User Login    
 + Register
  • Main navigation
Login
Username:

Password:


Lost Password?

Register now!
Fast Search
Slow Search
Google Ad


[Datsun 1200 encyclopedia]

140Y and 160Y

From Datsun 1200 Club

Datsun 1200 encyclopedia | Recent changes | Edit this page | Page history | Switch to MediaWiki mode

Printable version | Disclaimers | Privacy policy
Category: Datsun B210

Datsun-Nissan South Africa sold models based on the Sunny Excellent marketed as "140Y" and "160Y". This was alongside the 120Y (A12-powered B210 - see South Africa B210).

Contents

Overview

See also: 140Z and 160Z Coupe Special Editions

3965787150_51e1162709_o.jpg

The Datsun-Nissan 140Y and 160Y were based on Sunny Excellent with distinctive grille, taillights, and interior compared to the regular B210 models. Although the South Africa 120Y also used the same grille, the 120Y did not use the Excellent-style taillights. Power was provided by L-series OHC (overhead camshaft) engines.

PB210 L14-powered B210
GB211 L16-powered B210

Coupe
29211.jpgAlbum 29211

Sedan
GB210-a.jpg

PB210 came with either Round or Square instrument gauges
140Y_interior.jpg

Grille: same as Japan PB210 1400
* 160Y did not upgrade to the 1600 grille
19991.jpgAlbum 19991
Front panels (twin-vent bonnet, grille and bumper, etc):
* Also used by South Africa 120Y (A12-powered B210)
1977-c.jpg

17509.jpgAlbum 17509 8916.jpgAlbum 8916

140Y GX
DSC00211.jpg DSC00212.jpg DSC00213.jpg DSC00216.jpg

Datsun 140Y

Datsun-Nissan South Africa produced a special based on the Sunny Excellent 1400, marketed as 140Y for 1976-1977.

140Y 4-door advertisement
77BFDD8D01EB519B697BA9A978E4F54E.jpg

140Y_1979_SDX-2.jpg

Unlike "140Y" models in the rest of the world that came with an A14 pushrod engine, The Suid Afrika 140Y was a genuine PB210 with L14 Overhead Cam engine:
11434.jpgAlbum 11434

  • Engine: L14 (stamped on underhood ID plate)
  • 70kw DIN power @ 6000 RPM
  • 110 NM torque @ 4000 RPM

140Y Coupe

140Y GX
29211.jpgArticle click to go

GX tail
29212.jpgArticle click to go

* GX Single carb engine

round instrument gauges
140Y_interior.jpg

140Y GX (not 140Z)
174_54c4966cbd09a.jpgUpload click to view 174_54c496129410f.jpgUpload click to view 174_54c495f648395.jpgUpload click to view 174_54c495e00c868.jpgUpload click to view 174_54c495cfcee0d.jpgUpload click to view 174_54c495bcd0631.jpgUpload click to view

1977 140Y GX
16089_54c2618e26042.jpgPost 398480

11433.jpgAlbum 11433 11432.jpgAlbum 11432 11435.jpgAlbum 11435 11431.jpgAlbum 11431 11449.jpgAlbum 11449 11450.jpgAlbum 11450 11452.jpgAlbum 11452 11461.jpgAlbum 11461 11462.jpgAlbum 11462 11463.jpgAlbum 11463 18990.jpgAlbum 18990 19007.jpgAlbum 19007

  • L14 engine with Twin Hitachi "flat top" carburetors

Color 097-03185 WHITE-BLUE
11451.jpgAlbum 11451

30646680001_large.jpg

140Y 4-door

* rectangular gauges

1977 140Y GX 4-door
140Y-GX_1977-1.jpg

140Y-GX_1977-2.jpg 140Y-GX_1977-3.jpg 140Y-GX_1977-4.jpg

140Y in film
i521324.jpg
i585630.jpg

DATSUN_140Y_GX_118676015.jpg

1980
1980_140Y-a.jpg 1980_140Y-b.jpg 1980_140Y-c.jpg 1980_140Y-d.jpg 1980_140Y-e.jpg

140Y spotted with mismatched hubcaps
PICT0562.jpg PICT0564.jpg PICT0565.jpg PICT0566.jpg PICT0567.jpg

1979 140Y SDX
140Y_1979_SDX-1.jpg 140Y_1979_SDX-2.jpg 140Y_1979_SDX-3.jpg 140Y_1979_SDX-4.jpg 140Y_1979_SDX-5.jpg 140Y_1979_SDX-6.jpg 140Y_1979_SDX-7.jpg 140Y_1979_SDX-8.jpg 140Y_1979_SDX-9.jpg 140Y_1979_SDX-A.jpg 140Y_1979_SDX-B.jpg 140Y_1979_SDX-C.jpg

Datsun 160Y

For 1978, Nissan South Africa marketed the GB211 as "160Y", equipped with L16 engine.

11932.jpgAlbum click to view

160Y Coupe

160Y.jpg

20674_564e9ea23d049.jpgPost 473849 20674_564e9ec018569.jpgPost 473849

DATSUN 160Y Coupe GX badge | Y grille badge
19990.jpgAlbum 19990 19991.jpgAlbum 19991 19992.jpgAlbum 19992

160Y in Australia with SR20DET power
DSC00212.jpgPost click for topic DSC00211.jpgPost click for topic DSC00213.jpgPost click for topic DSC00216.jpgPost click for topic

160Y Sedan

GB211 160Y
GB210-b.jpg
GB210-a.jpg
GB210-l.jpg

GB210-c.jpg GB210-d.jpg GB210-e.jpg GB210-f.jpg GB210-g.jpg GB210-h.jpg GB210-i.jpg GB210-j.jpg GB210-k.jpg

17543.jpgAlbum click to view 17542.jpgAlbum click to view 17513.jpgAlbum click to view

160Y Wagon

7711_598ba4d2d396e.jpgPost 485813 7711_598ba4ef085ec.jpgPost 485813

7711_598ba4dd15fe3.jpgPost 485813 

Retrieved from "http://datsun1200.com/modules/mediawiki/index.php?title=140Y_and_160Y"

This page has been accessed 29,033 times. This page was last modified 07:07, 20 December 2023. Content is available under Datsun 1200 Club.