Compare Volkswagen Eos vs. Nissan 370Z

Compare the Volkswagen Eos against the Nissan 370Z. Use this tool to compare rankings and see how the Eos stacks up against the 370Z 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 Eos or 370Z. If you are interested in used cars you can also search used listings in your area.

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2014 Volkswagen Eos 2014 Nissan 370Z
2014 Volkswagen Eos 2014 Nissan 370Z
2dr Conv Komfort
  • 2dr Conv Komfort
  • 2dr Conv Sport
  • 2dr Conv Executive
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


MSRP $35,595 $29,990  
Invoice $34,171 $28,412
Avg. Paid $25,488 $20,958

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.7 7.7  
Critics' Rating 7.9 8.0
Performance 7.9 8.4
Interior 8.0 7.1
Cost to Own 8.4 8.2
Safety 9.4 N/A
Reliability 2.5 3.5

Pros & Cons

  • Clever convertible top/sunroof
  • Slick-shifting transmissions
  • Nimble handling
  • Very limited trunk space
  • Small navigation screen
  • Noisy cabin at speed
  • Limited cargo space

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Manual  
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 2.0 L/121 Premium Unleaded V-6 3.7 L/226
MPG 22 City / 30 Hwy 18 City / 26 Hwy



Body Style Convertible Coupe  


Wheelbase(in) 101.5 100.4  
Length, Overall (in) 174.1 167.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.5 72.6
Height, Overall (in) 56.8 51.8

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard  
Power Windows Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Convertible Hardtop Standard  
Dual Moonroof Standard
Sun/Moon Roof Standard
Power Tilt/Sliding Sunroof Standard
Rear Spoiler Optional Optional


Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3569 3272  

Tires & Wheels

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


Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Standard  
Back-Up Camera Optional
Cruise Control Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard
HID headlights Standard
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Optional
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Optional
Keyless Entry Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard


Passenger Capacity 4 2  
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 77.4 51.6
Front Head Room (in) 38.9 38.2
Front Leg Room (in) 41.7 42.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.7 54.4
Front Hip Room (in) 54.6
Second Head Room (in) 35.8
Second Leg Room (in) 32.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 41.5
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 6.6


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

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard Standard  
Dual Zone A/C Standard
A/C Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System Standard  
Onboard Hands-Free Communications System Standard
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard


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



Driver Air Bag Standard Standard  
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard


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

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard Standard  
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard
Rollover Protection System Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard


Engine & Performance

Locking Rear Differential Optional  
Front Wheel Drive Standard
Rear Wheel Drive Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard
V6 Cylinder Engine Standard
Turbocharged Standard
Engine Type Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 Premium Unleaded V-6
Displacement 2.0 L/121 3.7 L/226
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 200 @ 5100 332 @ 7000
Torque (Net @ RPM) 207 @ 1700 270 @ 5200
Transmission Auto-Shift Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Turning diameter 35.8 32.8


Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard  
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 26
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5 19


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


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

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