1998 NISMO Skyline GTR JGTC

The 1998 NISMO Skyline GTR JGTC " Pennzoil NISMO GTR" won the All Japan GT Championships. The engine displacement for 1998 was increased from 2,658cc to 2,708cc, and maximum output topped 500PS.

The drivers were E.Comas/Masami Kageyama. The pair were crowed champions at round 7 of the JGTC in Sugo with a total of 67 points, which gave them a comfortable 17 point margin over of their nearest rivals.

1998 NISMO Skyline GTR JGTC Specifications

price  
engine RB26DETT
Inline-6
position  
aspiration  
valvetrain  
displacement 2708
cc / 165.25 in³
bore  
stroke  
compression  
power 368 kw
/ 493.5 bhp
specific
output
182.24
bhp per litre
bhp/weight 411.25
bhp per tonne
torque 706 nm
/ 520.7 ft lbs
redline  
driven
wheels
RWD
front
tires
315/40R18
rear
tires
330/40R18
front
brakes
Ventilated
Discs
rear
brakes
Ventilated
Discs
steering  
f
suspension
Double
Wishbones
r
suspension
Double
Wishbones
weight 1200
kg / 2646 lbs
wheelbase 2720
mm / 107.1 in
front
track
1560
mm / 61.4 in
rear
track
1535
mm / 60.4 in
length 4675
mm / 184.1 in
width 1885
mm / 74.2 in
height 1280
mm / 50.4 in
transmission X-TRAC
6-Speed Sequential)
top
speed
 
0
- 60 mph
 
0
- 1/4 mile