Nissan has revealed U.S pricing for the most powerful GT-R ever built. The limited edition 2015 Nissan GT-R NISMO comes with a price tag of $149,990. That’s a difference of $48,220 when comparing it to the GT-R Premium model which is priced at $101,770. Considering the amount of upgrades the GT-R NISMO features, its’s surely worth it.
The 2015 GT-R NISMO is Powered by a hand-assembled VR38DETT 3.8 liter twin-turbo V6 engine that puts out an astonishing 600 hp (447 kW) and 481 lb-ft (652 Nm) of torque, it’s paired to a six-speed sequential dual-clutch transmission, this gives the GT-R Nismo a 55hp (41 kW) and 18 lb-ft (24 Nm) power gain over the standard GT-R models. The NISMO’s gets it’s additional power from a set of larger turbochargers, optimized ignition timing and upgraded fuel pump.
In addition to the increased power, the GT-R NISMO also gets enhanced aerodynamics, a reinforced body and uprated suspension resulting in ultra-precise handling.
Exterior enhancements on the GT-R NISMO have resulted in an additional 220 pounds of downforce (at 185 mph) compared to the standard 2015 GT-R models, they include a unique front bumper, engine undercover and carbon rear spoiler.
The Nissan 2015 GT-R NISMO is set to go on sale at select Nissan dealers in the U.S. starting this Summer.
2015 GT-R NISMO at the Nurburgring