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1985 Nissan 200SX XE CoupeReview
HOTSX writes:
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Nissan, We Are Driven! — I love this car, I owned an 81 and an 83 hatchback back in the mid eighties and I had always wanted another one but never could find a nice one that hadn't been butchered or eat up with rust. I found this all original, one owner car. It was garage kept and never driven in bad weather. It was the owner baby, now it's my baby and I plan to keep it all original and as close to mint condition as humanly possible. Nissan builds cars that last and last.

Pros: Runs, rides and drives great, the car only has 76,000 miles and it is just like a new car even after 29 years.

Cons: A little low on power, mostly from a dead stand still. Get out on the highway and it pulls strong, even in top gear. It feels like a much more powerful car once you are running 60-75 mph.

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1985 Nissan 200SXReview
Ps200sz writes:

I Think The Car Is A Solid 9.0 — Like others have said it is a blast to drive, handling is a 9.0, speed is a 8.0, styling is 9+, interior layout 8+. Others say that it is under powered but i don't think so, unless you are young and need to inpress the ladys. The one i have i can't say enough about it. Best car that nissan has made for that year.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Stylish, Handling, Breaking and speed.

Cons: Only draw back to this car is that the back seats are small

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1985 Nissan 200SXReview
Kevin writes:

An Amazing Vehicle; I Only Wish They Still Made Them Like This. — Performance: slightly underpowered but GREAT braking and AMAZING handling. Build Quality: absolutely the best you could ever hope for. It's a 1985 car that requires the maintenance of a 2000 model car. Appearance: Interior styling is one of the highest quality and best designed interiors ever built; exterior styling is clean and angular, with just enough curves to make it a sophisticated design. Cost of Ownership: 25 miles per gallon average, maintenance is cheap except for when the power steering pump broke. That cost about $850 but really the cost of ownership is low for such an old car. Fun factor: Amazingly fun to drive, especially on canyons.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: A great, reliable, high-quality car, easy to drive and know where it is on the road, great to be seen in.

Cons: Well, if you didn't like the style, or wanted higher performance. Of course, you could always get an engine swap.

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Reviews From Other Years

2002 Nissan 200SX Reviews

4/5 For Drift Car, 3/5 Daily Driver After Mods. Standard Car Much Better For Daily Driver By Damien

The best drift car i have owned: Tein coil over suspension Custom rear camber arms 3' custom exhaust turbo back High flo metal cat T70 Turbo 660cc injectors custom FMIC FM oil cooler Braided oil lines... Read More

Bring It On By Peter

whats not to like the car is quick looks good.... drift drag anything except dirt... 400m 12.8sec with very little work done to the motor now with heaps more power i will be going to the track again ... Read More

2001 Nissan 200SX Reviews

Japanese Sports Coupe At Its Finest. By Benjamin

Engine: SR20DET Power: 147Kw (200HP) 0-60mph (0-100kph): 6.5 sec 1/4 Mile: 14.00 sec Performance: Pulls well in all gears. Excellent mid range, easy to accelerate from speed. Handling is very precise... Read More

Awesome Car! Reccomend To Anybody! By Anthony

Love it! cant get enough of it, smooth ride, grips, and goes, slick 6speed gearbox with short shift. Nothing rattles or bangs or squeaks after 130k which is great. love the white dashboard looks very ... Read More

2000 Nissan 200SX Reviews

My S14a Sr20det 200sx Nissan By Ben

This car has only ever cost me a battery in 60,000 miles of daily driving !!!! a true testament to Nissan's build quality & engineering qualities. Modified over the standard car in nearly every depart... Read More

1999 Nissan 200SX Reviews

Great Bang For Your Buck By Anton

the handling absolutely awesome and the power and exhaust note very nice the car is so predictable on the limit and pretty reliable, extremely fun to drive i love the colour as well worth owning for s... Read More

The Best Car In The World By Fabio

Its the best car in the world!!!! its blue pearl purple, stage 1.5 leather seats big exhaust, gorgeous wheels, and on gear change sounds like a horse laughing, so ppl say :( and will beat any BMW m3 ... Read More

1998 Nissan 200SX Reviews

Great Car; Fun To Drive,you Cant Beat The Gas Mileage! By dougmc

I loved the car. 5-speed tran. get in and go. looked good sun roof. Wife says more for younger person.[What does she no,] im still young..gas mileage could go anywhere. never get stuck in winter with ... Read More

Fine For What It Is. By Barney

Overall a pretty good car. Nice 16v 4 cylinder and peppy for a little car. It should be a hatchback...the trunk is fairly useless. It gets rust spots in the weirdest places. Inside the doors on ... Read More

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