Road Tests Real world tests of Nissan GT-R vs Koenigsegg CCX

0-60mph

Top speed

Nissan GT-R
195 mph
Koenigsegg CCX
242 mph

0-100mph

Top Gear track time

Nissan GT-R
1:19.70
Koenigsegg CCX
1:17.60

1/4 mile

Nissan GT-R
10.8 s

Nurburgring time

Nissan GT-R
7:24.22
Koenigsegg CCX
7:33.60

Differences What are the advantages of each

Side view of Nissan GT-R

Reasons to consider the
Nissan GT-R

Report a correction
Slightly faster to 60mph 2.7 s vs 2.9 s More than 5% faster to 60mph
Side view of Koenigsegg CCX

Reasons to consider the
Koenigsegg CCX

Report a correction
Faster top speed 242 mph vs 195 mph 47 more mph; leaves lesser cars in the dust on the straights
Way more expensive sticker price $695k vs $90k Around 7.8x more expensive harder to own
Way more more powerful engine 795 HP @ 7,000 RPM vs 542 HP @ 6,400 RPM More than 45% stronger engine
More torque 582 ft-lb @ 5,500 RPM vs 468 ft-lb @ 3,200 RPM Around 25% stronger engine from a stand-still; more acceleration power
Lighter curb weight 2,822 lb vs 3,819 lb More than 25% lighter curb weight; less inertia to overcome when accelerating
Faster in the quarter mile 10.3 s vs 10.8 s Around 5% faster at the drag strip
Great lap time on the Top Gear track 1:17.60 vs 1:19.70 Around 5% great lap time on the Top Gear track
Bigger engine 4,700 cc vs 3,800 cc Around 25% bigger engine

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Nissan GT-R  vs
Koenigsegg CCX 
Brand Nissan Koenigsegg
Price 89,950 695,000
Type of car Production car Production car
Year 2012 2006
City mileage 16 MPG 8 MPG
Highway mileage 23 MPG 18 MPG

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 7.05 lb/hp 3.55 lb/hp
Maximum hp 542 HP @ 6,400 RPM 795 HP @ 7,000 RPM
Maximum torque 468 ft-lb @ 3,200 RPM 582 ft-lb @ 5,500 RPM
Engine placement Front Mid
Steering system Rack and pinion Rack and pinion

engine

Displacement 3,800 cc 4,700 cc
Cylinders V6 V8
Air compressor Turbocharger Supercharger
Fuels
Gas
Compression ratio 9:1 8.2:1
Bore/stroke 3.76 in / 3.48 in 3.56 in / 3.58 in
Valvetrain DOHC Dual overhead camshaft (DOHC)
Valves per cylinder 4 4

physical dimensions

Curb weight 3,819 lb 2,822 lb
Width 74.6 in 78.6 in
Height 53.9 in 44.1 in
Length 183.3 in 169 in
Wheelbase 109.4 in 104.7 in

road tests

Nissan GT-R  vs
Koenigsegg CCX 
Top speed 195 mph 242 mph
1/4 mile 10.8 s 10.3 s
0-60mph 2.7 s 2.9 s
0-100mph 6.8 s 6.5 s
0-200kph 10.6 s 9.3 s
Top gear time 1:19.70 1:17.60
20.6km nurburgring time 7:24.22 7:33.60
Drag coefficient 0.27 0.32

transmission

Drivetrain ATTESA ET-S All-Wheel Drive (AWD) w/Carbon-Composite Driveshaft to Rear Transaxle, Transfer Case 2WD
Gearing Traditional Traditional
# of gears 6 6
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
R: 3:1
Axle ratio 3.7:1 3.36:1

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Brembo Disc 15 in Ventilated Disc
Rear brakes Brembo Disc 14.3 in Ventilated Disc
Front wheels 508/? 241 255/35 19
Rear wheels 508/? 267 335/30 20
Nissan GT-R
Report a correction
Koenigsegg CCX
Report a correction

Comments

comments powered by Disqus