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2014 Nissan 370Z vs. 2013 Volvo C70 Review

Comparison Review


Comfort
Offering just a little more front head- and legroom than the Volvo C70, the Nissan 370Z may be a little roomier and more comfortable for the driver and front seat passengers.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Nissan 370Z as you will with the Volvo C70, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

Cost
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). When looking only at MSRP, the Nissan 370Z will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Volvo C70. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Nissan 370Z carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Volvo C70.

Dimensions
The Nissan 370Z is about the same width as the Volvo C70. If you go with the Nissan 370Z, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Volvo C70.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Nissan 370Z transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Volvo C70.

Handling
The Nissan 370Z has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Volvo C70, allowing much better maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Nissan 370Z is somewhat more powerful than the Volvo C70.

Utility
The Nissan 370Z has less seating than the Volvo C70, making the Volvo C70 the better choice if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Nissan 370Z has significantly less cargo room than the Volvo C70, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Nissan 370Z is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Volvo C70.


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2014 Nissan
370Z

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MSRP*: $41,470 - $44,170
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2013 Volvo
C70

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MSRP*: $41,200 - $45,000
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Cash Back Rebate: Visit Rebate Center Up to $4,500
Low APR Loan: -- --
Lease Incentive: As low as 2.86% --
City MPG: 17 - 18 19
Highway MPG: 25 --
Engine(s): V-6 Inline-5
Seating Capacity: 2 - 2 4 - 4
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Safety Rating: Front
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Not Tested Good
Safety Rating: Side
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Not Tested Good
Safety Rating: Rear
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Not Tested Good
Invoice*: $38,836 - $41,361 $38,728 - $42,300

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