With the new 2014 GT-R (known as the 2013 model year else where), Nissan plans on setting a new lap record at the Nurburgring Nordschleife.
Check out our original post on the 2014 Nissan GT-R.
In an interview with The Truth About Cars,Nissan GT-R’s Chief Engineer Kazutoshi Mizuno, said that the updated GT-R can lap the famous German track in 7 minutes and 18 seconds, which is a whole (and exciting) 8 seconds faster that the 7:26:70 record time from 2009.
Mizuno went as far as to say that the Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 can lap the Nurburgring in less than 7 minutes but he would rather use the standard production model since that’s the model that customers buy.
– By: Omar Rana
Source: The Truth about Cars