Nissan: One-of-a-kind Nissan GT-R ‘Predzilla’ donated to Nashville Predators Foundation

Posted on 06. Jun, 2017 by in Nissan Canada

  • Supercar honors Nashville – home of Nissan North America domicile – and 2017 Western Conference Champion Nashville Predators
  • GT-R to be auctioned off to advantage Nashville Predators Foundation
  • 565-horsepower Nissan GT-R Premium model, with a $109,990 MSRP, donated to Predators Foundation

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nissan currently announced a concession of a specifically combined 2017 Nissan GT-R supercar to a Nashville Predators Foundation, that supports a accumulation of internal Nashville charities. The $109,990 GT-R Premium indication is custom-painted in Preds’ central colors and graphics. The special Nissan GT-R will be a categorical captivate in an arriving Predators Foundation fundraising auction that was also announced today.

“Nissan is unapproachable to call a good city of Nashville home for a North American domicile – and we are anxious that a hometown Predators have come so distant this season,” pronounced José Muñoz, Chief Performance Officer, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.; Chairman, Nissan North America, Inc. “This supercar is dedicated to Nashville and Predators fans all over a world. We wish it raises a lot of recognition and supports for a work of a Predators Foundation.”

The Nashville Predators Foundation has announced that a auction is now live. Fans can possibly content “Nissan” to 52182 or revisit to bid on a car. Also enclosed with a auction esteem are twin 2017-18 deteriorate tickets and a parking pass for a Sixth Avenue Garage to assistance we continue ancillary a Western Conference Final Champion Predators!

“Today, Nissan is creation a largest one-time grant to a Nashville Predators Foundation and with that, giving one propitious bidder a event to uncover off their Preds Pride each time they expostulate Predzilla,” pronounced Predators President and Chief Executive Officer Sean Henry. “Not usually is this one-of-a-kind automobile going to be a enviousness around Smashville, it will also advantage many internal free and village use organizations by a winning bid. With Nissan’s support for a village and passion for a team, we get to strech thousands some-more people all opposite Tennessee.”


The Nashville Predators Foundation is one of a many active foundations in a community, carrying only awarded $500,000 in financial grants to 129 free and village use organizations. The 365 Fund will benefaction approximately $400,000 to a Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital during Vanderbilt for pediatric cancer diagnosis and research. The Nashville Predators Foundation creates an annual $100,000 grant to MEND, an classification committed to finale assault opposite women. Also, a Predators Foundation supports and Predators staff builds an annual KABOOM! stadium during an area propagandize or village center.

“The Stanley Cup Playoffs have authorised a Predators Foundation to get a conduct start on 2017-18 fundraising, carrying already lifted over $180,000,” pronounced Nashville Predators Foundation Chairman Gerry Helper. “This auction and a income lifted by it, will concede a Predators Foundation to offer many some-more free and village use organizations that yield profitable use and programs to those in need via a community.”

The 2017 Nissan GT-R Premium facilities a 565-horsepower twin-turbo VR38DETT 3.8-liter V6 engine with 467 lb.-ft. of torque and a titanium empty system. All GT-R engines are hand-assembled by specifically lerned technicians famous as Takumi, a routine identical to that used to erect racing powerplants. The engine is corroborated by an modernized paddle-shifted consecutive 6-speed twin purchase delivery and singular eccentric back transaxle ATTESA E-TS all-wheel-drive system.

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