Cornzilla Returns! Switzer Blasts TX2K w/ Revised 2014 E900 PKG

Switzer Performance released the new-for-2014 E900 flex-fuel package for Nissan's R35 GTR earlier this month, and the new, more powerful E900 GTR got its first trial by fire at TX2K14 last weekend. » 3/29/14 1:49pm 3/29/14 1:49pm

Nissan To Build Insane 545 HP Juke R Thanks To Crazy-Rich Dubai…

We've driven the Nissan Juke R in Dubai, so it's with authority that we can say the 545-horsepower GT-R-powered crossover is as wild as it looks. We can also say with authority that we're not surprised Nissan found enough people willing to fork over the serious cash necessary to make the company produce this mental… » 5/03/12 10:30am 5/03/12 10:30am

Watch the world's first eight second GTR

Last week we told you about the world's fastest R35 GTR through the 1/4 mile, built by AMS Performance. Since we last spoke about this car, the company has managed to take their 1300+ horsepower creation from a low nine second car to a high eight second car and produced this interesting video to go along with it. » 7/31/11 2:00pm 7/31/11 2:00pm

Watch the world's fastest Nissan GT-R run a low nine second 1/4 mile

Not only does AMS Performance's Nissan GT-R produce over 1300 horsepower at 35 pounds of boost, it knows how to use it. After watching the very impressive 9.05 second 1/4 mile seen here, it isn't too surprising to find out this Nissan is the fastest R35 GT-R in the world.

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» 7/23/11 12:30pm 7/23/11 12:30pm

$220K gold-plated Nissan GT-R for Very Very Important (Rich) People

Conceptually, the budget supercar ethos the Nissan GT-R embraces is at odds with the monkey-butlers-wearing-diamond-studded-cummerbunds spending philosophy of the Middle East. Thus, the $220,000 2012 Nissan GT-R VVIP was created. It's the Goldschlager of supercars. » 3/29/11 12:30pm 3/29/11 12:30pm

This is a Nissan GT-R burning to the ground

A group of Malaysian car enthusiasts were on the prowl when a new R35 Nissan GT-R crashed into a Golf GTI, causing moderate damage to the Volkswagen but leaving poor Godzilla a burning, exploded mess on the ground. » 2/21/11 1:00pm 2/21/11 1:00pm

Watch The GT-R's New Launch Control: Godzilla SMAAAASH!

Nissan's really improved the GT-R's launch control function—now dubbed LC4—for 2012. Flip it on and you can slingshot from 0-60 in 2.9 seconds. Let's hear it for strategic clutch slippage and timing retardation. [ via NAGTROC] » 1/24/11 5:15pm 1/24/11 5:15pm

How To Wrap Your Nissan GT-R In Gold

As if Godzilla's proportions and alien design didn't already make the car eye-catching enough on the road, someone decided it was about time to cover their Nissan GT-R in a bright gold wrap. Someone shoot the leprechaun. » 1/18/11 9:30am 1/18/11 9:30am

World's Quickest R35 Nissan GT-R Even Quicker

The AMS GT-R Alpha 9 already broke the 10-second barrier, and now the 900 AWHP Alpha 10 just hit a remarkable 9.33 at 153 mph in the quarter-mile for a new R35 GT-R record. Does this count as gauge porn? » 10/04/10 5:15pm 10/04/10 5:15pm

Bugatti Veyron Vs. Nissan GT-R, Round 2

Last time the Bugatti Veyron went up against a 735 hp Switzer P800 Nissan GT-R, the Bugatti walked it like a dog. Now we've got a GT-R that's running "right" and it obliterates the Veyron at a drag strip. » 6/09/10 5:15pm 6/09/10 5:15pm

Make Your GT-R Glow In The Light

The Stillen GT-R from last year's Targa Newfoundland featured a set of AP Racing carbon ceramic brakes (same ones found on the Koenigsegg CCX). Watch those rotors glow like Godzilla's angry eyes as the GT-R chases down an STI. » 2/19/10 2:30pm 2/19/10 2:30pm

Switzer GT-R Hits Record 191 MPH In Standing Mile

A Switzer Nissan GT-R made a 191 MPH "official" standing mile pass at the Milemarker-1, setting a speed record for an R35 for that distance. The same month, another Switzer GT-R achieved a record quarter-mile speed. » 10/19/09 4:00pm 10/19/09 4:00pm

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

Switzer P800 Nissan GT-R: First Drive

The Switzer P800 Nissan GT-R makes over 700 HP at the wheels, nearly double that of the comparatively plain-Jane GT-R. Luckily that's at all four wheels, because we drove it through both snow and ice. » 4/13/09 2:30pm 4/13/09 2:30pm

Aussie Hoons Develop Nissan GT-R Launch Control Fix

We all know and love the new R35 GT-R, but what about the reported transmission failures when using the launch control feature? One Australian company has a solution. » 12/29/08 10:30am 12/29/08 10:30am

Audi Politely Asks You Not To Destroy Your R8

After Nissan's GT-R launch control issues the automaker decided to remove the system from the new 2010 model Godzilla. They should have just followed Audi's lead. The folks over at Inside Line have a long term Audi R8 in their fleet and noticed after using launch control the system asks in a polite manner to please… » 12/05/08 10:30am 12/05/08 10:30am

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…

You Do Know The R35 Is On Sale, Right?

We have SickWrathTerror over at the Motive Mag Forums to thank for sharing this photo of one Infiniti G35 owner apparently unaware that the 2009 GT-R was going to be available in the states. [Motive Forums] » 6/06/08 4:00pm 6/06/08 4:00pm