2017 Nissan 370Z vs. Its Competition

2017 Nissan 370Z
Aaron Cole Aaron Cole Managing Editor

The 2017 Nissan 370Z is one of the few cars that blends sports car styling with touring car comfort.

The related Infiniti Q60 is more luxurious (and more expensive) but has a more modern interior layout.

The Genesis Coupe is a better value, but isn't as strong and doesn't offer a drop-top version.

For 2015, the Ford Mustang was all new and comes in a wider variety of specifications—from base coupe and convertible to fire-breathing GT350R.

Porsche's 718 Boxster and Cayman models are significantly more refined and handsome, but also can be exponentially more expensive.

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Quick Specs
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The 2017 Nissan 370Z has a classic sports-car shape, excellent sports-car handling, and a tuned Nismo track weapon in its lineup.
7.4
The 2017 Audi TT isn't quite a pure sports car, but its driver-centric interior design, leaner driving character, and everyday practicality provide an ideal sweet spot for the real world.
7.3
From base to Shelby, the 2017 Ford Mustang reminds us why America loves its pony cars so damn much.
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The 2017 Porsche 718 Boxster and Cayman remains some of our favorite performance cars; they're thrilling to drive, and in base form they're exceptional sports car value, too.
MSRP From   
$29,990$43,500$25,185$53,900
Gas Mileage   
17 MPG City / 26 MPG Hwy23 MPG City / 30 MPG Hwy14 MPG City / 30 MPG Hwy20 MPG City / 28 MPG Hwy
Engine   
Premium Unleaded V-6Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4Regular Unleaded V-6Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded H-4
EPA Class   
Two-SeatersSubcompact CarsSubcompact CarsTwo-Seaters
Style Name   
Coupe Manual2.0 TFSIV6 FastbackCoupe
Drivetrain   
Rear Wheel DriveAll Wheel DriveRear Wheel DriveRear Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity   
2442
Passenger Doors   
N/AN/AN/AN/A
Body Style   
Coupequattro CoupeFastbackCoupe
Transmission   
Manual w/ODAuto-Shift Manual w/ODManual w/ODManual w/OD
Detailed Spec Comparison
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