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Nissan GT-R Nurburgring Record Update

April 17, 2009 Comments off

Nissan GT-R Laps Nurburgring in 7:27

Nissan’s success at the Nurburgring resounded throughout the motoring world today. With the goal of beating their previous best laptime set in April 2008 achieved the team is seen here celebrating. You can also see in this above photograph the actual car that was used in setting the laptime, a base model, Silver, Japanese specification car shod with SpecV wheels and Dunlop tires.

While the dust was settling on that achievement though the team was back out the next day trying again for a better time in the base model car. It was not to be however and the session was unfortunately rained out before a serious attempt at bettering 7:27.56 could be made.

Check the press release on this from Nissan after the jump…

Photos: Nissan

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