260Z Features & Specifications

Listed below are the key features, full specification list and tech sheet for Datsun 260z – Source Nissan S30 Wikipedia Page

 

Key Features

  • Manufacturer: Nissan
    • AKA – Nissan Fairlady Z
  • Production Years: 1974 (US) / 1974-1978 (Worldwide)
  • Class: Sports Car
  • Body Style: 2-door coupe / 2+2 Two Door Coupe
  • Layout: Front Engine, Rear Wheel Drive
  • Curb Weight: 1,100 kg (2,425.1 lb) / 1,200 kg (2,645.5 lb) (2+2)
  • Dimensional Specs

    • Wheelbase: 2,300 mm (90.6 in) / 2,604 mm (102.5 in) (2+2)
    • Length: 4,140 mm (163.0 in) / 4,445 mm (175.0 in) (2+2)
    • Width: 1,626 mm (64.0 in)
    • Height: 1,283 mm (50.5 in)

260Z Specs

 

Specifications List / Tech Sheet

  • Engine: 2.6 L (160 cu in) L26 I6, cast-iron block, alloy head, two valve per cylinder, seven-bearing crankshaft, single overhead camshaft
    • Displacement: 156.6 cu in (2,565 cc)
    • Bore: 83.0 mm (3.27 in)
    • Stroke: 79.0 mm (3.11 in)
    • Compression Ratio: 8.3:1 (93 oct)
  • Fuel System: Mechanical fuel pump, twin Hitachi HMB 46W 1.75 in (44 mm) SU-type carburetors
  • Power: 162 hp (121 kW) at 5,600 rpm
  • Torque: 157 ft lbf (213 N·m) at 4,400 rpm
  • Transmission: Four-speed manual or three-speed automatic
  • Brakes:
    • Front: 10.7 in (270 mm) discs front
    • Rear: 9.0 in (230 mm) X 1.6 in (41 mm) drums rear, servo assisted
      • Total swept area: 393.7 sq in (2,540 cm2)
  • Suspension:
    • Front: Independent with MacPherson struts, lower wishbones, coil springs, telescopic dampers, anti-roll bar
    • Rear: Independent with Chapman struts, lower wishbones, coil springs, telescopic dampers
  • Steering: rack and pinion, 2.8 turns lock to lock
  • Wheels/ Tires: 5.5 by 14 in (140 by 360 mm) pressed steel wheels with 195VR14 radial tyres
  • Top Speed: 127 mph (204 km/h)
  • 0 to 60 mph (97 km/h): 8.0 sec
  • Fuel consumption: 20 to 28 mpg-US (11.8 to 8.4 L/100 km; 24 to 34 mpg-imp)
  • Engine oil (sump): 9.0 Imp pints (5.1 liters/10.7 US pints)
  • Tare weight: 1,350 kg (2,980 lb)