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1981 Datsun 280-ZX Turbo specs


Curb weight 1345 kilograms (2965 pounds)
Year introduced 1981
Displacement 2800 cubic centimeters (2.8 liters / 171 cubic inches)
Maximum power 182 metric horsepower (180 brake horsepower / 134 kilowatts)
Maximum torque 275 Newton-meters (203 pound-feet)
Engine location front-mounted
Drive rear wheel drive
0 to 60 mph 6.8 seconds
0 to 100 kph 7.3 seconds
Quarter mile 16.5 s @ 92 mph
Top speed 218 kph / 135 mph


280-ZX Turbo distance acceleration in feet

300 feet 6.9 s @ 60 mph
1/8 mile 10.7 s @ 78 mph
1000 feet 13.9 s @ 87 mph
1/4 mile 16.5 s @ 92 mph
2000 feet 21.4 s @ 99 mph

280-ZX Turbo acceleration times in miles per hour

0 - 10 mph 1.0 s
0 - 20 mph 1.7 s
0 - 30 mph 2.5 s
0 - 40 mph 3.4 s
0 - 50 mph 4.8 s
0 - 60 mph 6.8 s
0 - 70 mph 10.0 s
0 - 80 mph 14.6 s
0 - 90 mph 19.1 s

280-ZX Turbo acceleration times in kilometers per hour

0 - 10 kph 0.7 s
0 - 20 kph 1.2 s
0 - 30 kph 1.6 s
0 - 40 kph 2.1 s
0 - 50 kph 2.6 s
0 - 60 kph 3.1 s
0 - 70 kph 3.8 s
0 - 80 kph 4.7 s
0 - 90 kph 5.9 s
0 - 100 kph 7.3 s
0 - 110 kph 9.3 s
0 - 120 kph 12.0 s
0 - 130 kph 14.9 s
0 - 140 kph 17.8 s
0 - 150 kph 20.3 s
0 - 160 kph 22.0 s

280-ZX Turbo distance acceleration in meters

100 meters 7.2 s @ 99 kph
200 meters 10.7 s @ 125 kph
300 meters 13.8 s @ 139 kph
400 meters 16.5 s @ 148 kph
500 meters 18.9 s @ 154 kph
600 meters 21.2 s @ 158 kph

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