Intro: Nissan pulled out all the stops with the 2011 GT-R high-performance sports car. Melding a high-power turbocharged V6 with an amazing all wheel drive system, the GT-R is truly astounding in both straight-line performance and handling capabilities.
Features: The GT-R's 4-passenger interior is geared towards the involved driver. On the 7-inch monitor, the standard navigation system takes a back seat to the driver information tools, which provide in-depth data on acceleration, braking, handling, and fuel efficiency.
Performance: The GT-R is powered by a twin-turbo 3.8-liter V6, sending 485 horsepower through a 6-speed direct shift gearbox controlled by steering wheel mounted paddle shifters. Power is sent to Nissan's advanced all wheel drive system that is rear-biased under normal driving conditions, but can send up to 50% of power to the front wheels when extra traction is needed.
Fuel Economy: Fuel economy for the GT-R is as follows:
Pricing/Warranty: Base MSRP for the 2011 Nissan GT-R is $84,060 in its lone trim. The GT-R is backed by a 5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty.
Summary: With breathtaking power, responsive handling, and aggressive race inspired styling, the Nissan GT-R is a sports car for enthusiasts who want to put the driving experience first, while putting everyone else, in the rear view mirror.