For Sale: 1968 Datsun 1600 in Denver, Colorado

Vehicle Description

This beautiful 1968 Datsun 1600 Roadster was restored to its original glory in silver over red upholstery which was paired with a 1.6-liter inline-four is said to have been overhauled and fitted with a 2.0-liter stroker kit. Equipment includes a five-speed manual transmission; rare, dual U20 carburetors; a removable black soft top; refinished chrome bumpers; 14″ Minilite wheels; front lowering springs; and an AM radio. This 1600 Roadster is offered by the seller with service records and a clean Montana title.

The polished 14″ Minilite alloy wheels wear Kenda Kenetica Touring A/S tires and stopping power is provided by front discs and rear drums.

The interior features low-back bucket seats that have been reupholstered in red vinyl with a matching parcel shelf, door panels, carpets, and lap belts. A plastic dash cap has been installed, and amenities include an AM radio, roll-up windows, and a heater.

A wood-rimmed steering wheel fronts a 7k-rpm tachometer, a 120-mph speedometer, and gauges for coolant temperature, amperage, oil pressure, and fuel level. The five-digit odometer shows 5k miles, though total mileage is unknown.

The 1.6-liter R16 inline-four was reportedly overhauled and fitted with a 2.0-liter stroker kit in 2019 and equipment includes dual U20 carburetors and a modified R16 intake manifold.

Power is sent to the rear wheels through a five-speed manual transmission that has reportedly been fitted with an upgraded fifth gear. Additional underside photos can be viewed in the gallery.

Vehicle Details

  • 1968 Datsun 1600
  • Listing ID: CC-1600761
  • Price: $39,900 (OBO)
  • Location:Denver, Colorado
  • Year:1968
  • Make:Datsun
  • Model:1600
  • Exterior Color:Silver
  • Interior Color:Red
  • Transmission:Manual
  • Engine Size:Inline 4
  • Odometer:5000
  • Convertible:Yes
  • Restoration History:Fully Restored
  • Exterior Condition:Excellent
  • Seat Material:Vinyl
  • Bucket Seats:Yes
  • Engine Condition:Running
Listed By:
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