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      11-29-2008, 11:54 AM   #45
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Really liked my 350Z but the engine lacked torque and even that was in a narrow power band.
The 370 has more HP and torque but it is still not enough for it to keep up with a 330i much less a 335i.
Great car as a grand tourer though!
I'd wait to see more reviews first. One review achieved 0-60 in 4.7s

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Update: Motortrend tested the 370Z

0-60= 4.7 sec
1/4mile= 13.3 105.7mph

60-0= 106ft
Lateral acceleration =0.99 g (avg)

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As I thought, this car is more than a match for the 335i, in fact in many ways it's more than a match for the M3 (minus acceleration, image, build quality, looks, noise, fun, etc).

Well, you get my point. IMPRESSIVE CAR
What a fucking idiot you are!
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Really liked my 350Z but the engine lacked torque and even that was in a narrow power band.
The 370 has more HP and torque but it is still not enough for it to keep up with a 330i much less a 335i.
Great car as a grand tourer though!
Ur kiddin right......?
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What a fucking idiot you are!
MATURE, VERY MATURE.

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      11-29-2008, 04:53 PM   #49
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sub 4.9 second car for under 40k. 370Z FTW
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      11-29-2008, 05:18 PM   #50
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Ur kiddin right......?
lets hope so.... because you know 335's are just so fast and that the 370 z can't even keep up with a 330. lmao! This car is going to keep right up with a 335.
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Does anyone have pricing info yet?! I want the cheapest version that has the real brakes.

Edit: 30k!? I need to stop wasting money on mods. There are bigger fish to be fried
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lets hope so.... because you know 335's are just so fast and that the 370 z can't even keep up with a 330. lmao! This car is going to keep right up with a 335.
...lol...!
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Impressive specs. Especially in the handling dpt.
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Ive seen a couple races in person between the 335i(stock) and the 07 350z (nismo exhaust) both 6speed and the z pulls on the 335i.
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It will be fun for a tuned 335i to "toy" with a new 370Z...he he. But, if the numbers are accurate, then the new Z is a good match for a stock 335i (and beats it in handling)...impressive.
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sub 4.9 second car for under 40k. 370Z FTW
lol you do know that sub-4.9 means below 4.9, right?
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Ive seen a couple races in person between the 335i(stock) and the 07 350z (nismo exhaust) both 6speed and the z pulls on the 335i.
really?
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really?

...Could be a mildy tuned 350Z (Ahem with a turbo kit )
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      12-03-2008, 12:20 AM   #58
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...Could be a mildy tuned 350Z (Ahem with a turbo kit )
Haha, seriously. I can imagine a neck-and-neck race, but pulling?
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Haha, seriously. I can imagine a neck-and-neck race, but pulling?
HOw can I not think about this before.....maybe the driver of the 335i didnt know how to shift......!

Anyway, in a real world with good drivers on both a 350z slightly modded(no turbo or supercharge kits) and a completely stock 335i, the BMW would win eventually.
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It needs a turbo or at least an engine that will accept one without blowing up. You'd be floored at how many guys have blown VQs on the old 350.
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I have to admit, I think it looks better than the current. I was totally against the headlights, now I think they look decent.

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It needs a turbo or at least an engine that will accept one without blowing up. You'd be floored at how many guys have blown VQs on the old 350.
early trannies too

i know a guy that went through 4 trans....he was asking for it tho
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Honestly good drivers, the z wins well with the hr motor
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yes it was neck and neck but the z got ahead by a bit .. maybe car or less ahead.
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This car looks great, why does every hate it? It's like 30k, and has all this performance, what's not to hate?
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give the Asian cars GOLD star, they earned it. i'll stick w/ the tried and true engineering!
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