Compare Nissan 370Z vs. Mazda MX-5 Miata vs. Chevrolet Camaro

Compare the Nissan 370Z against the Mazda MX-5 Miata and Chevrolet Camaro. Use this tool to compare rankings and see how the 370Z, MX-5 Miata and Camaro stack up against each other in terms of performance, features, safety prices and more. Then use our Best Price Program by selecting the trims you are interested in to see local prices and get a great deal on a new 370Z, MX-5 Miata and Camaro. If you are interested in used cars you can also search used listings in your area.

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2010 Nissan 370Z 2010 Mazda MX-5 Miata 2010 Chevrolet Camaro
2010 Nissan 370Z 2010 Mazda MX-5 Miata 2010 Chevrolet Camaro
2dr Roadster Manual
  • 2dr Roadster Manual
  • 2dr Roadster Auto
  • 2dr Roadster Manual Touring
  • 2dr Roadster Auto Touring
2dr Conv Man Sport
  • 2dr Conv Man Sport
  • 2dr Conv Auto Sport
  • 2dr Conv Man Touring
  • 2dr Conv Auto Touring
  • 2dr Conv Man Grand Touring
  • 2dr Conv PRHT Man Touring
  • 2dr Conv Auto Grand Touring
  • 2dr Conv PRHT Auto Touring
  • 2dr Conv PRHT Man Grand Touring
  • 2dr Conv PRHT Auto Grand Touring
Coupe LS
  • Coupe LS
  • Coupe 1LT
  • Coupe 2LT


MSRP $37,320 $22,960 $22,680
Invoice $34,564 $21,222 $21,773
Avg. Paid $21,295 $13,575 $15,110

U.S. News Scores

Overall 8.3 7.6 8.4
Critics' Rating 8.8 9.5 9.5
Performance 8.7 8.8 9.1
Interior 7.6 6.8 6.0
Cost to Own 8.3 9.1 8.8
Safety N/A N/A 9.1
Reliability 4.0 2.0 3.5

Pros & Cons

  • Responsive steering
  • Quick acceleration
  • Smooth ride with base suspension
  • Great gas mileage for the class
  • Smooth-shifting manual transmission
  • Athletic handling
  • Soft suspension
  • Powerful base engine
  • Good fuel economy
  • High reliability score
  • Some engine vibration 
  • A lot of hard plastic in interior
  • Small trunk space
  • Tight cabin
  • Cramped back seat
  • Bad rear visibility

General Specs

Transmission Manual Manual Manual
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Rear wheel drive
Fuel/Engine Gas V6 3.7L/- TBD - Gas I4 2.0L/122 Gas V6 3.6L/220
MPG 18 City / 25 Hwy 22 City / 28 Hwy 17 City / 29 Hwy



Body Style 2 door convertible 2 Door Convertible 2dr Cpe


Wheelbase(in) 100.4 91.7 112.3
Length, Overall (in) 167.2 157.3 190.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.6 67.7 75.5
Height, Overall (in) 52.2 49.0 54.2

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Convertible Soft Top Standard Standard
Rear Spoiler Optional Optional


Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3426 2447 3780

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front Performance Standard Standard Standard
Tires - Rear Performance Standard Standard Standard
Compact Spare Tire Optional
Full Size Spare Tire Optional
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard Standard Optional
Wheel Locks Optional
Steel Wheels Standard


Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Optional
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard Standard
Cruise Control Standard Optional Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Optional
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard
HID headlights Standard
Keyless Start Standard
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Optional
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard Standard
Navigation from Telematics Optional
Trip Computer Standard Optional
Remote Trunk Release Standard Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard
Front Floor Mats Optional Standard Optional
Keyless Entry Standard Optional Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Optional Standard
Heated Mirrors Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard


Passenger Capacity 2 2 4
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 52.3 - TBD - - TBD -
Front Head Room (in) 38.7 37.4 37.4
Front Leg Room (in) 42.9 43.1 42.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.4 53.2 56.9
Front Hip Room (in) 54.6 50.6 - TBD -
Second Head Room (in) 35.3
Second Leg Room (in) 29.9
Second Shoulder Room (in) 42.5
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 4.2 5.3 11.3


AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Changer Optional
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Optional Standard

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard
A/C Standard Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Onboard Hands-Free Communications System Standard


Cloth Seats Standard Standard Optional
Power Driver Seat Standard
Power Passenger Seat Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Optional
2nd Row Bench Seat Optional
Bucket Seats Standard Standard Optional



Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag On/Off Switch Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Body Air Bag Standard


4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard
Emergency Trunk Release Standard


Engine & Performance

Locking Rear Differential Optional
Rear Wheel Drive Standard Standard Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard
V6 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I4 Gas V6
Displacement 3.7L/- TBD - 2.0L/122 3.6L/220
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 332 @ 7000 167 @ 7000 304 @ 6400
Torque (Net @ RPM) 270 @ 5200 140 @ 5000 273 @ 5200
Transmission Manual Manual w/OD Manual
Turning diameter 32.8 30.8 37.7


Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18 22 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25 28 29
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19 12.7 19


Suspension Type - Front Independent Double-Wishbone Multi-Link Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Multi-link 4.5-Link Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double wishbone Double Ball Joint
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-link


Automatic Optional
Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode Optional
6-Speed Automatic Optional
Manual Standard Standard Standard
5-Speed Manual Standard
6-Speed Manual Standard Standard

Safety scores should only be compared between vehicles of similar size and weight. Larger, heavier vehicles generally provide more protection than smaller, lighter ones.