1992 Nissan Skyline GT-R Group N

In 1989, after a gap of 16 years, the “GT-R” name was reintroduced with the eighth-generation Skyline, and it returned to racing in 1990. This vehicle was the ZEXEL Racing Team’s group N specification (N1) GT-R. It was entered in the N1 Endurance Round Series (Japan) and the Spa-Francorchamps 24 Hours (Belgium). Maximum output was increased to 400PS/7,200rpm.

This vehicle won the 1993 Tsukuba 12h Endurance Race and was entered in the 1994 Daytona 24 Hours (N1 specifications).

1992 Nissan Skyline GT-R Group N

In Detail

typeRacing Car
built atJapan
engineRB26DETT Inline-6
positionFront, Longitudinal
power294 kw / 394.3 bhp @ 7200 rpm
bhp/weight317.98 bhp per tonne
torque441 nm / 325.3 ft lbs @ 4800 rpm
body / frameUnitary Steel Monocoque
driven wheels4WD
front tires225/50R17
rear tires225/50R17
front brakesVentilated Discs
rear brakesVentilated Discs
front wheelsF 43.2 x 22.9 cm / 17 x 9 in
rear wheelsR 43.2 x 22.9 cm / 17 x 9 in
f suspensionMulti-Link
r suspensionMulti-Link
curb weight1240 kg / 2734 lbs
wheelbase2615 mm / 103.0 in
front track1480 mm / 58.3 in
rear track1480 mm / 58.3 in
length4545 mm / 1.8 in
width1755 mm / 69.1 in
height1340 mm / 52.8 in
transmission5-Speed Manual