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Nissan and Italdesign Create a 50th Anniversary GT-R Prototype

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Nissan and Italdesign have created the Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign, the first collaborative result of the two companies. The GT-R50 is based on the 2018 Nissan GT-R NISMO and commemorates the 50th anniversaries of both the GT-R and Italdesign. The car will make its world debut next month in Europe.

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Nissan, Porsche and Lamborghini Win at the 12 Hours of Sebring

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The sun, blue skies and huge crowds were out for the sixty-sixth edition of the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Presented by Advance Auto Parts at the Sebring International Raceway in central Florida. And brightest light shone on Nissan, Porsche and Lamborghini!

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The Perfect Nissan 370Z Roadster to Tackle Canadian Winters

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Nissan is getting into the winter sports spirit with a specially constructed, one-off 370Z Roadster “snowmobile.” Dubbed the “370Zki.” The 332-horsepower 370Z Roadster is ready to tackle ski slopes and backwoods trails with its front skis and rear snow tracks replacing the car’s usual high performance tires.

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World-first: Nissan GT-R Driven by Video Game Controller

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Nissan has brought reality and virtual reality together with the ultimate remote-control car for gamers, a Nissan GT-R /C which is operated by a DualShock 4 video game controller. GT Academy winner and NISMO race car driver Jann Mardenborough took the remote-control super car around the Silverstone race track reaching speeds of more than 200 km/h while controlling the GT-R from the cockpit of a helicopter.

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2018 Nissan 370Z Heritage Edition at the New York Auto Show

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Nissan is offering a special early preview of the 2018 370Z Coupe Heritage Edition at next week’s New York International Auto Show. The Heritage Edition honors the 370Z as it approaches its 50th anniversary at the end of the decade since its launch under the Datsun brand.

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Nissan GT-R Track Edition to Make US Debut at New York Auto Show

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For Nissan GT-R enthusiasts, 2017 is turning out to be a milestone year. The model year started with a major makeover for both the GT-R Premium and GT-R NISMO and caps off with the North American debut of the limited production GT-R Track Edition at the New York International Auto Show. Read more…

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Drone Created to Keep up With 2017 Nissan GT-R

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Nissan has unveiled the GT-R Drone, one of the fastest accelerating First Person View (FPV) racing drones in the world. Built to be able to keep up with the new 2017 Nissan GT-R while filming on the track, the drone features the very latest in performance-enhancing technology – just like its automotive equivalent. Custom designed by World Drone Prix Champions, Tornado XBlades Racing, the GT-R Drone uses a special race tuned configuration and low-drag canopy to reach 100kph from a standstill in just 1.3 seconds.