In celebration of its rich sports car heritage, Nissan North America is hitting the highway for the 28th Annual International Z Car Convention (ZCon), hosted each year by the Z Car Club Association. The company is looking for Nissan enthusiasts and road warriors to join employees and VIPs for a 220-mile road trip from Nissan headquarters in Franklin, Tenn. to a Beale Street celebration in downtown Memphis.
Nissan returned from another successful Goodwood Festival of Speed (FoS) last night to hear the news that James Davison's #33 Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 had won the Pirelli World Challenge race at Road America.
Rounds 10-11 of the All Japan F3 Championship were held at the Okayama International Circuit last weekend where Nissan's #23 Mitsunori Takaboshi grabbed two consecutive victories, and #22 Lucas Ordóñez also achieved third place podium finishes in both races.
Nissan’s U.S.-based pro road racing teams had a weekend to remember at Road America (WI) and Watkins Glen (NY), taking three class wins and standing on a podium seven times overall. It was a stunning achievement, with all three racing teams taking home hardware on a single weekend.
Rain played a big role in Saturday's Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge (CTSCC) race at Watkins Glen International, but in the end Doran Racing's #14 Nissan 370Z driven by Brad Jaeger and B.J. Zacharias posted its second consecutive podium finish both in the series and in this race.
Nissan’s U.S.–based professional road racing teams have a rare twin bill this weekend, as both the Pirelli World Challenge series and the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge visit two of America’s prettiest and most challenging road racing circuits in North America.
The birth of the Nissan JUKE-R set a benchmark in 2011 as the world's first Crossover supercar, marrying Nissan's innovative JUKE with the engine and running gear from the legendary Nissan GT-R – the brand's flagship sportscar. Now, four years on, JUKE-R has been given an exciting upgrade to reflect the latest model of the JUKE coupled with even more power and bolder styling. Welcome the JUKE-R 2.0.
NISMO Athlete and 2014 Nissan GT Academy winner Nic Hammann kicks off his first racing season for Nissan in a big way, co-driving with Russian GT Academy champ Mark Shulzhitskiy in an RJN Nissan GT-R GT3 NISMO racer in the first-ever Blancpain Sprint Series event at Moscow Raceway in Russia July 3 to 4.