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2020 Nissan GT-R Nismo: Sharp as ever, but showing its age

The latest GT-R gets a few upgrades to make it easier to live with than before.

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The Nismo gets a few big updates for 2020, including new vents on the fenders to better extract heat from the brakes.

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It's Godzilla! Say hello to the 2020 Nissan GT-R Nismo.

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Speaking of brakes, the Nismo gets Brembo, carbon-ceramic stoppers, which are a huge improvement. 

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The Nismo uses the same twin-turbo, 3.8-liter V6 as other GT-Rs, with the power turned up to 600 horsepower and 481 pound-feet of torque.

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A six-speed, dual-clutch automatic transmission handles shifting duties, and the GT-R has all-wheel drive.

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The Nismo gets a new, titanium exhaust for 2020.

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Inside, the NissanConnect infotainment system handles multimedia duties.

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Much of the GT-R's body is made from carbon fiber, including the hood, side sills, trunk and spoiler.

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The Nismo isn't cheap. At more than $210,000, it's nearly $100,000 more expensive than the base GT-R.

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