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2013 Nissan 370Z 2013 Scion FR-S 2012 Mazda MX-5 Miata
     
2dr Cpe Manual
  • 2dr Cpe Manual
  • 2dr Cpe Auto
  • 2dr Cpe Manual Touring
  • 2dr Cpe Auto Touring
  • 2dr Roadster Auto
  • 2dr Cpe Manual NISMO
  • 2dr Roadster Manual Touring
  • 2dr Roadster Auto Touring
2dr Cpe Man (Natl)
  • 2dr Cpe Man (Natl)
  • 2dr Cpe Auto (Natl)
2dr Conv Man Touring
  • 2dr Conv Man Sport
  • 2dr Conv Auto Sport
  • 2dr Conv Man Touring
  • 2dr Conv Auto Touring
  • 2dr Conv Man Grand Touring
  • 2dr Conv Hard Top Man Touring
  • 2dr Conv Auto Grand Touring
  • 2dr Conv Hard Top Auto Touring
  • 2dr Conv Hard Top Man Grand Touring
  • 2dr Conv Hard Top Auto Grand Touring
 

Prices

MSRP $33,120 $24,500 $25,830
Invoice $31,026 $23,275 $24,415
Avg. Paid N/A N/A $17,889

U.S. News Scores

Overall 8.2 9.0 8.3
Critics' Rating 8.1 9.8 9.4
Performance 8.4 8.9 8.9
Interior 7.2 8.0 6.4
Safety N/A 10.0 N/A
Reliability 4.0 3.0 3.5
Operating Cost N/A N/A 7.9

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Nimble handling
  • Powerful engine
  • Functional and sporty interior design
  • Athletic handling
  • Responsive engine
  • Comfortable, supportive front seats
  • Great safety score
  • Superb handling
  • Great reliability score
Cons
  • Engine/road noise can be invasive
  • Poor rearward visibility
  • Minimal cargo space
  • Tiny back seat
  • Small cargo hold
  • Cramped interior

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 I4 2.0L/122
MPG 18 City / 26 Hwy 22 City / 30 Hwy 21 City / 28 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style 2 Door Coupe Coupe 2 Door Convertible

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 100.4 101.2 91.7
Length, Overall (in) 167.2 166.7 157.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.6 69.9 67.7
Height, Overall (in) 51.8 51.2 49.0

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Convertible Soft Top Standard
Rear Spoiler Optional Optional

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3272 2758 2480

Tires & Wheels

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

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Optional
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard
Back-Up Camera Optional
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Optional Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard
HID headlights Standard
Keyless Start Standard
Front Reading Lamps Standard
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Optional Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Optional Standard Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror 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

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 2 4 2
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 51.6 76.5 - TBD -
Front Head Room (in) 38.2 37.1 37.4
Front Leg Room (in) 42.9 41.9 43.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.4 54.5 53.2
Front Hip Room (in) 54.6 53.1 50.6
Second Head Room (in) 35.0
Second Leg Room (in) 29.9
Second Shoulder Room (in) 51.7
Second Hip Room (in) 45.3
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 6.9 - TBD - 5.3

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Changer Standard
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
HD Radio Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Optional
Premium Sound System Standard

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard
A/C Standard Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard Standard Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard Standard

Safety

Airbags

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 Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard

Brakes

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

Safety Features

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

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Locking Rear Differential Optional Standard Optional
Rear Wheel Drive Standard Standard Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard
V6 Cylinder Engine Standard
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I4 Gas I4
Displacement 3.7L/- TBD - 2.0L/122 2.0L/122
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 332 @ 7000 200 @ 7000 167 @ 7000
Torque (Net @ RPM) 270 @ 5200 151 @ 6600 140 @ 5000
Transmission Manual w/OD Manual Manual w/OD
Turning diameter 32.8 35.400 30.8

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18 22 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26 30 28
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19 13.2 12.7

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson Strut Independent
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Independent Multi-link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link

Transmission

Manual Standard Standard Standard
6-Speed Manual Standard Standard Standard