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    Seats confort

    Any one can tell if the head clerance is the same with the adaptive sport seats, or the sport seat, I have a tall upper body, I've tried the adaptive and I'm OK, but don't know on the regular sport seats.......

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    I checked, because I'm tall... From what I remember, the regular sport seats have about a half inch more head room due to no motor under the seat. And the 997 model seats are lower than the 996 seats( about 1/2 inch)?

    I have adaptive ss and still have sufficient room, especially with the top down.

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    The sport seat seem to be lower.
    Anyway both the sport and the adaptive seats are way better than the 996 ones.

    I have the adaptive but I don't think I will order them next time. I adjusted the seat two years ago and than never again. I am slim enough for the sport seats. I tried them and I couldn't notice any difference in comfort between them and the adaptive ones. And with sport seats you also save weight.

    The only downside as far as I am concerned is that you lose the lumbar support. I can't believe that such an expensive car, even when you add the "optional" sport seats (why such seats are optional in a sport car?!), don't have the lumbar support.
    More strange is that Porsche didn't had another option on top of the sport seats to add lumbar support (more money for you Porsche! Do it!)

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    Porsche do absolubtly take the pi$$ when it comes to optional extras, the fact self dimming rear view mirror and rain sensor is an option in a 70k car when you get this as standard in a VW Golf diesel is beyond belief, as you say paying extra for sports seats in a sports car, unbelieveable

    Re: Seats confort

    Yes, I forgot about that one (the mirrors option).
    It's so annoying!
    I rather see the car's price going up 1.000 and not see those options (or at least they should be default on S cars).

     
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