2013 Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 presented image

The Japanese based automaker Nissan has recently pulled the wraps off the 2013 GT-R Nismo GT3, which is adding some new features compared to the 2012 model year.

According to the car manufacturer, the 2013 Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 has some significant upgrades, mostly in the engine performance and durability, in the aerodynamic performance, in the brake balance, in the suspension settings which are suiting the new aerodynamic package and in the gear ratio which is optimizing the engine output increase.

“Engine is the biggest contribution to performance enhancement, which includes new camshaft timing. Moving parts of the engine were also reinforced to guarantee durability. Several modifications were made to enhance aerodynamics: canards were added to the front and the front fender louvers were enlarged. The positioning of the rear wing was optimized. These changes improved aerodynamic balance between front and rear, and increased downforce, which enhanced overall aerodynamic performance”, as the automaker is saying in its official press release.

The 2013 Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 is powered by the VR38DETT 3,799cc engine, which is producing a total output of 550 PS (405 kW) at 6,500 rpm and it has a peak torque of 637 Nm available from 5,000 rpm. The model is 4,780 mm long, 2,036 mm wide and it’s weighing 1,300 kg. The 2013 Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 is already available for its future customers in Japan, North America, South America, Oceania, Europe, Russia, Middle East and Asia from 35,000,000 Y (270,000 GBP) without tax.