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
Features and Specifications


Vehicle 2007 Volkswagen New Beetle Convertible 2.5L PZEV 2005 Nissan 350Z Roadster Enthusiast
12-Volt, 60-Amp/Hour Battery Yes No
14-Volt, 140-Amp Alternator Yes No
18-mm Rear Stabilizer Bar Yes No
1 Rear Seat Power Outlet Yes No
23-mm Front Stabilizer Bar Yes No
2.5-Liter, I5, 20-Valve, DOHC, SEFI Engine; Front/Transverse Mounted With Horsepower Of 150@5000, Torque Of 170@3750, Cast Iron Block and Alloy Cylinder Head Yes No
2 Front and 1 Rear, 3 Cupholders Total Yes No
2 Front Power Outlets No Yes
3.5-Liter, V6, 24-Valve, DOHC, SEFI Engine; Front/Longitudinal Mounted With Horsepower Of 287@6200 and Torque Of 274@4800, Alloy Block and Alloy Cylinder Heads No Yes
3 Cupholders Total No Yes
4-Wheel Anti-Lock Brakes Yes Yes
5-Speed Manual Transmission With Overdrive Yes No
6-Speed Manual Transmission With Overdrive No Yes
7-Spoke Alloy Wheels, 17-In. X 7.5-In. Front and 17-In. X 8-In. Rear No Yes
Alloy Interior Trim No Yes
Alloy Pedals No Yes
Alloy Wheels, 16-In. X 6.5-In. Yes No
AM/FM Radio With 160-Watts and 6 Speakers Total; CD Player No Yes
Anti-Slip Regulation (ASR) Traction Control Yes No
Audible Warning Include Headlights-On Yes No
Audio Pre-Wiring Yes No
Automatic Climate Control No Yes
Automatic Locking Retractors Yes No
Automatic Rollover Supports(TM) Automatic Safety Rollbar Yes No
(Available Only In ME, VT, NH, MA, CT, RI, NY, NJ and CA) Yes No
Battery No Yes
Battery Gauge No Yes
Body Color Front and Rear Bumpers No Yes
Carpet Located In Passenger Cabin No Yes
Cloth Seats No Yes
Color-Keyed Carpet Located In Passenger Cabin and Trunk Yes No
Color-Keyed Front Carpeted Floor Mats Yes No
Color-Keyed Rear Carpeted Floor Mats Yes No
Compact Spare Tire No Yes
Covered Lower Console Storage Located On Floor Yes No
Crash Sensor Unlocks Doors Yes No
Cruise Control Yes Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes No
Delayed Courtesy Light Yes No
Delayed Power Retention System Yes No
Digital Clock Yes Yes
Drive-By-Wire Control For Throttle No Yes
Driver Airbag Yes No
Driver Airbag With Dual-Stage Deployment No Yes
Dual Body Color Folding Power Adjustable Heated Signaling Exterior Rearview Mirrors Yes No
Dual Body Color Power Adjustable Heated Folding Exterior Rearview Mirrors No Yes
Dual Illuminated Vanity Mirrors No Yes
Dual Sunvisors No Yes
Easy Entry Seat Yes No
Electrochromic Interior Rearview Mirror No Yes
Electronic Brake Assistance Yes Yes
Electronic Brake Force Distribution Yes Yes
Electronic Stabilization Program (ESP(R)) Vehicle Stability Control System Operated Via ABS Yes No
Emergency Fuel Shutoff Device Yes No
Exterior Temperature Gauge Yes Yes
Front Active Head Restraints Yes No
Front Airdam No Yes
Front Air Dam Yes No
Front and Rear Body Color Bumpers Yes No
Front and Rear Crumple Zones No Yes
Front and Rear Outboard 3-Point Seatbelts Yes No
Front Automatic Locking Retractors No Yes
Front Auxiliary Audio Input Jack Yes No
Front Crumple Zone Yes No
Front Driver Power Seat Adjusts 4 Ways Total No Yes
Front Dual Door Mounted Storage Yes Yes
Front Dual Illuminated Vanity Mirrors Yes No
Front Dual Reading Lights Yes No
Front Dual Reclining Bucket Seats With Adjustable Seat Height, Manual Memory and Adjustable Headrests Yes No
Front Dual Reclining Bucket Seats With Driver Adjustable Seat Height and Front Folding Passenger Seat No Yes
Front Dual Seatback Storage Pockets Yes No
Front Dual Sunvisors Yes No
Front Outboard 3-Point Seatbelts No Yes
Front Passenger Seatback Storage Pocket No Yes
Front Power 288-mm X 25-mm Vented Disc and Rear Power 232-mm X 9-mm Solid Disc Brakes Yes No
Front Power 297-mm Vented Disc and Rear Power 292-mm Vented Disc Brakes No Yes
Front Power Outlet Yes No
Front Pretensioners With Force Limiters Yes Yes
Front Side Airbags With Head Protection Yes No
Front Stabilizer Bar No Yes
Full-Size Spare Tire Yes No
Glass Rear Window On Convertible Yes Yes
Green Tinted Glass Yes No
HomeLink(R) Universal Garage Door Opener No Yes
Independent MacPherson Strut Front Suspension With Coil Springs and Gas Pressurized Shock Absorbers Yes No
Independent Multi-Link Front Suspension No Yes
Independent Multi-Link Rear Suspension No Yes
In-Glass Radio Antenna Yes No
Interior Pollen Air Filter Yes No
Keyless Entry Operated Via Key Fob Yes Yes
L A T C H Yes No
Leatherette Seats Yes No
Leather Located On Shift Knob No Yes
Leather Steering Wheel No Yes
Lockable and Illuminated Glovebox Yes No
Locking Differential Yes No
Manual Air Conditioning Yes No
Manual Soft Convertible Top Yes No
Metallic Paint (If Selected) Yes Yes
Multi-Function Remote Operates Anti-Theft, Door Lock/Unlock and Panic Alarm Yes No
Multi-Function Remote Operates Door Lock/Unlock No Yes
Oil Cooler Yes No
Oil Pressure Gauge No Yes
Overhead Console Storage No Yes
Panic Alarm Yes No
Passenger Airbag Yes No
Passenger Airbag Cutoff Sensor Activated By Seatbelt Engagement Yes Yes
Passenger Airbag With Dual-Stage Deployment No Yes
Power Door Locks No Yes
Power Engine Speed Sensitive Rack and Pinion Variable Assisted Steering No Yes
Power Rack and Pinion Steering Yes No
Power Soft Convertible Top No Yes
Power Window Lockout No Yes
Power Windows With Driver One-Touch Up, One-Touch Down and Pinch Protection Yes No
Power Windows With Dual One-Touch Up and Dual One-Touch Down No Yes
Premium 5.5 AM/FM Radio With 10 Speakers Total; CD Player; MP3 Player Yes No
Programmable Power Door Locks Operated Via Remote or Internal Switch With Automatic Locking Yes No
Projector Beam Halogen Headlights Yes No
PZEV Emissions Yes No
Radio Antenna No Yes
Radio Anti-Theft Yes No
Rear Bench Seat With Adjustable Headrests and Fold-Down Armrest Yes No
Rear HVAC Ducts Yes No
Rear Locking Storage No Yes
Rear Seat Pass Through Yes No
Rear Stabilizer Bar No Yes
Rear Window Defroster Yes Yes
Remote Fuel Door Release Located Inside Vehicle Yes No
Remote Trunk Release Located Inside Vehicle Yes No
Rollover Sensor Yes No
SBRP205/55HR16, All-Season Tires Yes No
SBRP225/50WR17 Front and SBRP235/50WR17 Rear High Performance Tires No Yes
Selective Locking/Unlocking Yes No
Semi-Independent Torsion Beam Rear Suspension With Coil Springs and Gas Pressurized Shock Absorbers Yes No
Service Interval Indicator For Brake Wear Yes No
Side Guard Door Beams Yes Yes
Tachometer Yes Yes
Telescoping Steering Column Yes No
Tilt Steering Column Yes No
Tilt Steering Column With Adjustable Gauge Cluster No Yes
Tinted Glass No Yes
Tire Pressure Monitor No Yes
Traction Control No Yes
Trip Computer With Average Fuel Consumption No Yes
Trunk Anti-Trap Device Yes No
Trunk Light Yes No
Valet Lockout Yes No
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers Yes Yes
Vehicle Anti-Lockout Yes No
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via Alarm, Immobilizer III Engine Immobilizer and Exterior Monitoring Yes No
Vehicle Anti-Theft Via Engine Immobilizer and Alarm No Yes
Viscous Rear Limited Slip Differential No Yes
Warning Lights Include Fasten Seatbelt and Fuel Cap Yes No
Wheel Locks Yes No
Wind Deflector For Convertible No Yes
Xenon High Intensity Discharge Headlights No Yes






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