Nissan GT-R is without a doubt the most passionate of the brand nippon. The past Salon New York was presented to your face wash that it came with important news. An exterior appearance to something more aggressive, a power increase for its V6 engine and more quality to his cabin were some of the measures applied. Now the japanese manufacturer presents the GT-R Drone, in honor of his sports.
This drone racing is one of the drones FPV (First Person View) faster. As they say, has been done to be able to follow a GT-R rolling fund track. This device has been developed by Tornado XBlades Racing, the world champions of Drone Prix. In some aspects improves on his namesake of four wheels, as the drone is able to do the 0 to 100 km/h in 1.3 seconds.
As you can see in the video, filmed in the Circuit of Silverstone, the confrontation between the two GT-R is spectacular. On the one hand the motor V6 biturbo engine of 3.8 liters that develops 570 HP and 637 Nm of torque, with the pilotoRicardo Sanchez at the wheel. The other one motor 2000kV XNova piloted by James Bowles, british champion racing drones. Face on a path special of almost 2 kilometers.
A tight end shows that the advantage of the Nissan GT-R is in its speed maximum of 315 km/h, while the GT-R Drone stays at 185 km/h. However, the maneuvers it will be more easy thanks to its 700 grams of weight in front of the 1.752 kg of the car. Finally note that the drone has a turning radius of 0.3 meters, while the vehicle has one of 12.2 metres. In summary, a confrontation funny and fast-paced.
Source – Nissan