Since the launch of the original 240Z, the spirit of the pioneering "Z" has been alive and well in the Nissan lineup. The latest iteration of this iconic car, the Nissan 370Z, is no exception. Launched in 2009, the 370Z is a rear-wheel drive sports car that delivers genuine excitement thanks to its powerful V6 engine and performance-oriented chassis. But the 370Z is more than just a high-performance machine - it's also a testament to Nissan's commitment to innovation and excellence.

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One example of Nissan's forward-thinking approach to the 370Z is the GT Edition. This special edition of the car offers more features and performance enhancements than the standard model, while actually costing less. With 19-inch RAYS forged alloy wheels, unique body colors, and GT stripes, the GT Edition is a nod to Nissan's racing heritage. As one of the leading automakers in GT racing, Nissan has a long history of success in various 24-hour races, including the famous Nürburgring 24 hours.

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The Nissan 370Z is also a force to be reckoned with on the track. The GT4 Cup race car has gone head-to-head with competitors from Aston Martin, Porsche, and BMW, while also dominating the virtual racing world. The innovative partnership with Gran Turismo 5 has allowed gamers to compete for the chance to drive a real 370Z GT4 cup car. Winners of the GT Academy series can then become part of the Nissan GT Academy, a motor racing ladder that offers opportunities for drivers to progress from local series all the way to the international GT1 World Championship.

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But the Nissan 370Z is not just about speed and performance. The GT Edition introduces significant suspension and equipment improvements that enhance both comfort and handling. The dampers have been retuned to provide the ideal balance between ride comfort and high-speed handling, while a rear-view parking camera and a tire pressure monitoring system have been added for safety and convenience. The seven-speed automatic transmission now has a snow mode to prevent wheel spin on slippery roads, and underbody insulation has been revised to reduce road noise.

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Of course, the heart of the Nissan 370Z is its exceptional 3.7-liter V6 engine. With VVEL technology that delivers electrifying performance, this engine produces 328 horsepower and an impressive 363 Nm of torque. The engine is mated to a short throw six-speed manual gearbox or a seven-speed automatic that monitors driver actions to blip the throttle on downshifts and maintain constant engine revs when changing gears. The Nissan 370Z's chassis is equally impressive, with a double wishbone front suspension and a multi-link rear end that make the most of Nissan's agile FM (Front Midships) rear-drive platform.

In conclusion, the Nissan 370Z is a worthy successor to the original 240Z, embodying the pioneering spirit and commitment to excellence that has defined Nissan for generations. With its powerful engine, innovative features, and performance-oriented design, the 370Z is a sports car that offers a thrilling driving experience, both on and off the track. Whether you're a racing enthusiast or just appreciate the finer things in life, the Nissan 370Z is a car that truly delivers.

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