Video: 2012 Nissan GT-R Launch Control in action
Nissan is offering once again the Launch Control system in the 2012 GT-R. This system will help the car to sprint from 0 to 60 mph in an impressive 2.9 seconds. However the new system changes its name into R-Mode Start Function.
In order to use the Launch Control system driver must move the shift lever to the A or M position. Then select R mode with the transmission setup switch and then the R mode with the VDC setup switch. Next depress the brake pedal firmly with your left foot and keep depressing the brake pedal and depress the accelerator pedal quickly to the floor with your right foot while the brake pedal is depressed until the engine speed will increase to approximately 4,000 rpm. Within 3 seconds after depressing the accelerator pedal, release the brake pedal.