Nissan North America is shifting into high gear for the upcoming International Z® Car Convention being held from August 5 to 9. In celebration of the company’s sports car heritage, Z® car owners and enthusiasts will display nearly 300 Nissan sports cars dating back to the early 1970s during the event. During the 27th annual convention, Nissan is offering a few limited tours of its design center in La Jolla, Calif., to give Z owners an exclusive, behind-the-scenes look into how iconic vehicles like the Nissan 370Z are born.
GT Academy Champion Steve Doherty proved he has what it takes to run at the front on wet or dry tracks in the Skullcandy Nissan Altima, as he took his third podium finish in four races in the Pirelli World Challenge Touring Car class Saturday at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.
Sometimes the toughest test of a race driver’s skill is at 60 mph, not at 160 mph. GT Academy Champions Steve Doherty and Bryan Heitkotter slipped, then gripped their way to a hard-earned podium finishes in today’s Pirelli World Challenge Touring Car (TC) class race at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.
In 1994, Steve Millen and the No. 75 Nissan 300ZX won the IMSA GTS class at the 24 Hour of Le Mans (including 5th place overall) and the 12 Hours of Sebring, along with the 1994 IMSA GTS Drivers' and Manufacturers' Championship.