When it comes about fantasy, the human mind knows no limits. This is what helps us to create, and to predict how things will look like in the future. And when it comes about cars, this rules applies even more.

This sketch appeared on the Autoweek.nl Magazine and estimates the 2009 Nissan 390Z, the coupe that will replace the current 350Z.

The 390Z will be powered by, yes you guest, a 3.9 liters V8 engine.

What do you think?
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9 comments:

  (233) posted on 04.24.2008

damn just build it already and go easy on the price for me

AK47  (1024) posted on 04.23.2008

Screw the V8s and bring on the V6 turbos. Turbos belong on the 350Z or any Z model that comes out.

steves  (103) posted on 10.11.2007

The future looks good

steves  (60) posted on 10.11.2007

hmm, there’s a weird thing coming out of it’s front

steves  (132) posted on 10.11.2007

Looks nice, any hopes for a 3D version?

steves  (47) posted on 10.11.2007

This is a bull rendering. It was sketched by a guy named Emre Husmen. He created the concept as a portfolio builder only, he does not work for the Nissan design team. As for the name 390Z, he made it up — Nissan has no 3.9 litre V8’s in their stable, and I sincerely doubt they’d create one just for a Z-car. Notice how they typically out their engine designs across multiple models; no other model would find any use for a low displacement V8.

tango  (372) posted on 10.10.2007

Why not just make it an even 5.0L? It’s headed in that direction anyway, right?

badestofthebad  (608) posted on 10.10.2007

it looks pretty gud tho

Rod  (825) posted on 10.10.2007

Its funny how new japanese cars are going to have V8 Engines now this version and the new Skyline.

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