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Nissan’s driver line-up for Bathurst 12 Hour defence confirmed

Nissan today confirmed their driver line-up for the Bathurst 12 Hour defence. The team will consist of former V8 Supercars champion Rick Kelly, partnering with Katsumasa Chiyo and GT Academy winner, Florian Strauss. The trio will drive the a Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 at the iconic Mt Panorama circuit, where …

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On-board the Nissan GT-R GT500 with GT Academy Champ [video]

In this exclusive video, ride with GT Academy champion and Nissan Nismo Athlete Lucas Ordóñez in his D’Station Nissan GT-R GT500 Super GT race car as he blasts around the famous Fuji Speedway in Japan. Watch Ordóñez fly past everything from tour buses and Japan-market Nissan Notes, to the GT-R …

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Nismo Festival 2015 puts on a treat for Nissan fans

The 18th annual NISMO Festival was held on the weekend at Fuji Speedway in Oyama, Japan. Over 30,000 Nissan race fans were drawn to the event this year, getting up close and personal with historic and current Nissan and Nismo models, even with the cars travelling at speed. Held towards …

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Nissan Patrol gets the Nismo Touch

Nissan has just launched their new Patrol Nismo Edition in the United Arab Emirates as a celebration for the newly introduced Nismo brand in the region. The Nismo Patrol is a first for Nissan which has traditionally only offered Nismo on their sportier tier of vehicles. The new Patrol boasts …

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Nissan Nismo models to arrive in 2016?

Nissan Australia is fast tracking the process of bringing Nismo models to Nissan showrooms Down Under. Richard Emery, director of Nissan Australia, confirmed this week the company is closer than ever to securing the complete range of Nismo-tuned performance models. While still some time away from local launch, Nissan Australia …

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Nissan GT-R wins 2015 Bathurst 12 Hour

The Nissan GT-R has taken another significant victory at Mount Panorama after scoring a dramatic victory in the 2015 Bathurst 12 Hour yesterday. After a race full of drama, crashes and Safety Cars, Japanese driver Katsumasa Chiyo passed an Audi R8 and a Bentley Continental GT on the penultimate lap …

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Nissan unveils front-drive GT-R LM Nismo Le Mans racer

Nissan has unveiled its Le Mans challenger, the Nissan GT-R LM NISMO, the car that will take on the best in the world in the race to glory at the Le Mans 24 Hours. In a bold move, the Japanese manufacturer has interpreted the sport’s technical regulations in an innovative …

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Nissan at the 2015 Tokyo Auto Salon

The 2015 Tokyo Auto Salon kicks off this weekend and Nissan is using the auto show to showcase its racing activities with a range of Nismo-tuned championship cars and their road going versions. Taking centre stage is this Nismo Nissan GT-R SuperGT which competes in the GT500 class. Parked alongside …

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Tasty Nissan Pulsar Nismo concept debuts in Paris

The tasty Nissan Pulsar Nismo concept made its official global debut at the 2014 Paris Motor Show. Based on the European market Pulsar hatch and created as a vision of a sporting flagship for the European Pulsar range by Nismo, the hot hatch features a bold styling kit and aero-optimised body. …

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