There are some small changes of 2017 Nissan GT-R Black Edition from the previous model. Some of these are a silver-finish diffuser and new side air vents put next to the quad titanium exhaust tips that help the car’s performance with a newly redesigned rear bumper with NISMO styling. And the Y-spoke alloy wheels are lighter and stronger than before.
Overall, This car has a very high customer satisfaction rating and as a highly charged supercar, it is more affordable than most. Even the designers and engineers in Japan still marvel at the technology and driving pleasure this car provides. This car has to be driven to appreciate its greatness.
2017 Nissan GT-R Black Edition – Immaculate Design
The interior is a little different and makes the car more adaptable for the average everyday driver with a new dash, and a larger info and entertainment screen. The car includes a Nappa leather trim and acoustic windshield as well. As far as the sound system, the Bose sound system has been given a boost with subwoofers that were only previously available on the Egoist spec GT-R. The door speakers and woofers in the rear are now mounted on a solid aluminum panel. This helps reduce vibration and deliver more quality sound.
Let’s look at the some of the design of the car and the aerodynamics. At the front of the car, the 2017 Nissan GT-R Black Edition has a new matte chrome finish V-motion grille , which is larger than before and designed to increase the airflow without any additional drag and cool the engine. Also, the bonnet and the new front under spoiler are a little different. They both have been redesigned to deliver improved aerodynamics performance at high speeds and with better airflow.
At the center portion of the car, the slip along the lower portions of the side of the car are different to help reduce air drag being drawn from the bottom of the car. This helps stabilize the car at higher speeds and to counter lift. Also, which is quite impressive, the vehicle’s C-Pillars have been changed completely with the upper portion shaped to smooth out unwanted vertices created by the rear of the car.
2017 Nissan GT-R Black Edition – Engine Specs
As for the performance of the car, the 2017 Nissan GT-R Black Edition has a turbocharged 3.8-liter V6 engine with 565 hp and 467 pounds of torque. It has an AWD system with a six-speed automatic dual-clutch transmission system The GT-R has improved acceleration and reduced engine knock because of the increased boost in pressure and with the new ignition timing system. With that, the car can go from 0-60 in an amassing 2.9 seconds with a top speed of 196 mph with an improved acceleration of 3,200 rpm up in the mid-range with a maximum torque available across a larger range of the vehicle’s power-band.
2017 Nissan GT-R Black Edition – Release Date and Price
Nissan says that it is ready to offer four models of its 2017 Nissan GT-R Black Edition, with the Premium being the first one. Due to be released this fall, this car is getting more expensive at $111,558. This is basically an increase from last years model of about $8200. In the past, the titanium exhaust was an extra and only available in the GT-R Nismo but this newest version has the titanium exhaust as standard equipment. This increases the horsepower up to 565 which is 20 more than the previous years model.