After cancelling the Skyline GT-R in
1973, Nissan revived it again in 1989. At the time Nissan was
competing in Group A Racing with the Skyline GTS-R. Nissan
introduced the new generation GT-R to dominate Group A racing.
This new 2.6 L all wheel drive car was put into production as the
R32 Nissan Skyline GT-R. The R32 developed 206 kW (276 hp) and 266
lb·ft (361 N·m) of torque, it had a curb weight of 1,430 kg (3,146
lbs). Nissan officially started its production run August 1989, and
began its Group A campaign in 1990.