2001 Nissan Skyline R34 GT-R V-SPEC II Is Going To Auction

2001 Nissan Skyline R34 GT-R V-SPEC II for sale at the Mecum Auctions To be sold at the Monterey 2022 auction, Monterey August 18 – 20, 2022


  • 1 of only an estimated 14 2001 Nissan Skyline GT-R V-Spec IIs known to have been imported and legalized by MotoRex for use on the road in the United States before the operation was shut down
  • Registered by MotoRex as a 1999 model when it was imported
  • These 14 cars were eventually pardoned by the U.S. Government and given bond release if made to be NHTSA/DOT compliant
  • Due to the current NHTSA 25-year import law, the 2001 R34 Skyline GT-R will not be eligible to enter the United States until 2026, making this NHTSA/EPA-compliant example very rare and desirable
  • Used by actor Paul Walker as demonstration car for promoting various Fast & Furious movies
  • Driven approximately 18,000 miles by Walker while in his care
  • Later featured in several BF Goodrich ads, for which it received the Black and Gold accents that it wears today
  • V-Spec II no. 672 of 1,855 produced
  • RB26DETT twin turbocharged 2.6L inline 6-cylinder engine
  • NISMO carbon air inlet pipes
  • Nissan OEM airbox
  • Greddy radiator and intake manifold
  • Independent throttle bodies
  • Garage Defend cooling panel
  • Trust steel exhaust
  • Recent tune-up and work performed in 2022 by Kenji Sumino at Greddy USA
  • 6-speed manual transmission
  • Tein coilovers with electronically adjustable dampers
  • ATESSA All wheel drive
  • HICAS all wheel steering
  • OEM Brembo steel brakes
  • Lowered and stiffened suspension
  • Ray Volk Racing TE37 Saga wheels
  • Momo Apache steering wheel
  • Spacro 4-point harnesses
  • Patterned cloth bucket seat interior
  • 5.8 inch color LCD display with read-outs for boost pressure, oil pressure and temperature
  • Right hand drive
  • The R34 was the last of the GT-R line not to be officially sold in the U.S.
  • Please note that this 2001 Nissan Skyline R34 GT-R V-Spec II is registered as a 1999 NIssan

$750,000 – $850,000

Source : Mecum Auctions

Source : Mecum Auctions