Thursday, January 8, 2009
Oh yes, 2009 is a very good year indeed especially for us GTR fans. This is the most highly anticipated car of 2009, The Nissan GTR SpecV. The SpecV emblem symbolises the limited edition version of the current GTR. Its Faster, lighter and more aggresive than the normal GTRs. Nissan claims that this SpecV offers race car performance in street legal form.
The features of the SpecV consists of carbon fiber grill, rear spoiler and brake ducts. The color used on the car is an exclusive Ultimate Black Opal paint. It also comes with a new sets of wheels from Nismo, 20inch light weight wheels. A new sets of Recaro seat replaced the standard bucket seats and the rear seats has been removed to reduced the weight of the car. Most of the parts in the interior has been replaced with super light weight material, carbon fiber.
The twin turbo 3.8Liter V6 engine has been boosted up with a boost controller which increases the amount of compressed oxygen into the engine. This results in increase of torque in mid to high range revs. With the engine boosted up, a new titanium exhaust system replaced the stock exhaust system. Handling characteristics has been upgraded with a reworked suspension and braking this beast needs a serious brake system. Thats why a Brembo carbon ceramic brakes were used for this supercar.
According to sources, the GTR SpecV cost at 15,750,000 yen in Japan starting this year. Alright Corvette ZR1, here comes your new challenger.
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