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    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    bluelines:

    Or the GT4 a second year in a row blingbling.gif

    Maybe GT4 gets banned from ECOTY...

    ... like some GT4-owners from a certain forum. Smiley


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    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    bluelines:

    What does those red arrows point at? Identical air outlets? That 991.2 seem to sport a 991.1 GT3 rear anyway. I bet we will soon see a more camouflaged one with different taillights and wing.

    But not identical in size and shape, here's a better rear shot of 991.1


    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    EVO will not test old/previous cars that already participated in previous ECOTY tests

    Here are some possibilities for 2016:

    - Porsche 991.2 C2 / C2S
    - Porsche 911 R
    - Porsche 718 Boxster
    - McLaren 570S / 570GT
    - BMW M2
    - Audi R8 V10
    - Ferrari F12 TDF
    - Lamborghini Huracan LP580-2
    - Mercedes C63 AMG Coupe


    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    I have see the complete car, but only in factory pictures, the front bumper will have a new design with the slates in reverse, sort of inline wit the 991.2s, the bigger rear vents are for the hotter running engine.

    It will be THE car to get.
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    If they release it as a manual, and it's as good as you guys are making it out to be, it will be interesting to see what happens to 997 GT3 cars. I attribute a lot of their appreciation to the "last of the manuals" thinking.


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    noone1:

    If they release it as a manual, and it's as good as you guys are making it out to be, it will be interesting to see what happens to 997 GT3 cars. I attribute a lot of their appreciation to the "last of the manuals" thinking.

    And last Mezger motor and last hydraulic steering, and smaller chassis...


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    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    It's always the last something LOL

    Last worse engine, last smaller but inferior chassis indecision


    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    We can always count on you to find anything negative with Porsche!


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    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    Contrary to popular belief, I've had GT3s on my mind for quite a while, but prices never came down to where I thought they should/would. At $100K, I'd be in one for sure.

    I'll give you my Porsche-hate run-down:

    CGT -- ugly car, sounds sweet, was tempted at low 300s, but figured I'd treat it like shit and it would cost to much to maintain, didn't expect it to appreciate, special
    918 -- sweet everything, special, just out of my price range
    911 GT cars -- just a normal high-end/exotic of the moment like any other brand
    911 -- too expensive for what it is, can buy a 12C for the price of a new C2S
    Panamera -- Ugly and don't need, but Sport Turismo looked great. Would rather have an S-Class though.
    SUVs -- don't really care about performance when driving SUVs, so mainly just buying the badge
    Boxster -- great looking, but I allocate my money to exotics and I'd have no reason to own a Boxster over something cooler
    Cayman -- would rather have a 911 hahaha
     


    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    Whoopsy:

    It will be THE car to get.
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    Until... the next generation will be available like 1-2 years later Smiley Always the same, these cars get replaced one by the other by newer and better cars. As sad as it is: cars are just consumables (except for very, very few) burning money but giving some fun (in the best case) Smiley


    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    MKSGR:
    Whoopsy:

    It will be THE car to get.
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    Until... the next generation will be available like 1-2 years later Smiley Always the same, these cars get replaced one by the other by newer and better cars. As sad as it is: cars are just consumables (except for very, very few) burning money but giving some fun (in the best case) Smiley

    +1


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    2014 991 Carrera 4S | Dark Blue Metallic | PDK | Sport Chrono | SPASM


    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    Whoopsy:

    I have see the complete car, but only in factory pictures, the front bumper will have a new design with the slates in reverse, sort of inline wit the 991.2s, the bigger rear vents are for the hotter running engine.

    It will be THE car to get.
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    Better then the  991.1 RS ? And I am not talking about raw performance .


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    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    @ blue and Gnil,

    What are you two still doing on here. I thought you guys were banned..


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    throt

     

    "I Have Done It!".

    991 GT3 pick up in October 2014.


    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    throt:

    @ blue and Gnil,

    What are you two still doing on here. I thought you guys were banned..


    Yeah, I heard about that, too. Smiley


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    We're at the point where you can be the fastest or just sound like you're the fastest.



    The secret of life is to admire without desiring.


    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    Rossi:
    throt:

    @ blue and Gnil,

    What are you two still doing on here. I thought you guys were banned..


    Yeah, I heard about that, too. Smiley

    Come on, RC, all drinkers should be banned SmileySmileySmileySmiley.  Smiley ..


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    throt

    "I Have Done It!".

    991 GT3 pick up in October 2014.


    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    *tip toeing around in my invisible ninja gear hoping to not be discovered*

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    2015 981 Cayman GT4 | White | Full Bucket Seats | Sport Chrono
    2014 991 Carrera 4S | Dark Blue Metallic | PDK | Sport Chrono | SPASM


    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    throt:
    Rossi:
    throt:

    @ blue and Gnil,

    What are you two still doing on here. I thought you guys were banned..


    Yeah, I heard about that, too. Smiley

    Come on, RC, all drinkers should be banned SmileySmileySmileySmiley.  Smiley ..

    I was not baned, not even threaten to be banned,  as I don't drink Smiley

    Only Bluelines was, he's the drunk Swede Smiley


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    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    Hahahaha,,, guys. 

    You really tea total, Gnil, like myself super self blush indecision..


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    throt

    "I Have Done It!".

    991 GT3 pick up in October 2014.


    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    Lol


    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    throt:

    Hahahaha,,, guys. 

    You really tea total, Gnil, like myself super self blush indecision..

    Yes, I really  do.... like all unbanneds Smiley


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     964 Carrera 4 --  997.2 C2S , -20mm --  991 GT3 RS 

     


    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    Hahaha. Not sure what we are gonna do about our dear buddy Joker JohnH. I think John likes the occasional drinky indecision..

    Have a lovely non alcoholic weekend, guys. ...


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    throt

    "I Have Done It!".

    991 GT3 pick up in October 2014.


    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    Gnil:

    Only Bluelines was, he's the drunk Swede Smiley

    I enjoyed a fine hot Sake with my Sushi lunch today  Smiley


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    2015 981 Cayman GT4 | White | Full Bucket Seats | Sport Chrono
    2014 991 Carrera 4S | Dark Blue Metallic | PDK | Sport Chrono | SPASM


    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    Actually, at the end of this year, I want to sell the 458 and order a 911.2 GT3. If not this year then the next year 2017.

    When is the 991.2 GT3 release date, March 2017?


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    458 italia smiley

     


    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    bluelines:
    Gnil:

    Only Bluelines was, he's the drunk Swede Smiley

    I enjoyed a fine hot Sake with my Sushi lunch today  Smiley

    see what I mean Smiley


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    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    pride355:

    Actually, at the end of this year, I want to sell the 458 and order a 911.2 GT3. If not this year then the next year 2017.

    When is the 991.2 GT3 release date, March 2017?

     

    Barring any issues, show car for Geneva 2017


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    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    Gnil:
     

    Better then the  991.1 RS ? And I am not talking about raw performance .

     

    From talking to AP and FSW, it will be the best car yet by then.

    But I am still trying to figure out how they can improve on the current RS. When I sit in mine and drive it, I simply cannot see anywhere where they can improve upon. As in, I have absolutely zero complaint about the car.

    I drove it on the street, at the limit on a track, at the limit on ice and the car seems so perfect.

    The best thing about the current RS is that it is not limited like the 997 RS4.0 where one is afraid to drive it and damage it. 

     


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    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    Whoopsy:
    Gnil:
     

    Better then the  991.1 RS ? And I am not talking about raw performance .

     

    From talking to AP and FSW, it will be the best car yet by then.

    But I am still trying to figure out how they can improve on the current RS. When I sit in mine and drive it, I simply cannot see anywhere where they can improve upon. As in, I have absolutely zero complaint about the car.

    I drove it on the street, at the limit on a track, at the limit on ice and the car seems so perfect.

    The best thing about the current RS is that it is not limited like the 997 RS4.0 where one is afraid to drive it and damage it. 

     

    AP always says that for any new GT car that comes out . He better , if he wants to keep his job Smiley

    I also do not see how they can improve it, other then raw performance  .  Maybe work a bit on the RWS to make it even more nimble ? PDK-S even faster and more sporty by allowing a mode that would make more ' noises and quicks ' ? 

    The only place where I would like improvement for the little I have driven my car yet, would be more power / speed when fully accelerating on straights in 5th , 6th and 7th gear .


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    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    Gnil:
     

    The only place where I would like improvement for the little I have driven my car yet, would be more power / speed when fully accelerating on straights in 5th , 6th and 7th gear .

    Optional low gearing would help this (at the expense of Vmax, noise, and economy).  Would be nice option for those of us in US...


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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: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    Grant:
    Gnil:
     

    The only place where I would like improvement for the little I have driven my car yet, would be more power / speed when fully accelerating on straights in 5th , 6th and 7th gear .

    Optional low gearing would help this (at the expense of Vmax, noise, and economy).  Would be nice option for those of us in US...

    That would be great but will never be done because of the extra fuel consumption . 

    I also do not care for any speed above 290-300km/h


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     964 Carrera 4 --  997.2 C2S , -20mm --  991 GT3 RS 


    Re: 991.2 GT3 Thread Closed

    Any car can be improved upon. Actually by the time customers has their hand on the car a newer better version is already being driven somewhere...


     
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