Nissan Fairlady Z Roadster, 2012 MY Z34 CBZ-HZ34 JP

This car has a 2 door convertible/cabriolet body style with a front mounted engine supplying power to the rear wheels. The Nissan Fairlady Z Roadster is one of the Z34 model family from Nissan. It's powered courtesy of a naturally aspirated engine of 3.7 litre capacity. This unit features double overhead camshaft valve gear, a 60 degree V 6 cylinder layout, and 4 valves per cylinder. It develops 331 bhp (336 PS/247 kW) of power at 7000 rpm, and maximum torque of 365 N·m (269 lb·ft/37.2 kgm) at 5200 rpm. Power is transferred to the wheels through a 6 speed manual gearbox. The Nissan Fairlady Z Roadster weighs a claimed 1550 kg at the kerb.

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Nissan Fairlady Z Roadster -
Nissan Fairlady Z Roadster
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Nissan Fairlady Z Roadster -
Nissan Fairlady Z Roadster
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Key facts

Nissan Fairlady Z Roadster, 2012 MY Z34 CBZ-HZ34 JP information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 2 seats
How long?
4260 mm
How heavy?
1550 kg
What size engine?
3.7 litre, 3696 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
336 PS / 331 bhp / 247 kW @ 7000 rpm
How much torque?
365 Nm / 269 ft.lb / 37.2 kgm @ 5200 rpm
What carbon dioxide emissions?
255.0 CO2 g/km

Nissan Z34 models

Nissan Fairlady Z NISMO -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 3696 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW 1540 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 7A 3696 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW 1540 kg
Nissan Fairlady Z -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 3696 cm3 336 PS 331 bhp 247 kW 255.0 CO2 1500 kg
Nissan Fairlady Z -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 7A 3696 cm3 336 PS 331 bhp 247 kW 151.0 CO2 1510 kg
Nissan Fairlady Z Roadster -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 7A 3696 cm3 336 PS 331 bhp 247 kW 255.0 CO2 1580 kg
Nissan 370Z Nismo -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 3696 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW 1497 kg
Nissan 370Z Roadster -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 3696 cm3 336 PS 331 bhp 247 kW 1554 kg
Nissan 370Z Roadster -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 7A 3696 cm3 336 PS 331 bhp 247 kW 1564 kg
Nissan 370Z -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 3696 cm3 336 PS 331 bhp 247 kW 1466 kg
Nissan 370Z -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 7A 3696 cm3 336 PS 331 bhp 247 kW 1483 kg

Similar models

2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 2264 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6A 2264 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW
Ford Mustang V6 Convertible -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 3726 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW 1647 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6A 3726 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW 1657 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6A 3456 cm3 318 PS 314 bhp 234 kW 1750 kg
2012 Nissan Fairlady Z Roadster data
Applicable to the Japanese (JDM) domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type2 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2550 100.4
Track/tread (front) 1550 61
Track/tread (rear) 1595 62.8
Length 4260 167.7
Width 1845 72.6
Height 1325 52.2
Ground clearance 125 4.9
length:wheelbase ratio 1.67
Kerb weight 1550 kg 3417
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 72 litres 15.8 UK Gal 19 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Nissan
Engine code VQ37VHR
Cylinders V 6 in 60° vee
Capacity 3.7 litre
3696 cc
(225.544 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 95.5 × 86 mm
3.76 × 3.39 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.11
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output
(1999/99/EC)
336 PS (331 bhp) (247 kW)
at 7000 rpm
Specific output
(1999/99/EC)
89.6 bhp/litre
1.47 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(1999/99/EC)
365 Nm (269 ft·lb) (37.2 kgm)
at 5200 rpm
Specific torque
(1999/99/EC)
98.76 Nm/litre
1.19 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminium block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 11:1
Fuel system SMPFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1241 kPa (180 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 616 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 216.52 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
159.24 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
213.55 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.1 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 6.28 kg/kW
10.49 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions 255.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK) L
CO2 Effizienz (DE) G
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.DW.ARB.
Rear suspension I.MultiLi.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 225/50 R 18 95W
Tyres rear 245/45 R 18 96W
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 6
Top gear ratio 0.79
Final drive ratio 3.69
general
Carfolio.com ID281644
Production total
Model code CBZ-HZ34
Model family Z34
RAC rating 33.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2012 Nissan Fairlady Z Roadster added 2012-07-18.
Last modified 2013-02-28.