It seems that the GTR has not lived up to the extreme hype from Nissan and surrounding enthusiasts. Reports are coming out that the cars that were made available for magazine testing were not stock. No one, not even Porsche drivers have been able to reproduce the famed Nurburgring time. Looks like the honeymoon is wrapping up.
NYTimes.com - Launch Party Is Over for Nissan GT-R
Owners are having to pay over $18,000 out of pocket for grenaded transmissions, and are still finding that they can't reproduce the original performance numbers that media and OEM drivers were reporting.
Porsche questions GT-R Ring claim | carsguide.com.au
do not launch your gtr or take the vdc off - NAGTROC - The Nissan GT-R Owners Club