Thus far some of the legendary JDM icons has eluded me, and it is time to repair that with a primary drive within the Nissan R34 GT-R V-Spec! The showroom at HJA is JDM paradise, together with a £1.6m R33 400R so let’s have a look round earlier than heading out within the R34!
To discover the beautiful show at HJA, we’re joined by Tom from @TheShmuseum who it seems has fairly the information about every part right here. Whereas I am at residence in a world of supercars, JDM is clearly Tom’s factor so who higher to indicate us across the numerous Skylines, Subarus, Evos and extra.
The spotlight by far is the terribly uncommon and helpful R33 400R, one in all solely 40 vehicles in existence and value £1.6m. Nonetheless, the inventory at HJA extends to cowl all kinds of R32s, R33s and R34s, together with the V-Spec II Nur version vehicles amongst others. Nonetheless, for my first Skyline expertise, it must be an iconic R34 GT-R V-Spec in Bayside Blue, the well-known halo color for the automobile.
The JDM icons are rising in reputation, and worth, at an alarming price as extra consideration is introduced upon vehicles of this period. Nonetheless, in some way I’ve by no means managed to expertise an R34 myself and it is time to discover out what among the fuss is about and get out on the highway. The climate is likely to be removed from the perfect, however that will not spoil the enjoyable of my first correct JDM automobile drive, and a possibility to suppose if one in all these will ever be part of my assortment.
A particular due to HJA for the chance to each go to and see such an superior show, and naturally for the chance to drive this R34 GT-R! You’ll be able to test them out right here:
Thanks for watching, Tim
01:07 Walkaround by showroom
08:19 Nearer take a look at R34 GT-R V-Spec
09:35 Trying out the R33 400R
13:07 Walkaround the second ground
18:10 Driving a R34 GT-R
18:53 Out on the highway
27:17 Again within the showroom
29:09 Wrap up
#Nissan #R34GTR #JDM
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