Road Tests Real world tests of Nissan GT-R vs Agera

0-60mph

Nissan GT-R
2.7 s
Agera R
2.9 s

Top speed

Nissan GT-R
195 mph
Agera R
260 mph

1/4 mile

Nissan GT-R
10.8 s
Agera R
10.1 s

Differences What are the advantages of each

Side view of Nissan GT-R

Reasons to consider the
Nissan GT-R

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Slightly faster to 60mph 2.7 s vs 2.9 s More than 5% faster to 60mph
Side view of Koenigsegg Agera

Reasons to consider the
Koenigsegg Agera R

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Faster top speed 260 mph vs 195 mph 65 more mph; leaves lesser cars in the dust on the straights
Much more expensive sticker price $1.40M vs $90k More than 15.5x more expensive harder to own
Much more powerful engine 1,115 HP @ 6,900 RPM vs 542 HP @ 6,400 RPM More than 2x stronger engine
Much more torque 888 ft-lb @ 5,600 RPM vs 468 ft-lb @ 3,200 RPM Around 90% stronger engine from a stand-still; more acceleration power
Faster in the quarter mile 10.1 s vs 10.8 s More than 5% faster at the drag strip
Lighter curb weight 3,157 lb vs 3,819 lb More than 15% lighter curb weight; less inertia to overcome when accelerating
Bigger engine 5,000 cc vs 3,800 cc More than 30% bigger engine
Faster to 200kph 7.5 s vs 10.6 s Around 30% faster to 200kph

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Nissan GT-R  vs
Agera 
Brand Nissan Koenigsegg
Price 89,950 1,400,000
Type of car Production car Production car
Year 2012 2011

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 7.05 lb/hp 2.83 lb/hp
Maximum hp 542 HP @ 6,400 RPM 1,115 HP @ 6,900 RPM
Maximum torque 468 ft-lb @ 3,200 RPM 888 ft-lb @ 5,600 RPM
Engine placement Front Mid
Steering system Rack and pinion Rack and pinion

engine

Displacement 3,800 cc 5,000 cc
Cylinders V6 V8
Air compressor Turbocharger Twin turbocharger
Fuels
Gas
Compression ratio 9:1 9.2:1
Valvetrain DOHC DOHC
Valves per cylinder 4 4

road tests

Nissan GT-R  vs
Agera 
Top speed 195 mph 260 mph
1/4 mile 10.8 s 10.1 s
0-60mph 2.7 s 2.9 s
0-200kph 10.6 s 7.5 s
Drag coefficient 0.27 0.3

transmission

Drivetrain ATTESA ET-S All-Wheel Drive (AWD) w/Carbon-Composite Driveshaft to Rear Transaxle, Transfer Case RWD w/E-Diff
Gearing Traditional Traditional
# of gears 6 7
Gear ratios
1: 4.06:1
2: 2.3:1
3: 1.6:1
4: 1.25:1
5: 1:1
6: 0.8:1
7: 0.71:1

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Brembo Disc Disc
Rear brakes Brembo Disc Disc
Front wheels 508/? 241 483/? 241
Rear wheels 508/? 267 508/? 318

physical dimensions

Curb weight 3,819 lb 3,157 lb
Width 74.6 in 78.7 in
Height 53.9 in 44.1 in
Length 183.3 in 169.1 in
Front track width 62.6 in 66.9 in
Wheelbase 109.4 in 104.8 in
Nissan GT-R
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