AUTO NEWS – New Nissan GT-R NISMO hits New York


New Nissan GT-R NISMO hits New York

The brand new Nissan GT-R NISMO made its debut at this 12 months’s New York Motor Present, that includes a spread of efficiency upgrades, a redesigned exterior and barely tweaked inside. The upgrades slash greater than 30kg from the GT-R’s kerb weight, with Nissan promising improved efficiency and higher engine response.

It’s powered by a tuned model of the usual GT-R’s boosted 3.8-litre V6 engine, with an unique turbocharger design borrowed immediately from the GT-R GT3 racer. Efficiency figures stand at 592bhp and 652Nm of torque, all of which is shipped by way of a six-speed dual-clutch transmission to all 4 wheels. 

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To deal with the additional efficiency, Nissan has fitted the GT-R NISMO with a set of carbon ceramic disc brakes, Brembo calipers and an up to date suspension system. A set of newly-designed Dunlop tyres additionally come as commonplace that includes a wider tread and fewer grooves, which Nissan claims improves cornering stability and steering response.

Exterior updates embrace an unique set of 20-inch RAYS alloy wheels, a titanium exhaust system and carbon fibre replacements for the bumpers, side-skirts, bonnet, roof and boot-lid. The entrance wings function scalloped vents, like these on the agency’s GT-R GT3 race, which Nissan claims each funnels sizzling air out of the engine bay and improves downforce.

To enhance the revised exterior, Nissan has fitted the brand new GT-R NISMO with a recent pair of leather-and-Alcantara trimmed sports activities seats. The seats have wider shoulder pads and thicker bolstering, designed to raised assist the motive force beneath exhausting cornering. 

Nissan’s new GT-R NISMO was unveiled on the New York Motor Present, showcased alongside the agency’s 50th Anniversary Version 370Z and GT-R.

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AUTO NEWS – New Nissan GT-R NISMO hits New York


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