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NISSAN SKYLINE GTR 400R - RESTORATION

Take a look at this in-depth restoration of a rare collector's item, the Nissan Skyline GTR 400R Nismo.

The Nissan Skyline GTR 400R is one of the most exclusive GTR's in the R33 editions. The 400R was a special edition which was launched on the 3rd of November 1997 and the idea was to launch a racing version of the already highly respected Skyline GTR. The 400R's engine featured a far bigger 77.7 mm stroke crankshaft, forged 87 mm pistons which were almost a fill 10mm bigger than the standard GTR, upgraded rods, high lift camshafts, an upgraded oil system, far larger exhaust manifolds as well as bigger turbochargers with higher outputs.

Finding a Nissan Skyline GTR R33 400R in fairly good condition is almost impossible, however, every once in a while one pops up in Japan and bought over by an enthusiast somewhere in the world with the intention of restoring it to the best condition it could possibly be.

Take a look at the video below by YouTube channel: Contemp Concept on the restoration of a rare collector's item, the Nissan Skyline GTR 400R Nismo.

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