Nissan: Nissan gives interjection to new GT-R owners with nominal Virginia International Raceway lane experience

Posted on 22. Nov, 2016 by in Nissan Canada

  • All U.S. Nissan GT-R buyers who squeeze their automobile between Nov. 14, 2016 and Mar 31, 20171 accept giveaway on-track instruction during famed Virginia International Raceway
  • Potential owners of Nissan’s mythological supercar speedy to learn some-more sum during or call 1-800-390-2423

2017 Nissan GT-R Press Kit

2017 Nissan GT-R NISMO Press Kit

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nissan is display a small additional interjection for new GT-R owners this holiday week with a proclamation that along with a squeeze of a 2017 GT-R comes a nominal full day of instruction during a mythological Virginia International Raceway (VIR) in Danville, Virginia.

Owners will use their possess vehicles – once break-in procedures are finish – to expostulate on one of 5 lane configurations during VIR, with a tip opening pushing instructor advising on correct technique2.

“The GT-R is one of a many iconic and considerable sports cars on a marketplace today, though there are really few places to try a vehicle’s full intensity in a safe, tranquil and supervised situation,” pronounced Eric Ledieu, director, Sports Car Marketing, Nissan North America. “It done clarity to couple a owners with a lane like Virginia International Raceway for a world-class pushing knowledge in a obliged fashion.”

Once a new GT-R owners takes smoothness of their vehicle, they’ll accept instruction on subsequent stairs to haven their nominal instruction / lane time – a $2,000 value3. Owners will also be means to try a internal area, that includes good pushing roads, review hotels and shopping. 

Added Ledieu: “Of note, owners will be means to take partial in this instruction and activity in their possess automobile while maintaining a full manufacturer’s guaranty on their vehicle, that is singular in a industry4.”


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About Nissan North America
In North America, Nissan’s operations embody automotive styling, engineering, consumer and corporate financing, sales and marketing, placement and manufacturing. Nissan is dedicated to improving a sourroundings underneath a Nissan Green Program and has been famous annually by a U.S Environmental Protection Agency as an ENERGY STAR® Partner of a Year given 2010. More information on Nissan in North America and a finish line of Nissan and Infiniti vehicles can be found online during and, or revisit a U.S. media sites and

About Nissan Motor Co.
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., Japan’s second-largest automotive company, is headquartered in Yokohama, Japan, and is partial of a Renault-Nissan Alliance. Operating with some-more than 247,500 employees globally, Nissan sole 5.32 million vehicles and generated income of 11.38 trillion yen (USD 103.6 billion) in mercantile year 2014.

Nissan delivers a extensive operation of some-more than 60 models underneath a Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun brands. Nissan leads a universe in zero-emission mobility, dominated by sales of a LEAF, a initial mass-market, pure-electric vehicle. It is a best-selling EV in story with roughly 50% share of a zero-emission automobile segment. For some-more information on a products, services and joining to tolerable mobility, revisit a website during

About VIRginia International Raceway
VIRginia International Raceway is one of America’s premier highway courses, charity veteran and pledge racing for complicated and selected classes while providing contemporary review amenities. A distinguished exam trickery for a automotive industry, VIR has a eminence of being named one of a tip 6 courses in North America by Car Driver Magazine, and southern roots and liberality make it one of a friendliest. Conveniently located during a Virginia/North Carolina border, VIR is only a brief two-hour outing from Richmond and about an hour and 15 mins from both a Piedmont-Triad and Raleigh-Durham International Airports.

VIR offers amenities such as lodging, dining, a spa, an disdainful driver’s club, karting, off-road racing, sharpened sports, movement pad and more. The drift also offer a singular environment and specialized comforts for corporate retreats, organisation activities and discussion space. Onsite parcels are accessible for sale/lease to motorsports attention tenants. For some-more information, revisit, Facebook or Twitter.


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Dan Passe
Product Communications, Nissan North America

Kyle Torrens
Nissan Car Communications


1. Also accessible for before new GT-R purchases 90 days before to Nov 14, 2016, current for one year after purchase.  All participants contingency be 18 years or comparison with a current driver’s permit and contingency pointer a waiver and recover for Nissan North America, Inc. For all drivers and passengers on track, motorsports-rated helmets and sealed toe shoes, prolonged sleeve shirts, and prolonged pants are required. (If we don’t have your possess helmet, a VIR sell store has them accessible for purchase.)

2. The automobile has over 1,200 miles and a recommendations for a break-in report in a Owner’s Manual (“OM”) have been followed:

  • The mandate listed in a Performance Driving territory of a OM have been followed including:
    – Fluid type, heat operation and levels set for opening driving
    – Clutch clearway set for opening driving
  • Vehicle Dynamic Control is never incited off when pushing on a lane during VIR
  • The automobile has all compulsory upkeep achieved by a approved GT-R dealer
  • Tires are not excessively ragged and arrogant to a correct atmosphere pressure
  • The automobile passes a VIR reserve investigation requirements
  • Zero alteration to a automobile powertrain
  • At a execution of a event, all fluids and settings should be returned to a normal pushing specifications.
    Warranty coverage might be released if these conditions are not met or other justification is benefaction in a automobile standing information recorder or by earthy investigation of a poor or shop-worn component.

3. Please note that while a lane time is complimentary, owners are obliged for all costs compared with travel, lodging, logistics, etc.

4. Warranty coverage and exclusions: per #2 above.

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