Video: Nissan Deltawing takes its first lap at the 2012 Le Mans 24 Hours

At the legendary Le Mans 24 Hours, Nissan debut the first run of its new Deltawing race car.

Check out our original post on the Nissan DeltaWing.

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“While Nissan DeltaWing will not be classified in the 2012 Le Mans 24 Hours, the company is looking to showcase the pioneering technology that will show one potential direction for the future of motorsport and will feed into the research and development of future technologies, that filter down to Nissan’s road car product range,” Nissan said in a statement.

Power for the Nissan DeltaWing comes from a 1.6 liter 4-cylinder engine with direct gasoline injection and a turbocharger.

Check out the videos after the jump.

– By: Omar Rana