26 Oct '13, 9pm

I Went on Vacation, Part 1: the 9.00 sec. E85 Nissan GTR

I Went on Vacation, Part 1: the 9.00 sec. E85 Nissan GTR

Just hours before I arrived, Tym Switzer and his crew had taken the car out to Michigan’s Milan dragway to verify that everything in the car was working right before sending it home to its new owner in New York. With more than double the original horsepower the car came with from the factory and a few hundred new components that need to be fit, tightened, and tested “just so”, this kind of “real-world” verification is a serious part of Switzer’s quality control process.

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