Datsun Bluebird/1200/1600/240K - 2021 Market Review

By: Cliff Chambers


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Datsun Bluebird/1200/1600/240K

It is heartening when clicking on video of a recent Australian rally to see Datsun 1600s still getting spectators to their feet. Dattos in standard condition are rare and headed for $40,000 while those kitted for competition or as modified road cars can exceed $30,000.

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1960s Bluebirds survive in acceptable numbers and remain affordable, however the sporty 1300SS versions are never seen. 1000 and 1200 passenger models have become quite scarce; however, 1200 utilities are everywhere with a definite cult following plus $15,000 pricing.

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Bluebird 1963-68 $14,130 [7]

1000/1200 Sedan/Wagon $10,455 [7]

1000/1200 Coupe $19,665 [3]

1200 Utility $14,735 [18]

1600 Sedan/Wagon $28,080 [10]

240K $36,250 [2]

[*] = number of recorded sales

(Note: concours & special cars may demand more.)

Numbers from our 2021 Japanese Classic & Performance  Value Guide.

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From Unique Cars #454, June 2021

 

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