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Nissan Skyline R33 GT-R Concept and Pre-Production Information

Concept Images | Clay Model | CAD Development | Interior and Ornament Designs | Wind Tunnel Testing1993 Tokyo Motor Show RevealCredits

This page documents R33 GT-R concept and pre-production information. The images are sourced from Motor Fan — VOL.158 magazine.


Concept Images

These are original concept drawings of the R33 GT-R.

Items to note:
- Different front designs.
- Different wheel designs.
- Different rear designs
- Rear vents behind rear wheel.
- Wider wing
- Different front indicator designs


Clay Model

This is a full size clay model of the R33 GT-R.

Items to note:
- Different front bar.
- Much different rear wing.
- No front or rear wiper.
- No GT-R badges.


CAD Development

The results of the exterior designs of the GT-R are transferred to the design and molding manufacturing departments as CAD designs. Fluorescent lights are reflected off of the clay model and compared to the CAD designs and checked to ensure the same patterns appear.


Interior and Ornament Designs

General interior designs. Various ornament designs were created for the R33 GT-R.


Wind Tunnel Testing

The design of the GT-R was tested in the wind tunnel. Here you can see how small differences in the wing affect the wind coming off of the wing at high speeds.


1993 Tokyo Motor Show Reveal

The R33 GT-R was debuted at the 1993 Tokyo Motor Show. We have a full page dedicated to this car so check it out.



The images on this page are from Motor Fan — VOL.158 magazine.
Kindly provided to us by Алексей Бекетов @vergil.beketov