Are there any left hand drive S15?
Like the outcome? The first generations of Nissan Silvia (or 200SX in Europe) were available in LHD version. Unfortunately, the last generation of this fantastic vehicle, the S15, was only RHD. And that's too bad. via
Can you legally import an S15?
Technically, you can already buy one. The ban on the U.S. only applies to importing cars—so it's perfectly legal to buy an S15 and store it overseas until you can bring it to the U.S. To drive your car, you'll have to wait until January 2024. via
Is the Nissan Silvia S15 rare?
Nissan Silvia CSP311/Datsun 1600 Coupe (1965-1968)
There are apparently just 59 examples of the CSP311 existing outside of Japan, making it an extremely rare sight if you're ever lucky enough to stumble across one! via
Why did they stop making the Nissan Silvia S15?
At a certain point, it was becoming a safety hazard what with all the people getting caught up in it. So though the official reasons for banning the Silvia are the U.S laws on foreign cars, the unofficial reason this car is banned is because of potential safety risks. via
Is S15 right hand drive?
Japanese Nissan Silvia S15 Receives Left Hand Drive Conversion. via
How much will it cost to import an S15?
They were available with 5 and 6 speed manual transmissions, and automatics. Also normally aspirated and turbo versions of the SR20. There are other costs in addition to the price of the car. There is a cost of $5,500 for export and import to the US. via
Was the S15 sold in America?
The S15 Nissan Silvia in question was manufactured from 1999 to 2002, so they can't be imported legally until 2024, and they were never sold in the United States. The S15 was only sold in Japan, Australia, and New Zealand. via
Why are Silvias illegal?
Why is this car illegal in the United States: This particular vehicle was declared illegal because it did not meet federal safety and pollution standards and it had a right-hand steering column, similar to cars in England. via
Is a Silvia a 240SX?
The Nissan Silvia (Japanese: 日産・シルビア, Hepburn: Nissan Shirubia) is the series of small sports cars built on the Nissan S platform. Versions of the Silvia have been marketed as the 200SX or 240SX for export, with some export versions being sold under the Datsun brand. via
Will Nissan ever make an S16?
With the new Nissan Z mere months away from launch, new information suggests the company is looking to revive its entry-level sports car. An all-new 2025 Nissan S16 Silvia is rumoured to be in the works, but may swap its typical turbocharged petrol engine for a fully-electric powertrain. via
Are there s15s in the US?
The Silvia S15 is almost 16 years old and has never been sold in the US. This is because the United States has a few laws concerning foreign cars. These laws are: Any car not originally sold in the United States is banned. via