1966 Datsun Sports 1600 with a SR20DE Inline-Four

1966 Datsun Sports 1600 with a SR20DE inline-four

Chris Bishop’s 1966 Datsun Sports 1600 (SPL311) was built at his company Japanese Classics in Richmond, Virginia by operations manager Mike Poore. Under the hood sits a naturally aspirated 2.0 L SR20DE inline-four making 197 horsepower from an Autech tuned Nissan S15. The motor features a Freed Engineering custom exhaust manifold and was installed using … Read more

Building a Datsun 1600 Roadster with a Ford Flathead V8

Datsun 1600 Roadster with a Ford Flathead V8

Dimitri Lazaris started a new video build series on his 1969 Datsun 1600 Roadster. Dimitri plans on replacing the factory 1600 cc inline-four and four-speed manual transmission with a stroked 296 ci Flathead V8 and T5 five-speed manual transmission. The first three videos in the build has Dimitri explaining the project, removing the Datsun engine … Read more

For Sale: 1969 Datsun 1600 Roadster with a SR20

1969 Datsun 1600 roadster with a SR20 inline-four

This 1969 Datsun 1600 is for sale on Bring a Trailer in California. The roadster is powered by a rebuilt 2.0 L SR20DE inline-four and five-speed manual transmission from a Nissan S15. The engine features Brian Crower camshafts, new valve springs and is run by a MicroSquirt ECU through a custom wiring harness. It made … Read more