2012 Nissan GT-R

Matt Tierney
Matt Tierney

2012 Nissan GT-R

Base price (with destination): $ 90,950
Price as tested: $ 91,230

Standard Equipment:
3.8-liter twin turbo V-6
Dual-clutch, paddle-shift 6-speed transmission
Rear transaxle
Independent double wishbone front suspension
Independent multilink rear suspension
Nissan/Brembo 6-piston front/4-piston rear brake calipers
Floating cross-drilled, vented brake rotors
20-in. forged aluminum wheels
Run-flat tires
Electronically-controlled shock absorbers
Driver configurable transmission, suspension & vehicle dynamic modes
Traction control
Tire pressure monitoring system
Vehicle dynamic control
Electronic brake force distribution
Vehicle security system
Tilt & telescopic steering wheel
Bose audio system
USB connectivity
Navigation w/7-inch color display
Dual zone climate control
High intensity discharge headlights
Integrated flush-mounted door handles

Options on this vehicle:
Carpeted GT-R logo floor mats- $280

Key options not on vehicle:
Super silver paint- $3000
Cold weather package- $0
Rearview monitor- $600
GT-R multipurpose bag (!) - $190

Fuel economy:
16/23/19 mpg

3.8-liter twin-turbo V-6
Horsepower: 530 hp @ 6400 rpm
Torque: 448 lb-ft @ 5200 rpm

All-wheel drive

Dual-clutch, paddle-shift 6-speed transmission

Curb weight: 3829 lb

20-in. forged aluminum wheels 20" x 9.5" +45mm offset (front), 20" x 10.5" +25mm offset (rear)
255/40ZRF20 (front)
285/35ZRF20 (rear)

Competitors: Porsche 911, Chevrolet Corvette Z06, Jaguar XKR

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