Nissan Juke Nismo

November 29, 2011 at 10:13 am

Nismo, as you know, is Nissan’s in-house tuning arm. They are planning to expand business and launch more models and they begin with this, the Nismo version of the Juke crossover. The car is aimed at a car-loving audience looking for a car that reflects an edgy personality, Juke Nismo Concept magnifies the standard car’s unique mix of compact car agility, coupé-like responses and SUV strength. So it gets a tweaked powertrain, a heavily revised exterior, and a fancy interior with sport elements. The chassis is also upgraded to cope with the extra sportiness and speed. It is a very interesting prospect, this mix of sport and practicality. Finished in signature Nismo colours of pearl white with red highlights, the [...]

Nissan Nismo Announced 2011 Motorsport Plan

February 14, 2011 at 8:21 pm

Nissan and its in-house performance and motorsport arm NISMO released detailed calendar of the 2011 season. As always, it includes full participation in SUPER GT series, GT500 class, which is the highest level in Japanese domestic motorsports, with the Nissan GT-R. In addition, Nissan will again provide technical support to private teams through NISMO, competing with a total of 4 Nissan GT-Rs in the FIA GT1 World Championship in its second year. Nissan will also support customer customer programs and driver development plans, and pursue FIA GT1 championship while providing engine for the LMP2 car of French Signature Le Mans racing team. Here’s details of the mentioned plans: 1. SUPER GT · Vehicles: The R35 model NISSAN GT-R will take [...]