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Nissan announces return to Le Mans with Signature LMP2

by Noah Joseph (RSS feed) on Feb 10th, 2011 at 5:59PM

Signature Nissan LMP2 – Click above for high-res image gallery Could this be the first encouraging sign of Japanese automakers returning for international motor racing? The past few years saw such giants as Toyota and Honda pulling out of Formula One and Subaru withdrawing from the World Rally Championship – their places taken up by rivals from outside Japan and independent privateer teams. But now Nissan has announced plans to return to Le Mans and its associated series with a new LMP2 program. The effort involves Nissan providing Nismo-tuned VK45V8 engines to Signature. The... Read More

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