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New Nissan GT500 racecar unveiled

A few months ago Nissan debuted the latest in a long line of Z sportscars. The road car, which will go on sale worldwide next year, though not yet confirmed for SA, now forms the basis for the new Nissan GT500 racecar.
New Nissan GT500 racecar unveiled

Quick refresher

In case you missed it at the time of launch, here is some info on the new Z sports car. In true Z car tradition, the newest car has a front-engine/rear-wheel-drive layout. The 3l V6 is force-fed by twin turbochargers that help generate a maximum power of 298kW and 475N.m of torque. Drive is sent rearward by either a six-speed manual transmission, as standard, or a nine-speed automatic.

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