Nissan Concept 2020 Vision Gran Turismo – the next GT-R generation

October 5, 2014 at 11:15

Japanese carmaker introduced a virtual super car Concept 2020 Vision Gran Turismo for the Gran Turismo 6 anniversary. Before the car was seen only in this videogame. But Nissan decided to take some features from it for its next R36 GT-R generation.
Producers themselves indirectly confirmed these rumors, with the announcement that this concept will start a new chapter in the Nissan history. GT-R will become a hybrid and will become more powerful and fast, and will compete with the more prestigious and expensive models than ever before.

The impressive Nissan Concept 2020 Vision Gran Turismo pic

The impressive Nissan Concept 2020 Vision Gran Turismo pic

Virtual super car has been created by young designers from the Nissan London design studio, with the support of experts and technical center of the brand from the Japanese city of Atsugi. Under the hood, they installed a new generation of twin-turbo V-shaped 3.8-liter six-cylinder engine. Also the driver will have a still quite powerful electric motor at his disposal. As a result, the total capacity of power segment will make 784 hp. A new advanced eight-speed transmission will be equipped in the car.

The super car Concept 2020 Vision Gran Turismo pic

The super car Concept 2020 Vision Gran Turismo pic

The specialists of the engineering department of the Williams team, which is taking a part in Formula1, are participating in the development of the hybrid power system. A concept car is expected to debut at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show and, if everything goes well, we will see the new GT-R in early 2018.

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