Nissan 370Z vs. BMW M5

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$29,582 - $32,571
$90,817 - $97,508

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.75 / 5
4 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
332 hp
600 hp

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.7L V6
4.4L TwinPower Turbo V8

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Not Available
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional
Optional

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional
Not Available

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Not Available
Optional

Automatic Parking

Automatic Parking
Not Available
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.9 in.
41.4 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.2 - 38.7 in.
38.8 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
Not Available
36.5 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
Not Available
37.5 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
4.2 cu. ft.
18.7 cu. ft.

Entertainment System

Entertainment System
Not Available
Optional

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot
Not Available
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Not Available
Optional

Climate Control

Climate Control
Not Available
Optional

AC

AC
Not Available
Optional

Dual Zone

Dual Zone
Not Available
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
2
5

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Not Available
Optional

Heated Rear Seats

Heated Rear Seats
Not Available
Optional

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Front Seats
Not Available
Optional

Seat Massage

Seat Massage
Not Available
Optional

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional
Not Available

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
100.4 in.
117.4 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
32.8 ft.
41.3 ft.

Length

Length
167.2 - 167.5 in.
195.5 in.

Width

Width
72.6 in.
74.9 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3373 - 3494 .lbs
4370 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
332 hp
600 hp

Torque

Torque
270 ft. lbs.
553 ft. lbs.

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Not Available
Optional

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
19 gal.
20.1 gal.

Combined

Combined
19 - 26 mpg
8 - 11 mpg

City

City
18 - 19 mpg
15 mpg

Highway

Highway
25 - 26 mpg
21 mpg

Safety Features

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Optional

Night Vision

Night Vision
Not Available
Optional

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist
Not Available
Optional

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Optional

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Nissan 370Z Coupe - Nissan 370Z Roadster
BMW M5

Body Style

Body Style
Coupe - Roadster
Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Two-Seaters
Mid-Size Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
2
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
51.6 - 52.3 ft³.
98.8 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3373 - 3494 lbs.
4370 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
21 - 22 mpg.
17 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
18 - 19 mpg.
15 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
25 - 26 mpg.
21 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Premium Unleaded V-6
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8

Displacement

Displacement
3.7 L/226
4.4 L/268

Fuel System

Fuel System
Sequential MPI
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
7
8

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.92
5.00

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.19
3.20

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.04
2.14

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.41
1.72

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
1.31

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.86
1.00

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.97
4.17

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.36
3.15

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.0 - 8.4
10.4

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150
249

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Double Wishbone
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P225/50WR18
P275/35YR20 - P275/40YR19

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P245/45WR18
P285/35YR20 - P285/40YR19

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Not Available

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
18 X 8 in.
19 X 9.5 - 20 X 9.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
18 X 9 in.
19 X 10.5 - 20 X 10.5 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Not Available

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Not Available

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
32.8 ft.
41.3 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.6 in.
15.6 - 15.7 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.6 in.
15 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
19 gal.
20.1 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.2 - 38.7 in.
38.8 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.9 in.
41.4 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
54.4 in.
58.7 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
54.6 in.
Not Available

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
100.4 in.
117.4 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
167.2 - 167.5 in.
195.5 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
72.6 in.
74.9 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
51.8 - 52.2 in.
58 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
61 in.
64 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
62.8 in.
62.8 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
4.2 ft³.
18.7 ft³.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.77
0.82

Model Group

Model Group
370Z
M5

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury Sport
Luxury Sport

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Convertible - Coupe
Sedan

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.7
4.4

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
6
8

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4