As a response to Ford’s new campaign with muscle cars, with Mustang holding the line, Nissan is ready to unleash new Godzilla. The 2017 Nissan GT-R is likely to be seen, although there is no official confirmation from company. Super car segment will be alive again, with many vehicles offered recently. The GT-R will compete, not only Mustang, but also Chevy Camaro and many other vehicles. Once, this model was leader in its class, with its powerful V8 drivetrain. Now, Japanese carmaker is ready to light up the race for its iconic car.
2017 Nissan GT-R engine
It is very likely that 2017 Nissan GT-R will have V8 unit under its hood. It is still unknown what kind of engine will that be, but some rumors say that new generation of V8 powertrains is being prepared, so we hope we will see something new. Also, some reports are saying that twin-turbo 3.0-l V6 could be an option, but experts doubt this unit could reach planned output. According to leaked information, new 2017 GT-R should go close to 700 hp. This V6 could provide around 500 hp, and attached features and accessories can bolster its overall output to wished amount. The Kinetic Energy Recovery System (KERS), could help, as well as other upgrades. Power will be sent through five-speed sequential gearbox. It will get Tilton triple-plate carbon clutch, and that power is probably going to be transformed to all wheels.
2017 Nissan GT-R redesign
From the official info, work on the 2017 Nissan GT-R chassis is on the way. Not many other details were unveiled. We are sure that this vehicle is going to be aggressive and elegant. Sport design is certain, and all other features will be modern, with a lot of use of lightweight materials and cutting-edge technologies.
2017 Nissan GT-R release date
From some sources, we found out that 2017 Nissan GT-R is planned for 2017 year, but also could be delayed for 2018 if engineers are not satisfied with its development. However, there is a plenty of time to move the right steps, so all fans will wait for it eagerly. Also, information about price is going to be worth of waiting, since there is no any clue how much new Nissan GT-R could cost.