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ShepTrans Nissan GT-R at the drag strip

ShepTrans Builds Nissan GT-R Capable Of 8.61 Second Quarter Mile: Video

Update: The modified Nissan GT-R that recently set a record for the fastest street-legal GT-R over the quarter mile was incorrectly reported as being built by Switzer Performance. The car was actually built by ShepTrans, though it was equipped with some of Switzer’s components. Despite this... read more

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Gold Nissan GT-R for Usain Bolt

Gold Medals Lead To Golden Nissan GT-R For Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt has earned the title of "World's Fastest Man". That's what they call you when you win gold medals at the Olympics and hold world records for both the 100 Meter and... read more May 7, 2013 by 

2014 Nissan GT-R Track Edition

2014 Nissan GT-R Track Edition: Priced, And A Rare Sight At The Track

Nissan has put a price on the most-wanted GT-R of the season—that's the competition-focused 2014 Nissan GT-R Track Edition. On this very limited edition (only 150 cars... read more May 1, 2013 by 

2012 Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 race car

2015 Nissan GT-R Nismo First Details

Earlier in the year Nissan finally announced motorsport and engineering firm Nismo as its official performance partner. At the time, Nissan also confirmed the launch of its... read more April 30, 2013 by 

A 2014 Nissan GT-R races a Hawker Hunter fighter jet

Nissan GT-R Races 22,000-Horsepower Fighter Jet: Video

Drag races between cars and jets may not be the most accurate way of comparing performance, but they certainly are fun to watch. The latest pairs a 2014 Nissan GT-R with a... read more April 18, 2013 by 

The Nissan GT-R shows its snow-driving capabilities

Nissan GT-R Proves Its Snow Capabilities...Against An Infiniti FX And A 370Z?

In the world of supercars, there are battles and then there are "battles." This is one of the latter. In this rather dry and yet superficial look at the Nissan GT-R's... read more April 4, 2013 by 

Unmodified Nissan GT-R attempts ice speed record

Nissan GT-R Sets Unofficial Production Car Ice Speed Record In Russia: Video

Bentley's exploits in high-speed ice driving are well-known--and officially recognized. But for Nissan of Europe, the official Guinness certification apparently wasn't as... read more April 2, 2013 by 

Severn Valley Motorsports prepares for the transplant - image: Severn Valley Motorsports

Has The Nissan Juke-R Started A Super-Crossover Trend?

The original Nissan Juke-R seemed to answer a question that few people were asking: what if you took an ordinary crossover and grafted the mechanicals of a world-class... read more March 18, 2013 by 

Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn at the opening of Nismo’s new headquarters in Japan

Nissan GT-R Nismo Coming In 2014

Coinciding with today’s formal announcement by Nissan that Nismo will become its exclusive performance and motorsport partner, was confirmation that the next model... read more February 26, 2013 by 

2014 Nissan GT-R Track Edition

2014 Nissan GT-R Track Edition: Photo Gallery

Big, fast, and increasingly expensive, the Nissan GT-R has already proved what it can do on track, but that's not stopping the brand from dropping a new Track Edition of the... read more February 7, 2013 by 

2014 Nissan GT-R

2014 Nissan GT-R Priced From $99,590

A far cry from the 2008 launch pricing of just $69,850, the 2014 Nissan GT-R's base price of $99,590 significantly revises its price-performance ratio that made it such a... read more January 24, 2013 by 

BenSopra Nissan GT-R from Fast and the Furious 6 - Image: SP Engineering

Early Look At Nissan GT-R From Fast And The Furious 6: Video

After making a brief cameo in the fifth installment of the Fast and the Furious film series, Fast Five, the latest version of the Nissan GT-R, the R35, has been confirmed for... read more January 21, 2013 by 

2014 Nissan GT-R

2014 Nissan GT-R Mega Gallery

Nissan told us what we could expect from its 2014 GT-R back in November, but the automaker’s fine print was accompanied by just a handful of images. Worse, the images... read more January 8, 2013 by 

2014 Nissan GT-R (Japanese spec)

R36 Nissan GT-R Hybrid Rumors Resurface

A new generation of the Nissan GT-R sports car is due around 2017 or 2018, as hinted at by the car’s chief engineer Kazutoshi Mizuno who said earlier this year that the... read more December 20, 2012 by 

2013 Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 race car

Nissan Announces 2013 Tokyo Auto Salon Lineup

Automotive news topics in January are typically dominated by the cars and concepts being unveiled each year at the Detroit Auto Show, and this coming January should be no... read more December 20, 2012 by 

Usain Bolt and his personal gold Nissan GT-R

‘Bolt Gold’ GT-R Helps Raise Over $190k For Charity: Video

An auction for a one-off ‘Bolt Gold’ Nissan GT-R plus a number of signed memorabilia from the world’s fastest man, Usain Bolt, has now concluded, and we can... read more December 6, 2012 by 


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