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Nissan’s Takumi engine craftsmen and the GT-R

The Takumi Take Great Pride In Building The Nissan GT-R Engine: Video

There are four of them at the Nissan factory in Yokohama. They are called the Takumi, and they are the craftsmen behind the great 3.8-liter engine that fits into the engine bay of the R35 Nissan GT-R. These are hand-built motors, and each one receives the builder's signature plaque when it's... read more

July 29, 2013 by 
 
2014 Nissan GT-R Midnight Opal

Nissan GT-R Midnight Opal Edition Limited To 100 Units Worldwide

Nissan has unveiled a new special edition GT-R sports car that will be limited to just 100 units for worldwide consumption. The new special edition is the 2014 Nissan GT-R... read more July 16, 2013 by 


 
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Williams And NISMO To Collaborate On Performance Road Cars

Two of the biggest names in motorsport, Williams and NISMO, have announced today a collaboration aimed at developing high-performance road cars. Williams’ technology... read more June 27, 2013 by 


 
Nissan GT Academy

Gran Turismo 6 Demo Launches July 2, Kicks Off 2013 Nissan GT Academy

Sony has confirmed that a demo version of its upcoming Gran Turismo 6 racing simulator will be available for download from the PlayStation Store from July 2 onwards. The demo... read more June 26, 2013 by 


 
Nissan ZEOD RC electric race car live photos, 24 Hours of Le Mans, 2013

2014 Nissan ZEOD RC ‘Garage 56’ Racer: Live Photos From Le Mans

Prior to the past weekend’s 24 Hours of Le Mans, whose top prize once again went to Audi, Nissan revealed a revolutionary race car it plans to enter next year in Le... read more June 25, 2013 by 


 
2014 Nissan ZEOD RC Le Mans Garage 56 electric race car

Nissan Reveals ZEOD RC 2014 Le Mans Race Car: Video

This odd-looking, four-wheeled contraption is Nissan’s electrified race car that will compete at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 2014 in the event’s ‘Garage... read more June 21, 2013 by 


 
Teaser for Nissan’s 2014 ‘Garage 56’ Le Mans entry

Nissan Releases New Teaser Photo For Electrified Le Mans Car

Nissan confirmed in February it would be making an official return to the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 2014 with a new race car entered through the event’s ‘Garage... read more June 20, 2013 by 


 
Renault Nissan’s Common Module Family (CMF)

Renault Nissan Is Latest To Adopt Modular Platform Strategy

Renault Nissan is the latest automaker to adopt a strategy of widespread platform and parts sharing across models, announcing today it will soon implement a modular platform... read more June 20, 2013 by 


 
2014 Nissan GT-R Track Edition

2015 Nissan GT-R NISMO To Pack More Than 570 Horsepower: Report

We already know Nissan is working on a NISMO-enhanced GT-R for launch in 2014, and we also know that it’s set to be the fastest road car ever launched by the Japanese... read more June 18, 2013 by 


 
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... read more June 16, 2013 by 


 
2014 Nissan GT-R

Sign Up For An eBay Garage And You Might Just Win A Nissan GT-R

The Nissan GT-R is a tool crafted by both wizards and engineers. Perhaps we should call them wingeneers? (Yes, I made that up on the spot--trademark pending) The car is... read more June 6, 2013 by 


 
Nissan GT Academy

Find Out Who The Fastest Nissan GT Academy Driver Is: Video

Nissan’s GT Academy is about to enter its sixth year, with 2013’s round of competition to be the biggest yet in the event’s history. But have you ever... read more May 27, 2013 by 


 
Team Galag TG1 - Image: Camere Photography

Team Galag's Custom Gumball 3000 Supercar Turns Out To Be A Modded Nissan GT-R

Just in case its street-legal Tumbler Batmobile wasn’t enough, Saudi Arabia’s Team Galag has brought along a custom supercar based on a Nissan GT-R platform for... read more May 20, 2013 by 


 
Nissan GT Academy

2013 Will Be Biggest Year Yet For Nissan's GT Academy

Nissan’s popular GT Academy will be back for its fifth year in 2013 and organizers promise to make this round of competition the biggest yet. The GT Academy essentially... read more May 17, 2013 by 


 
Chris Harris and three of the world’s best sports cars

Chris Harris Pits A Modded GT-R Against A 911 Turbo And Audi R8 V10 Plus: Video

Online automotive channel Drive has a new season of its popular Chris Harris On Cars segment and the first episode starts off with a bang. The episode sees three of the... read more May 9, 2013 by 


 
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 


 
 

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