The two door coupe, popularly known as Godzilla around the world, 2016 Nissan GT-R is powered by a 3.8 liter V6 engine. In the top-end Nismo model, this engine is capable of 600 bhp power at 6,400 rpm and 652 Nm torque from 3,200-5,800 rpm mated to a 6 speed dual clutch sequential transmission sending power to all four wheels.
Acceleration from 0 to 100 kmph is achieved in 3 seconds while top speed stands at 307 kmph. The engine has been handcrafted by master craftsman from Japan, Takumi. There are only 4 such Takumis with each engine being assembled by a single Takumi.
The new Nissan GT-R in India will be seen with double wishbone in the front and multi link suspension at the rear fitted with Bilstein shock absorbers with adaptive DampTronics. The GT-R sits on255/40 ZRF 20 spec front and 285/35 ZRF 20 spec rear tyres.
GT stands for Grand Tourer while the R refers to Racing Technology.
Set to come in at a price tag of around INR 3 crore, new Nissan GT-R is expected to be launched later this year in India as a completely built-up unit. Being an exclusive product, it is rumored that only 5 units will be exclusively allocated for sale in India.
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Among one of the best performers in the world where super sports cars are concerned, the Nissan GT-R has even found mention in the Guinness Book of World Records as the fastest 4 seater production car.
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