As part of Nissan’s return to the LM P1 class at the Le Mans 24 Hour, the Japanese manufacturer will “draw back the curtain” on the technical secrets it takes to contest the world’s toughest endurance race.
A Pirelli World Challenge (PWC) race weekend that started with surprisingly strong pace and impressive qualifying times for the Always Evolving NISMO GT Academy GT-R team ended with one car damaged and the other penalized after on-track contact.
The Always Evolving NISMO GT Academy Nissan GT-Rs made their North American debut in rounds one and two of the 2015 Pirelli World Challenge earlier this month at Circuit of The Americas (COTA) in Austin. The team's managers were happy with the results.
The Doran Racing/GT Academy 370Z NISMOs placed fifth and sixth behind three dominant Camaro Z28s and a Porsche 911 after two and a half hours of racing at the 3.74-mile Sebring International Raceway in south central Florida.
Nissan scored big on Super Bowl Sunday in January with a dramatic 90-second commercial titled "With Dad." The commercial combined a touching storyline with the debut of future Nissan race and production vehicles. filmed. See the story boards, listen to interviews with the crew, and more.