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    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    nberry:

    I don’t get it..easier to wash? If the car needs a wash, it’s washed. It’s the same process whether you have CC or not.yes I think you guys are deluded yourselves as to whether it’s easier. indecision

    Will yours be PPF’d, Nick ?..


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    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    Grant:

     

    18 GT3 Manual, 73 Carrera RS 2.7 Carbon Fiber replica (1,890 lbs), 06 EVO9 with track mods. Former: 16 Cayman GT4, 73 911S,     Two 951S's    , 996 C2, 993 C2, 98 Ferrari 550, 79 635CSi

     

    Since I had my little vaccum cleaner (for little stones and debris), aka 944 S2 Smiley  I put PPF on all my Porsche, gives me a peace of mind ...


    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    nberry:

    I don’t get it..easier to wash? If the car needs a wash, it’s washed. It’s the same process whether you have CC or not.yes I think you guys are deluded yourselves as to whether it’s easier. indecision

    You'd have to try it to know how well it works.  If I was in a big hurry, I could just spray the car with a water hose (or self-service car wash rinse cycle only) without any soap and over 90% of the dirt and brake dust would be gone and the water runs off the car so quickly, that you could get away without drying it too (just a quick drive to get the remaining drops off).

    This wouldn't work without the coating...


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    18 GT3 Manual, 73 Carrera RS 2.7 Carbon Fiber replica (1,890 lbs), 06 EVO9 with track mods. Former: 16 Cayman GT4, 73 911S, Two 951S's, 996 C2, 993 C2, 98 Ferrari 550, 79 635CSi

     


    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    I will not PPF my RS. But I do understand Grant's point about roads in rural areas. Should I ever need a touch up, the paint shop that our local Porsche dealer highly recommends does a terrific job at a reasonable price. For me PPF would be a waste of money.

    FWIW, I have yet to engage the paint shop for their services.kiss


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    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    nberry:

    I will not PPF my RS. But I do understand Grant's point about roads in rural areas.

    Hey, who you callin' Rural? Smiley

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    18 GT3 Manual, 73 Carrera RS 2.7 Carbon Fiber replica (1,890 lbs), 06 EVO9 with track mods. Former: 16 Cayman GT4, 73 911S, Two 951S's, 996 C2, 993 C2, 98 Ferrari 550, 79 635CSi


    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    LOL


    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    SmileySmiley


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    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dYww-_jb698

     


    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    Sport Auto Supertest...

    7.05,41min Ring time by CG.


    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    That's pretty quick (5.5 sec quicker than CG's lap in AMG GTR).  Do we know whether standard or R tires?


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    18 GT3 Manual, 73 Carrera RS 2.7 Carbon Fiber replica (1,890 lbs), 06 EVO9 with track mods. Former: 16 Cayman GT4, 73 911S, Two 951S's, 996 C2, 993 C2, 98 Ferrari 550, 79 635CSi

     


    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    KresoF1:

    Sport Auto Supertest...

    7.05,41min Ring time by CG.

    Guys,believe me... i'm a racecar driverSmiley ,this car is damn FAST!Smiley

    Smiley


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    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    Grant:

    That's pretty quick (5.5 sec quicker than CG's lap in AMG GTR).  Do we know whether standard or R tires?


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    18 GT3 Manual, 73 Carrera RS 2.7 Carbon Fiber replica (1,890 lbs), 06 EVO9 with track mods. Former: 16 Cayman GT4, 73 911S, Two 951S's, 996 C2, 993 C2, 98 Ferrari 550, 79 635CSi

     

     

    R tires. But, same special tires for GT-R as well. 

    Regarding tires for 991.2 GT3 or 991.2 GT3 RS... For track use only special Cup 2 is the best. For combined use on purpose lid roads and track Dunlop Race Maxx 2 is the best due to better wet handling then normal Cup 2s. Dunlop's also look better on the wheel because Cup 2 have that cartoonish overinflated tire sidewall look. Ok, that is subjective buy, I always see it that way.

    BTW, 991.2 GT3 RS is coming to my garage as well soon.  More when it arrives...


    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    KresoF1:
     

    BTW, 991.2 GT3 RS is coming to my garage as well soon.  More when it arrives...

    Excellent Smiley


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    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    KresoF1:

    Regarding tires for 991.2 GT3 or 991.2 GT3 RS... For track use only special Cup 2 is the best.

    which special cup 2 are you talking?

    .2 GT3 is N1

    .2 GT3RS is N2 or R

    Smiley


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    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    KresoF1:
    Grant:

    That's pretty quick (5.5 sec quicker than CG's lap in AMG GTR).  Do we know whether standard or R tires?


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    18 GT3 Manual, 73 Carrera RS 2.7 Carbon Fiber replica (1,890 lbs), 06 EVO9 with track mods. Former: 16 Cayman GT4, 73 911S, Two 951S's, 996 C2, 993 C2, 98 Ferrari 550, 79 635CSi

     

     

    R tires. But, same special tires for GT-R as well. 

    Regarding tires for 991.2 GT3 or 991.2 GT3 RS... For track use only special Cup 2 is the best. For combined use on purpose lid roads and track Dunlop Race Maxx 2 is the best due to better wet handling then normal Cup 2s. Dunlop's also look better on the wheel because Cup 2 have that cartoonish overinflated tire sidewall look. Ok, that is subjective buy, I always see it that way.

    BTW, 991.2 GT3 RS is coming to my garage as well soon.  More when it arrives...

    SmileySmileySmiley


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    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    the-missile:
    KresoF1:

    Regarding tires for 991.2 GT3 or 991.2 GT3 RS... For track use only special Cup 2 is the best.

    which special cup 2 are you talking?

    .2 GT3 is N1

    .2 GT3RS is N2 or R

    Smiley

    R for track use only, for 991.2 GT3 RS. Dunlop Race Maxx 2 for mixed use. That is my personal opinion.


    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    https://youtu.be/WFA0h2k5xk8


    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    Thanks - that Hockenheim lap is really quick!


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    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    I hated the Dunlops, at least the first gen which came with my car. They worked well in the wet and cold - perhaps better than Cup, who knows. My issue was no-one seemed to have any clue how to run them at the track. Not even the Dunlop engineers I asked when they were present at Scuderia Hanseat as a sponsor. They just gave some vague answers and said it depends what you want to achieve.

    In contrast, everyone seems to understand the Cups - a simple question gives a simple answer and everyone is pretty happy.


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    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    I didn't care for the Dunlops on my GT4 either (on track).  They had a very short life on the track.  No complaints on the road.


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    18 GT3 Manual, 73 Carrera RS 2.7 Carbon Fiber replica (1,890 lbs), 06 EVO9 with track mods. Former: 16 Cayman GT4, 73 911S, Two 951S's, 996 C2, 993 C2, 98 Ferrari 550, 79 635CSi

     


    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    991.2 GT2 RS: 6:47.30s (Porsche)
    991.2 GT3 RS:
    6:56.40s (Porsche)
    991.2 GT2 RS: 6:58.28s (+10.98s)(Sport Auto)
    991.2 GT3 RS: 7:05.41s (+9.01s)(Sport Auto)
    ......991.2 GT3:
    7:12.70s (Porsche)
    ......991.2 GT3: 7:18.20s (+5.50s)(Sport Auto)


    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    Took delivery of my car this morning blush !!!

    Love it !  Looking at it , I should not PPF it , but put under a glass bowl and never touch it indecision

    Drove 5 km only ...... noticed the mechanical gear noises have sadly gone , but there are also some better sounds to compensate , like the exhaust when changing gear . The sound is more menacing , more brute . Also the car seems a bit louder .... even if this part is hard to say for the moment .

    Just some quick pics ... Got a nice tyre pressure present with the car in a GT3 RS boxe . 

    Tires are Dunlop Race 2 

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    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    Congratulations! When they will change the hood? And the steering wheel I suppose is not in carbon too?


    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    Very nice! congrats Eric Smiley


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    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    Supernice Eric!  


    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    beautiful car congrats Smiley


    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    Congrats! wink Looks fantastic! kiss


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    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    Congrats Eric!


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    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    Congrats Eric! SmileySmiley


    Re: OFFICIAL: 991.2 GT3 RS (2018)

    Nice one, Eric.

    Enjoy in good health, bud kiss..


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    991 GT3.2 pick up April/May 2018. ( Hairy Chest Spec ).

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