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50 years on: The Nissan GT-R era of perfection speeds on

Five decades’ experience goes into new GT-R Several versions of anniversary driving gem Two spec levels – with multi-million prices ROSSLYN, South Africa – Few vehicles in the world can be instantly identified by just three letters but to motoring enthusiasts everywhere GT-R has its own exalted space that involves excitement, high-performance and refinement. So,… Continue reading 50 years on: The Nissan GT-R era of perfection speeds on

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2020 Nissan GT-R Nismo: Hot and fresh from New York show

‘Pursuing more driving pleasure’ Bigger brakes for track performance Carbon-fibre figures greatly in the shell NEW YORK – Nissan’s 2020 GT-R Nismo debuted mid-April 2019 at the New York auto show with race-car-inspired upgrades and tuning improvements that, the automaker says, ”maximisese its exhilarating performance”. The car was showcased alongside the new 50th Anniversary Edition… Continue reading 2020 Nissan GT-R Nismo: Hot and fresh from New York show

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Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign – with a mind-melting tag

Nissan confirms production of Nissan GT-R50 Car to celebrate double 50th anniversary Demand ‘greatly exceeds’ expectations YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan has confirmed production of a Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign and opened order books for a 50-vehicle run. The car’s exterior, the automaker says – and the images confirm –  is virtually unchanged from the prototype shown in July… Continue reading Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign – with a mind-melting tag

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Base car 2018 Nissan GT-R Nismo. Real thing? Stunning!

Nissan and Italdesign build ultra-limited GT-R 2018 Nissan GT-R Nismo the foundation Celebration of 50 years of GT-R and Italdesign YOKOHAMA, Japan / TURIN, Italy – Nissan and Italdesign have created a prototype Nissan GT-R50 through their first collaboration. The car is based on a production 2018 Nissan GT-R Nismo and will commemorate the 50th… Continue reading Base car 2018 Nissan GT-R Nismo. Real thing? Stunning!

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Next Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 ready to go – got R7.5m?

Built to order, deliveries by early 2019 Significant advances on base Nissan GT-R (R35) Nismo Drivable by racers – and ‘gentlemen’ drivers TOKYO, Japan – Nissan Motorsport International (Nismo) has released information about the 2018 version of its GT-R Nismo GT3 – a race car based on the Nissan GT-R (R35) Nismo – to conform to… Continue reading Next Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 ready to go – got R7.5m?

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GT-R grows up! Gazoo racing brand honoured by GR HV

GR HV to honour Toyota motorsport and sport cars Second show car for people who love work and play World premier will be at 2017 Tokyo auto show TOKYO, Japan – Toyota is about to unveil what it calls “a dramatic open-top sport car concept”, said to have been inspired by the company’s involvement in endurance… Continue reading GT-R grows up! Gazoo racing brand honoured by GR HV

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Nissan sending GT-R hillthletes to challenge Simola

Nissan sending GT-R team to war Japanese aiming to claw Jaguars? One GT-R packing 1500kW to Simola ROSSLYN, South Africa – Nissan is sending a fleet of 12 GT-R supercars to challenge the rest – particularly Jaguar, the main sponsor? – at Knysna’s Simola Hillclimb over May 5-8. At stake will be the supercar crown and the battle will… Continue reading Nissan sending GT-R hillthletes to challenge Simola

2017 Nissan GT-R Track image: Newspress/Nissan
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GT-R Track Edition: One down from the Nismo

Nissan GT-R Track Edition for supercar enthusiasts Sits above Premium, Prestige and Black Edition Enhancements include Bilstein suspension TOKYO, Japan – The Nissan GT-R saga continues… here comes the GT-R Track Edition, top dog over the Premium, Prestige and Black Editions but paying homage to the GT-R Nismo. “As the name implies,” Nissan says, “it’s… Continue reading GT-R Track Edition: One down from the Nismo

Nissan GT-R at Kyalami Festival Image: Nissan SA
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408kW GT-R confirmed for Jozi Motoring Festival launch

2017 Nissan GT-R – on track and static Latest version of supercar for Jozi show Keep your cash – they’re all sold… JOHANNESBURG – Nissan SA will officially debut its 2017 GT-R supercar at the SA Festival of Motoring at Kyalami – static and on the track. The festival at the racing circuit in northern… Continue reading 408kW GT-R confirmed for Jozi Motoring Festival launch

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Nismo joins Nissan GT-R at ‘Ring superlaunch

NURBURGRING, Germany –  The 2017 Nissan GT-R Nismo has debuted, aptly, at the Nurburgring where the car on which it was based, the Nissan GT-R, had its its potent performance tested, honed, tuned and developed. It’s jus that the 2017 Nissan GT-R NIsmo takes everything about the new GT-R, well, to the next level It’s just… Continue reading Nismo joins Nissan GT-R at ‘Ring superlaunch