Finally putting an end to long wait for performance car enthusiasts, Nissan will launch the new GT-R in India tomorrow. Bookings for the same had commenced a few months earlier with a token amount of Rs 25 lakh. The new model offers a fine balance between performance and comfort.
The new Nissan GT-R will be powered by a 3.8-litre, V6, twin-turbocharged engine that generates 562bhp and develops 637Nm of peak torque. The powerful engine mated to a six-speed automatic gearbox is capable of sprinting from 0-100kmph in just under three seconds. The new Nissan GT-R is capable of attaining a top speed of 311kmph and has three drive modes - Normal Mode, R-mode and Snow mode.
The new V-Motion grille on the front is perfectly in-sync with the aggressive sporty styling. It gets turn indicators on wheel arches and high intensity discharge (HID) xenon headlights. As for the rear, it looks equally appealing with 4-dials LED treatment, twin-exhaust system on both sides and a large rear spoiler. The new model will be available in shades of katsura orange, vibrant red, pearl black, pearl white, racing blue, gun metallic and ultimate silver.
Moving to the interior, it comes with instrument panel wrapped in Nappa leather and a new front seat design. The paddle shifter has been redesigned and the vehicle also gets a new multifunction display. Speaking about safety, one can expect 8 safety airbags, fog lamps, traction control and tyre pressure monitoring system. Additionally, it also gets anti-lock braking system, vehicle security alarm system and advanced electronic brake distribution.