Tag: GT-R

2016 Nissan GT-R Gold Edition commemorates the variant’s 45th Anniversary

 2016 Nissan GT-R 45th Anniversary Gold Edition Nissan recently announced its newest line-up of its NISMO production variants in the form of the GT-R, 370Z, JUKE and JUKE RS. Since its not-too-long ago introduction, the GT-R NISMO has been sold out, with the 370Z NISMO accounting for 20 percent of total sales and JUKE NISMO another 15 percent; in the latest stats by Nissan USA. Now, the GT-R gets a Gold Edition to commemorate its 45th Anniversary. The Gold-edition is built off of the GT-R Premium version. Only 30 units of the Gold-edition are available in the United States.

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Comini drives FIA GT1’s championship winning car on Fuji Speedway

comini-drives-fia-gt1s-championship-winning-car-fuji-speedway  Like the 2010 champion Nick Catsburg before him, 2011 Eurocup Megane Trophy winner Stefano Comini was rewarded for his successful season with a drive in the Nissan GT-R GT1 last week, following an invitation from Renault Sport Technologies and Nissan Motorsport International (Nismo).

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Quintarelli & Yanagida captures Sugo Super GT R4 victory

quintarelli-yanagida-captures-sugo-super-gt-r4-victory  In Round 4 of the Super GT Championship at Sportsland Sugo, Masataka Yanagida and Ronnie Quintarelli romped to victory from start to finish and extended their championship lead in the Drivers’ standings. After four challenging bouts, main contenders Motul GT-R and Weider HSV-010 have fazed out in the championship chase, as Satoshi Motoyama and Takashi Kogure hang on third and fourth in the standings with half of the season’s races completed.

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Weider HSV captures first SUPER GT win of the season

weider-hsv-captures-super-gt-win-season  The Super GT Round 3 at Sepang circuit started with an overcast weather at the height of the afternoon. However, the weather cleared up prior to the formation of the starting grid where Weider HSV-010’s Loic Duval took his place at pole position on the grid, followed by S Road MOLA GT-R’s Ronnie Quintarelli, Keihin HSV-010 Toshihiro Kaneishi, and the rest of the GT500 field and GT300 machines.

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Calsonic Impul GT-R rakes up first victory in Super GT Okayama Round

calsonic-impul-gtr-rakes-victory-super-gt-okayama  The Super GT Round 1 at Okayama circuit, which was orginally scheduled for March, was ran only last weekend due to the recent calamity that struck Japan. Last time out at the Fuji Speedway in April, perennial SuperGT winner and former champion Satoshi Motoyama and team mate Benoit Treluyer in a Motul Autech GT-R won a wet Super GT R2. At the Okayama round, another GT-R took victory in the GT500, and this time, it was the Calsonic Impul team of Tsugio Matsuda and Joao Paulo Lima de Oliveira.

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HIS ADVAN KONDO GT-R Reigns In Rainny Season Opener.



25 March 2009
The 2009 AUTOBACS SUPER GT kicked off round 1 on 22 March and this year, for a change, the event went back to Okayama (Okayama International Circuit), Japan where Joao Paulo Lima de Oliveira and Seiji Ara won the 300km race in their GT500 machine, No. 24 HIS ADVAN KONDA GT-R while GT300 class was won by Manabu Orido and Tatsuya Kataoka in the No. 19 Weds Sport IS350.

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Nissan GT-R SpecV Goes On Sale Today


2 February 2009
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. recently announced a new limited-production Nissan GT-R SpecV model, which goes on sale at seven specially selected Nissan dealers throughout Japan today, 2 February 2009. The GT-R SpecV is targeted specifically at enthusiast drivers who desire race car-level performance in a street-legal vehicle.

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CALSONIC IMPUR GT-R Takes The Flag While XANAVI NISMO GT-R Grabs The Title.



10 November 2008
CALSONIC IMPUL GT-R (Tsugio Matsuda / Sebastien Philippe) won yesterday’s FUJI GT 300km RACE, the 9th and final round of the 2008 AUTOBACS SUPER GT held at Fuji Speedway, Shizuoka, Japan.

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XANAVI NISMO GT-R Takes 3rd Win Of The Season

xanavi-nismo-gtr-takes-3rd-win-season GT500 drivers Satoshi Motoyama & Benoit Treluyer scored a pole-to-flag victory in their No.23 XANAVI NISMO GT-R two weeks ago at the Autopolis, SUPER GT Round 8, Kyushu 300 km.

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YellowHat YMS TOMICA GT-R Stages Long Awaited Victory

yellowhat-yms-tomica-gtr-stages-long-awaited-victory-5 16 September 2008
Rain affected several international motorsports events in other parts of the world except Japan last weekend.

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