Nissan GT-R vs Ferrari 458 Italia

Picture of Nissan GT-R (R35)
Picture of Ferrari 458 Italia
Category Nissan GT-R (R35)Ferrari 458 Italia
Max power (ps / bhp) 480 / 473570 / 562
Max torque (Nm / lb-ft) 587 / 433540 / 398
Curb weight (kg / lb) 1740 / 38361485 / 3274
Power / tonne (ps / bhp) 276 / 272384 / 378

Acceleration (mph)

Speed & distance Nissan GT-R (R35)Ferrari 458 Italia
0 - 30 mph 1.3 s1.2 s
0 - 40 mph 1.9 s1.7 s
0 - 50 mph 2.5 s2.3 s
0 - 60 mph 3.3 s3.0 s
0 - 70 mph 4.3 s3.7 s
0 - 80 mph 5.3 s4.7 s
0 - 90 mph 6.4 s5.8 s
0 - 100 mph 7.8 s6.2 s
0 - 120 mph 11.2 s9.1 s
0 - 150 mph 26.6 s15.0 s
Est. 1/8 mile 8.0 s @ 103.1 mph7.4 s @ 110.6 mph
1/4 mile 11.3 s @ 125.5 mph10.8 s @ 134.2 mph
Est. 1/2 mile 19.1 s @ 148.5 mph17.8 s @ 162.8 mph
Est. 1 mile 31.9 s @ 172.7 mph28.7 s @ 182.1 mph

Acceleration (kph)

Speed & distance Nissan GT-R (R35)Ferrari 458 Italia
0 - 50 kph 1.2 s1.5 s
0 - 100 kph 3.4 s3.1 s
0 - 130 kph 5.4 s4.7 s
0 - 200 kph 12.2 s9.2 s
0 - 250 kph 25.4 s16.0 s
0 - 300 kph 53.3 s32.4 s
Est. 100 - 200 kph 8.8 s6.1 s
Est. 200 - 300 kph 41.1 s23.2 s

General performance

Category Nissan GT-R (R35)Ferrari 458 Italia
Top speed 314 kph (195 mph)338 kph (210 mph)
Est. max acceleration 0.90 g (9 m/s²)0.97 g (10 m/s²)
Lateral acceleration 1.00 g (10 m/s²)1.02 g (10 m/s²)
100 kph - 0 34 m (113 ft)34 m (110 ft)
60 mph - 0 30 m (99 ft)30 m (99 ft)
70 mph - 0 44 m (145 ft)45 m (146 ft)

Summary

Category Nissan GT-R (R35)Ferrari 458 Italia
Track Performance 20352186
Straight line speed 18872749
Total 39224935

Verdict

458 Italia is the fastest by considerable margin.

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Dave C  11y ago

So I guess we should all buy the car with the most appreciation regardless of its purchase price? Yet, somehow Honda Civics still sell pretty well.


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B dot  11y ago

Ferraris get more attention and girls than Nissans.

Case closed.


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monkeypop  11y ago

0-300 km/h acceleration 53.3 / 32.4

I wouldnt call that a match..


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Georg  11y ago

Ask a Ferrari owner after 20years owenrship how much he still can ask for his used 458 and than ask yourself how much you get for a 20yo GT-R... he gets most likely the same or more he had payed new...you get nothing.. who is realy the smart guy of you two?


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Mike M  11y ago

Yeah but... The GTR is a £55-60k car and is a match on the Ferrari supercar. The GTR is \'stock\' and can hold it\'s own against the Ferrari! The GTR can be tuned up to about 900 bhp and the would own it! You can\'t really tune \'supercars\' to the extent of a tuner car!Overall i\'d pick the GTR for value for money. The true test of a car is the \'legendary Nurburgring\'.


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Mike M  11y ago

Yeah but... The GTR is a £55-60k carand is a match on the Ferrari supercar. The GTR is \'stock\' and can hold it\'s own against the Ferrari! The GTR can be tuned up to about 900 bhp and the would own it! You can\'t really tune \'supercars\' to the extent of a tuner car!Overalli\'d pick the GTR for value for money.


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Omelo  11y ago

Yeah, Ferrari is faster, but is it worth x2 the money?


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Mike B  11y ago

That, the Top Gear track that is a standing start and the Hockenheim short which is dissapointing for this car, I think that a low 1:09, high 1:08 is possible.


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A156  11y ago

It is obvious that ferrari is better on track. It loses only in SportAuto wet handling test and only for a second, due to the lack of 4wd. The comparison gives the better > Track Performance

in GT-R because of one track and nissan’s factory claim about that 7:26.70!