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Nissan Z MPG

 

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Model Year Body/Powertrain MPG  
2012 2012 2dr Hatch 332-hp 3.7L V6 6-sp manual RWD 20.2
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With the turbocharged 400hp 3.0L V6 engine, 6-speed manual transmission, and rear-wheel drive, the 2012 Nissan Z has been averaging 20.2 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2012 Nissan Zs in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 73 miles per hour (about 56.7 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the city (15 percent), in heavy traffic (1.7 percent), and in the suburbs (0 percent).

In addition, the average 2012 Nissan Z in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a medium foot and the AC on most or all of the time.

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What Our Members Are Saying about the Real Gas Mileage of the 2012 Nissan Z

2012 Nissan Z Real Gas Mileage: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2011 2dr Hatch 332-horsepower 3.7L V6
7-speed shiftable automatic RWD
I recommend changing your oil as soon as you get the car with basic 5w30 oil. Then @ 1200 miles use the nissan ester oil. @ 5000 miles switch again to a premium synthetic. Redline, Royal purple & amsoil. Engine will run supersmooth with 23mpg avg. see full Nissan Z review
2011 2dr Hatch 332-horsepower 3.7L V6
6-speed manual RWD
Reasonable fuel economy considering the 332 hp and 270 ft lbs of torque available. see full Nissan Z review
2012 Nissan Z Real Gas Mileage: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2011 2dr Hatch 332-horsepower 3.7L V6
7-speed shiftable automatic RWD
Withoout high quality (pricey) synthetic? Good look getting anything over 20mpg. see full Nissan Z review
 

2012 Nissan Z Gas Mileage (MPG)

Unlike other fuel economy surveys, TrueDelta's Real-World Gas Mileage Survey includes questions about how and where a car was driven. So you can get an idea of the Nissan Z's real-world MPG based on how and where you drive a car.