Tag: Nismo


GT Academy's First Winner, Lucas Ordonez, Parts Company With Nissan

The first ever winner of GT Academy, Lucas Ordonez, has announced on social media that he is to leave the Nissan family. Spaniard Ordonez won the first round of the… Read More »

Is the Nissan GT-R Nismo About to Star in a GT Sport Special Edition?

It’s safe to say that there’s a little bit of a love affair going on between Polyphony Digital and the Nissan GT-R. The R32 Skyline variant of the GT-R is… Read More »

Nissan Turns Over a New Leaf, Adds Nismo Power (Sort Of)

If you think of the least sporty cars on the planet, it won’t be long before you reach the Nissan Leaf. The heavy and dumpy looking electric vehicle was not… Read More »

Matthew Simmons Back with Nismo for 2017 Blancpain GT Series

Blancpain GT Series Mar 13, 2017 by Matej

The Australian GT Academy athlete is returning to the Blancpain GT Series with Nismo.

Jann Mardenborough Drives the Legendary Nissan R92CP

Car Culture 13 Feb 16, 2017 by Matej

Watch famous GT Academy graduate taking the shockingly fast Group C car for a spin at Fuji Speedway.

Nissan Confirms 2017 Bathurst 12H Lineup

Motorsports 4 Jan 18, 2017 by Kyle Patrick

The Nismo outfit is heading back to Australia, with a two-car team aiming at overall victory.

The Top 5 Racing Pet Peeves, as Told by GT Academy Drivers

Familiar GT Academy alumni touch on some of the less-glamorous aspects of racing.

GT Academy Team RJN Scores Podium in Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup Finals

Motorsports 2 Sep 22, 2016 by Matej

Nismo athletes have brought new achievement into GT Academy portfolio at the popular German circuit.

GT Academy 2016 North Africa and Philippines Finalists Announced

GT Academy 16 Sep 10, 2016 by Matej

The first dozen hand-picked finalists will be going wheel-to-wheel at the International Race Camp at Silverstone next month.

PWC at Mid-Ohio: Parente Extends Lead, Heitkotter Nabs Podium Finish

Motorsports 2 Aug 4, 2016 by Kyle Patrick

With Rounds 14 & 15 in the bag, the hunt for the championship heats up heading into the final quarter of the season.

Acura Dominates Pirelli World Challenge Rounds at Road America

Motorsports 1 Jun 29, 2016 by Kyle Patrick

The record-setting RealTime Racing team sweeps the weekend in Wisconsin.

Pirelli World Challenge May Review: Cadillac Chokehold Curtailed

The top of the standings saw plenty of changes last month, while the Nissan crew remain steady.

Pirelli World Challenge April Review: Pre-Canada Consistency

Motorsports 1 May 10, 2016 by Kyle Patrick

Checking in on Bryan Heitkotter & Co during the series breather, before the only race set to take place outside US borders.

GT Academy 2016 Launch Event in Egypt Hints at Format Change

It’s looking like another year of changes for GT Academy, and we’re not just talking about the Nissan Sunny…

Nissan Begins Blancpain Defense With Paul Ricard Test

GT Academy Team RJN continue their development programme with the GT-R NISMO GT3 as the racing season rapidly approaches.

NISMO Focuses on GT Academy in 2016 Motorsport Ad

Motorsports 16 Mar 11, 2016 by Kyle Patrick

It looks like the annual competition will return this year, if a recent promotional video is anything to go by

Nissan Announces Motorsport Programmes for 2016

The Japanese racing powerhouse announces a packed calendar for the upcoming season, as they aim to defend a tally of nine international championships.

Darren Cox Leaves Nissan - What's the Future for GT Academy?

One of the creators and biggest supporters of GT Academy moves on, but will the famous gamer-to-racer program survive?

Eurosport's "Back to Basics" Takes In-Depth Look at GT Academy Program

GT Academy Oct 26, 2015 by Jordan Greer

A new 20-part series on Eurosport goes behind-the-scenes of the GT Academy program.

GT Academy's Wolfgang Reip Wins Blancpain Endurance Series PRO Driver's Championship

Motorsports 7 Sep 21, 2015 by Jordan Greer

A GT Academy champion takes home the trophy in the biggest GT championship in the world – the Blancpain Endurance Series.