Round 7 – Portimao, Portugal Sunday 19 September 2010 The championship race of round seven of the FIA GT1 World Championship moved Sumo Power GT team to third place in the Team’s World Championship with a Nissan GTR powered by a V8 VK56DE!
Archive for September, 2010
Got the car at Eshift on August 19th! Hope you like my new window quote! “Heros never die…They just reload!!!” E-Shift Techs brainstorming
Here we have a video of me walking thru the car after I rewired the car from the front to rear. Everything that was needed to run the engine was removed and all other misc systems that are not needed were removed. The only electronics that are still hooked up are the door locks, windows, [...]
The biggest issue with the VK56DE is that the engine never came with a manual transmission. I researched and found a company called Wilcap that made an adaptor plate for the 6spd 350z/g35 trans to bolt up to the VK engine. I contacted Wilcap and they sold the rights a guy named Neo in Southern California. I [...]
Here is a video I made for the car for last year.
On June 4th the VK56DE Infiniti QX56 V8 engine was delivered to E-Shift Performance in Cliffwood Beach NJ. This is the biggest piece of the puzzle that is needed to start the project.
Welcome to the launch of v8altima.com!! On this site you will see updates on the buildup of the car. I will be uploading pictures, videos and other information related to the build! So stay tuned everyone!