[photopress:nissan_skyline_vs_porsche_911_turbo.jpg,full,centered] It’s going to be the rivalry that is the topic of GTR discussion for the next few months since Nissan has publicly claimed that one of their objectives was to smoke the “benchmark” Porsche 911 Turbo. I’ve read differing reports, but apparently its already been done at Nurburgring in Germany. My friend Rich emailed… Read More Nissan Skyline R35 GT-R vs. Porsche 911 Turbo (Videos)
I was cruising Eric Hsu’s site and saw this pic. I jacked it, but I know Eric jacked it from somewhere too. In fact, if I know him as well as I think I know him, he would be proud I jacked it from him. Anyhow, if I was racing in Super GT, I’d be… Read More Nissan Skyline R35 GT-R Racecar!
[photopress:new_skyline_gtr.jpg,full,pp_image] 0-60 in 3.5 seconds 11.7 second quarter mile 192 MPH top speed 473 hp/433 lb-ft Autoweek has more information and pictures posted From what I’ve heard, when Nissan commissioned the design of the cylinder heads and block, the design spec specified that it must be able to handle 1,000 horesepower. With the stock configuration… Read More Japanese Supercar Comeback? The 2009 Nissan Skyline GTR
Rockstar/Nitto Nissan Silvia S15 Originally uploaded by arics I had the opportunity to go to the Formula Drift Finals this year on a DSport press pass. One cool thing that Formula Drift did this time was to limit “press vests” to magazines only. Meaning, if you weren’t there taking photos for a magazine, you don’t… Read More 2007 Formula Drift Finals @ Irwindale Speedway
I had the opportunity once again to head out to Long Beach to shoot some pics of drifting at the Formula Drift Streets of Long Beach season opener. For those who have never been to the event or even read about it, the event actually uses a portion of the actual Long Beach Grand Prix.… Read More Formula Drift: Streets of Long Beach 4.7.2007