According to the latest rumors, well known Japanese Automaker is preparing something new. We are talking about the redesigned and improved 2017 Nissan Z.
Design of exterior and changes
2017 Nissan Z is the next, second generation model which is going to be improved in many segments. First of all, it the rumors are true, new Nissan will be lighter for around 420 pounds. This is because of the usage of aluminum and carbon fiber in its design. Therefore, it will show better fuel efficiency, aerodynamic and general performance. When it comes to exterior design, it will get sportier appearance with sharper body lines. It will look more futuristic and modern. Some of the expected changes should be new grille and more aggressive headlamps and revised taillights. Some sources say that it will also get some new exterior colors and new alloy wheels.
Design of interior and technology
Speaking of the interior of 2017 Nissan Z, automaker hasn’t revealed much yet. We can expect more modern interior design and advanced technology. The quality sports seats will be more comfortable than ever. The dashboard will be revised and will feature new touch screen display with new infotainment system. The cabin will look more elegant and modern. As for the equipment, it will offer various features and gadgets. Some of them will be Bluetooth, USB, braking system, navigation, stability control and many other more.
2017 Nissan Z engine and performance
2017 Nissan Z should be powered with two types of engine. Those are expected to be hybrid options. The first will be a 2.0-liter four cylinder turbocharged engine. It will be combined with an electric motor and will be able to deliver 200 horsepower. The other option will be a 3.5-liter V6 gasoline engine. Also, paired with an electric motor, it will be able to produce 360 horsepower and 400 pound-feet of torque. As for the transmission, it will be coupled to a six-speed manual or automatic gearbox.
Release date and price
It is still not confirmed when 2017 Nissan Z is going on sale. We assume that it won’t be before 2017. It will, most likely, be in the beginning of 2017. When it comes to the price, rumors say that the starting price is expected to be around $60,000.