Nissan Z continues to hint at 240Z, 300ZX elements — and is that a manual? – Roadshow

Nissan clearly looked to the car's past to inspire the new Z car and that's not a bad thing at

Curated via Twitter from CNET News’s twitter account….

Discuss: Nissan Z continues to hint at 240Z, 300ZX elements — and is that a manual?

Nissan Z continues to hint at 240Z, 300ZX elements — and is that a manual?

Again, Nissan focuses on the 240Z’s lovely shape before a silhouette of the Z Proto comes into frame to highlight the similarities of the car’s shape with a sloping greenhouse and a long hood.

Nissan Z continues to hint at 240Z, 300ZX elements — and is that a manual?

First, we’re treated to the 240Z, and quickly the video highlights the upcoming Z Proto, which stands for "prototype" in Nissan speak, and its headlight.

Nissan plans to reveal the Z Proto on Sept. 16, which will preview the production car coming later. How much later?

Nissan clearly looked to the car’s past to inspire the new Z car and that’s not a bad thing at all. 663"}’ section="annotation">Nissan is really hyping the fact the next-generation Z car (we still don’t have an official name) draws heavily on the sports car’s past.

We don’t know yet, but take solace in the fact Nissan Proto models typically represent their production cars quite well.

On Monday, the latest teaser video published to social media specifically calls out some lovely retro elements we’re dying to see in the metal.

Then, we’re taken to the 300ZX’s rear before the video shows a shadowy look at the Z Proto’s similar horizontal bar lights.

Link to original article….

Leave a Reply

Leave a comment
%d bloggers like this:
scroll to top