Nissan Release The Updated 370Z Nismo
The Nismo road car range has become even stronger with the release of the comprehensively updated 370Z Nismo. Following hot in the wheel-tracks of the flagship GT-R Nismo, the new 370Z embodies a host of engineering improvements and design making it the sportiest 370z to date.
Similar to all the Nissan Nismo models, the new 370z Nismo captures the essence of performance motoring, placing the driver at the heart of the action. Harnessing 30 years of Nismo spirit and engineering knowledge, the new 370Z Nismo has been reworked to deliver a sharper and more engaging driving experience.
The 370Z Nismo has always turned heads, and now with the a bolder more powerful look it has even more kerb appeal. The front bumper has been completely redesigned and features a larger air intake, it has additional air inlets ahead of the wheel arch and new LED daytime running lights. Other updates include the introduction of black headlamps bezels, special red Nismo trim at the base of the bumper, redesigned side sill and door mirror and special Nismo badging. The new 370z Nismo also features new 19-inch Rays alloy wheels finished in black and silver.
The rear also features a new bumper and spoiler design that represents the brands approach to design and engineering. The rework of the 370Z Nismo’s aero package, incorporates a new smaller rear spoiler that works in tandem with the new front bumper to create significantly more downforce when driving at speed. What’s more, the force is now more evenly distributed over the front and rear axles, giving a more balanced feeling on the road.
Nissan knows that Nismo drivers have a passion for performance and to meet the demands of owners who like to fully utilize the 370Z performance and chassis, the new model features Recaro seats that offer significant improvements in support and comfort.
Based on the honorable Recaro Sportster, the new seats have been tailored specifically for the 370Z Nismo and feature a host of detail changes to deliver maximum support for drivers. Every aspect of the seat and its position within the car has been analysed by Nissan to create the perfect driving position.
The new 370Z NISMO is powered by a 344PS, 3.7-litre six-cylinder engine that delivers a raw and unforgettable driving experience. With exceptional torque at low revs and a broad power band, the 370Z NISMO can sprint from 0-100kph in just 5.2 seconds. Breathing through a NISMO dual exhaust system, the 370Z NISMO also delivers the perfect sporting soundtrack.
Available only as a coupe with a six-speed manual gearbox, the new 370Z NISMO features a number of suspension enhancements introduced as part of the 2015 MY updates (see section below for more details). To improve ride comfort, the rear spring and damper rates have been altered, while changes to the carpets and inner rear wheel arch protector have further reduced road noise.
Nissan have also made a number of design and engineering improvements to the rest of the 370Z range – giving customers better value for money and enhancing there driving experience.
In the 2015 model Year detail changes include 18 inch wheels finished in Gun Metallic, fitted as standard on standard pack models. It comes with an improved sporty appearance giving it a more standout appeal.
New seats have also been introduced, designed to offer more support and rigidity, the new Spinal seats use a shell construction which is both stronger and lighter than previous metal frame units. The result is an improved driving position, enhanced comfort through high-speed corners and a sportier look.
To complete the 370Z’s updated package is a revised suspension set-up that delivers improved ride quality and a reduced cabin noise. Introduced across the range (including NISMO), the changes include revised rear spring and damper rates, a new inner wheel arch and new carpets. All of these features combined allow the driver to enjoy the 370’z strong performance without compromise.
Individual prices and specifications will be announced closer to the launch later this year.