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2009 Nissan 350Z
Roadster Enthusiast
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$9,296
4 listings nationwide

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2019 BMW 3 Series
330i Sedan RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$49,307

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2009 Nissan 350Z
Roadster Enthusiast
Eric Tallberg Preview:

The big news from Nissan regarding their 350Z for '09 is that this sporty speedster will be available only as a drop-top. Nissan has decided to discontinue the coupe for this model yea...

2019 BMW 3 Series
330i Sedan RWD
Andrew Newton Preview:

A staple in the BMW lineup, the 3 Series enters 2019 as a brand new seventh-generation model. Compared to the outgoing 3 Series, its dimensions are larger, but it’s also lighter, more ...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2009 Nissan 350Z
Roadster Enthusiast
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2009 Nissan 350Z Roadster EnthusiastReview:

Yup — LUV. i liek the car soo much its amazing looking and the performance is amazing, very resonsive. rel...

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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2009 Nissan 350Z Roadster EnthusiastReview:

Nice Nissan 350z — All the performance is so greaat, the accelaration is so beautiful,the break i dont know,its easy t...

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2009 Nissan 350Z Roadster EnthusiastReview:

Drafting Addict — It is powered by a 3.5-liter V-6 producing 306 horsepower and 268 pound-feet of torque!!! so for me ...

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

2019 BMW 3 Series
330i Sedan RWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2009 Nissan 350Z
Roadster Enthusiast
2019 BMW 3 Series
330i Sedan RWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
17 MPG
17 MPG
26 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
24 MPG
23 MPG
36 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 20 gal 15.6 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
306 hp @ 6,800 RPM
306 hp @ 6,800 RPM
255 hp @ 5,000 RPM
Torque
268 lb-ft @ 4,800 RPM
268 lb-ft @ 4,800 RPM
295 lb-ft @ 1,450 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.6:1
10.6:1
10.2:1
Displacement
3,500 cc
3,500 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.76 in x 3.2 in
3.76 in x 3.2 in
3.23 in x 3.72 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 5 stars --
Front Passenger 4 stars --
Side Driver 5 stars --
Rollover (pre-2011) 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 2 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.6 in 42 in
Back Legroom -- 35.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 4.1 cu ft 17 cu ft
Maximum Payload 537 lbs --
Exterior
Length 169.8 in 185.7 in
Width 71.5 in 81.4 in
Height 52.5 in 56.8 in
Wheelbase 104.3 in 112.2 in

Available Options

2009 Nissan 350Z
Roadster Enthusiast

Exterior Colors

  • Carbon Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Black Metallic
  • Moonlight White Pearl
  • NOGARO Red Metallic
  • San Marino Blue Metallic
  • Silver Alloy Metallic

Option Packages

  • [R95] 18" Chrome Wheels
2019 BMW 3 Series
330i Sedan RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Blue Ridge Mountain Metallic
  • Glacier Silver Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Mediterranean Blue Metallic
  • Melbourne Red Metallic
  • Mineral Gray Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • PORTIMAO Blue Metallic
  • Sunset Orange Metallic
  • Vermont Bronze Metallic

Option Packages

  • Adaptive M Suspension
  • Active Cruise Control
  • Convenience Package
  • Driving Assistance Package
  • Driving Assistance Professional Package
  • Executive Package
  • Harman/Kardon Surround Sound System
  • Live Cockpit Pro
  • Luxury Package
  • M Sport Package
  • Parking Assistance Package
  • Premium Package
  • Track Handling Package
  • Wireless Charging
  • Black W/Orange Stitching, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Oyster W/Black Stitching, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Black W/Blue, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Black W/Contrast, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Canberra Beige/Black, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Cognac, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Mocha, VERNASCA Leather Upholstery
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Wheels: 19" X 8" Double-Spoke Bi-Color Orbit Grey

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