Sporty addition to Nismo range

Sporty addition to Nismo range

Nissan has announced details of a new model in its sporty Nismo range.

Following on from the Juke Nismo, the 370Z Nismo boasts an extra 16bhp as well as extra torque and manual six-speed gearbox.

The coupe, will have a unique state of tune and chassis set-up to better suit European roads.

Producing 339bhp and 274lb.ft from its 3.7-litre V6, it will pass 62mph from a standing start in 5.2 seconds.

The bodywork has been redesigned too, with the an aerodynamic front end creating zero lift for more stable high-speed cornering and a spoiler at the rear adding to the sporty look.

There are Nismo red pinstripe lines at the front, the rear and on the door mirrors, while the wheels are adorned with dark grey 19-inch alloy wheels with red brake calipers.

Prices are yet to be confirmed, but are expected to be announced at the car's unveiling at the Geneva Motor Show in March.

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