Nissan 370Z Roadster, also known as Nissan Fairlady Z Roadster, was launched in 2009 and got a facelift in 2011. The car is the sixth generation of Nissan’s Z vehicle lineup and integrates sports car DNA, making the transition from conventional Nissan vehicles to the flagship supercar Nissan GT-R.
Model: Nissan 370Z Roadster
Body type: 2-seater roadster convertible, electric powered soft top
Price without VAT: 35,084 Euros
Engine: 3.7-litre (3,696 cc, code VQ37VHR), 6-cylinder, V6 (60 degrees), naturally aspirated engine, multi point direct injection, DOHC continuously variable valve event and lift (VVEL) system. The maximum output is 241 kW / 328 PS/hp at 7,000 rpm and peak torque is 363 Nm (approx. 267 lb-ft) at 5,200 rpm.
Gearbox: 7-speed automatic with sequential mode and paddles on the steering column
Tyres: Bridgestone Potenza 245/40 R19 94W (front) and 275/35 R19 96W (rear)
Acceleration 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph): 5.8 seconds
Top speed: 250 km/h
Declared average fuel consumption: 10.9 liters of petrol per 100 km
Emissions: EU5, 254 CO2/km
Fuel tank (l): 72
Dimensions (mm): L 4,250 / w 1,845 / h 1,325
Luggage compartment capacity (l): 140
Wheelbase (mm): 2,550
Weight: 1,698 kg
Front suspension: Double wishbone with aluminium component.
Rear suspension: Independent multi-link with aluminium and steel component.
Main standard equipment
Airbags for driver and front passenger, side airbags for driver and front passenger, curtain airbags, Hill Start Assist (HSA), ESP/ESC and TCS (Traction Control System), bi-xenon headlights, LED rear lights, aluminium pedals, automatic air conditioning system, central locking system, cruise control and speed limiter, wind deflector, rain and light sensors, electrically adjustable seats, heated and vented seats, leather steering wheel and seats, height adjustable steering column, electrically adjustable and foldable side mirrors.
Main optional equipment (price in euro, without VAT)
Premium Pack (2,500) consisting Nissan Connect Premium (navigation with 40 GB HDD, voice controls, 7 inch touch screen, USB/iPod port, DVD Video player, VTR connectivity) and 19 inch RAYS forged alumium wheels.
+ good handling and fun to drive
+ precise and direct steering
+ good brakes
+ nice engine sound
+ good build quality
+ very comfortable seats
– poor torsional rigidity
– small luggage compartment
– high kerb weight
Driven by Adrian M. for 572 km, 12.1 l/100 km average fuel consumption, 19,209 km total mileage of the car.
Filmed at AFI Palace Cotroceni