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2020 Lexus RC 350 vs. 2020 Nissan 370Z Review

New 2020 Lexus RC 350

2020 Lexus
RC 350

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New 2020 Nissan 370Z

2020 Nissan

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$44,225 to $50,905
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$30,090 to $45,790
Invoice* $41,130 to $47,341 $28,727 to $43,689
MPG - City 19 - 20 17 - 19
MPG - Hwy 26 - 28 N/A
Engine(s) V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity 4 2
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

The Lexus RC 350 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Nissan 370Z.

You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Lexus RC 350 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). The Lexus RC 350 is somewhat more expensive than 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 Lexus RC 350 will cost more in transportation costs than the Nissan 370Z.

The Lexus RC 350 is about the same width as the Nissan 370Z. If you go with the Lexus RC 350, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Nissan 370Z.

With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Lexus RC 350 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Nissan 370Z.

The Lexus RC 350 has a larger turning radius than the Nissan 370Z, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

The Lexus RC 350 has less horsepower than the Nissan 370Z, so it will probably be somewhat slower.

The Lexus RC 350 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 Lexus RC 350 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 Lexus RC 350 than that of the Nissan 370Z.