Nissan U-R

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Nissan U-R
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Nissan U-R bus
Overview
Manufacturer Nissan Motors/Datsun
Production 1959-?
Body and chassis
Floor type High-floor
Related Nissan 680 Truck
Powertrain
Engine 3.7L UD3 I3 diesel
Capacity
  • 64 passengers (NUR-690)
  • 69 passengers (UR-690)
Power output 125 hp @ 2200 rpm
Transmission 5-speed manual
Dimensions
Wheelbase 4,300 mm (169.3 in)
Length
  • 8,680 mm (341.7 in) (NUR-690)
  • 9,130 mm (359.4 in) (UR-690)
Width 2,460 mm (96.9 in)
Curb weight
  • 6,190 kg (13,647 lb) (NUR-690)
  • 6,320 kg (13,933 lb) (UR-690)

The Nissan U-R bus was a bus made by Nissan Motors/Datsun in the 1960s, available in two models: the UR-690 and NUR-690.

Specifications[edit]

Engines[edit]

The UR-690 and NUR-690 buses were rear engine models, powered by a UD3 3-cylinder diesel unit with 3706cc, giving 125 bhp at 2200rpm, and 45.5 kg-m torque at 1400rpm.

Capacity[edit]

The UR-690 is a 69 passenger vehicle, while the NUR-690 carries 64.

Suspension[edit]

Suspension on both models is by leaf springs front and rear, with shock absorbers on the front only.