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2dr Coupe Manual


Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.1 x 0.35
Brake Type Power
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Brake ABS System
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.0 x 0.87
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 8.5

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.1


Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 80
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 356


SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 155 @ 5600
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 2.4L/146
Fuel System SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 160 @ 4400

Exterior Dimensions

Wheelbase (in) 99.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.9
Track Width, Front (in) 58.3
Height, Overall (in) 51.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.1
Length, Overall (in) 177.2
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.2

Interior Dimensions

Front Leg Room (in) 42.6
Front Head Room (in) 38.3
Front Head Room (in) 36.3
Second Head Room (in) 34.3
Second Leg Room (in) 21.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 50.4
Second Hip Room (in) 42.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.0
Passenger Capacity 4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 70.8
Front Hip Room (in) 51.0


EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28


Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 34.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 31.5
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.1
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.2
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion


Vehicle Name Nissan 240SX
Vehicle Name Nissan 240SX
Body Style 2 Door Coupe


Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.06
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link


Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P195/60HR15
Rear Tire Size P195/60HR15
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15


Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A


Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.76
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.32
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.08
Clutch Size (in) 8.86
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.38
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)


EPA Classification Mini-Compact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2741


Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0