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    Re: Cayman GT4

    Mikla:

    I finally got my GT4!!!!

    Nice, Mikla! 


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    16 Cayman GT4, 73 Carrera RS 2.7 Carbon Fiber replica (1,890 lbs), 06 EVO9 with track mods. Former: 73 911S, Two 951S's, 996 C2, 993 C2, 98 Ferrari 550, 79 635CSi


    Re: Cayman GT4

    Whoopsy:

    Still waiting for my car, but at least I got my Halloween costume!

    Smiley

    Excellent stuff. Now I am jealous Smiley


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    2015 981 Cayman GT4 | Powerkit White - The fastest car on Rennteam
    2013 Audi S3 | Glacier White


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    throt:
    d997h:

     

    ...looking forward seeing some GT4s on the weekend (Hockenheim !) Smiley

    The GT4's cause the tail backs on the tracks. even white ones Smiley..

    Will you be trading in your girlieman scooter GT3 for a rugged manly GT4 soon? SmileySmiley


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    2015 981 Cayman GT4 | Powerkit White - The fastest car on Rennteam
    2013 Audi S3 | Glacier White


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    Great addition (and interior) Mikla.

    Auch for the blue one...


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    bluelines:
    Whoopsy:

    Still waiting for my car, but at least I got my Halloween costume!

    Smiley

    Excellent stuff. Now I am jealous Smiley

     

    You do? even when it is not white? Smiley

    I am sure this suit plus a white car will be invincible!


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    Whoopsy:

    I am sure this suit plus a white car will be invincible!

    Totally! Smiley Smiley Smiley


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    2015 981 Cayman GT4 | Powerkit White - The fastest car on Rennteam
    2013 Audi S3 | Glacier White


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    Just came back from a very warm and sunny Hockenheimring. Well, what can I say, it seems that many GT4s have been delivered recently. Within the many GT4s l was the only GTS. The owner's base seems to be very broad - one owner told me about all the improvments he already put into his car, with  GT3 cup parts and 200cells cat etc., etc, whereas another one was anxious that his GT4 may not be run in after 3000km on the speedo. I think that a lot of those guys actually replaced their potentially  envisaged GT3 with a GT4. Perhaps the GT4 has become something of a people's track  car and the GT3 is more  for the breed of motorsport professionals.  


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    d997h:

    Just came back from a very warm and sunny Hockenheimring. Well, what can I say, it seems that many GT4s have been delivered recently. Within the many GT4s l was the only GTS. The owner's base seems to be very broad - one owner told me about all the improvments he already put into his car, with  GT3 cup parts and 200cells cat etc., etc, whereas another one was anxious that his GT4 may not be run in after 3000km on the speedo. I think that a lot of those guys actually replaced their potentially  envisaged GT3 with a GT4. Perhaps the GT4 has become something of a people's track  car and the GT3 is more  for the breed of motorsport professionals.  

     A market niche which was just waiting to be filled.  Smiley


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    Whoopsy:

    Still waiting for my car, but at least I got my Halloween costume!

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    We will just call you "the bumblebee" now.... Smiley


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    2011 Range Rover Sport S/C,  2009 Porsche 911S


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    Not my fault that those Germans picked that color scheme! laugh


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    4trac:

    We will just call you "the bumblebee" now.... Smiley

    That made me think of this Smiley

     


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    2015 981 Cayman GT4 | Powerkit White - The fastest car on Rennteam
    2013 Audi S3 | Glacier White


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    Darn, I can't get that picture out of my mind now!


    Re: Cayman GT4

    Kobalt:

    Darn, I can't get that picture out of my mind now!

    Smiley Smiley


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    RC (Germany) - Rennteam Editor Porsche 991 Carrera 4 GTS Cabriolet, Porsche Macan Turbo, Audi R8 V10 Plus (2017), Mini JCW (2015), Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT (2014)


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    C'mon, it does not look that bad...and, hey, you stand out of the crowd or you have a great gathering of GT4 Clubsport owners...I do like it ...but, what else could I say considering the stripes on my own car...Smiley ...


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    Looks pretty smart I think! Better than my jeans & t-shirt anyway..


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    Now you guys got me all worried about the 918 themed gear I am getting later this year............................

    I might need sunglasses just to wear themlaugh


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    Re: Cayman GT4

    Congrats Mikla, lovely spec!!!


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    Many thanks to all of you who shared a few words! The car is truly special, even the lack of a proper GT engine doesn't prevent it. I am eager to run it in a give it full throttle. 


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    2016 Cayman GT4 - 1992 964 Carrera 2 - 2014 Mercedes A45 AMG - 2013 Mini Cooper S


    Re: Cayman GT4

    Mikla:

    ...even the lack of a proper GT engine doesn't prevent it. I am eager to run it in a give it full throttle. 

    No, while the GT4 engine did not come with the same "motorsport" marketing package as the GT3 / RS, it actually has an engine which is used in motorsport Smiley


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    2015 981 Cayman GT4 | Powerkit White - The fastest car on Rennteam
    2013 Audi S3 | Glacier White


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    bluelines:
    Mikla:

    ...even the lack of a proper GT engine doesn't prevent it. I am eager to run it in a give it full throttle. 

    No, while the GT4 engine did not come with the same "motorsport" marketing package as the GT3 / RS, it actually has an engine which is used in motorsport Smiley

     

    Hmm, yes, in my GT4 Club Sport!! Smiley


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    Re: Cayman GT4

    Do the colors match the color scheme on your GT4 Cup Car?


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    2014 Porsche 991 C4S Black with Sports Design Package,  2013 Porsche Cayenne Dark Blue Metallic, New York


    Re: Cayman GT4

    Whoopsy:
    bluelines:
    Mikla:

    ...even the lack of a proper GT engine doesn't prevent it. I am eager to run it in a give it full throttle. 

    No, while the GT4 engine did not come with the same "motorsport" marketing package as the GT3 / RS, it actually has an engine which is used in motorsport Smiley

    Hmm, yes, in my GT4 Club Sport!! Smiley

    Smiley


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    2015 981 Cayman GT4 | Powerkit White - The fastest car on Rennteam
    2013 Audi S3 | Glacier White


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    oh, boy, as I said, had a great time in Hockenheim the past weekend and I am about to hate all GT4 owners, because you / they own them !!!  Smiley Smiley

    Good looking at stand still, great performance on the track, it just ticks the right boxes also financially. There was also a 911 R, but it seemed....., nobody really noticed / cared....so, what will I do ? Nothing, I will be enjoying my GTS further and will be happy to follow the GT4 crowd with  approx. a 5 sec delay each round. Some of the GT4 made a 2:05 min. average, I followed with 2:10 min ave. Smiley ...these cars are great track toys ...Smiley


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    Whoopsy:

    Now you guys got me all worried about the 918 themed gear I am getting later this year............................

    I might need sunglasses just to wear themlaugh

    Found the perfect solution... Smiley

    glcklicher-geschftsmann-mit-einer-papiertte-mit-lcheln-auf-kopf-34173241.jpg


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    RC (Germany) - Rennteam Editor Porsche 991 Carrera 4 GTS Cabriolet, Porsche Macan Turbo, Audi R8 V10 Plus (2017), Mini JCW (2015), Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT (2014)


    Re: Cayman GT4

    bobr:

    Do the colors match the color scheme on your GT4 Cup Car?

     

    It comes in plain racing white, according to a certain someone here, the fastest color.

    I planned to wrap the car like how Porsche did it for their promotional pictures.


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    Well, if you do that then the race suit will give you some stealth look - just imagine, you standing beside your car with the clubsport wrapping and suddenly, you are becoming invisible due to the matching colors of the race suit and the car...Smiley ... You surely have downloaded the clubsport app already, haven't you ? There are several design features you can play with and actually, this is how I decided on the stripes of my car...


    Re: Cayman GT4

    d997h:

    I will be enjoying my GTS further and will be happy to follow the GT4 crowd with  approx. a 5 sec delay each round. Some of the GT4 made a 2:05 min. average, I followed with 2:10 min ave. Smiley ...these cars are great track toys ...Smiley

    Which tires are you using?  If just street tires, going to semi-slicks like GT4 will help narrow the times Smiley


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    16 Cayman GT4, 73 Carrera RS 2.7 Carbon Fiber replica (1,890 lbs), 06 EVO9 with track mods. Former: 73 911S, Two 951S's, 996 C2, 993 C2, 98 Ferrari 550, 79 635CSi

     


    Re: Cayman GT4

    RC:
    Whoopsy:

    Now you guys got me all worried about the 918 themed gear I am getting later this year............................

    I might need sunglasses just to wear themlaugh

    Found the perfect solution... Smiley

    glcklicher-geschftsmann-mit-einer-papiertte-mit-lcheln-auf-kopf-34173241.jpg

    Smiley


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    2015 981 Cayman GT4 | Powerkit White - The fastest car on Rennteam
    2013 Audi S3 | Glacier White


    Re: Cayman GT4

    Currently, due to the 2 year new car warranty still in place (up until 10/2016) I stick to the recommendations (235/35 20 and 265/35 20) from Porsche, which are P-Zeros N0 and N1 and Goodyear Eagle for the GTS. I know that I would narrow the times either by putting on more white on my car ... Smiley ... or changing to MSC2 etc. However, I would still have the gap in tire width at the rear, where you are on 285 as standard and I noticed that this is a big advantage when getting out of a corner. I had one GT4 "chasing" me (obviously the driver was not yet exploiting the total limit of his car...) in one of my stints and I was just able to increase the gap with a late breaking before a corner but this gap narrowed down again, when we exited the corner. Still, you see: I HAD SOME FUN !!! SmileySmiley


     
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