The Nissan NP200 races a Nissan B140 and a Nissan B120
On Day 3 of the Nissan Challenge, the Nissan NP200 started the challenge from Nyahururu all the way to Kisii. A true mchapa kazi. In Nakuru, the NP200 got into a test of strength with a Nissan B140 and a Nissan B120.
A Message from Bobby - Day 3 of the Nissan Challenge
Bobby is taking the Nissan Np200 on the Nissan Challenge. He is taking the 'Mchapa Kazi' as the Nissan Np200 is fondly known from Nyahururu to Kisii with stop overs in Nakuru and Kericho.
Follow the Challenge on twitter #Nissanchallenge
BMW M5 vs Nissan GT-R - www.autocar.co.uk
The BMW M5 and Nissan GT-R are not conventional rivals, but both have around 550bhp, cost nearly £75k and promise brutal performance. So which one wins our series of tests?
Datsun 1200 B120 Sunny Truck + Worked A12 Engine
Worked 1200cc engine in Stu's Datsun 1200 Ute.
Datsun 1200cc Engine; Push-rod, non cross-flow head.
Pistons: Teikin Flat-tops, Floating Pin, Fly-cuts
Compression Ratio: 9:1 (tame)
Camshaft: Wade 224A Racing Cam
Lightweight mushroom lifters
Knife-edged & lightened crankshaft
Lightened undersized crank pulley
Balanced from pulley to clutch PP
Scorcher Distributor (electronic)
Bosh GT40 Coil Eagle
10mm ignition leads
H75 Oval Port Head (excellent condition) Mild port, decked.
Intake Ports: 40mm x 30mm Exhaust Ports
Valve Sizes: Intake 37mm Exhaust: 30mm (stock)
Double Valve Springs
Aluminium lightweight retainers
Twin 40 PHH Mikuni Carbs- 30mm Chokes
Medium Ram Tubes
Bprojects big port manifold & linkages
Uni-filter Air-filter Socks
Ultralight & perforated flywheel
Brass button clutch
Nissan Navara - Off Road
Off road and still looking and feeling good. According to Bobby, the handling is amazing even in a place where you have to create your own path.
Check out the Nissan Challenge Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/dtdobienissanchallenge
The new Chevy Utility meets some of its illustrious predecessors. It's a South African design and built half tonner that like its forbears looks set to become a familiar sight on our roads.