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Nissan Skyline 2.8 GTX

(1986 model)

Brief specs of 1986 Nissan Skyline 2.8 GTX

2-door 5-seater fixed-head coupé, petrol (gasoline) 6-cylinder 12-valve straight (inline) engine, SOHC (single overhead camshaft), 2753 cm3 / 168.0 cu in / 168.0 cu in, 105.1 kW / 140.9 hp / 140.9 hp @ 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm, 209.0 N·m / 154.2 lb·ft / 154.2 lb·ft @ 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, rear wheel drive, 192 km/h / 119 mph / 119 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)NissanIssued from1986
ModelSkyline 2.8 GTXIssued until
SerieSkylineNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerNissan Motor Co. Ltd.CountryJP,UK

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typefixed-head coupéNumber of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4620 mm / 181.9 in / 181.9 inTotal (curb) weight1272 kg / 2804 lb / 2804 lb
Width1675 mm / 65.9 in / 65.9 inDry weight
Height1365 mm / 53.7 in / 53.7 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2610 mm / 102.8 in / 102.8 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1410 mm / 55.5 in / 55.5 inTowing weight
Track rear1400 mm / 55.1 in / 55.1 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance160 mm / 6.3 in / 6.3 inFuel capacity70 l / 15.4 UK gal / 18.5 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.77  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.37Frontal area (A)1.94 m2 / 20.9 sq ft / 20.9 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.72 m2 / 7.7 sq ft / 7.7 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)17.9 kW / 24.0 hp / 24.0 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders6
Engine Typestraight (inline) Total number of valves12
Engine ManufacturerNissan/DatsunValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore86.0 mm / 3.39 in / 3.39 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke79.0 mm / 3.11 in / 3.11 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.09
Fuel supplyEFiEngine displacement2753 cm3 / 168.0 cu in / 168.0 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity458.83 cm3/cylinder / 28.000 cu in/cylinder / 28.000 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignSOHC (single overhead camshaft)Compression ratio9.4 : 1
SumpMax. output power105.1 kW / 140.9 hp / 140.9 hp at 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque209.0 N·m / 154.2 lb·ft / 154.2 lb·ft at 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)42.0 kW / 56.4 hp / 56.4 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output38.2 kW/l / 0.839 bhp/cu in / 0.839 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converternoSpecific torque75.9 N·m/l / 0.66 lb·ft/cu in / 0.66 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears5
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.75
  Final gear (drive) ratio3.9

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed192 km/h / 119 mph / 119 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio110.8 kW/ton / 84.0 bhp/ton / 84.0 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
Steeringrecirculating ball PASSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle11.4 m / 37.4 ft / 37.4 ft
Suspension frontIndependent, MacPherson strut, Coil springsSuspension rearIndependent, Coil springs
Wheels front6J x 14Wheels rear6J x 14
Tyres front195/70 HR 14Tyres rear195/70 HR 14
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsservo-assistedBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Nissan Skyline 2.8 GTX

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