The Nissan Fairlady Z Nismo may be the speak of the city however the automaker’s efficiency division has one other ace up its sleeve. Nissan introduced {that a} yet-unnamed Nismo-branded mannequin will debut on August 8, revealing nothing greater than its silhouette.

Whereas the teaser doesn’t give away a lot, inserting it on prime of the Nissan Skyline sedan reveals that the strains of the bonnet, windshield, and roofline are similar. Which means that Nissan is probably going cooking up a efficiency variant of the growing older mannequin.

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 New Nismo Model Teased By Nissan Likely Based On The Skyline Sedan
The single teaser has an identical shilhouette with the 14th generation of the Nissan Skyline sedan.

 New Nismo Model Teased By Nissan Likely Based On The Skyline Sedan
The Nissan Skyline 400R is the most powerful version of the four-door sedan, sharing the twin-turbo 3.0-liter V6 with the Fairlady Z.

The 14th era of the Nissan Skyline, which is a twin to the Infiniti Q50, was initially launched in Japan again in 2014, with subsequent facelifts in 2017 and in 2019. At present, essentially the most highly effective variant of the sedan is the 400R, with the non-electrified twin-turbo 3.0-liter V6 producing 400 hp (298 kW / 405 PS) and 475 Nm (350 lb-ft) of torque as within the Fairlady Z sportscar.

Studying between the strains, the automaker might improve the Skyline 400R with the tuned 3.0-liter V6 powertrain from the Fairlady Z Nismo which is nice for 414 hp (309 kW / 420 PS) and 520 Nm (383.5 lb-ft) of torque. As within the sportscar, the elevated energy output within the sedan can be most definitely mixed with a sportier chassis setup and a revised bodykit with Nismo-specific particulars.

We are going to be taught extra concerning the newest Nismo product in three days, so keep tuned.