When comparing the Toyota Celica's and the Nissan 350Z's specifications and ratings, the Toyota Celica has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and fuel efficiency. The Nissan 350Z has the advantage in the area of base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Toyota Celica's and the Nissan 350Z's specifications and ratings, the Toyota Celica is a better car than the Nissan 350Z.
Toyota Celica vs. Nissan 350Z Pricing
A used 2005 Toyota Celica ranges from $3,996 to $15,428 while a used 2005 Nissan 350Z is priced between $6,997 to $18,992.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Toyota Celica’s base engine makes 140 horsepower, and the Nissan 350Z base engine makes 287 horsepower. The Celica is rated to deliver an average of 26 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 420 miles. The 350Z is rated to deliver an average of 20 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 480 miles.This gives the Toyota Celica the advantage in fuel efficiency and the Nissan 350Z the advantage in maximum range. Both models use gasoline.