Nissan auto brand has unveiled the 2020 version of their iconic Nissan GT-R R35 and introduced updates to its variants and special edition versions of the car. The Nissan GT-R R35 was first released in December of 2007 making this one of the longest-running car -models for the company.
It may be 12 years old but the design still stays true and fresh and performance updates keep it up to par with current rivals in the same market.
The 2020 Nissan GT-R Premium serves as the marque’s base model. It has been updated with a new turbo, rear exhaust, and an all-new 20” wheels design. It Still creates the same amount of power and torque at 565hp and 633Nm respectively. The Premium model can be had for USD 115,235 (Php 5,893,175.52)
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The 2020 Nissan GT-R Premium is upgraded with new tweaks
The Nismo version of the 2020 GT-R has also been updated with new turbochargers, gearbox and engine optimizations.
The driver and passenger are treated to lightweight Recaro Seats which is appropriate as you need to be held to your seats tightly as the car is propelled by a 600hp and 652Nm torque engine capable of bringing you to 100 km/h from a standstill in 2.5 seconds.
You can rest assured of stopping power as you have 16” carbon-ceramic brakes up front and 15” of the same in the back and 20-inch RAYS wheels. The Nismo edition is sold for USD 212,435 (Php 10,867,218.64).
The Nissan GT-R Nismo Version is at the top of the GT-R Food Chain
For those who wish to have even more exclusivity, there’s also the limited edition Track edition that is similar to the Nismo but saves even more weight featuring a stiffer suspension, carbon fiber body panels and vents to further improve brake cooling and special edition Recaro Seats.
Being a track-ready machine, top speed is rated at 334 kph and can reach a quarter-mile in a little under 11 seconds. You can get the Nissan GT- R Track Edition for USD 147,235 (Php 7,529,671.52).
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Weight saving and Carbon Fiber Panels adorn the 2020 Nissan GT-R Track Edition
Finally, you have the GT-R 50th Anniversary edition that celebrates the car’s legacy by featuring special colors and livery it has a 2 tone interior available in Blue with White stripes, Silver with White Stripes and White with Red strips.
The same engine gas the premium edition. The 50th Anniversary Edition starts at USD 123,735 (Php 6,329,725.79).
The 2020 Nissan GT-R 50th Anniversary Edition celebrates 50 years of Godzilla
If you were expecting an all-new Nissan GT-R you might be a bit disappointed. Nissan is still in the pre-design process as they are fielding surveys from current GT-R fans on what they want to see in the all-new model.
Research and development on an all-new vehicle can take time, but the R35 model has been such a success for the company I can totally understand why they want to keep the current model as long they can possibly.
The R35 model has been such a success for the company
What do you think about the 2020 Nissan GT-R R35? If you had the money to afford, would you still buy it? Make sure to follow Philkotse.com for all the updates, news and car reviews for your favorite cars!
Know more about Nissan GT-R 2023
The 2024 Nissan GT-R is a two-door, two-seater sports car. Its sole variant in the Philippines, the GT-R Premium, is priced at Php 12,445,000.
Under the hood, the 2024 GT-R uses a 3.8-liter twin-turbo V6 engine capable of making 562 horsepower and 637 Nm of torque. Power is sent to all four of its wheels via the ATTESA E-ETS all-wheel-drive system, and it uses a six-speed dual-clutch gearbox.
Size-wise, this sports car is 4,710mm long, 1,895mm wide, and 1,370mm in height. It also has a wheelbase length spanning 2,780mm, and a ground clearance of 110mm.
Locally, the Nissan GT-R competes against the Chevrolet Corvette, Ford Mustang, Audi R8, Porsche 911, BMW M5, etc.