2013 Nissan GT-R First Drive Specs | Edmunds

2013 Nissan GT-R - Road Test Specs

2013 Nissan GT-R Coupe

(3.8L V6 Twin-turbo AWD 6-speed Automated Manual)


Year Make Model2013 Nissan GT-R Black Edition 2dr Coupe AWD (3.8L 6cyl Turbo 6AM)
Vehicle TypeAWD 2dr 4-passenger Coupe
Estimated MSRPN/A
Assembly locationTochigi, Japan


ConfigurationLongitudinal, front-engine, all-wheel drive
Engine typeTwin-turbocharged, V6, gasoline
Displacement (cc/cu-in)3,839/234
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainDOHC, 4 valves/cylinder variable intake + exhaust-valve timing
Compression ratio (x:1)9.0
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)545 @ 6,400
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)463 @ 5,200
Fuel typePremium unleaded (recommended)
Transmission type6-speed automated manual
Transmission ratios (x:1)I=4.056, II=2.301, III=1.595, IV=1.248, V=1.001, VI=0.796
Final-drive ratio (x:1)Front: 2.937, Rear: 3.700
Differential(s)Front: open; center: multiplate electronically contolled clutch with variable torque split, Rear: 1.5-way clutch type


Suspension, frontIndependent double-wishbones, coil springs, driver-adjustable 3-mode variable dampers, stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearIndependent multilink, coil springs, driver-adjustable 3-mode variable dampers, stabilizer bar
Steering typeSpeed-proportional power steering
Steering ratio (x:1)15.0
Tire make and modelDunlop Sports Maxx GT 600 DSST CTT
Tire typePerformance front and rear
Tire size, front255/40R2097Y
Tire size, rear285/35R20100Y
Wheel size20-by-9.5 inches front -- 20-by-10.5 inches rear
Wheel materialPainted alloy
Brakes, frontVentilated disc
Brakes, rearVentilated disc

Track Test Results

0-60 mph, mfr. claim (sec.)2.8

Fuel Consumption

Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)19.5

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)3,829
Length (in.)183.9
Width (in.)74.6
Height (in.)53.9
Wheelbase (in.)109.4
Track, front (in.)62.6
Track, rear (in.)63.0
Turning circle (ft.)36.6
Legroom, front (in.)44.6
Legroom, rear (in.)26.4
Headroom, front (in.)38.1
Headroom, rear (in.)33.5
Shoulder room, front (in.)54.3
Shoulder room, rear (in.)50.0
Seating capacity4
GVWR (lbs.)4,669


Bumper-to-bumper3 years/36,000 miles
Powertrain5 years/60,000 miles

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