The Nissan Z is one of the oldest sports models from the Japanese automobile manufacturer. The car was first sold in the late 1960s. It has been given different names depending on the generation and the country it’s being sold. The Z-car is loved everywhere because of its looks, reliability and affordability. The automaker is planning to release new 2017 Nissan 370Z in order to strengthen its market share of sports cars.
2017 Nissan 370Z – New Body Design:
The new Nissan sports car will be based on the FM platform. There is the use of light materials and high-tech accessories in this platform, so the upcoming vehicle is expected to be lighter and more sophisticated. The car will get classic lines and better aerodynamics, which will make it more aesthetic and speed efficiency. In order to give the car a sporty look, the automaker is expected to make it shorter and lower in height.
In the front side of 2017 Nissan 370Z sports car, there will be a re-modeled rectangular grille and new LED headlights. There will also be LED lights on the rear side. Other features on the exterior include restyled bumpers, Targa roof, well-positioned side mirrors and 18-inch wheels.
Although 2017 Nissan 370Z will be a small vehicle, with a spacious cabin. There will be enough space for two occupants.
More advanced technological features will be available in the cabin. Dashboard will have a classy infotainment system and a number of control features. Connectivity features are also expected in the new Nissan car. Passengers will be kept entertained by a superb audio system consisting of powerful speakers.
On the safety side, the Nissan 370Z will have features such as emergency brakes, air bags, seat belts, rear-parking sensors, parking assist, lane change assist, cruise control and satellite navigation.
2017 Nissan 370Z – Engine Options:
At least two engine options will feature in the new Nissan sports car. There will be a 3.7-liter V6 engine, capable of generating 332 hp and 270 lb-ft of torque. There will also be a model Nismo with same engine specification, only a few hp more (350hp).
The engines will be connected to a 6-speed manual transmission or 7-speed automatic gearbox. The car will be able to accelerate from 0-60 mph in 4.7 seconds. It will have a better fuel efficiency than the outgoing model. Fuel consumption will be around 18 mpg in the cities and 25 mpg on the highways. In addition, it will emit lesser CO2 than most related cars.
2017 Nissan 370Z – Price, Release Date and Competition:
Starting price of the upcoming Nissan sports car will be around $31,000. Refurbished models will sell as high as at $60,000. The release date is expected in the last quarter of 2016. The car will be readily available in Japan at the start of 2017 and later all over the world.