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Here's how the 2012 Nissan 370Z and the 2013 Lexus IS 350C measure up.
2dr Cpe Manual
$32,280
Starting MSRP
$46,890
Starting MSRP

Overview

Door
2-door 2-door -
Seats
2 4 -
Engine

332.0-hp, 3.7-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

306.0-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

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Combined MPG
21 22 -
Size
167.2" length, 51.8" height 182.5" length, 55.9" height -
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive -

Exterior color

Exterior color

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Interior color

Interior color

Crystal Blue

Black

Sterling

Camel

Red

Water Gray

Sand Beige

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Transmissions

Transmissions

M/T

6-Speed M/T

6-Speed A/T

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

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Vehicle

EPA Classification
Two-Seater Subcompact -

Wheels

Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel -
Front Wheel Size
18 x 8.0 in 17 x 8.0 in -
Spare Wheel Size
17 x -TBD- in Compact in -
Rear Wheel Size
18 x 9.0 in 17 x 8.0 in -
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum -
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum -

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
N/A N/A -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150 N/A -

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
332 @ 7000 306 @ 6400 -
Displacement
3.7L/-TBD- 3.5L/210 -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
270 @ 5200 277 @ 4800 -
Engine Type
Gas V6 Gas V6 -

Mileage

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
21 MPG 22 MPG -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A N/A -
Cruising Range - Hwy
494.00 mi 461.70 mi -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
18 MPG 19 MPG -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
26 MPG 27 MPG -
Estimated Battery Range
N/A N/A -
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A N/A -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A N/A -
Cruising Range - City
342.00 mi 324.90 mi -

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front
Independent Double Wishbone -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Double Wishbone w/Coil Springs -
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Multi-Link -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link w/Coil Springs -

Brakes

Drum - Rear (Yes or )
N/A N/A -
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.6 x 1.1 in 13.2 x -TBD- in -
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr -
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.6 x 0.6 in 12.2 x -TBD- in -
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A -

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
19 gal 17.1 gal -
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A -

Steering

Steering Type
Variable Pwr Rack & Pinion Electric Pwr Rack & Pinion -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
13.5 14.6 -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.7 3.16 -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
34.7 ft N/A -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
32.8 ft 33.5 ft -

Tires

Rear Tire Size
245/45WR18 P245/45VR17 -
Front Tire Size
225/50WR18 P225/45VR17 -
Spare Tire Size
T145/80D17 Compact -

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A N/A -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A N/A -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A N/A -

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight
3245 lbs 3872 lbs -

Dimensions

Wheelbase
100.4 in 107.5 in -
Length, Overall
167.2 in 182.5 in -
Track Width, Rear
62.8 in 60.4 in -
Height, Overall
51.8 in 55.7 in -
Trunk Volume
6.9 ft³ 10.8-2.4 ft³ -
Front Head Room
38.2 in 38.3 in -
Liftover Height
35.9 in N/A -
Track Width, Front
61.0 in 60.4 in -
Passenger Capacity
2 4 -
Front Shoulder Room
54.4 in 54.2 in -
Second Shoulder Room
N/A 44.7 in -
Second Head Room
N/A 36.1 in -
Front Leg Room
42.9 in 44.1 in -
Second Leg Room
N/A 25.9 in -
Passenger Volume
51.6 ft³ 87.9 ft³ -
Width, Max w/o mirrors
72.6 in 70.9 in -
Front Hip Room
54.6 in 54.3 in -
Min Ground Clearance
4.84 in N/A -
Second Hip Room
N/A 43.3 in -

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