The horsepower is a feature that majority of car fans pay the greatest attention to. In this comparison, it is the Pontiac which has by 61 horsepower more than the Nissan 350Z, which makes this car slightly better in terms of high speed. Because of more horsepower the Pontiac GTO IV should as well give slightly better efficiency in specific speeds.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Nissan can reach the
speed of 100Km/h relatively slower in
comparison to the Pontiac GTO IV 5.7 i V8 16V 344HP manual. The
difference in the amount of
6 percent is
is slightly to the Pontiac advantage, however, it should
not be substantially taken into
as important when selecting the better one of these two
The top velocity of the Pontiac GTO IV 5.7 i V8 16V 344HP manual is greater than of the Nissan 350Z Cabrio by 7 km/h, which allows the Pontiac GTO IV 5.7 i V8 16V 344HP manual to travel quicker long stretches of highway. The difference at the level of 7 kilometers per hour is small and will be insignificant in everyday driving.
Width of a vehicle directly affects interior space for travelers as well as stability while driving. The Pontiac GTO IV is widther by 22 mm compared with the Nissan 350Z Cabrio and is not really important. The medium for the „sports cars” segment amounts to 1,791 millimeters and is by 3 percent larger than the same feature of the Pontiac GTO IV 5.7 i V8 16V 344HP manual.
Pontiac has 130 millimeters longer wheelbase in comparison to the Nissan 350Z. A longer wheelbase gives more stable and comfortable ride, especially when driving fast. It also gives more storage space. But, cars having a longer wheelbase will not be as maneuverable as those with a shorter length between its axles.
The Pontiac has 2,167 cc greater cubic capacity than the Nissan. The difference is relatively big. For this reason the Pontiac should accelerate faster and be able to achieve higher top speed. On the other hand larger engine capacity usually results in worst fuel efficiency.
The Pontiac GTO IV is 12 percent longer in comparison to the Nissan. Long vehicles have more interior space and usually have plenty of trunk space. While the Pontiac GTO IV seems to be better pick for families or those who appreciate comfortable driving, the Nissan 350Z Cabrio 3.5 i V6 24V 283HP manual may be more appropriate to city drivers as it will not cause troubles with parking and will be more maneuverable.
Model release date
The difference in release date between compared vehicles is only 1 year, however, new technologies for vehicles are appearing at a dizzying pace what may cause that the Pontiac may have more modern solutionswhich in a consequence may deliver you more joy of having it.
If you are a tall driver or you tend to carry in the trunk thinks of big size, the Pontiac, which is by 67 mm higher than the Nissan 350Z Cabrio, is appropriate choice for you. However, these two vehicles do not differ much it the aspect of its height and it should not be much perceptible.