1962 Skyline Sports

December 18th, 2009 by NZPC

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The elegant styling of this car, which is not outdated even today, was designed by the famous Italian designer Giovanni Michelotti. It became famous at the 1960 Torino International Motor Show. Both the engine (4 cylinders in line, 1,862cc, 94PS) and chassis came straight from the Gloria. The price tag for the coupe was 1,850,000 yen, while the convertible was 1,950,000 yen. Approximately 60 units were manufactured.

Overall length / width
4,650/1,695mm
Overall height
1,385mm (1,410mm)*
Wheelbase
2,535mm
Tread (front/rear)
1,388/1,374mm
Curb weight
1,350kg (1,340kg)*
Engine
GB4 (4-cyl. in line, OHV)
EngineDisplacement
1,862cc
EngineMax. power
69kW (94PS)/4,800rpm
EngineMax. torque
153Nm (15.6kgm)/3,600rpm
Tires
5.90-15-4PR
Top speed
150km/h
Model Number BLRA-3