Nissan has updated racing coupe GT-R Nismo GT500

Nissan has introduced an updated version of a racing coupe GT-R Nismo, prepared for the Super GT International Championship next season. GT500 model was not only more powerful than its predecessor, but also received a revised aerodynamic body kit, as well as a lower center of gravity. Upgrading a racing coupe due to changes in the technical regulations Super GT championship. For example, to declare the car on the race of the season in 2017 the producers had to reduce the downforce of the cars by 25%. To fulfill this condition, Nissan specialists have upgraded some of the aerodynamic elements GT500. The Japanese decided to compensate for the reduction of downforce increasing the power of the power unit. Unfortunately, the company has not disclosed how much it has increased efficiency of the power unit. Recall that the previous version of the Nissan GT-R Nismo GT500 weighs 1020 kg, and in its movement results in a 2.0-liter turbo engine with direct fuel injection, which develops 550 hp Public premiere Nissan GT500 2017 will be held during the festival Nismo, which will be held December 11, 2016 on the circuit of Fuji.

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