Buy a Nissan GTR - New or Used
If you want the most supercar for the money, this is the beast for you. You won't find another car that rips 0-60 as fast or runs 1/4 mile passes all day long. Using the age old trick of limiting production to keep the pre-owned market thriving for with all Nissan GTR for sale. Our dealers are able to sell older versions for very close to the original sticker price. Because the GTR is only sold left hand drive in the US and a few other markets, Exportation is another way GTR stays on top of the supercar world. For the GTR Black Edition, the ultimate in weight savings, engenieers turned uses RAYS® forged wheels along with carbon fiber body panels for a reduction of 38 lbs. Heated Recaro seats are exclusive to the package, as is a rear spoiler of dry carbon fiber.
As the flagship for their brand, the GTR R35 is the successor to one of the most legendary Japanese cars of all time. Since 1957 it has been a force to be reckoned with on the street, but it was not sold in the US for fear of cannibalizing sales of the Z cars. Known as the Skyline GTR around the world, the car had a cult following thanks to being the star of early video games. After being featured in several blockbuster motion pictures, enthusiasts in the US demanded a production version.
THe japaneese car maker might have underestimated the car’s appeal in the US, and as such they have increased the MSRP each year. A 2008 base model could be had for $69,850 and a similarly equipped 2016 example tips the scales at over $101,000. Due to the car’s rarity and abilities, depreciation doesn’t play a significant hand in resale values. A Nissan GT R SpecV package was introduced for 2009. It featured more aggressive styling with no change in power. Engineers were turned loose on the powertrain for 2015, unleashing the Nismo edition in the US. Power was increased to 591 hp and 481 lb-ft of torque.
Because the US has such stringent motor vehicle safety laws, an American version would be on hold until the 2007 redesign. A concept GTR was shown at the 2001 Tokyo Motor Show, but designers locked heads with engineering over how and what the car should be. Initially the plan was to modify an existing platform for increased power and all wheel drive, but these efforts were in vain. A new chassis was built and dedicated to the GTR in order to show the world what they are capable of.
Hand built supercars are a rarity these days and extreame pride is shown with traditional craftsmanship. Each GTR is built from the ground up by hand, in several clean rooms at their Kaminokawa assembly plant. From a hand welded chassis to a hand assembled engine, each car is a testament to the dedication of the workers.
If you need all wheel drive and only two seats, GTR is for you. Powered by a 3.8L twin turbo V6, the driveline configuration is what makes the GTR so potent. A six speed Borg Warner dual clutch automatic transmission is mounted at the rear of the car. It is connected to the engine by a torque tube and sends power to the front axle through a smaller diameter second driveshaft. This unique design allows for 2 to 50% of torque to be sent forward in response to changing traction conditions. GODZILLA sits on a 109.4” wheelbase and weighs in around 3,840 lbs depending on options. It is capable of reaching 0-60 mph in under 3 seconds given proper tires, and has been offered in several trim levels since launch.
Several aspects have a hand in the pricing of the This twin-turbo monster. Due to the abilities of the car, a rigorous maintenance schedule must be adhered to. Nissan cars has issued updates to the transmission and engine control systems that should be performed before purchase. In order to make sure your money is well spent, we recommend having the car inspected by a mechanic prior to purchase. In summary, if you need all wheel drive and the ability to launch harder than almost any other car ever built, the GTR is an efficient and well engineered masterpiece .
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