The 2016 GT-R Nismo is known to have an additional 5 horsepower in versions that are non-Nismo and the all the credit goes to electronic refinements. 20 spoke wheels have been replaced by the 10 spoke design in premium trim. 45th edition Gold Edition has been added to the lineup in order to celebrate the 45 years of worldwide production of GT-R. Track Editio version has been dropped now.
There are very few cars that have the concept of maximizing the bang for buck that is more than the Nissan GT-R. It arrived back in 209 and promised to offer the maximum performance at the price of sports car. At that time the cost of the car was $70,000 and was offering 485 horsepower.
It has continuously improved over the years and standard features have been added to it as well. To date the new GT-R is a six figure vehicle but then again it is worth stating here that the Nissan’s top car remains the best impressive car. The main attraction of the GT-R is its twin turbocharged V6 producing 550 horsepower and it being potent. The car is governed by a computer controlled multitude system that is rear biased all when drive system adjusting the torque that is based on multiple factors. All this is combined with adjustable suspension and you will come across a vehicle that gives a feel like a star track vehicle. For all those people who are looking forward to possess a car that is capable enough to challenge the rivals, then Nismo version offering 600 horsepower is easily accessible with different carbon fiber aero work, suspension tuning and Recaro front bucket seats.
The drawback in 2016 Nissan GT-R Nismo is in its lower levels of refinement as compared to the newer high end sports coupe and the sports car. Alongside the rivals the ride quality of the 2016 Nissan GT-R Nismo does not offer any favor and also it does not have disturbing wind noise. Most of the cars with this price focus on keeping a balance between the performance and the comfort while 2016 Nissan GT-R Nismo has kept its eye on attacking the challenging road turns. Moreover the 2016 Nissan GT-R Nismo is also not affordable as it earlier was and it is almost hard to justify the Nismo trim that is almost 50% more than the regular GT-R.
Performance and power-trains of the 2016 Nissan GT-R Nismo:
The 2016 Nissan GT-R Nismo has been powered by a 308-liter V6 engine generating 463 pond ft of torque and 550 horsepower. This power has been injected by a six speed automated manual transmission via all wheel drive system. This 2016 Nissan GT-R Nismo gets an updated version of V6 that offers 600 horsepower and 481 lb ft of torque.
With the help of built in launch control programs, the performance is jaw dropping. While testing the GT-R that offers 5454 horsepower it was seen that it reached 60 miles per hour in just 3.2 seconds. Moreover it also offers respectable fuel economy and the values are 19 miles per gallon i.e. 16 miles per gallon within the city and 22 miles per gallon on the highway.
Safety features offered by the 2016 Nissan GT-R Nismo:
Standard safety features offered by the 2016 Nissan GT-R Nismo are as follows:
- antilock disc brakes
- stability control
- traction control
- front-seat side airbags
- full-length side curtain airbags
Driving impressions of the 2016 Nissan GT-R Nismo:
No doubt the 2016 Nissan GT-R Nismo is known to the offer impressive performance making this vehicle the object with gear-head fantasies since it has been debuted back in year 2009. The turbo V6 is known to produce acceleration that is not like the wrap speed and the transmission rips off rapidly with new rev-matched gear changes. All wheel drive system is also very much attractive and is not less than a wonder. It directs power where it is needed the most for maximum traction and to get maximum effect on handling the 2016 Nissan GT-R Nismo.
Moreover the 2016 Nissan GT-R Nismo is an exotic that offers easy driving to the buyers and its users. You can chuck the vehicle in to any corner and you will see it will stick through and at the same time will rocket and bend on the other end. It is advantageous for some of the drivers while other might find it boring.
Suspension medications in the 2016 Nissan GT-R Nismo are pretty much attractive and offer comfortable drive as ever before. But yes room for improvement is still there. At times the drive can be rough with considerable road noise.
In short the 2016 Nissan GT-R Nismo has a lot to offer to its users. It is offering that is expected of the company to offer to its fans.