crankandpiston.com welcomes a newboy to The Management Fleet in the shape of the Nissan 370Z GT Edition
Back in 2008 the 350Z was still up for grabs, it delivered crazy numbers in terms of sales, with almost 162,000 models selling in the USA alone. Since then its proven something of a phenomena – and a fanboy favourite – on-track and in the world of tuning. It wasn't too surprising then when, in 2009, Nissan made a new Z boasting a bigger displacement engine and completely different 'racey' suspension/chassis setup, all while keeping the original 350Z 'character' intact.
The then-new 370Z proved particularly popular in my native Jordan (or would have done if the import tax wasn't so ridiculously high), where affordable, rear wheel drive cars that are easy to customize and take on-track without embarrassing themselves are always top of the shopping list for petrolheads.
So when Nissan Middle East was kind enough to lend us one for three months, we didn't have to consider our answer for long.
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