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1978 Datsun Scarab Z Specifications

Engine LocationFront
Price$13,995
Weight2945 lbs | 1335.83 kg

Performance
0-60 mph6.2 seconds.
Top Speed130 mph | 209.17 km/h

Engine Type : V8
350 BHP (257.6 KW) @ 5800 RPM
360 Ft-Lbs (488 NM) @ 3600 RPM

Transmission:
4 Manual

Production Figures
Total Datsun Production for 1978339,364

Dimensions   
Seating Capacity4
Exterior
Length173.2 in | 4399 mm.
Width67.0 in | 1702 mm.
Height51.4 in | 1306 mm.
Wheelbase90.7 in | 2304 mm.
Front Track56.5 in | 1435 mm.
Rear Track56.5 in | 1435 mm.
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Steering
 Rack and Pinion

Brakes
Front Brake Size10.0 in | 254 mm.
Rear Brake Size9.0 in | 229 mm.

Tires / Wheels
TiresFront : 225/50VR-15
Rear : 285/40VR-15

The 1978 Datsun Scarab Z measures 67.00 inches in width, 173.20 inches in length, and has a wheelbase of 90.70 inches.


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