The actual Nissan GT-R – car-survivor: he made his debut back in 2007, so is now 13 years old. Rumors about the preparation of the next generation appear regularly, but specifics about this little. In a recent interview with Automotive News, chief operating officer of Nissan Ashwani Gupta told that the wait for a new generation of long.
According to Gupta, the company is in the process of a massive upgrade of the model range in the United States. It concerns including the GT-R. the New flagship sports car to appear in 2023.
Also the representative of the Japanese brand said that Nissan is considering the possibility of installing a hybrid powertrain that optimizes the performance, clarifies the portal drom.ru. She will be able to recuperate kinetic energy, and then to put it on the acceleration. Similar technology is used in sports prototype GT-R LM Nismo LMP1-H used in Le Mans.
It is noteworthy that both statements contradict some of last year’s rumors. In particular, a year ago it was reported that the current Nissan GT-R can stay on the line until 2027.
It is likely that what is happening inside Nissan’s changes have led to the fact that the new GT-R decided to shift to an earlier date. Although the deep crisis in the company and does not favor increasing investment in the development of “fashion” models.