Nissan Unveils GT-R Nismo GT500 Race Car

Nissan has unveiled the GT-R Nismo GT500, a race car developed to compete in next year's GT500 class of the Japanese Super GT Series.
2014 Nissan GT-R Nismo GT500 1 photo
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Designed to comply with the competition's new regulations, which will be similar to those applied to the German Touring Car Championship (DTM), the GT-R Nismo GT500 will be showcased at te Round 5 of the Super GT Series at Suzuka this weekend.

In addition, the track-ready vehicle will also be displayed and raced at the Nismo Festival, on December 1, at the Fuji Speedway in Japan. Further details about the new Nissan GT-R Nismo GT500, including participating teams in 2014 Super GT Series, will be announced at a later date.

In related news, Nissan's new race car will be battling Honda's NSX Concept-GT and Lexus' LF-CC-based vehicle, both of which were revealed earlier this week, in the 2014 Super GT Series.
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