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1995-98 Nissan 200SX SE-R


This 1996 Nissan 200SX SE-R coupe is part of the 1995-98 Nissan 200SX SE-R series.
1996 Nissan 200SX SE-R coupe

Cheap and fun, the 1995-1998 Nissan 200SX SE-R was overlooked by most sport coupe buyers. Featuring a sweet-revving dual overhead cam four that was mated to a precise shifting gearbox, the SE-R was fun to drive on winding roads but not at the price of ride comfort.

Based on the Sentra sedan and sharing its wheelbase, the 200SX had a roomy back seat for a sport coupe. The styling was either plain or Q-ship depending on your point of view.

Pluses of the 1995-1998 Nissan 200SX SE-R:

  • Fun to drive
  • Economical to buy
  • Economical to own

Minuses of the 1995-1998 Nissan 200SX SE-R:

  • Plain looks
  • Not likely to do much better in the collector market than it did in the new car market

Production of the 1995-1998 Nissan 200SX SE-R:

  • 1996: 7,205
  • 1997: 3,200
  • 1998: 3,504

Specifications of the 1995-1998 Nissan 200SX SE-R:
Wheelbase, inches: 99.8
Length, inches: 170.1
Weight, pounds: 2,600
Price, new: $15,269-17,549

Engines for the 1995-1998 Nissan 200SX SE-R:

Type Size Horsepower Years
dohc I-4 122 cid 140 1995-1998

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