Super Street Network

 |   |   |  Nismo to Offer Race-Ready 370Z - Spinout
Subscribe to the Free
Newsletter

Nismo to Offer Race-Ready 370Z - Spinout

The RC is focused on International FIA GT4 and World Challenge GTS class specifications.

Jan 24, 2012
Modp 1203 01+nismo race ready 370z+cover Photo 1/1   |   Nismo to Offer Race-Ready 370Z - Spinout

We’re not sure which box on the order form to check, but Nissan is offering competition-ready Z-cars built by Nissan Motorsports. The Nissan 370Z Nismo RC starts as a normal street-legal Z, but Nismo puts the car on a significant diet, dropping it to 2,954 lbs, adds a FIA-approved rollcage, other safety gear (including a fire-extinguishing system), the prerequisite racing seat and numerous Nismo power parts. The RC is focused on International FIA GT4 and World Challenge GTS class specifications, but with some tweaking it can also qualify for Grand Am Continental Tire Challenge GS class competition. Output is 355 hp, but we expect mods can be made to the VQ37VHR engine to suit sanctioning body regulations.

Some of the headlining components on the 370Z RC include a Nismo-flashed ECU, Nismo race-spec exhaust system, a major clutch pack upgrade, hose upgrades and heavy cooling capacity improvements for engine oil, transmission fluid and rear differential. Inside, a six-point racing harness, Sparco racing steering wheel and a trick carbon-fiber switch panel add that race car aura to the stripped-out interior.

2018 Nissan 370Z
$33,570 Base Model (MSRP) 18/26 MPG Fuel Economy

BROWSE CARS BY MARKET

MORE FEATURES

Preview the February 2019 edition of Super Street - our Calendar Issue - featuring an EK9 Civic Type R, 900hp JZA80 Supra RZ, the new Toyo Girls, and more!
Dec 13, 2018
Dubbed “Racing Through the Ages,” this collection of six special 570S MSO coupes and spiders pays homage to McLaren's racing heritage
Ed TahaneyDec 13, 2018
The tastefully executed exterior, sweet plaid upholstery, and an E30 M3 inline-six make this an almost perfect build
Ed TahaneyDec 12, 2018
With the sixth generation of the BMW 3 Series arriving in March, the incoming 330i is roomier, quicker, more adept, and a sharper performer.
ManufacturerDec 12, 2018
The $3.2 million Aston Martin Valkyrie will get a naturally aspirated 6.5-liter V-12 that makes 1,000 hp at 11,100 rpm
Alex NishimotoDec 12, 2018
Sponsored Links

SEARCH ARTICLES BY MAKE/MODEL

Search
CLOSE X
BUYER'S GUIDE
SEE THE ALL NEW
NEWS, REVIEWS & SPECS
TO TOP