Interesting facts about Nissan GTR

Interesting facts about Nissan GTR

Nissan GTR is one of the best sports cars you can buy. It is designed carefully and with a lot of effort. Because of this, it is very fast, powerful and it has perfect handling. Even better is its price. It cost 2-3 times less than an equivalent sports car. Despite lower price, it is faster than many very expensive cars. Interior and exterior are specially designed for people with a lot of adrenaline. If you are one of them, you should know a fact or two about this car.

•    The official nickname of Nissan GTR is ‘’Godzilla’’. This name was given to its predecessor, the Skyline. It originated from the Australian magazine ‘’Wheels’’.
•    Nissan GTR was designed with NISMO, an in-house racing division.
•    Executives in Nissan, compared GTR with the giant robot in the Japan’s anime series.
•    The engine of the GTR is put together by hand. There are only 4 engineers in the world who are allowed to do this. They are Takumi, a master craftsman with a lot of experience. 4 of them have more than 100 years of experience, combined.
•    Nissan GTR is assembled in Kaminokawa, Japan.
•    The roofline was designed by the Nissan’s European’s designers and the back was designed by the Nissan’s American design team.
•    Only 1.000 cars can be made in one month, because the engine and gearbox are assembled by hand. This slows down the production.
•    Polyphony Digital, the creators of the popular Gran Turismo game, were participating in the designing of the Nissan GTR.
•    The top speed of Nissan GTR is 193mph.
•    Nissan GTR is the 9th fastest car on the Nürburgring.
•    The 0-60 time of this car is 2.8 seconds.

 

 

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