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Nissan GT-R Bolt Gold Edition to be auctioned online from November 22, 2012: Usain is Nissan’s Director of Excitement

Just one Bolt Gold GT-R is being produced by Nissan which will go under the auctioneers hammer in an online auction to be held on eBay from November 22 to December 2, 2012 with all proceeds going to the Usain Bolt Foundation charity. This special gold painted 2013 model year GT-R Premium Edition Bolt Gold will obviously go to the highest bidder in this global charity auction while the car is given this gilded hue that created quite an impact on Olympic champion Usain Bolt at a fan appreciation event hosted by Nissan in Yokohama in October this year.

Proceeds of this auction will benefit educational and cultural opportunities for children under the Usain Bolt Foundation in Jamaica. The car will be seen with a gold plate embossed with Bolt’s signature and autograph and Nissan will be specially designing the vehicle to cater to on road rules existing in the winning bidders country. Delivery of the prized vehicle is scheduled for March 2013 by which time Nissan can fully modify the vehicle accordingly.

It will be built to the performance specifications conforming to regulations in the winning bidder’s country of residence. Nissan plans to deliver the car to the winner in March 2013, however though accessible to participants across the globe, bidding is open only to those participants in countries where the Nissan GT-R is currently being sold. For more information, scroll down.

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Sagar Patel

Sagar Patel

A first drive in a manual rickety old van was enough to pave the road forward for Sagar Patel. When not driving or riding, his dexterity shifts gear to voice passion through words via reviews, and news, all the while, closely monitoring updates from the auto industry.

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