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Nissan: 2017 Nissan GT-R creates universe entrance during New York International Auto Show

  • New 2017 GT-R facilities a many poignant changes to Nissan’s flagship supercar given it was introduced in 2007
  • All aspects are extended to enlarge a interest to business seeking both GT (Grand Touring) and R (Racing) practice – including new energetic styling and 565 horsepower, an boost of 20 HP
  • New reward cabin includes accessible hand-selected Nappa leather, revised front chair design, simplified switch blueprint and NissanConnectSM with Navigation, Mobile Apps and Services
  • New GT-R will be on arrangement during Jacob Javits Center, Mar 25 by Apr 3


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NEW YORK – The new 2017 Nissan GT-R, that facilities a many poignant makeover to a iconic supercar given a launch in 2007, done a tellurian entrance currently during a 2016 New York International Auto Show. It facilities a uninformed demeanour inside and out, as good as vital pushing opening enhancements and pivotal new features. The GT-R Premium, a initial of 4 2017 GT-R category levels, goes on sale during name GT-R Certified Nissan retailers in summer 2016.

In presenting a 2017 GT-R to an public of general automotive and business media Daniele Schillaci, executive clamp president, Global Marketing Sales, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. stated: “This new GT-R is a many advanced, many polished and many on-going sports automobile that Nissan has ever built. And that is observant a lot.”

The enhancements to a new GT-R concentration on 5 pivotal areas – extraneous design, interior refinement, pushing performance, float comfort and modernized record – all with a vigilant to emanate new levels of excellence and excitement.


“As a customary dispatcher for good Japanese engineering and design, a GT-R has always remained loyal to a Japanese character. It symbolizes Nissan’s ability to set a agenda,” conspicuous Schillaci. “From a onset, GT-R has pushed a pouch by mixing a category and excellence of Grand Touring vehicles with a energy and pointing of a racing car. This new 2017 GT-R refines a fable in a many absolute way.”

The GT-R’s new energetic styling is both appealing and functional. The new V-motion grille, one of Nissan’s latest settlement signatures, has been somewhat lengthened to yield softened engine cooling and now facilities a matte chrome finish and an updated filigree pattern. A new hood, featuring conspicuous impression lines issuing exquisitely from a grille, has been reinforced to raise fortitude during high speed driving. One new four-coat reward extraneous paint color, Blaze Metallic, has been combined to a extraneous paint palette.


Inside a cabin, a new reward interior settlement facilities an instrument row wrapped in hand-selected Nappa leather and a revised front chair settlement for extended comfort and hold. The simplified switch blueprint reduces a series of switches from 27 in a prior settlement to only 11, while an 8-inch capacitive hold row guard replaces a prior 7-inch design. In addition, a paddle shifters are now mounted on a steering wheel, permitting drivers to make mid-turn rigging changes but holding their hands off a wheel. The interior of a Premium Edition, featuring semi-aniline leather, offers 3 opposite options: a newly combined Rakuda Tan, as good as Amber Red and Ivory.

The new 2017 GT-R now offers 565 horsepower, an boost of 20 HP contra a 2016 model, with a agree torque bend for extended on-demand acceleration. Among a powertrain changes is a new Titanium empty complement – customary on GT-R Premium models – that combines with new Active Noise Cancellation and Active Sound Enhancement technologies to filter out neglected sound and keep fad during energetic driving. Acoustic potion and targeted sound dampening assistance revoke a penetration of breeze and highway sound into a GT-R cabin.


“The GT-R has developed with any indication year, and this new indication delivers poignant enhancements,” resolved Schillaci. “From a softened aerodynamic design, to a courteous cabin layout, to a even some-more absolute and manageable pushing experience, a new 2017 GT-R pushes a mythological GT-R brazen once again.”

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Dan Passe
Product Communications, Nissan North America
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Kevin Raftery
Nissan Car Communications
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