WikiWirral its great, register, enjoy and welcome.
Forum Stats
12249 Members
65 Forums
72890 Topics
982540 Posts
69 posts in the last 24hrs
Max Online: 7831 @ 8th Apr 2013 4:18pm
Who's Online - Click Me
71 registered (alan128, 12 invisible), 1674 Guests and 268 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Social Media : Follow Us


(Views 7days)This Weeks Most Read
Incident at Westminster 1159
Martin Mcguinness dies 660
Council tax bill for this year 2017 464
File too large 459
Offset number plates 392
1882 Plan of the borough of Birkenhead and Wards 341
Port Sunlight 266
ford focus 1.6 t reg rattling 264
William Bernard's building, Birkenhead 231
What does this all mean? 208
New General Forums
Clocks go Forward
by Mark
30 minutes 6 seconds ago
Mannequin Challenge AKA MRI Scan
by fish5133
Yesterday at 11:20 AM
Surely the most honest add.....
by buddy
20th Mar 2017 5:43pm
Happy Birthday DIZDAZDOZ
by snowhite
19th Mar 2017 4:24pm
New Wirral History
William Bernard's building, Birkenhead
by yoller
20th Mar 2017 4:27pm
1882 Plan of the borough of Birkenhead and Wards
by Dave_Wood
19th Mar 2017 11:57am
New Brighton Coop
by Mike_White
9th Mar 2017 12:48pm
Tranmere High School for Girls 1882 Chesnut Grove
by sarah708
6th Mar 2017 8:23pm
Whetstone Lane, Birkenhead
by MoretonExpat
6th Mar 2017 8:04am
Forum Tips
Photo Gallery Forums
Birkenhead Transport Museum 24th Feb 2017
fireworks on the Mersey last night
Topic Replies
Offset number plates
by venice
9 minutes 9 seconds ago
Incident at Westminster
by fish5133
Today at 02:33 PM
Planet Earth Tonight
by Dilly
Today at 02:31 PM
Reclaimed floorboards needed.
by Excoriator
Today at 02:13 PM
various fly reels and boxes of fly's
by brady
Today at 10:50 AM
What song are you listening to?
by snowhite
Today at 10:46 AM
Challenge extreme angle grinder used once
by brady
Today at 10:43 AM
windows 7 64bit pc
by brady
Today at 10:38 AM
I am having a clear out!
by jeffrey
Today at 09:23 AM
March
M Tu W Th F Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31
Recent Posts : What's On ?
Planet Earth Tonight
by Dilly
59 minutes 41 seconds ago
Lee and Cragg Quarries - Bacup
by Mark
23rd Mar 2017 7:43am
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#295378 - 27th Feb 2009 12:40pm Nissan GT-R GT1
StuyMac Offline

Wiki Master

Registered: 24th Nov 2003
Posts: 12002
Loc: Wirralshire
Originally Posted By: Pistonheads

Itís official Ė the GT-R is going GT1 racing with Nissan factory backing. A NISMO car will run as a non-championship entry at four rounds of the FIA GT1 series this year, ready for full participation in 2010.

Nissanís intention to bring its latest GT-R to GT1 racing has been the subject of conjecture and speculation since plans for the car were originally revealed. Confirmation of the Japanese companyís intentions was revealed today in a press release detailing Nissanís motorsport plans for 2009.

ĎTo check the performance of cars to be sold to racing teams competing in the FIA-GT1 class, a NISMO-developed car will run as a non-championship entry in 4 races in 2009, entered in a team partnership with Gigawave MotorSport. It is expected that the car is to be driven by Michael Krumm (NISMO) and Darren Turner (Gigawave),í says Nissan.



Gigawave MotorSport, a racing team based in Essex, England, has been competing in the FIA GT Championship since 2007. The teamís parent company Gigawave Ltd., as an official partner of the FIA GT Championship, provides on-board cameras for real-time coverage of the races. This established media production capability doubtless formed part of the attraction for Nissan, as the company machine has proven relentless in its effort to maximise the value of its biggest PR asset.

This year Gigawave is campaigning an Aston Martin DB9 in the GT series, and the race team wouldnít make any comment about whether their commitment to Nissan will extend to a full championship entry in 2010 with the GT-R.



However a Nissan source told PH the company looked at 15 potential racing partners in 2008 before selecting Gigawave, and they were hoping for a successful longer-term relationship with the team.

Currently the NISMO GT-R GT1 is expected to make its race debut at Silverstone on May 3rd, before appearing at races in Italy, Germany and Belgium, says our source.


_________________________


What If There Were No Hypothetical Questions?

Top
AutoWirral : Advertising
Click me for more Information......

* * * vipimages.co.uk - Photographic services * * *
Now Advertise with WikiWirral.
WikiWirral stats 35,000 Page Views a Day +500 Search Engines.. Click Me
#295430 - 27th Feb 2009 3:52pm Re: Nissan GT-R GT1 [Re: StuyMac]
Sanchez Offline

Wiki Veteran

Registered: 17th Dec 2003
Posts: 8019
Loc: my house
that is one serious piece of car......
_________________________
Uncertainty or not knowing causes depression, Im happy because I know I'm going to die one day!

Top

Moderator:  StuyMac 
Random Wirral Images

Click to View Topic.
Newest Topics
Planet Earth Tonight
by granny
Today at 11:50 AM
Reclaimed floorboards needed.
by Gold_Moon
Today at 10:45 AM
Has Talktalk been hacked yet again?
by Habdab
Yesterday at 10:25 AM
Offset number plates
by venice
23rd Mar 2017 1:24am
What does this all mean?
by venice
22nd Mar 2017 12:20pm
For Sale & Free
various fly reels and boxes of fly's
by brady
Today at 10:48 AM
Challenge extreme angle grinder used once
by brady
Today at 10:43 AM
White Hyundai I30, 2011 plate For sale, 1.4 petrol
by goodoldphil
Yesterday at 06:24 PM
I am having a clear out!
by TheComputerLab
Yesterday at 04:01 PM
Genuine Canada Goose Men's Chilliwack Jacket - L
by Liverpooltiger
23rd Mar 2017 1:14pm
Featured Member
Registered: 11th Jan 2012
Posts: 17
Newest Members
Chippy, Onetoughcookie, Monkeyboyliam121, andreap, LairdLad
12249 Registered Users
Today's Birthdays
No Birthdays
New Wirral Info
Planet Earth Tonight
by granny
Today at 11:50 AM
Reclaimed floorboards needed.
by Gold_Moon
Today at 10:45 AM
Has Talktalk been hacked yet again?
by Habdab
Yesterday at 10:25 AM
What does this all mean?
by venice
22nd Mar 2017 12:20pm
black contiboard locally?
by fish5133
21st Mar 2017 9:30pm
News : New Topics
Incident at Westminster
by granny
22nd Mar 2017 3:40pm
Martin Mcguinness dies
by Dilly
21st Mar 2017 9:29am
British troops to Estonia
by fish5133
18th Mar 2017 8:16am
Unusual Phone calls
by granny
16th Mar 2017 3:53pm
Thanks
by Christinerowland
14th Mar 2017 8:11pm
New Enthusiast Forums
Offset number plates
by venice
23rd Mar 2017 1:24am
File too large
by Dilly
20th Mar 2017 10:41am
ford focus 1.6 t reg rattling
by Little_B
19th Mar 2017 11:02pm
Alloys refurb and colour change. The Wheel Deal.
by TheComputerLab
18th Mar 2017 9:17am
Has anyone fished
by Habdab
17th Mar 2017 8:43pm
(Views 24hrs)Trending Newest Topics
Planet Earth Tonight 54
Reclaimed floorboards needed. 41
Clocks go Forward 2
Wirral Sunrise Sunset
Sunrise Sat 6:00am
Sunset Sat 6:35pm
Local Time Sat 3:33pm
WikiWirral Can . . . .