Nissan has revealed a particular anniversary version of the GT-R on the 2019 New York motor present to have a good time the 50th anniversary of the GT-R badge. Additionally revealed alongside, was an up to date GT-R Nismo.
The GT-R badge was first launched by Nissan again in 1969 as a variant of the Skyline earlier than it went on to turn into a separate mannequin line in 2007.
The particular version can be supplied in three ‘heritage-inspired’ color schemes, that are all primarily based on liveries from Skyline GT-R automobiles that competed within the Japan GP collection. That features ‘Bayside Blue’, a color that was final supplied on the R34 GT-R.
The inside incorporates a particular gray color, and options distinctive steering wheel trim, Alcantara headliner and solar visors and seat trim.
The 50th Anniversary Version, together with different 2019 mannequin 12 months GT-Rs, retains the hand-built three.Eight-litre twin-turbo V6 powerplant, which produces 570hp and 633Nm of torque, with Nissan saying that the usage of new turbochargers have helped enhance low rpm response and enhance effectivity.
There may be additionally a revised 6-speed dual-clutch transmission, which additionally incorporates a reworked ‘R mode’ efficiency setting with extra aggressive downshifts. Nissan has additionally tweaked the electronically managed suspension in a bid to enhance experience consolation and cornering stability.
The up to date GT-R Nismo then again options revised bodywork, with higher use of carbon fibre to save lots of weight and new downforce-generating entrance bodywork primarily based on the GT-R GT3 race automobile.
The mannequin incorporates a new carbon ceramic braking system to enhance response occasions and sturdiness. It sits on 20-inch wheels, and makes use of new Dunlop tyres that provide an elevated contact patch with the street.
Below the hood, the up to date mannequin continues to make use of a extra highly effective three.Eight-litre V6 motor pumping out 600hp and 652Nm. Updates to the automobile’s mechanicals embrace a revised transmission, R mode and suspension.
Nissan presently retails the usual GT-R in India with costs beginning at Rs 2.12 crore (ex-showroom, Noida) although it stays to be seen when the automobile will obtain the updates.