This sports version is one of their top sports models and with the rumors circulating; a possible 2018 Nissan GT-R version is highly possible. No detailed information is available yet. But through its prototype images, tipsters present a rough sketch of how this new model could look.
Exterior Specifications of 2018 Nissan GT-R
The new model comes with a futuristic appearance and is looking absolutely fantastic. Its body will have plenty of sharp lines and edges. It will have a much lower and wider V-shaped front grille as compared to its previous model. The Nissan logo will also be seen on that grille.
It’s attractive LED in-built headlights look sharp and extend deep into the hood. And its lines near its bumper will have an adequate nesting metallic structure.
This new 2018 Nissan GT-R will shred down 550 pounds mainly due to the carbon fiber body construction. Adding to that, the automakers have also made it a point to lose its last couple of seats. All this contribute to making the vehicle accelerate faster and smoother.
The back end will see round rear lights accompanied by fog lights. There will also be the presence of a new spoiler. The lower body part will see a wide exhaust pipe situated in its center.
This new 2018 Nissan GTR will appear luxurious. Quality buckskin leather seats with heating feature will keep the passengers cozy. Since it is a sports model, its automakers will likely present with a red and black color theme.
The cabin is spacious with more legroom. In the front aspect, users will find a new dash and an infotainment process features lots of inbuilt integrates including its 6 speaker sound system controls.
The heated steering might come in a new form replacing the full circle design. Instead, it will have straight lines at its top and bottom. This is not finalized yet, but there are chances that the automakers will style in accordance to real sports automobile.
A lot of safety features such as central locking, high-pressure belt, engine immobilizer, etc. will also be seen.
2018 Nissan GT-R Powertrain
The 2018 Nissan GT-R will host a power-packed 3.8-liter twin-turbo V6 engine capable of notching up 565 HP with the possibility of reaching 600 hp. Its top speed is tested to be 191 mph. EPA ratings will be around 16 mpg/23 mpg city and highway. Transmission is believed to be a 6-speed auto transmission (dual clutch). Rate of acceleration for this new model was tested to be- 0-60 mph in 2.9 seconds.
2018 Nissan GT-R Price, Release Date, and Competition
This new 2018 Nissan GTR is expected to come out in 2018. Its price is rumored to be around $112,000. However, there is no official word on it. This model will face competition from the likes of Acura NSX, Audi R8, and Aston Martin Vantage.