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Datsun Bluebird Sedan


type 4/5S SAL
doors 4

Engine information

Bore × stroke 73.00 mm × 71.00 mm 2.87 in × 2.8 in
Cylinders S-4
Displace 1.2 litre 1189 cc (72.557 cu in)
Engine type OHV
Valves 2 valves per cylinder | 8 valves in total
Engine construction
Compression ratio 8.20:1
Fuel system
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 129 km/h (80 mph)
Fuel consumption
CO2 emissions
Power to weight ratio 61.25 bhp/ton
Specific output
Maximum torque
bmep 908.9 kPa (131.8 psi)
Specific torque 72.33 Nm/litre
Maximum rpm
Main bearings
Coolant Water
Bore / stroke ratio 1.03
Unitary capacity 297.25 cc/cylinder
Aspiration Normal
Compressor type N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N

Dimensions and weight

wheelbase 2281 mm
wheelbase 89.8 in
Length (milimeters) 3914 mm
Length (inches) 154.1 in
Width (milimeters) 1496 mm
Width (inches) 58.9 in
Height (milimeters) 1450 mm
Height (inches) 57.1 in
L:W ratio 1.72
Ground clearance (milimeters)
Ground clearance (inches)
Kerb weight (kilograms) 898 kg
Kerb weight (pounds) 1980 lb
Weight distribuiton
Fuel capacity (litres) 31 litres
Fuel capacity (UK Ga) 6.8 UK Gal
Fuel capacity (US Gal) 8.2 US Gal


Drag coefficient
Frontal area


Engine location Front
Engine alignment Longitudinal
Drive RWD
Steering cam & lever
Turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Tyres 5.60 x 13
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Brake ∅
Braked area
Transmission 3M
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio

General information

RAC rating 13.2
Number made
Model code P 312 U
Model family
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available

Manual Download

Download 1963 Datsun Bluebird Sedan PDF Manual
Designer unknown
Year 1963

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