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Datsun 100A Cherry


type 4/5S SAL
doors 2

Engine information

Bore × stroke 73.00 mm × 59.00 mm 2.87 in × 2.32 in
Cylinders S-4
Displace 1 litre 988 cc (60.291 cu in)
Engine type OHV
Valves 2 valves per cylinder | 8 valves in total
Engine construction
Compression ratio 9.00:1
Fuel system 1 Hi carb
Maximum power
0-50 mph
0-60 mph
0-100 mph
0-100 km/h
80 - 120 km/h
402 m (Quarter mile)
Standing km
Top speed
Fuel consumption
CO2 emissions
Power to weight ratio 91.47 bhp/ton
Specific output
Maximum torque
bmep 1030.2 kPa (149.4 psi)
Specific torque 81.98 Nm/litre
Maximum rpm
Main bearings
Coolant Water
Bore / stroke ratio 1.24
Unitary capacity 247 cc/cylinder
Aspiration Normal
Compressor type N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N

Dimensions and weight

wheelbase 2337 mm
wheelbase 92 in
Length (milimeters) 3658 mm
Length (inches) 144 in
Width (milimeters) 1492 mm
Width (inches) 58.7 in
Height (milimeters) 1378 mm
Height (inches) 54.3 in
L:W ratio 1.57
Ground clearance (milimeters) 152 mm
Ground clearance (inches) 6 in
Kerb weight (kilograms) 645 kg
Kerb weight (pounds) 1422 lb
Weight distribuiton
Fuel capacity (litres) 36.4 litre
Fuel capacity (UK Ga) 8 UK Gal
Fuel capacity (US Gal) 9.6 US Gal


Drag coefficient
Frontal area


Engine location Front
Engine alignment Transverse
Drive FWD
Steering rack & pinion
Turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Brakes F/R Di/Dr
Brake ∅
Braked area
Transmission 4M
Top gear ratio 1.00
Final drive ratio 4.29

General information

RAC rating 13.2
Number made
Model code
Model family
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available

Manual Download

Download 1970 Datsun 100A Cherry PDF Manual
Designer unknown
Year 1970

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