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2016 Nissan GT-R is an end of design till 2020?

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Just bumped an unbelievably beautiful looking Nissan GT-R (see below) that supposed to be coming in 4 different engine specs in 2016 version with hugely variable pricing (almost by 50%). All great.

But I also read that this design is gonna be unchanged till 2020, is it true....? If I am not wrong this is the almost a same design since 2012 with minor facelift and adding few inches to the body length, then why Nissan have no plan to add new shape for 8 years for a flagship sports marquee.....?

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This GTR is even more sexier than any other German Sports Car. Thanks for picking the good pics.

About the design life, I am really not surprise as there are companies who have been dragging the same design for 10-15 years with minor facelifts: Land Crusier 100, Nissan Patrol, Mustang, Mercedes SLK, BMW Z3 etc and so many

More importantly after seeing the price difference I am curious to know the 0-100 difference from 100K -150k GT-R. I guess regular was 3 ish seconds....?????

 

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VEHICLE2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z062015 Nissan
GT-R NISMO
2014 Porsche
911 Turbo S
BASE PRICE$78,995$151,585$183,695
PRICE AS TESTED$102,120$151,880$195,175
ACCELERATION   
0–30 MPH1.6 sec1.2 sec1.0 sec
0–60 MPH3.3 sec2.9 sec2.5 sec
0–100 MPH7.5 sec6.6 sec6.2 sec
0–150 MPH17.9 sec15.8 sec14.9 sec
¼-MILE @ MPH11.5 sec @ 12511.0 sec @ 12810.6 sec @ 130
ROLLING START, 5–60 MPH4.0 sec3.8 sec3.4 sec
TOP GEAR, 30–50 MPH13.9 sec3.8 sec2.1 sec
TOP GEAR, 50–70 MPH10.8 sec3.0 sec2.3 sec
TOP SPEED185 mph (drag ltd)*191 mph (redline ltd)198 mph (drag ltd, mfr's claim)

 

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IMHO, GT-R is over hyped and corvette is understated. If I have to choose with that kind of money I will put my bet on vette although I am not big fan of american standard cars, but they do good with their musle cars.

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