The sharp look of the Nissan 350Z Coupe and Roadster has been noticeable retouched for 2006. LED taillights, speed-sensitive power steering and improved interior details are some of the enhancements made to the 2006 Nissan 350Z sports car line. Styling adjustments have also been made to the 2006 Murano as the crossover wears a new grille and brushed aluminum rear bumper protector. With the 2006 Nissan Quest, an extra level of safety is provided through a new Michelin Pax Run-Flat Tire Package. For 2006, the eight-passenger Armada features an upgraded standard feature list consisting of a dual-zone climate control and 60-40 split fold-flat third-row seat. Satellite radio from Sirius or XM is now available as a factory-installed item for several Nissan vehicles including the Altima, Maxima and Pathfinder.
A two-door sports car, the 2006 Nissan 350Z is available as a coupe or soft-top convertible and is powered by a 3.5L V6 which makes 287 hp with the five-speed automatic or 300 hp when paired with the six-speed manual transmission.