2020 Nissan 370Z Coupe vs 2020 Nissan 370Z Roadster
The 2020 Nissan 370Z comes in two distinct models, each with their own trim levels and features. The first is the 2020 Nissan 370Z Coupe, which has six trim levels including two 50th Anniversary Edition trim levels and has a starting Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $30,498. The other model, the 2020 Nissan 370Z Roadster, comes in three trim levels, does not offer a 50th Anniversary Edition, and has a starting MSRP of $50,498. It is a steep difference in starting MSRPs, but the rest of this page will explain the differences that make that price viable.
The chart below compares the two base trim levels of the different models in the categories of wheels, roofs, seating, and audio. Keep reading below to learn more about the 2020 Nissan 370Z Coupe and the 2020 Nissan 370Z Roadster.
|2020 Nissan 370Z Coupe||vs||2020 Nissan 370Z Roadster|
|18" x 8.0" (front) and 18" x 9.0" (rear) black-finish aluminum-alloy wheels
||Standard wheel type||18" x 8.0" (front) and 18" x 9.0" (rear) black-finish aluminum-alloy wheels
|Hard top roof without folding option||Roof specifications||Cloth power folding roof (soft top) with automatic latch operation
|Black woven "carbon" seat cloth
||Seating features||Ventilated leather-appointed sport seats and Climate-controlled seats (heated and cooled)
|2 DIN AM/FM/CD 6-speaker audio system
||Audio system||Bose ® Premium Audio System with AM/FM/CD and 8 speakers including two subwoofers
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As you can see in the chart above, the 2020 Nissan 370Z Roadster has many upgrades, but some design features, such as the wheels, stay the same for the base trim levels. In the chart, you see the 2020 Nissan 370Z Roadster coming out on top in every category, but the 2020 Nissan 370Z Coupe has its own benefits. It has the better fuel economy rating of the two vehicles, with 13.3 L per 100 km in the city and 9.3 L per 100 km on the highway. The 2020 Nissan 370Z Roadster is rated at 13.6 L per 100 km in the city and 9.7 L per 100 km on the highway. Not huge differences, but enough to make a difference.
Likewise, the 2020 Nissan 370Z Coupe has a lower drag coefficient, which is possibly responsible for the better fuel economy. The 2020 Nissan 370Z Coupe has a coefficient of .30 and the 2020 Nissan 370Z Roadster has a coefficient of .33.