Posted on: Nov 18, 2013 | 19,495 reads

Nissan GT-R Nismo Pops Up with 7:08 Ring Time

High-performance GT-R comes with 595 hp and 480 lb-ft of torque.
By tomorrow we should have the full skinny on the Nissan GT-R Nismo. In the meantime, check out the first official images and details. Chief amongst these is the output figures with the Nismo-tuned Godzilla producing 595 hp and 480 lb-ft of torque, an increase of 50 hp and 17 lb-ft. The uprated 3.8-liter twin-turbo V6 receives revised intake and exhaust systems, bigger turbos derived from the GT3-spec model, and modified ignition timing.
Nissan GT-R Nismo Pops Up with 7:08 Ring Time
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Nissan claims this is the maximum amount of power it could squeeze from the engine without damaging the transmission. The Nissan GT-R Nismo will be available with an optional track pack that recently posted a 7:08.69 time at the Nurburgring. The kit includes a range of carbon-fiber body parts that shave 65kg off the car’s curb weight, a front splitter, huge rear spoiler and chassis upgrades such as adjustable Ohlins shocks. More official photos and information will be released in the next 24 hours, so stay tuned.
Nissan GT-R Nismo Pops Up with 7:08 Ring Time



by Adam Lynton
Nissan GT-R Nismo Pops Up with 7:08 Ring Time
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