GT-R Locked In Nissan Showroom Catches Fire

A 2010 Nissan GT-R locked inside a Gainesville, Florida dealership mysteriously burned to a crsip late Sunday night. No clue yet what caused the isolated fire. Umm... Godzilla shoots fire out of his mouth. Duh. (H/T to OddFish!) [Gainesville.com] » 5/25/10 9:00am 5/25/10 9:00am

Why Chuck Norris Drives A Nissan GT-R

Chuck Norris turned 70 last week. Rumor has it he bought himself a Nissan GT-R for his birthday because, frankly, they're so much alike. Here's how: » 3/16/10 2:30pm 3/16/10 2:30pm

Hey Nissan, Look What We're Driving Tonight!

Nissan was afraid to let us review a 2010 GT-R — preferring instead to give it to handjob-friendly media outlets. We still managed to get our hands on one and we're driving it as you read this. Snap verdict? » 8/07/09 7:00pm 8/07/09 7:00pm

Switzer R850 Nissan GT-R: This Is Godzilla On Race Fuel

It's been less than four months since we put the Switzer P800 Nissan GT-R through its paces and already Switzer is testing a racing fuel-powered version, the 850 HP+ Switzer R850. » 8/05/09 10:30am 8/05/09 10:30am

New Nissan GT-R Attacks 'Ring, Bests Previous Time

Nissan wasn't able to best the Corvette ZR1's 7:26.4 Nurburgring lap time, but Godzilla did bring the hurt with a lap time of 7:26.7 run on April 23, 2009. Now we've now got in-car video proof. » 7/09/09 4:00pm 7/09/09 4:00pm

Ford Focus RS Tops Nissan GT-R In "Real World" Test

Autocar pits the beloved Ford Focus RS against the ferocious Nissan GT-R on real world roads, where the RS would actually have a chance against Godzilla. The result? They'd rather have the RS. » 4/30/09 4:00pm 4/30/09 4:00pm

2010 Nissan GT-R Trims Nürburgring Time To 7:26.7

The 2010 Nissan GT-R is back on the Nordschleife, this time shedding two seconds to reach an impressive 7:26.7, almost besting the Corvette ZR1's 7:26.4. What could have prompted them to release this information today? » 4/24/09 10:30am 4/24/09 10:30am

2010 GT-R Warranty Voided For Denying Nissan Access To Your Black Box…

Additional exclusions unearthed in the customer disclosure form for the 2010 Nissan GT-R indicate the warranty is voided should you go insane and dyno test it or deny Nissan access to your black box data. » 4/07/09 10:00am 4/07/09 10:00am

2010 Nissan GT-R Runs 0-To-60 MPH In 3.3 Seconds, Unofficially

The folks from GTRBlog were on hand with Nissan engineers when they pulled off a hoping-to-be-official 3.3-second 0-To-60 MPH launch with the updated launch control feature in the 2010 Nissan GT-R. » 2/24/09 10:30am 2/24/09 10:30am

Nissan GT-R With Updated Launch Control Still Fast

Owners of Nissan GT-Rs with updated launch control are starting to file their first impressions. So far, they're almost universally positive. » 2/05/09 11:00am 2/05/09 11:00am

2010 Nissan GT-R To Lose Troublesome Launch Control

Nissan execs have apparently told the reporters over at Edmunds Straightline » 11/20/08 10:30am 11/20/08 10:30am that the will be the first and last GT-R with the "launch control" system as the company is tired of dealing with the that have convinced people they can't do . Said one high-ranking exec: Hey, but there's a silver lining. Said the same…

Nissan GT-R Spec-V Delayed, NISMO GT-R "Evolution" S-Tune Coming Soon

According to the Frenchies at Le Blog Auto, the Nissan GT-R Spec-V has allegedly been delayed and is now expected to debut as late as next year. But rumors are also swirling of a new GT-R variant to be launched in the meantime. Although it's not to be confused as a Mitsubishi, some are throwing around a name of… » 8/06/08 9:40am 8/06/08 9:40am

2010 Nissan GT-R Spec V Gets 520 HP, Drops 200 Pounds

Details about the 2010 Nissan GT-R Spec V, the GT-R's err "performance variant," have leaked out. The new, Mega-Godzilla will get 520 HP, lose 200 pounds, and lap the 'ring faster than the 2009 Corvette ZR1, putting it firmly in Porsche 911 GT2 territory. How fast? » 7/28/08 11:10am 7/28/08 11:10am

Haltech-Tuned 2009 Nissan GT-R Gives A Down Under Strip Show, Bests…

The 2009 Nissan GT-R's one powerful wonder of technology. The ECU's so advanced we're told it makes you feel like you're behind the wheel of the world's most advanced driving simulator, like some sort of Playstation reality game. As even the most high-and-mighty of the buff-book world have found out first hand, even… » 5/18/08 11:15am 5/18/08 11:15am

2010 Nissan GT-R Spec V?

Nissan's latest version of Godzilla's barely hitting the streets and we're already hearing they've rolled out a prototype test unit for the long-rumored up-powered version — the Nissan GT-R Spec V. Well, the spy shooters at KGP claim they've spotted it being unloaded off a truck at Ghosn's Nürburgring test workshop.… » 4/07/08 10:57am 4/07/08 10:57am