VW Golf GTI vs Nissan GT-R

Picture of VW Golf GTI (Mk V)
Picture of Nissan GT-R (R35)
Category VW Golf GTI (Mk V)Nissan GT-R (R35)
Engine layout 2.0 l R43.8 l V6
Max power (ps / bhp) 200 / 197480 / 473
Max torque (Nm / lb-ft) 280 / 207587 / 433
Curb weight (kg / lb) 1303 / 28731763 / 3887
Power / tonne (ps / bhp) 153 / 151272 / 268

Performance

Category VW Golf GTI (Mk V)Nissan GT-R (R35)
0 - 100 kph 6.8 s3.4 s
0 - 200 kph 32.2 s12.2 s
Est. 100 - 200 kph 25.4 s8.8 s
0 - 60 mph 6.7 s3.3 s
0 - 100 mph 16.1 s7.8 s
Est. 1/8 mile 10.5 s @ 80.8 mph8.0 s @ 103.1 mph
1/4 mile 14.8 s11.3 s @ 125.5 mph
Est. 1/2 mile 25.7 s @ 116.8 mph19.1 s @ 148.5 mph
Top speed 235 kph (146 mph)314 kph (195 mph)
Est. max acceleration 0.47 g (5 m/s²)0.90 g (9 m/s²)

Summary

Category VW Golf GTI (Mk V)Nissan GT-R (R35)
Track Performance 11591675
Straight line speed 2311000
Total 13902675

Verdict

GT-R is the fastest by a huge margin.

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Viking  10y ago

Yeah, I haven't spent enough time to find the highest numbers, but I do find it amusing. I probably spend too much time on this site anyway. I should be applying for my next employment instead, but oh well. It keeps me from getting depressed about the economy.


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Jeff B  10y ago

Haha thanks I guess? ;)


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Viking  10y ago

@Jeff B Wow, you have really mastered the comparison feature on this site. Congratulations, you must have even more time on your hands than I do. I am in between jobs right now so that is really impressive. Seriously, my hat is off to you, your research is amusing and impressive. :)


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Jeff B  10y ago

Never mind this is even more.


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NIN  12y ago

Autocar Wet Handling Track
1:07.5 vs. 1:14.2

Golf WINS!!!! haha


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phavyarden  12y ago

lol, thats noticeably faster xd