THE AUTO CHANNEL:   TACH Home | Auto News | Reviews | Media | Forums | Classifieds

USED CAR BUYER'S GUIDE


Fuel Economy | Crash Results | Recalls | Service Bulletins | Site Map

SUV    Sedan    Truck    Van    Convertible   Coupe    Wagon   Luxury    Hybrid      CUV
Compar-A-Graphs:    Rank-By-Specs    or  4-Car Comparison
Click to print
Compare Cars Side by Side on
Capacities and Dimensions


Vehicle 1997 Volkswagen Cabrio 2dr Highline Convertible Manual 2014 Nissan 370Z Roadster Touring 6MT
General
Body Style 2 Door Convertible Sports Car/Convertible,CVT
Drivetrain Front-Wheel Drive n/a
EPA Classification Sub-Compact 2SEATER
Turbo n/a N
Vehicle Cabrio n/a
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7 n/a
Battery
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F -TBD- n/a
Maximum Capacity (amps) 70 n/a
Brake System
ABS System Four-Wheel n/a
Brakes Front Yes n/a
Drum Yes n/a
Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.9 x -TBD- n/a
Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.1 x -TBD- n/a
Type of Brakes Pwr-Assisted n/a
Drive Train
City MPG n/a 17
Clutch Size (in) -TBD- n/a
Combined MPG n/a 20
Displacement (CC) 2.0L/121 3696
Driveline n/a RWD
EPA Fuel Economy Est (MPG) 24 n/a
Final Drive Ratio 3.67 3.69
Fuel Capacity (gal) 14.5 19.0
Fuel System SMPI SEFI
Fuel Type n/a Gas
Gas Guzzler Tax n/a $0
Highway MPG n/a 25
Horsepower @ RPM 115 @ 5400 332@7000
Hwy EPA Fuel Economy Estimate (MPG) 31 n/a
PowerToWeightRatio n/a 10.5
RPM @ Peak Horsepower n/a 7000
Standard Transmission n/a 6 Speed Manual
Torque @ RPM 122 @ 3200 270@5200
Total System Capacity (qts) 6.7 n/a
Transmission Speeds 5 6
Transmission Type Manual w/OD M
Type of Engine Gas I4 3.7L V6
Valves n/a 24
Exterior
Base Curb Weight (lb) 2701 n/a
Curb weight (lbs) n/a 3488
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Maximum n/a 4112
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Standard n/a 4112
Overall Height (in) n/a 52.2
Overall Length (in) 160.4 167.2
Overall Width (in) 56.0 72.8
Wheelbase (in) 97.4 100.4
Interior - Cargo - Carrying
Liftover Height (in) -TBD- n/a
Trunk Volume (cu ft) 7.8 4.2
Interior - Passengers
Headroom front (in) 38.7 38.7
Hip room front (in) -TBD- 54.6
Leg room front (in) 42.3 42.9
Passenger Volume 81.9 52
Seating Capacity - Maximum n/a 2
Seating capacity - Standard 4 2
Second seat head room (in) 36.6 n/a
Second seat hip room (in) -TBD- n/a
Second seat leg room (in) 31.1 n/a
Second seat shoulder room (in) 46.5 n/a
Shoulder room front (in) 54.1 54.4
Suspension
Front suspension MacPherson Strut IND
Ground Clearance (in) 4.4 n/a
Rear shock absorber diameter (mm) -TBD- n/a
Rear Suspension Torsion-Beam IND
Rear suspension type line 2 w/Coil Springs n/a
Shock Absorber Diameter (mm) -TBD- n/a
Stabilizer Bar Diameter (in) 0.79 n/a
Track Front 57.6 61.0
Track Rear 56.2 62.8
Tires and Wheels
Rear tire size P195/60R14 n/a
Rear wheel size (in) 14 x 6 n/a
Rear wheel type Aluminum n/a
Spare tire size -TBD- n/a
Spare wheel size (in) -TBD- n/a
Spare wheel type -TBD- n/a
Towing
Dead Weight Hitch-Max. Tongue Load N/A n/a
Tow Capacity (Maximum) n/a NR
Tow Capacity Standard N/A NR
Wt Distributing Hitch (lb) N/A n/a
Wt. Distributing Hitch-Max. Tongue Load N/A n/a
Turning Radius
Lock to Lock Turns 3.2 n/a
Steering Diameter Left 32.8 32.8
Steering Diameter Right -TBD- 32.8
Warranty
Powertrain Miles n/a 60000
Powertrain Time (Months) n/a 60
Rust Time (Months) n/a 60
Warranty - Basic Miles n/a 36000
Warranty - Basic Time (Months) n/a 36






Fuel Economy | Crash Results

Compar-A-Graphs:
4 Car Comparison | Rank-by-Specs
THE AUTO CHANNEL: Auto Channel Home | Auto News | Car Reviews | Media Library | Forums | Classifieds