Drag Battle Of The Titans: 1570 HP Nissan GT-R Vs 1600 HP Porsche 911 Turbo S - gallery

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  • Drag Battle Of The Titans: 1570 HP Nissan GT-R Vs 1600 HP Porsche 911 Turbo S - gallery
  • Drag Battle Of The Titans: 1570 HP Nissan GT-R Vs 1600 HP Porsche 911 Turbo S - gallery
    The two cars are popular tuning platforms
    Both pack around 1,600 hp, DCT, and AWD, but that's where the similarities end
  • Drag Battle Of The Titans: 1570 HP Nissan GT-R Vs 1600 HP Porsche 911 Turbo S - gallery
    Porsche has the tire advantage
    Both cars run street tires, but the 911 has semi-slicks at the rear
  • Drag Battle Of The Titans: 1570 HP Nissan GT-R Vs 1600 HP Porsche 911 Turbo S - gallery
    The GT-R is known for its exceptional grip
    But this one has street tires all around
  • Drag Battle Of The Titans: 1570 HP Nissan GT-R Vs 1600 HP Porsche 911 Turbo S - gallery
    The Porsche has a better power-to-weight ratio
    1,600 hp and 3,527 lbs
  • Drag Battle Of The Titans: 1570 HP Nissan GT-R Vs 1600 HP Porsche 911 Turbo S - gallery
    The Nissan GT-R needs a diet
    Its 1,670 hp have to lug around 3,858 lbs
  • Drag Battle Of The Titans: 1570 HP Nissan GT-R Vs 1600 HP Porsche 911 Turbo S - gallery
    However, the GT-R packs way more torque
    Its 4.1-liter stroker engine develops 1,254 lb/ft vs the Porsche's 996 lb/ft
  • Drag Battle Of The Titans: 1570 HP Nissan GT-R Vs 1600 HP Porsche 911 Turbo S - gallery
    But the 911 Turbo S has a quicker gearbox
    The PDK unit is noticeably better than the R35's outdated 6-speed DCT
  • Drag Battle Of The Titans: 1570 HP Nissan GT-R Vs 1600 HP Porsche 911 Turbo S - gallery
    GT-R has more torque than the tires can handle
    Godzilla spins around in the first race
  • Drag Battle Of The Titans: 1570 HP Nissan GT-R Vs 1600 HP Porsche 911 Turbo S - gallery
    Meanwhile, the Porsche lays down crazy numbers
    1/4-mile: 9.12 seconds at 165.65 mph 0-60 mph: 2.28 seconds
  • Drag Battle Of The Titans: 1570 HP Nissan GT-R Vs 1600 HP Porsche 911 Turbo S - gallery
    The GT-R also manages to lay down some numbers
    1/4 mile: 9.92 seconds at 165.15 mph 0-60 mph: 2.31 seconds
  • Drag Battle Of The Titans: 1570 HP Nissan GT-R Vs 1600 HP Porsche 911 Turbo S - gallery
    Things get crazier at the 1/2 mile drag
    Porsche manages 14.13 seconds at 200.48 mph
  • Drag Battle Of The Titans: 1570 HP Nissan GT-R Vs 1600 HP Porsche 911 Turbo S - gallery
    The GT-R still struggles for traction, but follows closely
    It manages 14.27 seconds at 192,58 mph
  • Drag Battle Of The Titans: 1570 HP Nissan GT-R Vs 1600 HP Porsche 911 Turbo S - gallery
    Godzilla manages to find some traction for the rolling race
    However, it's too little too late, as the 911 already pulled ahead
  • Drag Battle Of The Titans: 1570 HP Nissan GT-R Vs 1600 HP Porsche 911 Turbo S - gallery
    Porsche wins 3 out of 3 races
    More power, less weight, PDK, and semi-slicks play to its advantage
  • Drag Battle Of The Titans: 1570 HP Nissan GT-R Vs 1600 HP Porsche 911 Turbo S - gallery
    But despite being limited by the tires, GT-R performed admirably
    Props to the driver for having b***s of steel to drive a 1,600 hp car on street tires
  • Drag Battle Of The Titans: 1570 HP Nissan GT-R Vs 1600 HP Porsche 911 Turbo S - gallery
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    Are you team 911 Turbo or team GT-R?
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