Nissan Z Concept, 2017: meet the new generation of the 370Z is a matter of time

Nissan 370Z Roadster

Nissan 370Z Roadster.

Too many years behind him. The Nissan 370Z takes us from the time it was presented to society at the end of the year 2008 during the Auto show in Los Angeles. It is evident that the time does not pass in vain for anyone, and less to the “Nissan Z”. It is for this reason that in a matter of a few months there will be the particular kick off development of the new generation.

According to the information revealed by the guys from Car&Driver, taking advantage of the Tokyo motor show 2017 will be presented a new Nissan Z Concept with which Nissan will give us a preview and will anticipate some of the most characteristic traits of the next generation. A prototype that will be used as the basis for the design and development of the new 370Z.

The latest information about the expected complete renovation of the japanese sports show that will take a design more crisp, fluid, and marked, in which we find a front that will take some elements already seen in the new Nissan GT-R, 2017. Its dimensions will be slightly more compact in comparison with the 370Z and its current architecture derived from platform FR-L used for the Infiniti Q60.

Nissan 370Z NISMO

Nissan 370Z NISMO.

version top of range of the new generation of the Nissan 370Z will be powered by a engine V6 3.0-litre biturbo from the Q60 Network Sport. It is expected that in your specific settings for your model of Nissan to throw a power of approximately 405 HP (298 kW) and 474 Nm of torque associated with a gearbox of double clutch and seven speeds.

on the other hand, and as access option to the range of the successor of the 370Z today, you will find a V6 engine of 3.0 liters already seen in the range of the Q60. An engine with 303 HP (223 kW) and 400 Nm. This engine will also be used as the centerpiece for a hybrid variant that will add a electric block of 119 kW (162 HP) to raise the total power to 466 HP.

After the debut of this concept, it is expected that the production model of the next-generation Nissan 370Z will be presented at some time in the 2019. Its starting price will be about 30.000$ (28.040€).