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    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Gauss:
    RC:
    Gauss:

    Sound comparison between GTS and GT3.

    lots of other supercars in the video too.

    btw, what R8 is parked next to the GT3 at the end of the video ? 

    R8 V10 Plus with aftermarket wheels

    but it looks like it has an aftermarket body? The hood is different than stock and it's also much wider.

    Haven't really noticed, didn't have my reading glasses... Smiley Smiley

    Probably one of those wide body kits (Prior offers this kind of stuff, there are others as well). To each his own. Smiley Not my thing.


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    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Guys that take the time to go drive on secluded canyon / mountain roads or better yet at the track tend to drive less nutty in crowded areas.  The itch has been scratched so you don't have to risk flying a helicopter in a China shop.  


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    GT3...PDK AND Manual review by asphalte.ch

    Main gripe about the manual: apparently there is no way to turn off the auto-blipping on downshifts...Kind of defies the purpose of having a manual in my opinion...

    Gt3 review (sorry, in French)


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    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    vantagesc:

    Guys that take the time to go drive on secluded canyon / mountain roads or better yet at the track tend to drive less nutty in crowded areas.  The itch has been scratched so you don't have to risk flying a helicopter in a China shop.  

    Smiley Avoiding crowded areas with lots of traffic and people is safe (at least for others) and doesn't attract much unnecessary attention. One reason that police and people react aggressively to sports car drivers are crazy behaviors of some drivers in public. You just cannot do donuts in the middle of a crowded public road and you cannot fully accelerate in a slow traffic area with many people around it.

    The public in Germany is now very focused on "illegal" racing, which is often mostly two cars racing each others from a stop light to another. If you do that in a city center with a 50 kph speed limit at speeds of 90 kph and over and there are people (other drivers, pedestrians, etc.) around, you don't have to be surprised that you are going to pay a hefty price for that, especially if something bad happens. 


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    RC (Germany) - Rennteam Editor Porsche 991 Carrera 4 GTS Cabriolet (2015), Porsche Cayenne S Diesel (2017), Audi R8 V10 Plus (2016), Mini JCW (2015)

     


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Jeannot:

    GT3...PDK AND Manual review by asphalte.ch

    Main gripe about the manual: apparently there is no way to turn off the auto-blipping on downshifts...Kind of defies the purpose of having a manual in my opinion...

    Gt3 review (sorry, in French)


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    997.1 C4 Silver (current), 996.1C4 (sold), 997.1C2S (sold) 986.1S (sold)

     

    Sport button turns on-off the Rev Match


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    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Grant:
    Jeannot:

    GT3...PDK AND Manual review by asphalte.ch

    Main gripe about the manual: apparently there is no way to turn off the auto-blipping on downshifts...Kind of defies the purpose of having a manual in my opinion...

    Gt3 review (sorry, in French)


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    997.1 C4 Silver (current), 996.1C4 (sold), 997.1C2S (sold) 986.1S (sold)

     

    Sport button turns on-off the Rev Match

    that sounds better...I am surprised the reviewer didn't figure this one out...


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    997.1 C4 Silver (current), 996.1C4 (sold), 997.1C2S (sold) 986.1S (sold)


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    When the reviewer doesn't realize that the sport button turns off rev match (and doesn't meaningfully affect the driving experience in any other way), then it affects their credibility as a reviewer on the whole.  Smiley


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Yep kiss


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Its french, what do you expect ...angry JK


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    martini964:

    Its french, what do you expect ...angry JK

    It is in French but Swiss...anyway not sure now if you are French bashing or French speaker bashing...


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    997.1 C4 Silver (current), 996.1C4 (sold), 997.1C2S (sold) 986.1S (sold)


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

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    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    I've never been so close :-)

     

    GT32.jpg


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    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

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    997 Carrera S Triple Black Sold now ... Good car 997 GT3 triple black wow what a car !!!


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    It looks good kiss


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    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Gnil:

    It looks good kiss

    No, it doesn't look good. It looks very good. Smiley Smiley

    This would probably be the only car I would put into my garage next to the R8...and maybe a 918. Smiley Smiley


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    RC (Germany) - Rennteam Editor Porsche 991 Carrera 4 GTS Cabriolet (2015), Porsche Cayenne S Diesel (2017), Audi R8 V10 Plus (2016), Mini JCW (2015)

     


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    RC:
    Gnil:

    It looks good kiss

    No, it doesn't look good. It looks very good. Smiley Smiley

    This would probably be the only car I would put into my garage next to the R8...and maybe a 918. Smiley Smiley


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    RC (Germany) - Rennteam Editor Porsche 991 Carrera 4 GTS Cabriolet (2015), Porsche Cayenne S Diesel (2017), Audi R8 V10 Plus (2016), Mini JCW (2015)

     

    And Huracan Performante?


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Thanks !!

    I was a bit worried to not have thicked the LED , but I did it to get the "updated Xenon lights with the4 dots inside", which is the signature of .2 991.

    I must say I'm happy with it, hopefully.

    Still need to wait a bit, they discovered a painting issue close to the tank door.... seems porsche quality department has done some crappy job there.... Smiley


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    997 Carrera S Triple Black Sold now ... Good car 997 GT3 triple black wow what a car !!!


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Good looking!


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    She looks awesome blush..


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    991 GT3 pick up in October 2014.

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    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    crayphile:
    RC:
    Gnil:

    It looks good kiss

    No, it doesn't look good. It looks very good. Smiley Smiley

    This would probably be the only car I would put into my garage next to the R8...and maybe a 918. Smiley Smiley


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    RC (Germany) - Rennteam Editor Porsche 991 Carrera 4 GTS Cabriolet (2015), Porsche Cayenne S Diesel (2017), Audi R8 V10 Plus (2016), Mini JCW (2015)

     

    And Huracan Performante?

    The Huracan Performante would replace my R8. Smiley Or the Aventador SV...in theory. Smiley


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    RC (Germany) - Rennteam Editor Porsche 991 Carrera 4 GTS Cabriolet (2015), Porsche Cayenne S Diesel (2017), Audi R8 V10 Plus (2016), Mini JCW (2015)

     


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Congratulations Thierry, you're in for a treat.


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    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Congrats Thierry! Car finally arrived. SmileySmiley​​


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Congrats Thierry :) enjoy this beautiful GT3.2


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    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    I see a huracan performante in green and its an awesome car!! and the sound devil


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    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Fantastic looking carSmileySmiley  Enjoy!!!


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    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Congratulations Thierry. Enjoy in good health.

    I'm still not decided if I should choose black or metallic black (I shall open a new thread about this soon)  and if I should go with silver Xenon and silver wheels.

    I saw a black GTS at the factory Porsche dealership and it looked stupendously beautiful. Photos don't do this paint justice.

    IMG_2088.JPG

    Anyway, looking forward to a spin together with our new toys kiss


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Thierry, great combo, looks fantastic!

    @Joel, to me the regular black looks sportier than the metallic black which is more elegant instead, so for a GT3.... But either will look great nevertheless.


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    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Congratulations! GT3 looks great in black! Smiley


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Congratulations! Awesome car. Looking forward to your driving impressions.kiss


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    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    I would go for platinum wheels with black as theirry has done.  Black wheels with a black car looks wrong to my eye and is a played out look IMO.  

    While Porsche should be commended for trying to spice up the interior of the GT models, the stripe on the seats and the gigantic GT2 RS Weissach edition designation on the headrest look cheesy to me.

     


     
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