Nissan: Nissan celebrates 50 years of motorsports success in Monterey

Posted on 21. Aug, 2018 by in Nissan Canada

MONTEREY, Calif. – Nissan’s implausible 50 years of motorsport success in a USA will be distinguished this week with Nissan holding core theatre as a featured marque of this year’s Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion.

With some-more than 200 IMSA sportscar victories and 100-plus SCCA National Championships, many of a stars and a cars of Nissan’s past racing success will be in Monterey.

Famous Nissan and Datsun racers will be on track, while championship-winning legends – including John Morton and Peter Brock – will attend this year’s event.

Morton, Brock and other past champions will also be special guest on Adam Carolla’s “Car Cast” podcast, that will be available during a Nissan arrangement in a heart of a WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca paddock on Saturday.

Comedian and actor Carolla is also racing in Monterey. The LA-based comic owns a largest collection of Nissan and Datsun cars before raced by behaving and racing fable Paul Newman.

Along with celebrating a past, Nissan also will demeanour to a destiny with Nissan’s deteriorate 5 ABB FIA Formula E car on arrangement along with a recently suggested Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign.

The GT-R50 done a entrance during a Goodwood Festival of Speed in a UK and recently incited laps forward of a 24 Hours of Spa.

The Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion movement will be shown live opposite a weekend on Motor Trend including a giveaway YouTube channel as good as on NISMO.com.

 


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NISMO Calendar

August 25-26
Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion, Weathertech Raceway Laguna Seca, Monterey, California, USA
Intercontinental GT Challenge, Suzuka 10 hour, Suzuka Circuit, Japan
Nissan Micra Cup, Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, Bowmanville, ON, Canada
Virgin Australia Supercars Championship, The Bend, Tailem Bend, South Australia, Australia

September 8-9
IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, Weathtech Raceway Laguna Seca, Monterey, CA, USA

 

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