Nissan 200SX 2000

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Nissan 200SX

David Morley

Make Model 200 Model Variant SX R,SX SPEC R GT,SX S,SX SPEC S GT Series Series Year 2003,2002,2001,2000 Group 2D COUPE

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It was certainly an accomplished and an entertaining drive but its appearance to impress.

The model that as its replacement in 2000 fixed all

Suddenly, Nissan had a purposeful sharp-performing coupe with the to become an instant classic. by the cult Subaru WRX, contender appealed to those who a more traditional feel.

The 200SX’s rear-wheel-drive endowed it the classic combination of being on the throttle and tactile through the wheel; classic sports-car Throw in the husky turbo and slick six-speed gearbox and you had a driver’s car.

Nissan brought out the big guns in styling the model. The front-end is perhaps the conventional part but from back it’s almost a

The tail-lights feature an angled as they cut into the kicked-up and the side view is all class.

is a clean layout with of high-gloss, metal-look plastics. If haven’t been cared for might be looking a bit second-hand by

Under the bonnet, the four-cylinder was mounted north-south and had fuel-injection, overhead camshafts and four a cylinder. The turbocharger boosted to 147kW and produced excellent performance and even a dollop of at lower revs.

The only downside was higher-than-expected and vibration, suggesting that the was an older design and not so much a product.

Yet Nissan’s four-cylinder have often felt that and it doesn’t seem to their solid reliability and

Nissan 200SX

The six-speed gearbox ensured was a ratio for every occasion and the broad spread of usable meant the car probably could got away with a four-speed in the place. There was a four-speed option but it spoils a tactile car this.

The big worry with any car that to encourage spirited use is that it is more likely to have both thrashed and crashed.

And of the fact that the 200SX’s is made of tough stuff, caning by a succession of previous will take its toll.

An engine that blows any on start-up or under hard is probably also worn although don’t be put off by thrashing from the top of the engine because was normal even when

In terms of crash damage, if it has repaired properly, you shouldn’t be to see where it was. But take to examine the car closely, because high insurance premiums that more than one missed out on comprehensive insurance and may been repaired on the cheap.

The 200SX became a victim of its own The engine couldn’t be made to emissions regulations in some so Nissan dropped it. Shame.

to know

Exhaust manifolds can Turbocharger will probably a rebuild at 150,000km. Knock can fail. Timing chains can Watch for worn driveline.

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