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Nissan Silvia

(1998 model)

Brief specs of 1998 Nissan Silvia

2-seater, 4-cylinder 16-valve straight (inline) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 1998 cm3 / 121.9 cu in / 121.9 cu in, 186.0 kW / 249.4 hp / 249.4 hp @ 3600 rpm / 3600 rpm / 3600 rpm, 271.2 N·m / 200.0 lb·ft / 200.0 lb·ft, manual 5-speed transmission, rear wheel drive

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)NissanIssued from1998
ModelSilviaIssued until
SerieSilviaNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerNissan Motor Co. Ltd.CountryJP


Base platformNumber of doors
Bodywork typeNumber of seats2
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)4350 l / 153.62 cu ft / 153.62 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4450 mm / 175.2 in / 175.2 inTotal (curb) weight
Width1700 mm / 66.9 in / 66.9 inDry weight
Height1290 mm / 50.8 in / 50.8 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2530 mm / 99.6 in / 99.6 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity
Length/wheelbase ratio1.76  


Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)1.86 m2 / 20.1 sq ft / 20.1 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)


Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) (Inline, 4 cylinder)Total number of valves16
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio
Fuel supplyEngine displacement1998 cm3 / 121.9 cu in / 121.9 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio
SumpMax. output power186.0 kW / 249.4 hp / 249.4 hp at 3600 rpm / 3600 rpm / 3600 rpm
AspirationMax. torque271.2 N·m / 200.0 lb·ft / 200.0 lb·ft at
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)74.4 kW / 99.8 hp / 99.8 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output93.1 kW/l / 2.046 bhp/cu in / 2.046 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque135.7 N·m/l / 1.19 lb·ft/cu in / 1.19 lb·ft/cu in


Transmission typemanualNumber of gears5
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio


Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio
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


Engine locationfrontEngine alignment
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres frontTyres rear
Brakes frontdiscBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Nissan Silvia


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