Specifications for the 2008 Nissan Skyline

Size and Dimensions

The 2008 Nissan Skyline is 183.2 inches in length, 53.9 inches in height and 74.6 inches in width. It weighs 3,836 lbs. (1,740 kg), slightly less if it is equipped with a titanium muffler.

Engine and Transmission

The 2008 Skyline is equipped with a twin-turbocharged, 3.8-liter, six-cylinder V6 engine producing 473 horsepower and 433 foot-pounds of torque. The transmission is a transaxle GR6 gearbox and features a twin-clutch system. A twin clutch is one that uses one clutch for the odd-numbered gears and another for the even-numbered gears.

Suspension, Brakes, and Wheels

The 2008 Nissan Skyline has upper and lower A-arm front suspension, five-link rear suspension. It features Brembo brakes and sports 20-inch wheels. Nissan, a Japanese automobile company, manufactures the Skyline GTR two-door coupe. According to the manufacturer, the car goes from 0 to 60 mph in 3.5 seconds and takes just 11.7 seconds to cover the quarter-mile.