|GREEN LIGHT FOR SIXTH EDITION OF NISMO PLAYSTATION GT ACADEMY|
|◾Gran Turismo®6 gamers have the chance to become a Nissan NISMO racing driver
◾Previous GT Academy champions now racing in GP3 and Le Mans 24 Hours
PARIS AND LONDON – Nissan and Sony Computer Entertainment Europe have announced that gamer-to-real-racer competition the NISMO PlayStation® GT Academy returns for a sixth installment in 2014. Online qualifying on PlayStation's Gran Turismo®6 game begins on April 21.
The GT Academy competition has attracted over three million entries sin...[Read more...]|
|Rolls-Royce At The Dubai International Motor Show|
|◾Bespoke Celestial Phantom unveiled
◾446 diamonds extend car's Celestial theme
◾Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Dubai presents Phantom Coupé Chicane
◾Rolls-Royce Wraith makes Middle Eastern public debut
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars' Bespoke offering took centre stage at the Dubai International Motor Show with the unveiling of the Celestial Phantom, Alpine Trial Centenary Collection and Chicane Phantom Coupé.
The Celestial Phantom
This extraordinary motor car that first debuted at the Frankfu...[Read more...]|
|500-600 HP Now Available for 2014 C7 Corvette, Venom GT Debut at Dubai Motor Show|
|November 4, 2013 Sealy, Texas-Beneath the carbon-fiber hood of the seventh-generation Corvette Stingray throbs the most powerful base engine ever offered: the 455-bhp 6.2-liter LT1 V-8, a direct-injected aluminum powerplant that, amazingly, can launch you to 60 mph in just over 4 seconds yet still return up to 30 mpg on the highway. The power is certainly ample, but we at Hennessey are never content with stock levels and prefer nice round numbers...how does 500 or 600 horsepower at the cr...[Read more...]|
|Nissan Motor Company And Race Driver Keiko Ihara Sign Partnership Agreement To Promote Zero Emission Mobility|
|◾Nissan will sponsor Ihara, who races in the LMP2 class of the World Endurance Championships (WEC), and her Gulf Racing racecar that features a Lola chassis and Nissan engine
◾Ihara will act as an ambassador of zero emission mobility for Nissan
YOKOHAMA, Japan - Nissan Motor Company, Ltd., and Keiko Ihara, currently the only Japanese female driver competing in the World Endurance Championships (WEC) - the highest form of sports-car endurance racing in the world - have signed a partner...[Read more...]|
|GT Academy Program on a High at Nürburgring|
|As the number of European entries into the Nissan PlayStation GT Academy 2012 competition soared to well over 500,000 this weekend, two previous Academy graduates were demonstrating why the gamer-to-racer competition continues to grow in scale and reputation.
Both Lucas Ordoñez, the first ever winner of the innovative competition back in 2008, and Briton Jann Mardenborough, 2011 winner, were in action behind the wheel of two very real Nissan GT-Rs at Germany's famous Nürburgring over the wee...[Read more...]|