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    No doubt and VW Group "accelerated" this process by not dealing properly with this emissions scandal from the start, by not allowing environmental groups and governments getting after them. So dumb... 🙄 If they would have admitted everything and generously compensated EU customers in the process, we wouldn't even talk about it anymore.


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    For anyone still wondering about the engine in the Porsche 992 GT3, GT3 Touring, GT3 RS, R, etc... Smiley

    ...keep in mind we already know that the new (to be released in 2019) 911 Speedster will have the Porsche Motorsport 4.0 naturally-aspirated flat-six engine... 

     

    ...that engine is good to go!  image.gif 


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    Boxster Coupe GTS:

    For anyone still wondering about the engine in the Porsche 992 GT3, GT3 Touring, GT3 RS, R, etc... Smiley

    ...keep in mind we already know that the new (to be released in 2019) 911 Speedster will have the Porsche Motorsport 4.0 naturally-aspirated flat-six engine...

    ...that engine is good to go!  image.gif 

    what's about regulation in 2020? this is the point you forget here. 911 speedster even with all the BS from marketing, this car will see the road and that was sealed in the marble since many months with 1948 pieces.

    992 GT3 is on the road since July, with different engines Smiley


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    The Speedster could come with the WLTP engine from the GT3 RS, so with particle filter. It's a limited production series and they will have all sold by the end of 2019.


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    Re: 992 Thread Closed

    the-missile:
    Boxster Coupe GTS:

    For anyone still wondering about the engine in the Porsche 992 GT3, GT3 Touring, GT3 RS, R, etc... Smiley

    ...keep in mind we already know that the new (to be released in 2019) 911 Speedster will have the Porsche Motorsport 4.0 naturally-aspirated flat-six engine...

    ...that engine is good to go!  image.gif 

    what's about regulation in 2020? this is the point you forget here. 911 speedster even with all the BS from marketing, this car will see the road and that was sealed in the marble since many months with 1948 pieces.

    992 GT3 is on the road since July, with different engines Smiley

    +1 Smiley


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    Gauss:

    The Speedster could come with the WLTP engine from the GT3 RS, so with particle filter. It's a limited production series and they will have all sold by the end of 2019.

    Smiley


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    Re: 992 Thread Closed

    If they could only get a wheelchair into a 911 GT3 I see an opening in the regulations. 


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    A few more photos of the Porsche 992 GT3 track testing, along with a video that confirms that naturally-aspirated engine... Smiley

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    992 GT3 Video Link: https://youtu.be/FmRNQpusmIQ

    PS: Turn up the volume to 9,000rpm! Smiley 

    ...how do you like them apples? Smiley


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    991 will not be in the Paris motorshow

     

    So next option is Los Angeles.


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    i'm in on a touring.  great news.


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    Interesting rear wing


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    EnglishManInNY:

    Interesting rear wing


    And a nice interpretation of the classic ducktail beneath.


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    Rossi:
    EnglishManInNY:

    Interesting rear wing


    And a nice interpretation of the classic ducktail beneath.

    I am struggling to find anything attractive about the rear of that car Smiley


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    Grant:
    Rossi:
    EnglishManInNY:

    Interesting rear wing


    And a nice interpretation of the classic ducktail beneath.

    I am struggling to find anything attractive about the rear of that car Smiley

    +1....clumpsy 


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    tso:
    Grant:
    Rossi:
    EnglishManInNY:

    Interesting rear wing


    And a nice interpretation of the classic ducktail beneath.

    I am struggling to find anything attractive about the rear of that car Smiley

    +1....clumpsy 


    C'mon, it's not that bad. At least wehn the rear spoiler is not extended.


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    Re: 992 Thread Closed

    Not that bad is a great verdict but this should be a car you’re dying to get and that it simply isn’t. 


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    Don’t worry. Facelifts always look better indecision


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    neunelf:

    Not that bad is a great verdict but this should be a car you’re dying to get and that it simply isn’t. 

    A car you are dying to get is  ... Italian. Smiley

    A nineeleven you get more because of rational reasons. Smiley


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    bvineyards: 

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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Brlull8MEmI

    Thanks for sharing the video! Smiley

    Great to see the Porsche 992 GT3 Touring being tested with an awesome naturally-aspirated motorsport flat-six engine combined with a manual gearbox! Smiley


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    Boxster Coupe GTS:
    bvineyards: 

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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Brlull8MEmI

    Thanks for sharing the video! Smiley

    Great to see the Porsche 992 GT3 Touring being tested with an awesome naturally-aspirated motorsport flat-six engine combined with a manual gearbox! Smiley

    Porsche is almost forcing the want for two 911s.  The GT3 Touring for street and the GT3 RS for track!


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    I saw a 992 on the highway yesterday, with the spoiler up. Looked just fine in Mexico Blue. 


    Re: 992 Thread Closed

    The first spy videos of the 991.1 GT3 were published approximately 1 year ahead of its official presentation in Geneva 2013. 

    Given the fact that we're seeing now spy videos of the 992 GT3, it looks as if it could indeed come out as early as Geneva 2020. 

     


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    Gauss:

    The first spy videos of the 991.1 GT3 were published approximately 1 year ahead of its official presentation in Geneva 2013. 

    Given the fact that we're seeing now spy videos of the 992 GT3, it looks as if it could indeed come out as early as Geneva 2020. 

     

    as per plan. 1 regular year for carreras and then the first GT product.Smileyso 2020 is right.

    but to me (and the discussion I got), this look like communication crap again. that engine was supposed to be there for a long time as GT department is a success due to the crap engine range proposed on the regular 911.

    now, and since the past few weeks (summer shutdown), nobody is able to tell you if this engine will stay in this car or not. for record, this engine is on test since july and was decided before may...long time ago.

    The reason is the homologation process. you can see 992 being delayed for that reason and the rest of the range which is almost impossible to order except few cars...the decision is not from this team which is a pure petrolhead team but from above and the success and the cost to keep emotion against profit. we all know the answer...enjoy what you can see now, it is not sealed in the marble yet and this video doesn't guarantee you to see NA engine in 18 months.

    I can see the presentation already...''we wanted and we tested it but we were forced to go to another direction''Smiley

     


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    CGX car nut:

    Porsche is almost forcing the want for two 911s.  The GT3 Touring for street and the GT3 RS for track!

    Nah, the Manual with a Wing does the job in both roles beautifully Smiley


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    Re: 992 Thread Closed

    Rossi:
    neunelf:

    Not that bad is a great verdict but this should be a car you’re dying to get and that it simply isn’t. 

    A car you are dying to get is  ... Italian. Smiley

    A nineeleven you get more because of rational reasons. Smiley

    Rational choice = Skoda Smiley


    Re: 992 Thread Closed

    I hope they bring a Gt3 Touring with PDK, sunroof and seats in the back for the kids... (thanks I don’t want a GTS) 🤭


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    So it seems that LA will be the intro (at earliest).

    No 992 appearance at Rennsport (935, Speedster) or Paris (Macan, Speedster Production) shows.


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    turbolite:

    I hope they bring a Gt3 Touring with PDK, sunroof and seats in the back for the kids... (thanks I don’t want a GTS) 🤭

    yep. would buy in a heartbeat 


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