Gamer-turned racer smashes supercar record at Goodwood

June 30, 2014 • Motorsport, News • Views: 1667

GAMER-TURNED racer Jann Mardenborough smashed the supercar record for the Goodwood Hillclimb in a Nissan GT-R NISMO ‘Time Attack’ in Saturday afternoon’s Michelin Supercar run at the Festival of Speed. GT Academy winner Mardenborough, whose only race experience until winning the Nissan

Nissan wows the crowds at Goodwood Festival of Speed

June 30, 2014 • Featured Slider, Motorsport • Views: 2691

NISSAN wowed the crowds at the Goodwood Festival of Speed with an action-packed schedule of attractions. Tens of thousands of spectators flocked to the brand’s eye-catching stand over the course of the world-famous event and they weren’t disappointed. First came the unveiling of the stunning

Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 at 2014 Nurburgring 24 Hours

June 23, 2014 • Motorsport • Views: 2157

GT Academy graduate Florian Strauss shone at the Nurburgring 24 Hours in the number 80 GT-R NISMO GT3 finishing 14th in class. The youngster, who has only been racing for nine months, had to step up to the challenge of eight hours in the hot seat after team mate Lucas Ordonez was struck down with

All-star Nissan drivers at Nurburgring and British GT

June 18, 2014 • Motorsport • Views: 1449

NISSAN heads “home” this weekend to the Nurburgring – the scene of the manufacturer’s volume production lap record and the track where the GT-R is developed.   With an all-star international team of drivers competing in Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3s, this is Nissan’s biggest

Groundbreaking weekend for the Nissan ZEOD RC

June 12, 2014 • Motorsport • Views: 1491

NISSAN will take innovation to another level this weekend as its groundbreaking ZEOD RC car takes to the race track at Le Mans. Based out of the famed Garage 56, designated for the cars looking to push boundaries at the legendary 24 hour race, Nissan’s hybrid race car will put the manufacturer on

Hoy and Buncombe achieve highest result at Silverstone

June 2, 2014 • Motorsport • Views: 1362

SIR Chris Hoy and Alex Buncombe achieved their highest position this season in the No.80 Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 at Silverstone this weekend. The duo finished a strong seventh place in the three-hour British GT race at Silverstone. The race started brilliantly when Hoy made a move that took him from

Nissan continues to #eatsleepRACErepeat into June and beyond

May 30, 2014 • Motorsport • Views: 1139

NISSAN’S intensive schedule of racing continues unabated this week with the Silverstone round of the British GT Championship and the Le Mans Test Day taking place on Sunday. The race at Silverstone is the only three-hour event in the British GT Championship and will be the first real

Nissan GT Academy RJN take Pro-Am victory at Silverstone

May 26, 2014 • Motorsport, News • Views: 1465

NISSAN GT Academy Team RJN celebrated after grabbing a Pro-Am race victory at Silverstone in the Blancpain Endurance Series at the weekend. The current title-holders went into this year’s championship with a new team, made up of the No.80 Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 of Nissan regular Alex Buncombe,