What engine does a Datsun 1200 have?

A12 (1200): further refinements The A12 is a 1,171 cc (1.2 L; 71 cu in) engine with a 73 mm (2.9 in) bore, like the previous A10 engine, but with its stroke increased to 70 mm (2.8 in). With five main bearings on a forged steel crankshaft, the engine is extremely smooth and durable.

What is a Datsun 210?

The Datsun 210 name is used to describe a few different Nissan automobiles from 1959 until 1982: 1957–1959 — The internal code for what was to become the long-running Nissan Bluebird nameplate. 1978–1982 — For model years 1979through 1982, the fourth generation Sunny (B310) was sold as the Datsun 210 in North America.

What is Nissan Sunny?

The Nissan Sunny is an automobile built by the Japanese automaker Nissan from 1966 to 2006. Earlier versions (through at least the B11 series) were subcompact cars. All Sunnys through the 1982 model year (except as noted below) used Nissan A engine motors. It was designed to compete with the Toyota Corolla.

Was the Datsun B210 rear wheel drive?

Honda and Volkswagen were ahead of the subcompact-technology game at that time, with the front-wheel-drive Civic and Rabbit, respectively, but rock-and-stick-simple B210s, Corollas, Colts and Chevettes made up for their cramped interiors by using the comfortingly familiar front-engine/rear-wheel-drive layout.

Are Datsun and Nissan the same?

From 1958 to 1986, only vehicles exported by Nissan were identified as Datsun. By 1986, Nissan had phased out the Datsun name, but re-launched it in June 2013 as the brand for low-cost vehicles manufactured for emerging markets. Nissan considered phasing out the Datsun brand for a second time in 2019 and 2020.

Why did Nissan Micra failed in India?

Our analysis of why the Nissan Micra failed to impress Indian customers boiled the reasons down to cost (Rs 5.58 lakh for the XV version and Rs 6.04 lakh for the XV Premium [prices ex-showroom, Delhi]), lack of ABS or passenger airbags even as optional features, and the dearth of a solid dealers’ network.

What kind of tailshaft does a Datsun 1200 have?

The tailshaft is a modified Monaro V8 tailshaft. Andrew Denniss has now installed a CA18DET engine (that’s a 1.8L twin cam, turboed, fuel injected, intercooled engine) into his Datsun 1200 coupe. Andrew is aiming for 250+ hp at the flywheel with his new engine.

What kind of engine does a Datsun Silvia have?

Chris Shoesmith has a 1990 Nissan Silvia CA18 EFI engine (same as Nissan Exa except for intake/exhaust mannifolds and computer/loom and connector) in his Datsun 1200 sedan. He had to modify the engine mounts, and heater pipes, etc. The fuel system had to be changed with the addition of an EFI pump, filter and surge tank.

Did you know the 1200 sedan engine came from a Ute?

“The motor that is in the 1200 sedan actually came from the ute. I built it up myself, so that really was the best part of it. The biggest problem about the ute is that I am pretty tall so I just didn’t fit it comfortably enough, so I decided to build the 1200 sedan.

What engines will fit in a Nissan a-type 1200?

Similar engines in the Nissan A-type series are the 1974-and-up A12, A13, A14, A15 and A12A. All fit in the 1200 with only minor changes. These are by far the most popular swapping candidates, since they just about slide right in.