Nissan is looking out for its new partner. However, Nissan is thinking of bringing out a replacement of their 370Z. Hence the automaker is searching for the potential partner who can assist in carrying out the project. Moreover, the partner will assist in sharing the production and development costs of the project. It is much like the partnership between BMW and Toyota which is already in the headlines. However, the Supra is not yet available in the market. But things are already appearing to turn towards the joint venture-built sports car.
However, Response mentioned of the probable partner of Nissan. Hence, as per the Japanese Magazine, through Japanese Nostalgic Car, mentioned of unmanned agents of Europe. Mercedes-Benz is probably going to tie a partnership with Nissan in this project. However, it is not so much surprising. As Infiniti, the luxury division of Nissan had already worked with the Germans. Infiniti and Mercedes-Benz paired up for the QX30 crossover. However, the crossover shares its groundwork with Mercedes GLA. Prior to that Nissan also provides the Navara to Daimler which acted as the foundation for the Mercedes X-Class. However, the X-Class stands as the first pickup truck of the automaker.
Focusing on the content of the report, it says that the next generation Nissan Z will surface in two trims. However, Nissan Z entry level will feature 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder which will be from Mercedes. Moreover, the range-topping version will be equipped with Infiniti Q60’s 3.0-liter twin-turbo V6. Hence it will result in developing 295 lb-ft of torque and 300 hp. However, it is not yet confirmed about the contents of the Z. But it can be told that it will not surface anytime sooner. Moreover, the 370Z surfaced in the year 2008 and in these 10 years it hasn’t gone through a lot of changes. However, previous reports declared about the demise of the car. But the automaker declared their working on new Z at this year starting.