We just cant wait to see revealed redesigned Nissan’s iconic sports car. We are talking about the new 2016 Nissan Z, which is coming in an amazing style.
Redesign of interior and exterior
The first Nissan Z model was designed primarily for the US market and this will be the case and with the new 2016 Nissan Z. 2016 Nissan Z is the 7th generation of this amazing sport car. According to some sources, new model will be based on some new phiosophy and architecture, and it will be called Nissan Z35. Most likely it will appear by the end of 2015 as the concept vehicle. Just like and the all other new vehicles, 2016 Nissan Z is coming with lighter body than before. Nissan’s engineers have acheived this by using lightweight materials like aluminum and high-tensile steel. This way new model will come with better general performances and also with better fuel efficiency. New 2016 Nissan Z will share its chassis with the Infiniti Q50. It will come with updated version of the FM platform (this platform has been used in previous Nissan Z model). With the new dynamic silhouette, the car will lose around 2 inches in width. This time, 2016 Nissan Z is expected to be less expensive than before. The biggest changes new Nissan Z is going to suffer will be made on the roof. The coupe version will faeture a T-top, while the roadster will feature a retractable hard-top (the current model has the soft-top). If we take a quick look at the new car, we will see its emphasized futuristic look. Its new, futuristic and modern design will be noticable by powerful wheels, rounded rear, hood and front lines. Interior of this amazing sports car will stay pretty much the same as before with some minor changes. It will keep its comfortable, elegant and luxurious look, and it will share all new hi tech features and gadgets. It is expected that the new Nissan Z will be sold rapidly worldwide. This is also because its pricing is expected to be less expensive than before, and this way more accessible to many new customers
2016 Nissan Z powertrain
The question is what shall we find under the hood of such a one amazing sport car. As far as we know, this beast will share same power units as some Mercedes models. We are talking about 2.0 – liter turbocharged engine. This engine is capable to produce around 210 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. Also, as we have heard, there will be boosted model of 2016 Nissan Z. This model will be underpinned with a turbocharged, direct-injected 3.0 – liter V6 power unit. This great engine is capable to give the power output of around 350 horses. When we are talking about the transmission, 2016 Nissan Z will come with 6 – speed manual and 7 – speed automatic gearbox. We are pretty much sure that we won’t see a hybrid system in the new Nissan Z.
Release date, price and competitors
2016 Nissan Z will be unveiled by the end of 2015. Its competitors on the market will be: Hyundai Genesis Coupe, Audi TT , Ford Mustang, and Chevrolet Camaro. Price of this stunning sport car won’t be less than $35,000, and it will depend on the features and equipment of the model.