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1981 Datsun 510 Coupe RWD
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Specs

1981 Datsun 510
Coupe RWD
1983 Datsun Sentra
Coupe FWD
Powertrain
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City -- --
Fuel Economy, Highway -- --
Fuel Tank Volume -- 13 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
97 hp @ 5,600 RPM
97 hp @ 5,600 RPM
69 hp @ 5,200 RPM
69 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
95 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
95 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
93 lb-ft @ 3,200 RPM
93 lb-ft @ 3,200 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
8:1
8:1
9:1
9:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
1,600 cc
1,600 cc
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Optional Optional
Radio -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 40 in 43 in
Back Legroom 30 in 31 in
Exterior
Length 169 in 167 in
Width 62 in 63 in
Height 54 in 54 in
Wheelbase 94.4 in 94.4 in

Available Options

1981 Datsun 510
Coupe RWD
1983 Datsun Sentra
Coupe FWD

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