[VIDEO] Nissan GT-R and Porsche 911 Carrera S go head to head image

Motor Trend has taken two of the hottest sports cars of the moment, the Porsche 911 Carrera S and the Nissan GT-R, and what came out of the head to head test can be seen in the video posted below.

Ever wondered which is hotter out of the new Nissan GT-R and the new Porsche 911 Carrera S? Well the guys at Motor Trend have asked that question too and they’ve managed to answer it after putting the two sports cars head to head. If you’re on the edge of buying a new 911 Carrera S or a GT-R but you don’t know which one to get, click play the video posted below.

As a quick reminder, the 2013 Nissan GT-R is coming with a 3.8 liter V6 engine which is producing a total output of 545 horsepower and 627 Nm of torque (463 lb-ft). Prices for the new GT-R start at 96,820 USD in the United States. The Porsche Carrera S has a 3.8 liter engine which is developing 394 HP and 440 Nm of torque (324 lb-ft), enough to allow it to sprint from 0 to 60 mph (96 km/h) in 4.1 seconds or in 3.9 seconds with the SC package. The Nissan GT-R seems to be faster on paper, but is it?