This car was my dad's and my dream car.
We dreamed of owning it when we first
saw pre-production models in '89 (my
dad works for Nissan so we were in the
know about it). Because of its price,
we weren't able to afford for the six
years it was on sale in America. In
2001 we found a black 1996 2+2 NA with
a fair amount of miles on it but in
perfect condition. It is a fast car
that handle's perfectly. The styling is
beautiful and unforgettable. It is very
comfortable inside and the dash and
controls are futuristically and
conveniently incorporated around the
driver. The only bad
The styling is beautiful. The car is
incredibly fast. There is enough torque
throughout the RPM range; the car eats
up mountains like nothing. It's very
comfortable inside with all the
controls surrounding the driver. I've
never seen another car with such an
The major downfall of the car is the
huge blind-spot behind the driver's
left shoulder. It's hard to see cars
to the left of the vehicle.
The gas-mileage is also low. My NA gets
about 17 street/19
high-way. I'm sure the twin-turbo gets
better mileage than the NA.
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