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    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    Yes, heavy duty is the correct description.kiss

     


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    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    Porker:
    They scared me somewhat on the autoroute when driving +/- 50km in heavy rain without braking, and then suddenly needing them, it took a fraction of a second to get some friction

    Thanks very much for the write up and photos Smiley. Carbon brakes have come a long way but they all don't like the cold and wet initially.


    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    Porker:

    I managed to squeeze in a few extra miles, it's at 1100km, so still 800km of running it in, however the 7k RPM is now on the table and that's again a wonderful additional stage of performance and noise. It's really noticeable how much more pleasant the engine sounds in the interior compared to the Mezger. That said, I'm sure that from the outside the Mezger sounds better.

    It was 3° and greasy, so hardly ideal for MPSC, but it serves to highlight a chassis which is noticeably sharper than a 997's, with much, less understeer. Perhaps an easier car to drive hard on track because of it, but it does mean you're on opposite lock quite often on greasy roads, whereas the 997 would push wide first as a warning. It feels solid on the road, like it's carved from a block of granite, I recall I had the same impression when first driving the 997 RS. the gearshift, while nice, is maybe a little bit too light for a car of this calibre, I'd like it to feel a bit more mechanical/heavy. That said, the gearing is much better than on previous manual GT3's, gone is that long geared feeling, gears feel tightly packed with acceleration to show for it.

    The color remains very interesting, it changes completely depending on the hour of day, the sunlight, ... ranging from a dark 'camo' green to a light, grass-like green. I love it but you need to be prepared for it. indecision



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    Wonderful setting and beautiful GT3!! Your color choice is very cool and unique! Smiley Be safe on those cold, slippery roads and thanks for your first driving impressions. Smiley


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    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    Enjoy  kisskiss


    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    Kermit the frog would love that car....it should be its name.FMzXSOkV.jpg


    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    964C2:

    Kermit the frog would love that car....it should be its name.FMzXSOkV.jpg

    Sorry, not going to happen.

    My daughter has the name "Kermit" trademarked for her (future) kermit green Lamborghini Huracan. Smiley 


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    RC (Germany) - Rennteam Editor Porsche 991.2 Carrera GTS Cabriolet (2018), Porsche Cayenne S Diesel (2017), Audi R8 V10 Plus (2016), Mini JCW (2015)


    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    RC:

    Sorry, not going to happen.

    My daughter has the name "Kermit" trademarked for her (future) kermit green Lamborghini Huracan. Smiley 

           Perfect!


    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    looks like a twin ? 

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5J3xCPNNmKQ


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    White 991.2 GT3, production week 10


    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    Gauss:

    looks like a twin ? 

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5J3xCPNNmKQ

    Grrrr Smiley


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    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    It does look nice thoughkiss


    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    Porker:
    Gauss:

    looks like a twin ? 

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5J3xCPNNmKQ

    Grrrr Smiley

    Don't worry too much, you'll be lucky if there's only 2 991.2 in olive green ever produced.

    BTW, your GT3 looks really great in those pics!

     


    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    RC:
    964C2:

    Kermit the frog would love that car....it should be its name.FMzXSOkV.jpg

    Sorry, not going to happen.

    My daughter has the name "Kermit" trademarked for her (future) kermit green Lamborghini Huracan. Smiley 

     

     

    Kermit lives

     

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    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    Don't worry about others to have similar color than yours.

    there will be...as you picked up a color from a defined list and you didn't picked up an ugly one smiley

    the only way to be unique is to add CXX and go crazy otherwise similar cars will most likely be produced. Even by adding CXX, nothing is guaranteed to have something unique. kiss


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    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    Porker:
    Gauss:

    looks like a twin ? 

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5J3xCPNNmKQ

    Grrrr Smiley

    Looks like a US car from the small license plate area, so at least it's on a distant continent 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: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    6EF38F84-C0E7-488E-905C-1A3272D303FF.jpegWe had the fast white cars , now we officially have the slow olive ones. 

     


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    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    That's with a CMS exhaust. Lovely sound.


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    White 991.2 GT3, production week 10


    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    Gnil:

    We had the fast white cars , now we officially have the slow olive ones. 

     

    Eric, the battle is on! Smiley


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    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    Here's another one showing the more 'camo/kaki' aspect of the color in the dark.

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    1992 Mercedes-Benz W124 500E  / 2008 Porsche 911 GT3 RS (sold) / 2011 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Performance / 2014 BMW-Alpina D3 biturbo Touring / 2018 Porsche 911 GT3 Clubsport


    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    Not to mention its anti-gravity properties indecision


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    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    DaveGordon:

    Not to mention its anti-gravity properties indecision

    Told you the new N1 version of the Cups are an improvement Smiley


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    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    It is doing its 'Gekko'-impression...


    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    Grant:
    DaveGordon:

    Not to mention its anti-gravity properties indecision

    Told you the new N1 version of the Cups are an improvement Smiley

    Sticky like a chewing gum Smiley


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    2017 991.2 Carrera 4 GTS | GT Silver Metallic - The GT3 Killah!
    2013 Audi S3 | Glacier White


    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    DuckieRS:

    It is doing its 'Gekko'-impression...

     

    SmileySmileySmiley

    Can you have personalized number plates in Switzerland ?  Smiley


    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    Late to thread but fantastic GT3... the ultimo pic will of course be your car beneath olive trees.... Carlos could suggest some nice roads in Spain that would accomplish this kiss


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    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    Porker:
    Gnil:

    We had the fast white cars , now we officially have the slow olive ones. 

     

    Eric, the battle is on! Smiley

    I will probably be again in break in mode when we meet Smiley

    BTW : Nice number plate, that is fast ! 


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


    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    Indeed, nice plate. A Zürich plate similar (ZH911000) went for 20K CHF recently angel


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    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    This belongs to the Youtube dude, Shmee..

    I like it kiss..


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    throt

    "I Have Done It!".

    991 GT3 pick up in October 2014.

    Rennteam Hairy Chest Advisor.


    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    Me 2


    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    throt:

    This belongs to the Youtube dude, Shmee..

    I like it kiss..

    Are you sure. I thought he had erroneously a black roof?


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    White 991.2 GT3, production week 10


    Re: Olive 991.2 GT3 Clubsport

    Gauss:
    throt:

    This belongs to the Youtube dude, Shmee..

    I like it kiss..

    Are you sure. I thought he had erroneously a black roof?

    Well, Shmee posted it on another forum..Must be his ride then Smiley..


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    throt

    "I Have Done It!".

    991 GT3 pick up in October 2014.

    Rennteam Hairy Chest Advisor.


     
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