Nissan: NISMO athletes to expostulate a GT-R50 by Italdesign during Goodwood

CHICHESTER, SURREY, England – Nissan bureau GT3 racers Lucas Ordóñez and Alex Buncombe conduct to a Goodwood Festival of Speed this weekend to take a Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign adult one of a many famous hills in motorsport.

The first-ever partnership between Nissan and Italdesign, a GT-R50 antecedent shown during Goodwood could turn a plans for an singular run of hand-built prolongation vehicles. The 720ps automobile commemorates a 50th anniversaries of both a GT-R, in 2019, and Italdesign, in 2018. 

Spaniard Ordóñez and Brit Buncombe will commander a antecedent adult a 1.86km (1.16 mile) mountain on a drift of Goodwood House, West Sussex, England.

The automobile will be in movement twice daily with Ordóñez during a circle during 9:40 and 16:30 on Thursday, Jul 12 and 11:40 and 17:20 on Friday, Jul 13.

Buncombe will take over on a weekend with runs during 10:05 and 13:10 on Saturday, Jul 14 and 10:40 and 17:05 on Sunday, Jul 15.

A patron version, desirous by a prototype, might be combined tentative a GT-R50 by Italdesign’s accepting during Goodwood and other tellurian appearances in a entrance months. No some-more than 50 units would be constructed by Italdesign – with any automobile tailored for any patron – with a cost estimated to start during about €900,000. 

Both drivers this year are pushing for GT Sport Motul Team RJN in a Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup aboard a Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3. Joined by British racer Matt Parry, Ordóñez and Buncombe are scheduled to competition subsequent in Belgium during a 24 Hours of Spa on Jul 28-29.


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