2016 MINI MINI-Convertible vs. 2016 Nissan 370Z Review

Comparison Review

As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the MINI MINI-Convertible and the Nissan 370Z in the front seats.

You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the MINI MINI-Convertible as you will with the Nissan 370Z, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Based on MSRP, the MINI MINI-Convertible is clearly a better financial choice over the Nissan 370Z. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The MINI MINI-Convertible and the Nissan 370Z have similar Destination Charges.

Since the MINI MINI-Convertible is much slimmer than the Nissan 370Z, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the MINI MINI-Convertible, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Nissan 370Z.

The MINI MINI-Convertible has much less torque than the Nissan 370Z, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

The MINI MINI-Convertible has a larger turning radius than the Nissan 370Z, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

When it comes to horsepower, the MINI MINI-Convertible is significantly less powerful than the Nissan 370Z. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.

The MINI MINI-Convertible offers greater seating capacity than the Nissan 370Z, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the MINI MINI-Convertible will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Nissan 370Z.

You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the MINI MINI-Convertible than that of the Nissan 370Z.

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2016 MINI

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MSRP*: $25,950 - $29,600

2016 Nissan

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MSRP*: $41,820 - $48,100
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City MPG: 23 - 27 17 - 18
Highway MPG: 33 - 38 24 - 25
Engine(s): I-3, Inline-4 V-6
Seating Capacity: 4 - 4 2 - 2
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $24,595 - $27,135 $39,470 - $45,389

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.