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2018 Nissan GT-R Nismo spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2018 Nissan GT-R Nismo spy shots

Nissan’s ever-evolving GT-R looks set to receive more updates for the 2018 model year. A GT-R, specifically the GT-R Nismo model, was recently spotted running laps at the Nürburgring. On initial inspection it appears to be a bog-standard GT-R Nismo, but if you look a little closer... read more

October 17, 2017 by
 
Chad Lindberg rides in Nissan GT-R for first time

Jesse from "The Fast and the Furious" lives a quarter mile at a time in a Nissan GT-R

A lot has changed since 2001, the year the original "The Fast and the Furious" opened in movie theaters. The DVD players the film's protagonists sought out aren't really hot... read more August 23, 2017 by


 
Rebuilt Nismo GT-R GT3 race car

The Nismo team rebuilt its crashed GT-R GT3 race car in 12 hours

The Nismo team suffered a massive blow before the 24 Hours of Spa, but hard work and extreme dedication brought its Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 race car back to life in just half a... read more August 2, 2017 by


 
Battledrift 2 with Daigo Saito and Steve Biagioni

Battledrift 2 pits GT-R vs. Murcielago on a British dockside

Those at home definitely shouldn't try and mimic the stunts seen here. Battledrift is back, and this time, Daigo Saito has a new challenger. Saito, a renowned drifter hailing... read more July 3, 2017 by


 
World's fastest Nissan GT-R with 3,000 HP

3,000-HP Nissan GT-R goes 255 mph to claim half-mile world record

The Nissan GT-R has become a beloved vehicle by many performance shops to push big horsepower numbers and break records. On June 19, another GT-R claimed yet another record... read more June 22, 2017 by


 
Nissan Predzilla GT-R charity car

Nissan creates 'Predzilla' GT-R for Nashville Predators, proceeds going to charity

Hockey season is coming to a close, but not before either the Pittsburgh Penguins or Nashville Predators become Stanley Cup champions. Nissan, in an effort to show its home... read more June 6, 2017 by


 
Nissan GT-R four wheel burnout

How do you do a 4-wheel burnout in an 800-hp GT-R? Chain it to a truck

All-wheel drive is not conducive for a traditional burnout, but Hoonigan got creative to make it happen. Taylor Steffes, the owner of the Nissan GT-R in this video, drove her... read more June 6, 2017 by


 
Heavily modified Nissan GT-R maxes out the dyno

This 2,700-wheel-horsepower Nissan GT-R maxes out the dyno

The world of high-horsepower builds is an insane place. While production cars with 500, 600, and even 700 horsepower are considered wild, it's the aftermarket that takes... read more June 4, 2017 by


 
Nissan GT-Rs destroyed in fire that engulfed RB Motorsport workshop

Nissan GT-R hoard destroyed in specialty shop fire

Numerous Nissan GT-Rs of various vintage were destroyed recently. The cars, which included an R32 Skyline GT-R right up to the current R35 model, met their untimely death in... read more May 24, 2017 by


 
Pace Innovations hill climb car

Nissan GT-R-powered Ford Focus to tackle 2017 Pikes Peak Hill Climb

If there's one country other than the United States that has a bonkers relationship with power and oddball builds, it's Australia. Take this Nissan GT-R-powered Ford Focus... read more May 21, 2017 by


 
Seized 1996 Nissan R33 Skyline GT-R

US Customs seizes 1996 Nissan Skyline GT-R in South Carolina

Someone's JDM dreams are about to be crushed. All JDM Motors, a company specializing in imported parts from Japan, attempted to smuggle a 1996 Nissan R33 Skyline GT-R into... read more May 18, 2017 by


 
A 1,700-horsepower Nissan GT-R hiding a trick for staging while drag racing

This 1,700-hp Nissan GT-R has a trick to stage properly at the drag strip

Staging a car at a drag strip is an art form. You line up so you have your car exactly where you want it to try and extract tenths of a second as you blast off down the... read more May 16, 2017 by


 
2017 Nissan GT-R Track Edition, 2017 New York auto show

2017 Nissan GT-R Track Edition debuts in Big Apple

If you buy a Nissan GT-R, you are getting a performance car, no matter what. The only questions are, how much performance do you want and how much do you want to balance it... read more April 12, 2017 by


 
Nissan GT-R Police Pursuit

You can't run from the Nissan GT-R Police Pursuit

Seeing the red and blue lights in your rearview mirror can cause a bit of mild terror. Were you speeding? Did you signal when you changed lanes? What did you do wrong? Now... read more April 4, 2017 by


 
AMS Performance Nissan GT-R 6-second run

Meet the world’s first 6.0-second Nissan GT-R

AMS Performance hasn’t been sitting idle after clocking a world-record setting 7.14-second quarter-mile time with its monstrous Nissan GT-R build. Following that record... read more March 21, 2017 by


 
1972 Nissan Skyline 2000 GT-R coupe, Nissan Heritage garage, Zama, Japan

Godzilla's biography: The history of the Nissan GT-R

For the better part of 40 years it was only a Japanese legend. Unobtainium here in the United States, the Nissan Skyline GT-R was a high-tech, high-performance coupe we could... read more December 20, 2016 by


 
 

 
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