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1981 Datsun 510 Coupe RWD
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1981 Datsun 510
Coupe RWD
No Data Available
2022 BMW 3 Series
330i RWD
MSRP
$41,450
Invoice
$39,050
Average Price Paid
$41,450
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1981 Datsun 510
Coupe RWD
No Data Available
2022 BMW 3 Series
330i RWD
No Data Available

Specs

1981 Datsun 510
Coupe RWD
2022 BMW 3 Series
330i RWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
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--
26 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
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--
36 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume -- 15.6 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
97 hp @ 5,600 RPM
97 hp @ 5,600 RPM
255 hp @ 5,000 RPM
Torque
95 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
95 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
294 lb-ft @ 1,550 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
8:1
8:1
10.2:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
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--
3.23 in x 3.72 in
Safety
ABS Brakes -- Standard
Driver Airbag -- Standard
Passenger Airbag -- Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Rollover -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Air Conditioning Optional Standard
Radio -- Standard
Power Windows -- Standard
Power Door Locks -- Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 40 in 42 in
Back Legroom 30 in 35.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 17 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 836 lbs
Exterior
Length 169 in 185.7 in
Width 62 in 81.4 in
Height 54 in 56.8 in
Wheelbase 94.4 in 112.2 in

Available Options

1981 Datsun 510
Coupe RWD
2022 BMW 3 Series
330i RWD

Exterior Colors

  • AVENTURIN Red Metallic
  • Alpine White
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • DRAVIT Grey Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Melbourne Red Metallic
  • Mineral Grey Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Oxide Grey Metallic
  • PORTIMAO Blue Metallic
  • Phytonic Blue Metallic
  • Sunset Orange Metallic
  • TANZANITE Blue II Metallic

Option Packages

  • Heated Front Seats
  • Adaptive M Suspension
  • Convenience Package
  • Driving Assistance Package
  • Driving Assistance Professional Package
  • Dynamic Handling Package
  • Icon Adaptive Led Headlights W/LASERLIGHT
  • Live Cockpit Pro W/NAVI
  • M Sport Package
  • Premium Package
  • Black W/Blue Stitching, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Black, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Mocha, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Oyster, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • TACORA Red, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Wheels: 19" X 8" Double-Spoke Bi-Color Orbit Grey

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