Most of the time Japanese cars are deemed to be your daily driving car due to its affordability and fuel efficiency. However, Japanese manufacturers do not limit themselves in providing economic vehicles, which led them to continue in creating some of the best and fastest cars. Plus, some Japanese manufacturers have integrated innovative features on their vehicles from the past up until now. Below are some of the fastest Japanese cars you can own.
In 1993, the third generation Mazda RX-7 has been released. This model features is powered by a 13B-REW with sequential twin-turbocharger system, boosting power to 255 PS (188 kW; 252 hp). Finally, the Mazda RX-7 has been upgraded to produce 280 PS (206 kW; 276 hp) by the time production ended in Japan in 2002.
The Honda NSX also known as the Acura NSX features a V6 engine capable of 270 hp (290 hp in its 3179 cc variant). Plus, this car has an all-aluminum body which makes it one of the best weight-to-power ratio car examples.
Toyota Supra Mark VI
The Toyota Supra is also known to be one of the fastest Japanese cars hitting 0-60mph in 4.3 seconds. This is possible since it is equipped with a turbo engine capable of 320 at 5600 rpm horsepower and 315 lb-ft of torque at 4000 rpm.
Lexus LFA Nurburgring Package
When it comes to new models, the Lexus LFA is one of the best and fastest Japanese cars. The LFA Nurburgring Package features F1-derived 4.8-liter V10 engine and capable of going from idle to 9000 rpm in 0.6 seconds. Not to mention, the engine produces up to 552 hp at 9700 rpm and 354 lb-ft of torque at 7800 rpm.
Nissan GT-R Nismo
Finally, the infamous Nissan GT-R Nismo. For 46 years, the Nissan GT-R has been one of the best examples of Japanese ingenuity. As of now, the latest GT-R Nismo edition features 591 hp and Torque to 481 lb-ft with a top speed of 196mph. Some of the features included in this edition are front and rear brake cooling ducts and a full NISMO tuned suspension, including a hollow 17.3mm rear stabilizer bar from the NISMO performance division.
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