Nissan has officially unveiled a new GT-R for the Japanese market, which will be offered in two special editions, the Nissan GT-R Premium Edition T-spec and the Nissan GT-R Nismo Special Edition. The new 2024 models are slated to launch in Spring 2024, while the Nismo versions are slated to go on sale in Summer 2024.
The product concept of the new GT-R “evolves towards ultimate driving pleasure”, the new models represent the next level of balance between speed and ride quality, and with a new grille design, cutting-edge technology and craftsmanship, the new models are the pinnacle of the GT-R R35 .
The new models are characterized by improved aerodynamics and improved driving comfort. Additionally, noise and vibration have been reduced while maintaining horsepower, and the sound has been tuned to further enhance the onboard comfort experience.
Inspired by the words “trend” and “traction”, the Nissan GT-R T-spec represents the philosophy of leading and shaping the times. Engineered to ride with rugged grip, the T-spec now comes equipped with specially tuned suspension and carbon disc brakes to ensure the rider experiences a smooth ride as well as responsive handling.
The Nissan GT-R Nismo is the most powerful GT-R, the model refines aerodynamic performance, chassis tuning and adds a mechanical limited slip differential to the front final drive. The special edition model uses high precision weight balanced engine parts ie piston rings, connecting rods, crankshaft and a clear coated carbon fiber hood (with NACA ducts) and also features Recaro bucket seats with carbon fiber backrest for increased comfort.
The Nissan GT-R T-spec Special Edition is powered by a twin-turbocharged V6 engine that delivers an output of 570 hp at 6,800 rpm and torque of 637 Nm at 3,300 – 5,800 rpm. On the other hand, the new GT-R Nismo special edition is powered by a twin-turbocharged V6 engine with Nismo special tuning, delivering an output power of 600 hp at 6,800 rpm and 652 Nm of torque at 3,600 rpm – 5,600 rpm .