Sportprototype Nissan will share the heart with a road GT-R

Sportprototype Nissan will share the heart with a road GT-R

Legendary supercar Nissan GT-R just can not wait for the update, and it creates a lot of rumors and gossip. This time, everything seems official: the road version of the GT-R next generation will be a close relative of the current, very exotic car Nissan for endurance races.
It is already known that the new Nissan GT-R in full compliance with current trends will be a hybrid, and by your words Nissan engineers do not give up. But the heart of the power plant will appoint a three-liter V6 twin-turbo, which is now running in the races.

According to the British edition of Top Gear, Ben Bowley, who led the team of founders of the prototype Nissan GT-R LM Nismo, this engine fully meets the requirements that apply to the power units of road vehicles. It is quite hardy and has a serious service life and maximum speed to which the motor is able to unwind, 6 500 r / min, that is also quite on the level of road motor vehicles. So he will be the basis for future new engine GT-R.

It is expected that the petrol engine will develop around 550 hp He will be assisted by an electric motor, which will add to the total capacity for about 200 hp How it will be distributed thrust of both engines is not specified. It should be noted that the left-mann prototype, whose power plant is built on the same principle, a 1250 hp, but GT-R road and the horses, he promised, would be enough to accelerate to 100 km / h for 2 7 seconds.

When exactly the new Nissan GT-R is born, it is not known. According to various sources, it will happen in the period from 2016 to 2018.