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2003 Nissan 350Z Coupe

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Blue skies
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By Travis Trevathan
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2003 Nissan 350Z Coupe Enthusiast 2dr Coupe (3.5L 6cyl 6M)


Review

With a little over 3k miles, my biggest
problemhas been keeping the car clean.
It gets 400 miles between refills using
~17.5 gallons. It drives a great on the
freeways as the canyons. The gearing on
the 6spd MT is good and I never lug in
any gear or wind out in any gear. Full
use of engine and tranny from 1k - 6k
rpm. A little bouncy on the 5 freeway
where the concrete is choppy for all
cars, I expect to improve the cornering
with better shocks & sway bars after a
few years. I look forward to changing
the brakes because they get dirty
quickly and tires because they have
short tread life designation.


Best Features

Acceleration, Stopping and going through turns without slowing down. Good Shifting feel. Lots of admiring looks from other drivers.


Worst Features

Better use of Storage space. Larger access to Door panel storage. Maybe storage between back storage cabinets that opens over console.


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I love it
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By Pitlizard
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2003 Nissan 350Z Coupe Enthusiast 2dr Coupe (3.5L 6cyl 6M)


Review

Traded 1982 280ZX for the new 350Z.
Traction control "ON" is a must for
normal driving. First year model does
have some issues, but Nissan is doing
their best to resolve. I am very happy
with the response of the 287ph and the
6 Speed is very smooth. Its hard not
to punch it every time you get a
chance. Handling and performance are
outstanding for a $30K true sports
car.


Best Features

The exterior and interior design is to my liking. After 10 months I'm still getting stares and finger pointing(in a good sense). It fun to drive and take care of, I plan to keep this one another 20 years, the quality appears to be here for her to last that long. the pitlizard


Worst Features

Better tires, consistency in handling issue from dealer to dealer, and give all the pre-order customer a $1000 rebate for show-casing this beatiful car.


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Very satisfied owner
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By Steven L. Weinstein
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2003 Nissan 350Z Coupe Touring 2dr Coupe (3.5L 6cyl 6M)


Review

After owning a Datsun 240 & 260Z back
in the early 70's, I was pleased to see
the 350Z arrive. The car is everything
you can ask for in the price range.
It's fun to drive, turns heads
everywhere you go and asks to be driven
hard. I have had zero complaints and
look forward to many, many miles of
enjoyable driving.


Best Features

Super smooth transmission and engine. Great placement behind the wheel. Dash moves with the steering colum for great vision.


Worst Features

Drivers seat could use a pull out bolster for us tall/long legged drivers. Bose stereo could use improvement as could the Bridgestone tires


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Z Me GO
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By Z ME GO
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2003 Nissan 350Z Coupe Touring 2dr Coupe (3.5L 6cyl 6M)


Review

This vehicle is great. I looked at the
G35 Coupe / Audi TT / Porsche. For the
money the 350Z was the best buy hands
down. Although you have to pay sticker
for this car, it is a great buy. It
screams GO GO GO. Step on the gas and
you fly. This is by far the best
sports car I have owned.


Best Features

Although the 6 speed takes time getting used to it is great. After you get used to the close short throw shifter it's great. If you want to get noticed then get a bright color like Daytona or LeMans. and stare. The Boise 240 watt stero is great.


Worst Features

More chrome inside. Also a glove box upfront would be nice.


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A great car
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By Igor Sushko
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2003 Nissan 350Z Coupe Touring 2dr Coupe (3.5L 6cyl 6M)


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The 350Z is truly a great sports car
that is extremely fun to drive. Many
are quite surprised to see how wide the
torque powerband is. The ride comfort
is astounding and I love everything
about this car.


Best Features

Engine muscle Design


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