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Modification VZ, february 1989



Body typeHardtop
Transmission5 speed manual
Displacement, cc1994
Price of new car, thousands yen (Tokyo area)1958 (~$16300)



Exterior dimensions (LxWxH), mm4510 x 1690 x 1395
Interior dimensions (LxWxH), mm1875 x 1415 x 1155
Wheel base, mm2580
Treads (F/R), mm1460 / 1450
Ground clearance, mm170
Curb vehicle weight, kg1250
Gross vehicle weight, kg
Seating capacity, persons5
Doors number4
Min.turning radius, m5.1
Fuel tank capacity, l60


Displacement, cc1994
Engine modelEJ20
Max.power (Net), kw(PS)/rpm150 ps (110.33 kw) / 6800 rpm
Max.torque(Net), N*m(kg*m)/rpm17.5 kg*m (171.62 N*m) / 5200 rpm
Power density8.33
Engine typeHorizontal opposition 4 cylinder DOHC16 valve
Engine information
Fuel systemEGI (multiple point sequential injection)
Fuel typeUnleaded regular gasoline
LEV system (Low emission vehicle)No
Compression ratio9.7
Bore, mm92
Stroke, mm75
Final gear ratio
Fuel consumption at 10-15 modes, l/100km9.2
Fuel consumption at 60 km/h, l/100km


Power steeringYes
Tires size, front185/65r14 85h
Tires size rear185/65r14 85h
Braking system, frontVentilated disk
Braking system, rearDisk
Suspension system, frontStrut type independent suspension
Suspension system, rearStrut type independent suspension



Sunroof / Moonroofo
Front fog lampo
Rear fog lampn
Xenon headlight (Discharge lamp)n
Projector headlightn
Rear wipery
Front spoilern
Rear or roof spoilero
ABS (Antilock brake system)o
TCS (Traction control system)n
LSD (Limited slip differential)n
Privacy glassn
UV cutting glassn
Aluminium wheelo


Air conditionern
Wood paneln
Cruise controlo
Centralized door locky
Power windowy
Steering wheel telescopicn
Steering wheel tilty
Leather steering wheeln
Power front seatn
Power rear seatn
Leather seatn
Falling down type rear seatDivided type
Child seat fixed with seat beltn
Rear ELR3 point seat belt y
Front seat pretensioner seat beltn
Fourth limited front seat beltn
Side impact barn
Airbag (Driver)n
Airbag (Passenger)n
Airbag (Side)n
Audio deckAM/FM radio equipped cassette player
Car navigation systemn

y - present n - not present o - option


Color spectrumColor
 Black mica
 Ceramic white
 Medium grey metallic
 Fine silver & metallic
 Red mica
 Pearl white mica

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