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Can you drift a stock S13?

Can you drift a stock S13?

You cannot drift a stock KA, everyone knows you need an SR20det to drift.

Can a Nissan Silvia drift?

Nissan also has the distinction of sporting one of the most well-known vehicles used for the sport of drifting, namely the Nissan Silvia. Probably not what the Nissan founders originally had in mind, but it seems to have worked out simply fine.

How fast is a Nissan Silvia S13?


0 – 100 kph 8.6 s
0 – 60 mph 8.4 s
Top speed 210 kph (130 mph)

Can a stock 240SX drift?

Drifting a stock 240SX is a good way to get a feel for the car before adding too many upgrades. This car has a factory LSD (Limited Slip Differential) which is a great find.

Who invented drift?

Kunimitsu Takahashi
Drifting was first made popular in Japan and was quickly adopted by the west in the late ’90s. It was started by a Japanese racing driver called Kunimitsu Takahashi who started his career in motorcycling but turned his hand to the car racing in the All Japan Touring Car Championship.

Are Nissan Silvia S14 legal in the US?

Registered. The S14s are perfectly legal; Nissan sold them in the US. Yes, S14 240SXs are perfectly legal, but not real Silvias, not totally the same car.

Is a S14 a good drift car?

Hardly lacking. While the S14 did come with an OE LSD, it’s a viscous type, which isn’t as durable as a drifter needs. OE suspension doesn’t cut it for serious drifting either. And if you’re looking at a North American spec model, you’ve got that reliable, yet thoroughly uninspiring lump powering it, the KA24DE.

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How fast is a Nissan Silvia S15?


0 – 100 kph 5.5 s
1/4 mile 13.9 s @ 101.9 mph
Top speed 244 kph (152 mph)

How fast can a Nissan Silvia go?

With 247 hp, the turbocharged 2 Liter 16v Inline 4 gasoline engine accelerates this Silvia 200SX Spec-R to 62 mph in 5.6 seconds and on to a maximum speed of 160 mph.

When did the Nissan Silvia S13 come out?

1 Nissan Silvia S13 The Nissan Silvia S13 (a.k.a Nissan 180SX or Gazelle or Nissan 200SX or Nissan 240 SX up to each region), launched in mid- 1989 the 1990 2 Nissan Silvia S14 Launched at the end of 1993, Nissan Silvia S14 were a good car, although they were least popular than the S13 and the S15. 3 Nissan Silvia S15

What makes the Nissan S13 a good drifting car?

S13s have a fairly long wheelbase, making it very forgiving and easy to learn on. But the wheelbase isn’t so long that it’s sluggish to change directions. Balance: From the factory, the S13 240SX is a very balanced sports car. Coming in at around a 55/45 weight distribution, it’s fairly balanced from front to rear.

What’s the difference between the Silvia S13 and S14?

The Silvia S14 was wider and lower than the Silvia S13. Besides, the S14 had a new rounded styling which contributed to the vision of a bigger addition in size than actually happened. The S14 also had an increased track and wheelbase, leading to little enhanced handling.

What kind of rear suspension does a Nissan Silvia have?

The S13 was one of the first cars using Nissan’s multi-link rear suspension, which was the technology being previewed in concept cars, for example, the Nissan MID4, in previous years. It also had 4-wheel steering system (known as HICAS-II) for the 1st time.