gt-r

Tuning Like It’s 1999

Moral was low, and in our desperation we sought out and bought into every last rumor that automotive publications and the odd blog were throwing around at the time. We lived in hope and anticipation,

Red Rock Redemption: The Las Vegas Hakosuka

Simply put, some cars are more special than others. Many are quite special to a few, and a few are a little bit special to many. Then, there are the rare holy grail type cars, the ones that appeal to

A Spontaneous Sunday Hunting In Indonesia

With my weekend schedule freed up due to the cancellation of the ICEMOD (Indonesia Car Enthusiast & Modifications) event, a new goal was set: hunting out Indonesian car culture. There was no real

Nissan envisions car-themed esports gaming chairs

Nissan's connection to gaming might extend beyond the occasional car in a racing sim. The automaker has joined with FaZe Clan and OpTic Gaming to design a trio of "esports gaming chairs" themed around

Nissan envisions car-themed esports gaming chairs

Nissan's connection to gaming might extend beyond the occasional car in a racing sim. The automaker has joined with FaZe Clan and OpTic Gaming to design a trio of "esports gaming chairs" themed around

Godzilla In Germany: An R32 GT-R At The N24 Classic

Imported from Japan to the UK, I present you Jason and Louise Kennedy’s tribute to the ’92 Tooheys 1000 Bathurst winner, a stunning R32 Nissan Skyline GT-R that’s clearly not being babied in the

Test Drive: 2020 Nissan GT-R NISMO

Great grip, linear steering and a spooky-good automated manual gearbox The 2020 Nissan GT-R NISMO is likely the brand’s last GT-R to run on gas, and it’s also likely the very best. The car is the

Night Of Legends: 7’s Day NYC

It seems like just yesterday we were looking forward to Tokyo Auto Salon while most of our cars were in hibernation. That’s especially true for those of us who reside in the Northeast. Our vehicles

Unlim 500+: Russia, Modified Supercars & An Airfield

The event has a rule that dedicated race cars can’t take part; all professional speed-seekers take part in the Russian Drag Racing Championship instead. Unlim 500+ is about bringing your Koenigsegg or

The GT-Rs of South African Hillclimbs

GT-Rs perform well in multiple forms of racing, but are they the ultimate hillclimb machines? Since the launch of the original 2000 GT-R in 1969, the various GT-R models released by Nissan have become

Why Do We Love Hillclimbs So Much?

There are so many different genres of motor racing, so what makes hillclimb events different? Motorsport really is a vast ocean of variety, isn’t it? Firstly, you have traditional circuit racing,

A Typical Thursday At Wörthersee

This is the town of Velden-am-Wörthersee on a Thursday in May of 2019. There’s nothing formal, there’s nothing organised, it’s just a gathering of like minded people who happened to be in the area at

A Small Outing With The Skylines Of Malaysia

It seems like no matter where you are on the planet, an affinity for Skylines (and in particular GT-Rs) can be found. Having spent the last five years of my life living in Japan and more recently

Waging War At The GT-R Challenge

When was the last time you spent a weekend surrounded by 1,000hp+ street-driven cars bashing their rev limiters? Don’t feel bad if your recreational time has been somewhat horsepower deficient,

Chasing Low-Eights On A Rural Runway

When’s the last time you spent a weekend surrounded by street driven 1000-horsepowered cars bashing the rev limiter? Don’t feel bad if you’re recreational time has been somewhat horsepower deficient.

Next Nissan GT-R to likely feature hybridization and autonomous driving

By Jonathon RamseyThe first- and second-generation Nissan GT-R sold for four years, from 1969 to 1973. The R32 to R34 generations covered 13 years, from 1989-2002. The current R35 generation, already

Finding Four-Door Inspiration At The R34 Meet

Things have really come full circle for me attending the annual R34 Day meet – hosted by Shaft Auto Service – at Fuji Speedway. The past couple of times I’ve covered this event, I arrived in a rental

Nissan GT-R 50th Anniversary Edition Debuts in New York

Generally, when most folks turn 50, they throw themselves a party and reflect on their first five decades while musing about aging gracefully. The Nissan GT-R might not be renting the community hall

We Took A Nismo GT-R To A Car Rally

This is how it should always be, but when real life factors into it, getting away for one on one time with your car becomes a significant challenge. But then again, sometimes, all you need is a good

Track-Prepped & Itasha Style: Garage Drydock’s R32 GT-R

The aesthetic caught my eye, but more importantly it appeared to be set up properly. J was quick to corroborate my assumption, sharing that it’s “a performance car first, but we’ve always been geeks