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Nissan: NISMO FESTIVAL 2015 report: Nissan GT-Rs that contest around a creation accumulate and face off opposite chronological competition cars

  • Nissan GT-Rs that have taken titles both in Japan and around a universe accumulate during Fuji Speedway
  • 150 NISMO highway cars packed with NISMO’s racing DNA suffer a march run
  • Professional drivers take FIA movement for highway reserve oath in front of 30,000 fans

Related Story: More than 30,000 Nissan motorsports fans attend NISMO Festival 2015

OYAMA, Japan – Nissan’s NISMO FESTIVAL 2015 was hold during Fuji Speedway on Nov 29. Under sunny, frail late Autumn continue that authorised for an unfettered perspective of stately Mt. Fuji, 30,000 Nissan and NISMO fans collected during Fuji Speedway and reveled in a fun from early morning right until a finale.


This deteriorate Nissan has taken home countless titles from both domestic competition categories and others from around a globe. Taking a pretension in both a SUPER GTs GT500 and GT300 class, Nissan also grabbed a initial championship in a Blancpain Endurance Series Pro Class and took altogether feat during Australia’s Bathurst 12 Hour for a initial time in 23 years. For this year’s NISMO FESTIVAL, a 3 NISSAN GT-R NISMO GT3s that have achieved excellence around a universe collected together for a initial time.

What creates a NISMO festival such a vast captivate is a fact that not usually complicated vehicles are brought out for a event, though also former racecars that exaggerate shining success can be seen. This year strong machines such as a NISSAN R382 (1969) and a Skyline Super Silhouette (1984) preoccupied a crowds of fans. For a “Nissan Motorsports Heritage Run” unbroken generations of NISSAN / NISMO vehicles ran on a march with a unequivocally mythological drivers who took a circle of these cars in their day. Those who remembered examination these machines competition in a past watched a Aurora Vision digest video and were swept divided with nostalgia while saying a genuine machines speed upheld their eyes.

On tip of that, a fans had their eyes glued to a now prevalent “NISMO GP” in that a tip drivers from a GT500, GT300 and Super Taikyu intent in a extreme contest.

There were also many events to perform a kids that came along. One of a many touching of these was when a handful of propitious youngsters were selected for a useful charge of flitting bouquets to this season’s champions.

In a mount area there were blurb automobile exhibitions of a latest models and emporium booths offered singular book minicars and other renouned products that saw prolonged lines combining right from a early morning. A vast throng collected around a theatre to declare a speak uncover hold with any Nissan teams’ drivers and group principals and this also was a outrageous success. Not usually that, countless fans could be seen during a “garage sale,” where congregation could buy racing automobile parts, along with a always renouned engine disassembly demonstrations put on by Omori Factory.

From final year Nissan/NISMO has been entirely ancillary a FIA’s movement for highway safety. To that finish all vehicles that ran on a lane were sporting stickers compelling a campaign. A ask eventuality was hold on a theatre to lift recognition and heading adult to a NISMO GP categorical event, a drivers announced a FIA due “10 Golden Rules” for highway reserve in front of all a fans. Not usually that, a special summary from FIA president, Jean Todt, privately for a NISMO festival was promote around a circuit.

Being means to suffer a record that has been cultivated in motorsports is one of a many appealing aspects of NISMO highway cars. In a theatre eventuality champion drivers Tsugio Matsuda and Ronnie Quintarelli, who are both unequivocally lustful of their possess NISMO Notes done an appearance. NISMO COO, Motohiro Matsumura, who skeleton and develops NISMO models, and Nissan CPS Hiroshi Tamura spoke with Quintarelli who described how users like him are confident with a car’s stylish, organic beauty and how it contributed to a happy lifestyle with his wife. Matsuda on a other hand, explained how users like him were means to use a automobile to urge their opening on a circuit. With this a dual ideally epitomised a lifestyle that NISMO highway cars provide.

In a finale, Global conduct of selling and sales, Daniele Schillaci stated, “I was unequivocally changed to see countless NISMO highway cars and several generations of racing cars accumulate here, as good as unchanging automobile owners enjoying themselves on a track. This is accurately what we meant by NISMO DNA.”

CEO Shoichi Miyatani gave a absolute stipulation stating: “In 2015 a GT-R has been enchanting in high-stakes battles, and we consider we can contend that this was a year of a GT-R. We aren’t going to let go of this movement subsequent year and will continue to come out fighting.”

Then, with that, a festival was brought to a conclusion.


Timing for a full eventuality video:

17:55 NISMO FEST WELCOME- Driver Intro
50:00 NISMO Road Car Parade
1:21:14 NISMO Racecar Safari- lots of NISMO competition cars drifting past a bus!
2:27:19 NISSAN GT-R Prestige Race (Cup competition by GT-R Club Track Edition)
3:18:35 NISSAN Z Race (Cup competition by Z33/Z34)
3:57:19 Historic Car Race (310 Sunny, KPGC10 Skyline GT-R, 510 Bluebird)
4:52:04 NISSAN Motorsport Heritage Race Cars! (R380, R381, R390, R391, JGTC R32/R33/R34/Z33, FIAGT1 R35,.)
6:07:53 FIA Road Safety / GRID WALK for a NISMO GP
6:51:19 NISMO GP Build Up – Race between all a NISMO Drivers in GT500, GT300 GT3 cars!
7:11:10 NISMO GP RACE START (Battle by 2015 SGT GT500/300, Super Taikyu Endurance, BES/B12h)
18.00 Event starts

09:30-10:30 Racing Car Taxi Ride / Circuit Safari
10:40-11:10 Nissan GT-R Prestige Cup Exhibition Race (Cup competition by GT-R Club Track Edition)
11:30-12:00 Z Challenge Exhibition Race (Cup competition by Z33/Z34)
12:10-12:55 Nissan Historic Car Exhibition Race (310 Sunny, KPGC10 Skyline GT-R, 510 Bluebird)
13:05-13:55 Nissan Motorsports Heritage Run (R380, R381, R390, R391, JGTC R32/R33/R34/Z33, FIAGT1 R35,.)
14:00-14:50 FIA Road Safety Campaign / Grid Walk / Pit Walk
14:55-15:35 NISMO GP 2015 (Battle by 2015 SGT GT500/300, Super Taikyu Endurance, BES/B12h,…)
15:45-16:30 Finale Ceremony

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