When we compare the Nissan 370Z's and the Scion FR-S's specifications and ratings, the Nissan 370Z has the advantage in the area of base engine power. The Scion FR-S has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and fuel efficiency and interior volume. Based on this comparison of the Nissan 370Z's and the Scion FR-S's specifications and ratings, the Scion FR-S is a better car than the Nissan 370Z.
Nissan 370Z vs. Scion FR-S Pricing
A used 2016 Nissan 370Z ranges from $19,976 to $36,720 while a used 2016 Scion FR-S is priced between $14,921 to $24,988.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Nissan 370Z’s base engine makes 332 horsepower, and the Scion FR-S base engine makes 200 horsepower. The 370Z is rated to deliver an average of 21 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 494 miles. The FR-S is rated to deliver an average of 25 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 396 miles.This gives the Scion FR-S the advantage in fuel efficiency and the Nissan 370Z the advantage in maximum range. Both models use gasoline.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Scion FR-S has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more , and front shoulder room. The Nissan 370Z, a sports car, has the advantage in the areas of front head room and front leg room. The Nissan 370Z and Scion FR-S are comparable in regards to cargo space.