Nissan's President and CEO Carlos Ghosn today announced that the next generation of Nissanís renowned GT-R performance car will be available in North America and badged as a Nissan model, not under the Infiniti brand as previously rumored. The GT-R, which was previewed in concept form as the GT-R PROTO (shown above), has not previously been offered for sale in North America. The GT-R will debut in production form at the 2007 Tokyo Motor Show. It is scheduled to go on sale in Japan in Fall 2007, followed by the U.S. and Canada in Spring 2008. More details on the launch of the GT-R will be available at a later date.