The winners of the 2011 ambassadors prices are back, with Nissan Nismo, Team 56 “Pat and Jey” (Patrice Meignan et Jeremy Taltaud) the French Parisian samurai ! for the Gumball 3000 15th anniversary they chose Nissan 370z Nismo, notice the fantastic job decorating… they will be followed by a nissan murano with Thoma K.
Previewed in Barcelona in January 2013, the Nissan 370Z Nismo made its debut at the Geneva Motor Show in March and is set to hit showrooms later this year. Powered by a modified 344PS six-cylinder engine, the Nissan 370Z Nismo features a bespoke chassis tuned to deliver a sharper and even more engaging driving experience. Capable of accelerating from 0-100kp/h in just 5.2 seconds, the new Z follows in the tracks of the first Nismo model to arrive in Europe, the Juke Nismo.
Gareth Dunsmore, Nissan in Europe General Manager explains: “Gumball is a great fit for the 370Z Nismo: it’s a road rally which allows thousands of fans to get up close to their dream cars. Making exciting cars accessible is at the heart of the Nissan brand, and with our innovative Nismo.tv platform on Youtube our customers will be able to keep up to date with its progress, so we can’t wait to take part in this historic parade.”