The Nissan 370Z Coupe burns up 24 % less fuel in the mixed cycle in relation to the Porsche 911 997 Coupe 4.0 GT3 500HP manual. The difference in the amount of 24 % will be very appreciable in everyday usage of the car. In the long term it would give a substantial cost reduction.
The Nissan 370Z Coupe 3.7 V6 328HP manual uses of 5 l gasoline fewer while driving inside city in relation to the Porsche 911 997 Coupe. The Nissan 370Z Coupe, which is classified in sports cars segment, burns up of 1.9 l/100Km more than the medium level in its segment. The average fuel consumption in the “S” class is 13.5 l/100Km.
Maximal torque RPM
A wider range as well as a lower number of rotations at which the highest torque is produced has an impact on an engine’s efficiency and flexibility. Still, to eliminate engines drawbacks like e.g. turbo lug, it is always worth to check a torque performance graph.
Distance between two sides of a car influences on the amount of space for passengers as well as stability during driving. The Nissan 370Z Coupe is widther by 2 percent than the Porsche 911 997 Coupe and is not really relevant. The medium for the „sports cars” segment amounts to around 1,792 millimeters and is by 58 millimeters larger than the width of the Nissan 370Z Coupe.
In terms of capacity of a fuel tank it is the Nissan 370Z which can contain 6 liters more fuel in relation to the Porsche 911 997 Coupe 4.0 GT3 500HP manual. The average fuel container size in the sports cars class, from which the Nissan 370Z Coupe 3.7 V6 328HP manual comes from, amounts to 68 l, whereas in S segment (represented by the Porsche 911 997 Coupe) it equals 68 l.
Nissan 370Z Coupe 3.7 V6 328HP manual has 8 % longer wheelbase when compared to the Porsche 911 997. A longer wheelbase provides more stable and comfortable ride, especially at higher speeds. It also gives more storage space. However, vehicles with a longer wheelbase will not be as maneuverable as those with a shorter length between its axles.
Model release date
Because of the fact that the Porsche 911 997 was unveiled only 4 years prior to the Nissan 370Z, the gap between technology applied in both vehicles is not really big, however, the Nissan 370Z Coupe might have a bit more modern solutions used in it.
If you are a tall driver or you carry in the trunk thinks of large size, the Nissan, which is by 4 mm higher than the Porsche, would be appropriate choice for you. However, compared cars do not differ much in its height and it should not be much noticeable.