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Video: Godzilla versus the Ducati 1098 superbike

Ducati 1098 versus Nissan GT-R – Click above to watch the video after the break

REPORT: Nissan GT-R class action suit over transmission failures settled

It was nearly a year ago when we reported on a NAGTROC forum user getting hit with a $20,000 bill to replace his toasted transmission after using Launch Control (LC1) on his GT-R. In time for the second model year of the car, Nissan first dropped Launch Control, then they decided to include

2009 Nissan GT-R to get 5-hp bump and tweaks in Japan

Click above for a high-res gallery of the 2009 Nissan GT-R (U.S.-spec)

Nissan attempting to reduce markups on GT-R orders

Pre-orders for the 2009 Nissan GT-R have already begun, with 691 certified dealers across the US ready to service the new offering. The expected sales volume is in the range of 2,500 vehicles for the first year and 1,500 anually after that. Do the math and you'll see the equation adds up to limited consumer availability. Mix that with high demand and you know that markups f

Top Gear totally smitten with Nissan GT-R

The platitudes keep pouring in for the 2009 Nissan GT-R. Bill Thomas from Top Gear produced our favorite write up by far right before Christmas in which he pits the GT-R against its arch nemesis, the Porsche 911 Turbo, on the back roads of Germany before attacki

Inside Line performance tests the Nissan GT-R. Oh yes, it's very fast.

The Inside Line gang has just returned from Japan, where they performed instrumented testing on Japanese journo Jun Nishikawa's privately-owned 2009 Nissan GT-R. The test car had 1,500 km on the clock and was equipped the same way the US-spec cars will be. Boy, did it ever bring the goods. Zero to sixty came in 3.3 seconds, and the quarter mile flashed by in 11.6 at 120.9 mph. This, according to Inside Line, makes the '09 GT-R the quickest car that they've ever hooked their test equipment to. So

Nissan GT-R - Too fast to race?

click above image for a great gallery from the 2007 NISMO Festival