel Inn and Suites- Currently has (5) Non-Smoking and (5) Smoking rooms avaliable for $99.99 per night.
                         Hampton Inn - Currently has three king rooms at $135 / night. 
Douglasville, GA          Hampton Inn- Currently has 20 rooms avaliable for $99.00 per night.

2012 News & Updates:

  • August 19, 2012 - Track Day Preview at Barber Motorsports Park!!! Ride along with Joel@Z1 at one of the premier tracks in the Southeast and get geared up for Nationals Track Day 2012!!!
  • August 22, 2012 - Release of the Official Barber Track Day Preview Video
  • September 5, 2012 - Event Partner Exedy confirms Stage 1 Clutch & Flywheel combo for Z Nationals Raffle.
  • September 7, 2012 - Gold Level Sponsor Greddy donates an SP Elite Cat Back Exhaust for the 370Z.
  • September 8, 2012 - Z Nationals Poster Shoot...check out a little behind the scenes action.  All the lovely Z1 Girls will be here signing posters on October 6th.
  • September 13, 2012 - Infiniti of South Atlanta donates an IPL Front Fascia for our G37 crowd.
  • Sepember 20, 2012 - SFR Enterprises Pirelli World Challenge 370Z Team will be joining us this year at Z Nationals!!
  • September 24, 2012 - Bryan Heitkotter, 2011 Gran Turismo Academy winner and Doran Racing Grand-AM driver will be in attendance Saturday and Sunday, October 6th & 7th.
  • September 26, 2012 - Images from the Z Nationals Poster Shoot are posted HERE.  Posters will be available to attendees. 
  • September 27, 2012 - The 2012 Z Nationals Map has been updated along with this parking map for the Awards Banquet.
  • September 28, 2012 - The Detailed Intinerary page has been updated with accurate times, directions, and more. 
  • September 29, 2012 - General information everyone attending should know for Saturday is now available HERE.
  • October 1, 2012  -  Z Nationals event guide is released 


2012 Who's Attending Page

2012 Dyno Results

The 2011 Z Nationals was a huge success! Thanks to all of you who came out & participated. Check out for coverage of the 2011 event. Find photos here in our image gallery.



Friday, October 5th


  • 10:00 am Early check-in OPENS at Z1 Motorsports.

  • 4:00 pm Early check-in CLOSES

  • 4:30 pm Brief announcements and updates

  • 5:00 pm ~ 5:30 pm Lining up cars at Z1 Motorsports for escorted caravan into Carrollton's downtown square 6 miles ~ 10 min drive Directions

  • 5:30 pm ~ until... Meet 'n' Greet in historic downtown Carrollton featuring live music and fantastic food at Little Hawaiian.

Saturday, October 6th

Z Nationals Show & Shine/Dyno Competition (Z1 Motorsports)

Detailed Saturday Schedule available HERE. Check out the General Information Sheet.

Back to the hotels

Sunday, October 7th

Z Nationals Track Day (Barber Motorsports Park)

  • 6:00 am EST BREMEN- Z Nationals group meets in the Cracker Barrel parking lot to caravan to the track.

  • 6:15 am BREMEN-Z Nationals group leaves Cracker Barrel to caravan to the Barber Motorsports Park (Birmingham, Alabama) 89 miles ~ 1 hr 15 mins Directions

  • 6:30 am CST Gates Open (Z Nationals Caravan arrives at Barber Motorsports Park from GA) ** PLEASE NOTE TIME CHANGE WHILE ENTERING ALABAMA (CST)**

  • 6:30 am ~ 7:30 am Track Day Registration & Tech Inspections

  • 7:15 am ~ 7:30 am Instructor's Meeting (2nd floor of the Paddock Building)

  • 7:30 am ~ 8:00 am Driver's Meeting (2nd floor of the Paddock Building)

  • 8:00 am Track goes hot.

  • 5:00 pm Track Day Ends, 2012 Z Nationals comes to an official close.

  • 6:30 pm CST Dinner at the Mellow Mushroom in Oxford, Alabama after leaving the Barber Motorsports Park facility for a final "farewell" group dinner. 50 miles ~ 45 min Directions



Thousands of dollars worth of prizes will be given away at the 2012 Z Nationals. The following items are the larger more expensive giveaways that you will enter your red tickets for throughout the day Saturday, October 6th. You and your registered guests will receive 2 free red tickets at the registration table Saturday by REGISTERING ONLINE. Additional red tickets will be available for purchase throughout the event and at the giveaways display.

Items with a retail value of less than $500 will be given away at Z1 Motorsports near the close of the event on Saturday, October 6th. Items with a retail value of $500 or more will be given away at the Awards Banquet Saturday evening at the University of West Georgia Ballroom. You MUST be present to win!

To qualify to win these items you must enter your red raffle tickets into one of the buckets corresponding to the part you are interested in winning.

Non Vehicle Specific Giveaways

  • 3-Day Passes for 4 to the Honda Indy Grand Prix at Barber Motorsports Park with Paddock Pit Passes
  • Skip Barber Racing Driving School - Single Full Day Class
  • (2) 4-Day Passes to Petit Lemans at Road Atlanta (w/ Infield Parking Pass)
  • Z1 Motorsports 4 Wheel Akebono 14" Brake Upgrade (Calipers, Lines, & Rotors. & Pads) Available upgrade for Z32, 350Z, G35 and all non sport 370Z & G37 models.
  • Gift Certificate for one set of Toyo Tires (up to $1000 value)
  • Gift Certificate for $2000 off 4 wheel AP Racing Big Brake Upgrade
  • Gift Certificate for one set of shelf stock Wiseco Pistons
  • Z1 Motorsports Custom Dyno Tune with Uprev available for 350Z,G35, 370Z, & G37
  • Z1 Motorsports Stainless Brake Lines 5 sets available for Z32, 350Z, G35, 370Z, G37
  • 2012 or 2013 Z Nationals Track Day Registration vehicle must be track ready and pass tech inspection to participate
  • One set of 4 High Performance Rotors available for Z32, 350Z, G35, 370Z, G37 models
  • Brake Caliper Powdercoating Gift Certificate from
  • 2 Sets of Lug Nuts by Mackin Industries Project Kics & Muteki
  • Several ZDayZ Hats / T-shirts
  • One set of Deatschwerks Fuel Injectors
  • Several Dewla Dezign Shift Knobs
  • UpRev Tuner Engine Management available for 350Z, G35, 370Z, & G37
  • Z1 Motorsports 2.5" Testpipes or High Flow Cats available for Z32, 350Z, G35, 370Z, G37 models
  • Z1 Motorsports Silicone Radiator Coolant Hoses available for Z32, 350Z, G35, 370Z, G37 models
  • Z1 Motorsports 25 row Oil Cooler Kit available for Z32, 350Z, G35, 370Z, G37 models
  • Z Speed Performance Aluminum Undershroud available for Z32, 350Z, G35, 370Z, G37 models
  • Exedy Stage 1 Clutch & Flywheel Combo available for 350Z HR models, 370Z, & G37
  • Jim Wolf Technology 07+ Dual pop Intake available for 350Z HR models, 370Z, & G37
  • Quaife Differential available for 350Z, G35, 370Z, G37 models equipped with manual transmission
  • (2) $500 Gift Certificates for Z1 GT or GTX Ball Bearing Turbo Kits
  • Greddy Multi D/A Oil Pressure Gauge
  • Nissan Apparel / Prize Package
  • Berk Technology Gift Certificate for 50% off
  • Several Tomei Prize Packs
  • $500 Carbon Fiber Element Gift Certificate
  • 2 Motul Ultimate Fluid Change Prize Packs engine oil, gear oil, coolant additive, brake fluid, wash & wax, apparel

300ZX (Z32) Giveaways

  • Ultimate 60k Timing Maintenance Kit
    • BDE VTC Gears (same as your core)
    • Z1 Motorsports Adjustable Exhaust Cam Gears
    • Ramey Z Idler Pulley Studs
    • RDZ Motorsports Underdrive Crank Pulley and Overdrive Water Pump Pulley
    • OEM Nissan Water Pump, Timing Belt, Tensioner, Thermostat, Seals, Crank Sprocket, Drive Belts, & VTC Springs
    • Z1 Motorsports Silicone Coolant Bypass Hoses and VTC O Rings
  • Z1 Motorsports 2.5" Intercooler Piping Kit
  • Z1 Motorsports L.A. Side Mount Intercoolers
  • Z1 Motorsports Premium Short Throw Shifter
  • Z1 Motorsports Powdercoated NA Intake Hardpipe Kit
  • Z1 Motorsports 300ZX Logo Replacement Floor Mats
  • Z1 Motorsports Upgraded Hatch Struts
  • Z1 Motorsports Cargo Cover
  • Z1 Motorsports Adjustable Front Upper Control Arms Race Version
  • JWT ECU Upgrade
  • TwinZ Bolt-on Diffuser available for 2 seater or 2+2
  • Mega Z "Wingz" 3 pc Radiator Air Guide Gift Certificate
  • Ash-Spec Doolz
  • Dewla Dezign Throttle Cable Cover Strips
  • Ferrea +1mm Upgraded Valve Set

350Z / G35 Giveaways

  • Z1 Motorsports Angled Plenum Spacer
  • Z1 Motorsports High Flow Intake Package
  • Z1 Motorsports Upgraded Hatch Struts
  • Z1 Motorsports Upgraded Transmission Mount
  • Rotora Dry Carbon Strut Tower Brace
  • K1 Technologies Connecting Rods VQ35DE
  • Greddy 350Z Air Guide
  • Exedy Stage 1 Clutch Kit VQ35DE
  • GTM Spec 3" Cat Back Exhaust
  • Tomei VQ Headers
  • ARK Lowering Springs
  • Berk Technology Test Pipes

370Z / G37 Giveaways

  • Z1 Motorsports Silicone Coolant Hoses
  • Z1 Motorsports Silicone Post Maf Intake Hoses
  • Z1 Motorsports Hood Struts
  • Infiniti IPL G37 Coupe Fascia
  • Greddy SP Elite 370Z Cat Back Exhaust System
  • ARK Lowering Springs
  • ARK 370Z Exhaust
  • Berk Technology Test Pipes
  • CSF Upgraded Aluminum Radiator with Condenser

GT-R Giveaways

  • Speed For Sale Heat Wrapped Race Downpipes
  • Speed For Sale Heat Wrapped Race Non-Resonated Midpipe
  • Speed For Sale R35 Turbo Timer
  • Speed For Sale DOT Brake Lines
  • Speed For Sale Rear Bumper Exhasut Guards
  • Dodson Motorsports Adjustable Front Upper Control Arms
  • Injector Dynamics 1000cc Injectors with PNP Connectors
  • RacingBrake XT910 Front and Rear Brake Pad Set

Hundreds of smaller items will be given away throughout the day including Hats, T-Shirts, Keychains, and miscellaneous merchandise all generously donated by all of our SPONSORS.

The following items will be on sale at the Z1 Motorsports parts counter from 10:00am to 4:00pm during the show on Saturday, October 6th.

Parts Pricing Specials

  • 25% off all Z1 Motorsports Upgraded Hatch Struts
  • 20% off all Z1 Motorsports Test Pipes or High Flow Catalytic Converters
  • 20% off all Energy Suspension Products
  • 15% off all Stillen Products
  • 10% off all Akebono Brake Upgrades
  • $50 off 25 or 34 row Oil Coolers

300ZX (Z32) Parts Specials

  • Z1 Motorsports 2.5" Intercooler Piping and L.A. Intercoolers $998
  • Z1 Motorsports High Flow Intake - $58
  • Z1 Motorsports Stainless Brake Lines - $68
  • Z1 Motorsports Premium Short Throw Shifters - $95
  • Z1 Motorsports SMIC Upgrade - $395
  • Z1 Motorsports Chrome Gauge Ring Sets - $28
  • Z1 Motorsports Platinum Series Driveshafts - 10% Off
  • Z1 Motorsports Subframe Collar Sets - $35
  • Z1 Motorsports Lower Radiator Hardpipe W/ Silicone elbows - $64
  • Z1 Motorsports Lightweight Flywheel - (NA) $248 (TT) $278
  • Z1 Motorsports Twin Disc Clutch - $698
  • Z1 Motorsports Cargo Cover - $158
  • TwinZ Design Products - 5% Off
  • CSF NA Single Row Aluminum Radiator - $98
  • Nissan '99 JDM Fascias - $380 with Lights, $425 with Lights and Grille
  • Clear or Smoked Timing Cover Sets - $178

350Z / G35 Parts Specials

  • Z1 Motorsports Angled Plenum Spacer - $98
  • Z1 Motorsports Stainless Brake Lines - $78
  • Z1 Motorsports Silicone Coolant Hose Sets - $75
  • Z1 Motorsports High Flow Intake Package - $98
  • Z1 Motorsports Twin Disc Clutch - $698
  • Z1 Motorsports Oil Pan Spacer - $78
  • Uprev Re-Flash - $TBA
  • Rotora Big Brake Upgrades - 25% off (In Stock ONLY)
  • Rotora Dry Carbon Front Strut Tower Brace - $98
  • CSF Upgraded Aluminum VQ35DE Radiator - $275

370Z / G37 Parts Specials

  • Z1 Motorsports Silicone Post Maf Intake Hoses - $98
  • Z1 Motorsports Stainless Brake Lines - $88
  • Z1 Motorsports Silicone Coolant Hoses - $68
  • Z1 Motorsprots Hood Struts - $74
  • Nismo Sway Bar Sets - $198
  • Uprev Re-Flash - $TBA
  • CSF Upgraded Aluminum Radiator with Condenser - (Manual) $TBA (Auto) $TBA

In addition to the unbelievable sale prices on the above parts, Z1 Motorsports will also have on sale Hats, T-shirts, decals, and many other items.

Please check this page often as giveaways and parts specials will be updated until the day of the event!




Platinum Partners

Gwinnett Place Nissan - The place to purchase your next Nissan.

Exedy - Reliability. Performance.

Infiniti of South Atlanta - Where luxury costs less

Nissan USA - Shift_ the way you move

Garrett Turbochargers - The world's leading pioneer of turbocharging technologies

Toyo Tires - Driven to perform

CSF - Reliability. Performance.

Tomei - The Engine Specialists - The ultimate online 300ZX community.

Speed For Sale - Performance Auto Sales, Parts, Service, and Tuning

Gold Sponsors


VP Racing

Skip Barber Racing School







Barber Motorsports Park

Silver Sponsors


Mackin Industries

Berk Technology

TwinZ Design


Energy Suspension

Brett Dempsey Engineering


Jim Wolf Technology


Bronze Sponsors

Road Atlanta


Hawk Performance

Carbon Fiber Element

Mega Z







VIS Racing

Z Speed Performance





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