Nissan is preparing its brand new 2017 Nissan GT-R. It was caught during its testing and from what we’ve seen, this iconic car will show many changes.
Design of exterior and improvements
2017 Nissan GT-R is going to be truly amazing. First of all, it will show innovations under its hood. Now, it is going to be offered with new hybrid powertrain. Looking from the outside, it will get some refreshments and it will be more appealing to the costumers. Its new design will help it improve its aerodynamics, but also general performance of the vehicle. According to the latest rumors, it will be also lighter because of the usage of lightweight materials such as carbon fiber and aluminum. Its new design is inspired by the Nissan Vision Gran Turismo Concept. It will look powerful, aggressive and very attractive. The front end of the vehicle will be redesigned and it will be look handsome. It will get revised grille and new headlamps in a shape of boomerang. Lights will be equipped with new LED technology. Looking from the side, new Nissan will look lower than before.
Interior and technology
Inside, 2017 Nissan GT-R is expected to be slightly refreshed as well. It should also get black and red interior as the current model. The seats will get leather upholstery and will be comfortable. The cabin will be functional and nicely refreshed. As for the equipment, it is still not revealed what new features it will receive. However, we can reveal some of the standard equipment. Those are navigation, power windows, locks and mirrors, Bose audio system, Bluetooth, and so on.
2017 Nissan GT-R engine
We cannot say for sure what types of engines will power the new 2017 Nissan GT-R. It could get the current 3.8-liter V6 engine. This engine is able to make 545 horsepower and 463 pound-feet of torque. Latest rumors claim that it will get new V8 turbocharged engine and that it will be a hybrid which will be more powerful. We believe that the new engine will be able to produce even 700 horses. Unfortunately, we can’t say nothing more since the official information is still unknown.
Release date and price
2017 Nissan GT-R won’t hit the market before the end of 2016 or even sometime during 2017. Speaking of the price, it is expected to be in a range from $150,000-$200,000.