It was pretty short notice.. it seemed like this year’s event was a little last-minute.. but it went OK nonetheless. Mike actually asked me to go just to check it out and snap some pics.. to be honest, I wasn’t all that excited. I told him if there was no drifting, then there’d be nothing… Read More 2008 IDRC International Finals
[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