Honda Z – Mashpedia, the Video Encyclopedia

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Honda Z

595#160;kg (1,312#160;lb)

Z (marketed also as the Z600 ) is a hatchback kei car /city car manufactured and by the Honda Motor Company. 1970 until 1972.

1970-1972 [ edit ]

Honda Z

The two-door Honda Z debuted in and was marketed for model years to 1972. US sales (only the larger 600#160;cc engine) in 1972, prior to the 1973 of the Civic. Marketed as the sport version of the N600. the two were side by side at American dealerships until the first automobiles dealers opened to the Civic. Total production was units [ citation needed ] .

In certain countries such as the USA the name simply reflected the size of 598#160;cc (36#160;cu#160;in). The Honda Z360 was available in (and other markets, as Australia) with a 354#160;cc twin. In the UK they only in 600cc form and were simply ‘Honda Zwith no mention of the engine in the name.

As with all cars in the Kei class, the specifications were tightly The Z360 originally featured an 354#160;cc, 2-cylinder SOHC with a 4- or 5-speed transmission the front wheels.

Outputs 31#160;PS (23#160;kW; 31#160;hp) at for the Act and Pro versions, and 36#160;PS (26#160;kW; at an astronomical 9,000#160;rpm for the sportier TS and GS [ 1 ] The Z600 model’s 598#160;cc engine was rated at 36#160;PS 36#160;hp). In December 1971, the received a facelift and a water-cooled it too producing 36#160;PS (26#160;kW; at 9,000#160;rpm. Only a month the 31#160;PS engine used in the spec variants (Standard, Automatic, Custom) also water-cooled. [ 2 ] The engine’s technical reflected

influence from Honda’s 1.3 L air-cooled four cylinder in the Honda 1300 coupe and

The Z featured coil sprung and front suspesion and leaf on a live beam axle suspension. The interior accommodated two with a very small seat. [ citation needed ] A glass hatch with a plastic surround opened to a cargo area. Below the area a compartment, accessible via a lid the number plate, held the wheel and tools.

Later versions, after a 1972 facelift, deleted the lid. These also the new EA engine of 356#160;cc (22#160;cu#160;in), now available in a more powerful, (26#160;kW; 36#160;hp) version. [ 3 ]

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