A four-year old Nissan GT-R has been recently crashed in Alberta after its driver was racing it and ran through a red light.
Exotic and powerful vehicles combined with the need of adrenaline will most of the times lead to some spectacular crashes, as the newest example of such an unfortunate incident is involving a red Nissan GT-R. According to the guys at the Japanese sports car in question was racing and it ran a red light, ending up hitting a Mercedes-Benz. The good news is that both drivers walked away, the bad news is that their rides didn’t. The incident took place in Calgary, Alberta.
As you may recall, the Nissan GT-R has been in production since 2007 and it’s assembled in Japan. The model is offered in a two-door coupe body style, with a front engine and an all-wheel drive layout. The 2010 model stands at 4,656 mm long, 1,895 mm wide and 1,369 mm tall, weighing in at 1,740 kg. The Nissan GT-R is taking its power from a 3.8 liter DOHC V6 engine, producing a total output of 485 HP (362 kW) at 6,400 rpm and it has a peak torque of 588 Nm (434 lb-ft), available between 3,200 and 5,200 rpm.