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Circuit de la Sarthe, home of the 24 Hours of Le Mans

Video Provides 360-Degree View Of A Lap At Le Mans

At the time of writing, we’re now into the final hours of this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans race. You can get a feel for what it’s like driving around the 8.5-mile Circuit de la Sarthe where the race is held thanks to this interactive video. ALSO SEE: Porsche One-Two Finish At 2015... read more

June 14, 2015 by
 
2015 Nissan GT-R LM NISMO LMP1 race car

Nissan Finalizes Specs For GT-R LM NISMO Ahead Of 2015 Le Mans Race

Nissan missed the first two rounds of the 2015 World Endurance Championship but it’s now in final preparation mode for the series highlight, the 24 Hours of Le Mans... read more May 15, 2015 by


 
2015 Nissan GT-R LM NISMO LMP1 testing at NCM Motorsports Park in Bowling Green, Kentucky

Nissan Explains Why It Went Front-Wheel Drive For The GT-R LM NISMO: Video

Front-wheel drive. Also known as wrong-wheel drive, at least in performance driving circles. Yes, front-drive cars can be made to go very fast—but it’s always a... read more May 8, 2015 by


 
2015 Nissan GT-R LM NISMO LMP1 testing at NCM Motorsports Park in Bowling Green, Kentucky

R36 GT-R’s Twin-Turbo V-6 Derived From Unit In Nissan Le Mans Prototype

Before he quit to take the top job at Aston Martin, former Nissan executive vice president Andy Palmer said the next-generation GT-R, the R36, was being developed alongside... read more April 30, 2015 by


 
Daigo Saito's 1,000-hp HKS R35 Nissan GT-R for the 2015 Formula D season

1,000-HP Nissan GT-R Drift Car: Video

There are many things the Nissan GT-R excels at—but thanks to its all-wheel drive, drifting typically isn’t one of them. But this is no typical GT-R. It’s a... read more April 28, 2015 by


 
Behind the wheel of an autonomous car

Carlos Ghosn: Fully Autonomous Car “At Least A Decade Away”

A couple of years ago Nissan made the bold claim it will launch on the market an autonomous car by 2020. It was later revealed that Nissan’s autonomous car... read more April 27, 2015 by


 
2015 Nissan GT-R LM NISMO LMP1 testing at NCM Motorsports Park in Bowling Green, Kentucky

After Rough Start, Nissan Continues GT-R LM NISMO’s Preparation For Le Mans

Having already missed April 12’s opening round of the 2015 World Endurance Championship at the Silverstone Circuit in the U.K., Nissan has confirmed that its new GT-R... read more April 23, 2015 by


 
Nissan GT Academy

Nissan Playstation GT Academy Ramping Up For 5th U.S. Season: Video

With gamers turned racers taking podiums and points in series around the world at this point, it’s no wonder the Nissan GT Academy is coming back for a fifth season... read more April 20, 2015 by


 
Assetto Corsa Nissan GT-R GT3

This Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 Nürburging Run In Assetto Corsa Is Mesmerizing: Video

Oh to have a powerful computer. We're assuming you need to have a solid machine in order to produce the kind of visuals we're seeing from YouTuber David Massieux. He recently... read more April 13, 2015 by


 
2016 Nissan 370Z

2016 Nissan 370Z Priced From $30,815

There’s been a bit of talk lately about Nissan’s plans for its next Z car but we’ll have to wait some time yet until it arrives because the current model... read more April 10, 2015 by


 
2016 Nissan Maxima  -  2015 NY Auto Show live photos

Nissan Hopes To Invigorate Its '4-Door Sports Car' With 2016 Maxima: Live Photos

Nissan and its luxury arm Infiniti have nailed their performance game of late, but can that sheen of speed be extended to the glossy new Maxima? ALSO SEE: Honda Confirms... read more April 2, 2015 by


 
Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 race car crashes during VLN event at the Nürburgring

Spectator Dies When Nissan GT Academy Driver’s GT-R Gets Airborne

WARNING: Viewer discretion advised as video depicts a fatal accident. A horror crash at the opening round of the VLN race series held at the Nürburgring left one... read more March 28, 2015 by


 
Extreme Turbo Systems World Record GT-R

Extreme Turbo Systems Breaks GT-R 1/4-Mile World Record: Video

Even in stock trim, Nissan's GT-R can deliver zero-to-60 times in the sub-three second range, putting it the territory of luminaries like the McLaren 12C, Ferrari 458, and... read more March 26, 2015 by


 
2015 Nissan GT-R LM NISMO LMP1 race car

Onboard With Nissan’s Front-Drive GT-R LM NISMO LMP1 Race Car: Video

Sadly, the new wrong-wheel-drive Nissan GT-R LM NISMO LMP1 car won’t be making it to the first couple of rounds of the World Endurance Championship thanks to a failed... read more March 17, 2015 by


 
2016 Nissan GT-R 45th Anniversary Gold Edition

2016 Nissan GT-R Priced, 45th Anniversary Gold Edition Announced

There are some minor changes in store for the 2016 Nissan GT-R, including a new 45th Anniversary Gold Edition celebrating the GT-R’s heritage. MUST SEE: Angry Supercar... read more March 16, 2015 by


 
Nissan Sway Concept  -  2015 Geneva Motor Show live photos

Nissan Sways Into The Future With A Hot Hatch Concept At Geneva: Video

Most big auto shows are the time when an automaker trots out a number of concepts. The Geneva Motor Show is no exception in that it's both a large auto show and the place... read more March 4, 2015 by


 
 

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