Nissan is world’s renowned car manufacturing company known for manufacturing best Sedans, SUVs, Minivans and sporty cars. Skyline is one such creation of this company which was in great demand and captured its potential market within first few months of its launch. The company always offer exceptional designs, remarkable safety and comfort features and never disappoints its fans.
History of Nissan Skyline GT
Nissan Skyline was launched some 45 years back, the car became so popular that it got a nickname ‘Godzilla’ and was driven by buyers of all age groups. After spending a decade in manufacturing Skyline, the company decided to move in a different direction and came up with a innovative and trendy Skyline GT. In 1989 the company ruled the automobile market with its out class Nissan Skyline GT. It won several awards and honors and one of the most prestigious award that this car won is ‘ Japan Touring Car Group A Champion’.
The Nissan Skyline GT gave its ravishing appearance on Japan Grand Prix held in 1964, the car grab the attention of sports vehicle lovers and succeeded in defeating its competitor. The Nissan Skyline 200GT was no less than its immediate competitor Porsche 904 Carrera GTS.
After the success of its first launch the Company launched several upgrades in the GT-Series. The Nissan vehicles specially Skyline GT earned great popularity among kids and youngsters. The reason is , a number of video games developing companies used the Nissan Skyline GT cars prototype. Besides that most of the action movies uses this versatile and sporty vehicle therefore after being used by celebrities it became one of the most demanded car.
The Launch of GT-R:
The Nissan Skyline GT series car was apple of one’s eye in the sports car and racing domain, the GT-R series of Skyline which were debuted in 1969 , ruled the sports car chunk till 1981 with its astonishing safety, fast to furious speed and extremely optimized performance.
The later more upgraded and advanced models like R33(1993-1998) and R34(1999-2002) were offered with speed and fuel consumption optimization. The Company won the hearts of its fans by launching LHD range in the GT-R series. The buyers are never disappointed by Nissan Skyline GT-R cars and have always got what they require.
Upgraded and Amplifying- Nissan Skyline GT-R:
The 2009 Nissan Skyline GT-R is the most exotic looking sporty vehicle which tempts the buyer at first sight. The transmission is 6 Speed DSG Manual, 4 Wheel Disc – 15 in. Front and Rear brakes, a displacement of 3.8 liters. This super vehicle is the first car by Nissan company which was launched in the United States and became extremely popular in the sports category.
The GT-R runs magically faster, it gives 0-60 MPH in 2.9 seconds and the top speed is 169 MPH. It is said to be the best buy under 100,000$, what a luxury one can get in the sports car category. It is truly said that the Nissan Skyline GT-R is worth the money paid and deserves to be driven at least once in the lifetime.