Nissan is on the hunt for the racing drivers of tomorrow and will be bringing the final leg of qualifying for its pioneering GT Academy competition to Manchester Trafford Centre on 12th and 13th September 2015.
WINTON, Australia – Jack Daniel’s Racing Nissan Altima driver Rick Kelly says there will be no such thing as a home track advantage, as the V8 Supercars Championship moves to Winton Motor Raceway this weekend. With 2015 season testing regulations only allowing for a single private outing, the Victorian based Nissan Motorsport squad hasn’t visited … Continue reading Nissan: No home track advantage for Jack Daniel’s Racing at Winton Motor Raceway
Gran Turismo®6 players transcend virtual world to race in Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 race car GT Academy European, International, Middle East and North America winners put skills to the test in Dubai This January 9-10, four elite PlayStation® gamers take the ultimate step to real-world racing as they compete in the Hankook Dubai 24 Hours […]
Silverware for the No.35 Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 with Pro-Am podium at Paul Ricard No rest for championship-leading Nissan GT Academy Team RJN as the team heads to Spa LE CASTELLET, FRANCE, Sunday 29 June 2014: The Nissan squad of Katsumasa Chiyo (JAP), Stanislav Aksenov (RUS) and Miguel Faisca (POR) took third place in round […]
No.80 Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 crosses the line 14th in class after an eventful race No.30 Nissan entry retires during the night No.24 Schulze Motorsport GT-R of Kazanori Yamauchi takes 12th in class Fans kept at the heart of Nissan’s off-track activities with live streaming of race on NISMO.TV NURBURGRING, GERMANY, Sunday 22 June 2014: […]
LE MANS, France, Saturday, June 14, 2014: Nissan made history at Le Mans this morning with the revolutionary Nissan ZEOD RC recording the first ever all electric lap of Le Mans. GT Academy winner Wolfgang Reip was at the wheel as the ZEOD RC completed an entire 8.5-mile lap powered by a pair of 110 […]
TAKE A LOOK UNDER THE SKIN OF THE NISSAN ZEOD RC Unique look at the revolutionary electric prototype Crash test video revealed Electric lap of Le Mans up next on test day LONDON, UK, Wednesday, 21 May 2014: It features thousands of parts, brand new technology, has taken countless hours of design, engineering, construction and […]
TIM BELL RACING 370Z NISMO FASTEST NISSAN IN QUALIFYING IN SEBRING SEBRING, Florida – The Tim Bell Racing 370Z NISMO was the fastest Nissan in yesterday’s final practice before today’s Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge (CTSC) qualifying session. Driver Dane Cameron had a fast lap of 2:17.613 – good for fourth fastest around the 3.74 mile […]
Gamer takes ‘real’ step towards F1 17 Feb 2014 2011 GT Academy winner to compete in GP3 with Arden International after just two seasons of racing Mardenborough joins intensive driver development programme with Infiniti Red Bull Racing Nissan PlayStation GT Academy now confirmed as a genuine alternative route into professional motorsport LONDON, ENGLAND, Monday 17 […]
Inaugural Nissan PlayStation GT Academy winner first driver confirmed Spaniard graduates from test role to race driver Nissan ZEOD RC to become the first car to complete a racing lap of Le Mans on nothing but electric power LONDON, ENGLAND, Thursday, 6th February, 2013: Two-time Le Mans 24 Hours LM P2 podium finisher and […]
Nissan ready to race at Daytona International Speedway DAYTONA, Fla. – GT Academy 2011 champion Bryan Heitkotter has a history of strong qualifying laps during his Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge (CTSCC) career, and his first drive in the Skullcandy Nissan Altima almost netted him his fourth pole position. But a flurry of fast laps in […]
Nissan GT-R to race again at Bathurst after 22-year absence Nismo Global Exchange drivers to race together in Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 at Bathurst 12 Hours The Nissan GT-R will return to race at Bathurst, Australia next month with a strong squad of Nismo Global Exchange drivers, namely Rick Kelly, Wolfgang Reip, Katsumasa Chiyo and […]
G-Drive Racing storms to third win in 2013 FIA World Endurance Championship Mark Shulzhitskiy makes LM P2 debut in Shanghai The G-Drive Racing squad of Roman Rusinov, Mike Conway and John Martin executed another textbook victory today, winning the 6 Hours of Shanghai, the penultimate round of the 2013 FIA World Endurance Championship.
French GT team steps up from GT Tour to contest BES with JR Motorsports driver Jody Fannin. Fifth Nissan GT-R Nismo to compete in the Blancpain Endurance Series. Daventry, UK – Following the recent purchase of its JR Motorsports (JRM)-built Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 car for the French GT Tour championship, JMB Racing has confirmed […]
Nissan-powered cars took the top six positions in the LMP2 class of yesterday’s 6 Hours of Spa. The second round of the FIA World Endurance Championship is seen by the teams as the final rehearsal before next month’s Le Mans 24 Hours so a Nissan-powered podium is perfect preparation for a manufacturer who will supply […]
Start to the GT race season proves reliability and race-winning potential of the new 2013 Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 New 2013-spec GT-R debuts in FIA GT Series and British GT Championship season openers, claiming a podium and showing enviable sturdiness against race damage. Daventry, UK – Following a winter of extensive development, the 2013 Nissan […]
PROUDLY SOUTH AFRICAN NISSANS DOMINATE NISSAN SUGARBELT 400 OFF-ROAD RACE Hannes Grobler and Richard Leeke, driving their Proudly South African class T Nissan Hardbody, won the Nissan Sugarbelt 400 national championship off-road race near Pietermaritzburg on Saturday in a time of 6h 22m 47s. They were followed home in the 400-km event SA off-road championship, […]
Delta-ADR to run two G-Drive Racing Oreca LMP2 cars, powered by Nissan Nismo G-Drive Racing’s entry into the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) has been revealed as the Official Nissan Partner entry for 2013. Operated by Delta-ADR, the team will run two Russian G-Drive branded Oreca LMP2 cars, powered by Nissan Nismo, in the full […]
NISSAN LAUNCHES NEW ERA FOR NISMO AS GLOBAL PERFORMANCE ROAD CAR AND MOTORSPORT BRAND Redeveloped Global Headquarters in Yokohama heralds new era for Nismo Nismo to create a range of affordable performance Nissan models from small cars to flagship sports cars Juke Nismo is the first, followed by new 370Z Nismo New GT-R Nismo confirmed, […]
Nissan promises an exciting and expanded future motorsport program, led globally by Nismo Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn pledges a return to the Le Mans 24 Hours in 2014 with a pioneering Nissan race car incorporating electric technology Expansion is key to success as Nissan makes long-awaited return to Australia’s V8 Supercars Championship with a four-car […]
Veteran former South African champion Archie Rutherford won’t be short of in-car entertainment on the RFS 400, the opening round of The Donaldson Cross Country Championship, in the Magaliesburg on March 1 and 2. Singer and entertainer and former Idols winner Heinz Winckler will co-drive for Rutherford in the Imperial Automotive Racing Nissan Navara on […]
British GT Championship entry refused on grounds of anticipated pace of new recruits Nissan’s GT Academy Team RJN entry for a two-car assault on the British GT Championship has been refused as the drivers are “too fast” for the national Pro-Am category.
DAYTONA – The Nissan Altima Coupe of Lara Tallman and Vesko Kozarov posted the fastest time in the ST class at the morning practice session prior to today’s 1:45 EST start of the Continental Tire Challenge 250 at Daytona Motor Speedway. Kozarov was at the wheel when the car clocked an average speed of 101.59 […]