Nissan unveiled the pair of new special-edition 2022 Nissan GT-R models for the Japanese market which are expected to be available for sale starting the second half of October. The new models are the updated versions of the Nissan GT-R.
As per the company, the production of GT-R all-new models will be limited to 100 units and the owners will be selected by ballot. The Premium Edition T-Spec and the Track Edition Engineered by Nismo T-Spec influence the new GT-R models.
The Nissan GT-R Premium Edition T-Spec gets updated with tweaked suspension, lighter and wider Rays alloy wheels. In addition, the model gets refinement in seats with model-specific stitching. On the other hand, the GT-R Track Editioned Engineered by Nismo T-Spec comes with reduced weight due to the use of a new carbon-fiber roof and boot lid.
Talking about the color availabilities, both the T-Spec models offer two new paint colors named Millennium Jade and Midnight Purple.
Power and Performance of the 2022 Nissan GT-R
The all-new Nissan GT-R models are mounted with a twin-turbocharged 3.8-liter V6 petrol engine that generates maximum power of 562 bhp in the Premium Edition model and 592 bhp in the Track Edition variant.
Both the T-Spec models are equipped with a four-wheel drivetrain and combined with a six-speed dual-clutch automatic gearbox.
As per the test drive, the Nissan GT-R accelerated from 0 to 60 mph in just 2.9 seconds. The powerful performance is supported by the adjustable suspension, rigid structure, and quick steering.
The all-new GT-R comes with a nicely appointed interior with standard features that include leather-and-suede-covered upholstery, heated front seats, dual-zone climate control, and much more.
The gt offers plenty of room space however, the rear seats accommodate small children only. Besides, the cubby storage is minimal with nothing more than large door pockets and a small center console bin.
The all-new models of the Nissan GT-R are equipped with an 8.0-inch touchscreen that is controllable with a rotary knob placed on the center console. It comes with standard infotainment and connectivity features including Apple CarPlay, Bose Audio System, built-in navigation, and much more.
The all-new Nissan GT-R will provide 16 mpg during the city ride and 22 mpg on the highway as per the EPA estimation. It has not been tested seriously to find out real-world mpg so, we need to wait for exact statistics.
The Nissan GT-R models come with various safety features like standard front and rear parking sensors however, customers won’t get any driver-assistance features.
2022 Nissan GT-R Technical Specifications
|Editions||Premium Edition T-Spec|
Track Edition Nismo T-Spec
|Engine||3.8-liter V6 petrol engine|
|Power||562 bhp (Premium Edition)|
592 bhp (Track Edition)
|Gearbox||6-speed dual-clutch automatic gearbox|
|Acceleration||0-60 mph in 2.9 seconds|
|Mileage||16 mpg (city), 22 mpg (highway)-EPA estimated|
The all-new Nissan GT-R models have been launched in the Japanese market with prices starting from US$140,000. The Premium Edition T-Spec comes with a starting price of US$144,000 whereas the Nismo T-Spec is priced starting at US$162,000.
|2022 Nissan GT-R models||2022 Nissan GT-R PRICE|
|Premium Edition T-Spec||Starting US$144,000|
|Nismo T-Spec||Starting US$162,000|
Warranty and Maintenance Coverage
The warranty and maintenance coverage offered by the Nissan GT-R is limited with a shorter timeframe. The majority of the rivals offer a warranty for four years or 50,000 miles but the GT-R provides a limited warranty that covers 3 years or 36,000 miles. The powertrain warranty covers 5 years or 60,000 miles however, customers won’t receive any complimentary scheduled maintenance.
Nissan GT-R History
The Nissan GT-R has been sold for 12 years and customers saw facelifts and 14 special-edition derivatives in that timeframe. The all-new 2022 Nissan GT-R is expected to be the final version of the car as it is planned for discontinuation.