2014 Nissan GT-R [w/video] Review – Autoblog

2014 Nissan GT-R [w/video]

Chasing The Legend

2014 Nissan GT-R

Posted Jul 11th 2013 11:57AM

Vital Stats

Twin-Turbo 3.8L V6
545 HP / 463 LB-FT
6-Speed DCT
0-60 Time:
2.7 Seconds (est.)
Top Speed:
193 MPH
All-Wheel Drive
Curb Weight:
3,829 LBS
8.8 CU-FT
16 City / 23 HWY
Base Price:
As-Tested Price:

There are only a handful of vehicles in existence that can change you
permanently – ones that have the power to rewire your concept of speed
to fit their definition. Some five years after the Nissan GT-R
legally touched down here in the US for the first time, the coupe is
still bending perceptions of what it means to be a supercar in the
modern age. For 2014, engineers reworked the GT-R’s twin-turbocharged
3.8-liter V6 engine for more power, tweaked the transmission and
massaged the suspension for ever more speed. Yes, that’s right, I said more speed.

The changes have sharpened one of the best performance buys on the
market into a weapons-grade track assault vehicle that just so happens
to be street legal. More than ever, this is a car that rankles
established supercar players with names like Lamborghini, Ferrari and Porsche, and does so with a Nissan badge on the hood.

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