Godzilla is getting a yr older as Nissan has introduced the 2019 GT-R is now obtainable at choose sellers in the USA.
The entry-level GT-R Pure begins a tad underneath six figures because it has a base worth of $99,990. The mannequin carries over and options LED lighting items, a carbon fiber rear diffuser and 20-inch alloy wheels which can be backed up by a Brembo braking system.
The cabin also needs to be acquainted to GT-R followers as Nissan declined to say any adjustments. That being mentioned, the mannequin comes properly geared up with a leather-wrapped steering wheel and leather-based / artificial suede heated entrance seats with energy adjustment. Drivers will even discover carbon fiber trim, a dual-zone automated local weather management system and a six-speaker audio system. Final however not least, there’s an 8-inch NissanConnect infotainment system with GPS navigation and Apple CarPlay compatibility.
Transferring as much as the $110,540 GT-R Premium rewards consumers with an lively sound enhancement system and an 11-speaker Bose audio system with lively noise cancellation know-how. The mannequin additionally has a titanium exhaust and a bigger coloration palette that consists of seven completely different choices (versus three on the GT-R Pure).
Patrons searching for one thing extra performance-orientated can go for the GT-R Observe Version which begins at $128,540. Because the title suggests, this mannequin options quite a lot of track-focused upgrades, together with a NISMO-tuned suspension which is lighter and stiffer than the one used on the aforementioned fashions. The automotive’s physique can also be extra inflexible, and the mannequin comes geared up with a carbon fiber rear spoiler, in addition to wider 20-inch NISMO wheels.
No matter which mannequin is chosen, all three have a twin-turbo 3.8-liter V6 engine that produces 565 hp (421 kW / 572 PS) and 467 lb-ft (632 Nm) of torque. It’s related to a six-speed twin clutch transmission which sends energy to an all-wheel drive system.
In the meantime, the range-topping GT-R Nismo begins at a whopping $175,540. There’s an excellent purpose for this because it options an upgraded V6 engine that develops 600 hp (447 kW / 608 PS) and 481 lb-ft (651 Nm) of torque. Whereas that is solely 35 hp (26 kW / 35 PS) and 14 lb-ft (19 Nm) greater than the remainder of the lineup, it’s simply the tip of the efficiency iceberg.
To cut back weight, the GT-R Nismo has quite a lot of carbon fiber elements together with the bumpers, trunk lid and rear spoiler. The automotive additionally has a bigger V-Movement grille, carbon fiber facet sills and black mirrors with purple accents.
Different particular touches embody Recaro sport seats, purple distinction stitching, a singular suspension and 20-inch light-weight aluminum wheels with a metallic black end.
Word: Costs exclude a $1,695 vacation spot charge