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Nissan: 2017 Nissan GT-R: Precision craftsmanship in each engine

NEW YORK A hand-built 3.8L twin-turbo V6 lies during a heart of each Nissan GT-R.

Each engine in a 2017 GT-R is fabricated by one of 5 master craftsman – we call them Takumi – during Nissan’s plant in Yokohama, Japan. 

This is story about what it takes to turn a Nissan Takumi and their conspicuous ability of pointing craftsmanship forlorn by male or machine.










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The new 2017 GT-R takes core theatre of a Nissan counter during a New York International Auto Show. Live demonstrations from a Takumi will take place by press days, on Mar 23 and 24.

Follow us on Twitter @nissan for a live tide from NYIAS.

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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 history. For some-more information on a products, services and joining to tolerable mobility, revisit a website during


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Dan Passe
Product Communications, Nissan North America
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