Nissan Sentra NISMO Concept and Juke NISMO RS at LA Auto Show

Nissan Sentra NISMO Concept and Juke NISMO RS at LA Auto Show

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Nissan GT-R NISMO (1)
Nismo stands for Nissan Motorsport International Limited. Performance and motorsports division of Nissan Motors, NISMO was formed in 1984. They first started with offering tuning kits, and seeing rise in demand, started selling complete cars. Their three latest cars are the 2015 GT-R Nismo, Juke Nismo RS, and Sentra Nismo Concept.

Built on a Sentra (known as Sunny in Japan) platform, the concept displays outstanding performance, style and technology not to exclude better aerodynamics.

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Powered by a 1.8 liter direct injection turbocharged engine offering over 240 hp power and 240 lb/ft torque the engine is mated to a 6 speed manual transmission.

The Sentra NISMO Concept exteriors boast of a deep front fascia with lower LED lights, a wide front grille with LED daytime lights and an upper grill while a wide lower front spoiler and oversized front fenders add to an aggressive appeal. The rear end sees dual exhaust pipes, a custom rear spoiler and center rear fog lamp while all lights on the Sentra have a smoked finish.

Exterior is painted Bright Pearl White while side door mirrors, front splitter and rear diffuser come in high gloss carbon fiber with a diagonal pattern. The model sits on 19” RAY aluminum alloy wheels with 225/35R19 Michelin Super Sport performance tyres and red 370Z Brembo brake calipers.

Speaking about Juke Nismo RS, this one comes with a inline 4-cylinder 1.6-liter DOHC aluminum-alloy Direct Injection Gasoline (DIG™) turbocharged engine. Compared to the standard Juke Nismo, the RS delivers 18 hp and 26 lb-ft more, to a total of 215 hp and 210 pound-feet torque. Interiors come with an array of NISMO inspired features which include Recaro Sportster front seats with black leather and Alcantara accents while Alcantara is also used in excess on pillars and headliner. For more information, scan through the press releases below.

2014 JUKE NISMO RS Debuts At Los Angeles Auto Show – Offers More Power, Handling And Race-Style Interior