Best Bet
(4.8) 22 reviews
MSRP: $6,094$22,550
Body Style: Coupe
Combined MPG: 20-21
Engine: 306-hp, 3.5-liter V-6 (premium)
Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
2008 Nissan 350Z

Our Take on the 2008 Nissan 350Z

Our Take

Nissan's modern-day 350Z coupe went on sale as a 2003 model. Like the original, the 350Z has rear-wheel drive and a six-cylinder engine. Although the only addition for 2008 is a new color, in 2007 it received a more powerful 306-horsepower, 3.5-liter V-6. The 350Z competes with the Mazda RX-... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Ride comfort
  • Cargo and storage space
  • Snug cockpit
  • Engine and road noise

Notable Features

  • Nismo package with aero kit
  • Coupe or roadster
  • 306-hp, 3.5-liter V-6
  • Bulging hood

8 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.


It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.