2018 Nissan GT-R News & Details

Think of a car of which you’ll get dizzy and power plant that will tear your ears. If  you thought about GT-R then you are right, because we’re talking about a new generation of Nissan GT-R that is scheduled for 2018 model year. What upgrades this monster provides? First of all, changes are noticeable in the power plant section, design inspiration, and body structure. 2018 Nissan GT-R is a supercar with two doors which adopts design from Vision GT concept, so you can expect a futuristic look.

For example, front fascia has a very aggressive look with sliding hood and honeycomb front grille. Air vents are located on both sides of the grille which improve cooling of the power plant and on the top of this section LED headlights are hidden. A thin beam light provides a very good visibility on the roads. Rest of body is also spectacular with sculpts side panels, air intakes, coupe roofline and revised rear end. The last one is very interesting because provides excellent aerodynamic features. Package includes a rear spoiler, quad exhaust system and other elements that resemble a rocket.

2018 Nissan GT-R-front view

2018 Nissan GT-R- Cabin

Maybe you are wondering can you land on a Moon with “this rocket”. With 2018 Nissan GT-R everything is possible because new performance overcomes actual one. Body structure keeps the body weight intact in spite of the rumors that will get an additional reduction. Many bloggers and journalists puts emphasize on the weight reduction with use of lightweight materials. But sometimes it is not possible because radical losing of weight can downsize driving capability. The cabin can accommodate four occupants in two rows of seats. We do not possess information about inside, but we assume that it has sports seats and steering wheel, advanced dashboard with a section which displays information about battery status. Oops! We will unveil one more important characteristic which comes from the power plant section.

2018 Nissan GT-R-rear view

2018 Nissan GT-R – Hybrid

Under the hood, the hybrid power plant combines twin-turbo 3.0-liter V6 with an electric motor. According to the words of James Oliver who is car chief, new electric motor gives better range and faster charging. We should also mention special trim NISMO version that releases around 700 horsepower, while the power plant comes to with a five-speed transmission with carbon clutch. Also, power transmits to all four wheels. The layout is still front-engine, although customers expressed a desire to be mid-engine. Engineers have done a great job with combustion technology and turbo integration. Finally, we can compare this specification with Acura NSX hybrid, but not yet with Bugatti Veyron.

2018 Nissan GT-R- Price

Nissan GT-R audience can expect a new version that is faster and we consider it’s perfect for racing. Sprint from 0 to 60 mph takes in less than three seconds. Yeah, it is amazing and car develops a maximum speed of 193 mph. 2018 Nissan GT-R is a safe car with the enriched offer of protection systems. Price is mystery at this moment, but we heard rumors that could be five times more expensive than the current version.

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