Marcus De Guzman / Nissan | August 31, 2017 12:34
Nissan mildly updates the 370Z with new options, exterior upgrades
The long-running Nissan 370Z has received yet another mild update. For the 2018 model year, a host of exterior and technical revisions were introduced for the aging two-door as a a way to make it more contemporary.
For starters, the door handles and rear bumper fascia are now painted black. Meanwhile, dark-tinted headlights and taillights give the 2018 370Z a more sophisticated look. Topping it all off are the new 19-inch alloy wheels and Red Metallic exterior paint.
Also making its way in the 2018 370Z is the NissanConnect Premium infotainment system. It features a 7-inch touchscreen display that comes with satellite navigation, DVD Player and a rear-view camera as well. The new in-car entertainment system is available as an option.
Under the hood is the familiar 3.7-liter V6 that churns out 328 PS at 7000 rpm and 366 Nm of torque at 5200 rpm. Available transmissions include a six-speed manual and a seven-speed automatic.
Opt for the manual version and Nissan will throw in a high-performance clutch courtesy of Exedy. Paired with the Synchro Rev Control, Nissan claimed that the 2018 370Z will deliver crisp downshifts while reducing pedal effort.
The 2018 Nissan 370Z is now available in Europe and will soon be offered in other markets.