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    2022 992 Safari Model

    A surprise is coming for MY 2022. Factory Safari model 992 with a lift kit, bigger tires, extra lights, revised diffs,  

    Confirmed by Porsche of Oklahoma.

    This Porsche dealership has gotten into prepping older Cayennes for off road use and is now a dealer for Eurowise Cayenne lift kits etc.. They are also building a Cayman Safari like rallye car.

     



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    Safari or Dakar, btw?

     

    https://www.motortrend.com/news/porsche-911-safari-renamed-dakar/


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    I expressed interest with our local dealership....might be the perfect 911 for bad roads.


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    Great, l already see owners lowering their safaris / dakars …. I don’t know…l am not sure why there would be a whatever niche for such a car … yes


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    d997h:

    Great, l already see owners lowering their safaris / dakars …. I don’t know…l am not sure why there would be a whatever niche for such a car … yes

     

    LOL, that would be one button press inside the cabin away. Likely it will have standard height adjustable air suspension. 


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    Whoopsy:
    d997h:

    Great, l already see owners lowering their safaris / dakars …. I don’t know…l am not sure why there would be a whatever niche for such a car … yes

     

    LOL, that would be one button press inside the cabin away. Likely it will have standard height adjustable air suspension. 

    Yes, that was my understanding also kiss


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    If you live in the Southern part of the US, there are plenty of dirt race tracks that let you run whatya brung. Might be some interesting new track say adventures ahead. Porsche may unwittingly be taking a deep dive into Bubba land. 


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    Imagine it fit for desert dunes...


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    intouch1:

    I expressed interest with our local dealership....might be the perfect 911 for bad roads.

    Should be a big seller in the US, antidote for the decades of lack of infrastructure spending on roads…


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    996FourEss:
    intouch1:

    I expressed interest with our local dealership....might be the perfect 911 for bad roads.

    Should be a big seller in the US, antidote for the decades of lack of infrastructure spending on roads…

    be my guest, not in the US only ... in Germany, we are currently experiencing a great happening as all of a sudden a lot of  autobahn / highway bridges in the country seem to be in "very bad condition", to put it mildly ... Smiley ... so, perhaps there is a market for high clearance sports cars actually ... oh, and, I already see the "dirt paint to sample" EUR 10.000 option for the DAKAR 911 coming ... oh, boy ... 


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    So a more practical 911.  They should probably add a bit of rear seat room, maybe a couple doors for better access.  Perhaps a hatch to access an increased luggage area.  Being a Porsche, it needs regular, S, GTS and Turbo trims.  I can't wait to see something like it at the dealer.


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    waiting for PDK:

    So a more practical 911.  They should probably add a bit of rear seat room, maybe a couple doors for better access.  Perhaps a hatch to access an increased luggage area.  Being a Porsche, it needs regular, S, GTS and Turbo trims.  I can't wait to see something like it at the dealer.

    Smiley


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    waiting for PDK:

    So a more practical 911.  They should probably add a bit of rear seat room, maybe a couple doors for better access.  Perhaps a hatch to access an increased luggage area.  Being a Porsche, it needs regular, S, GTS and Turbo trims.  I can't wait to see something like it at the dealer.

    For years, the brand failure to deliver a real off road 4wd w room inside has been glaring.

    The early Cayenne w low range was ok, but everything since is soccer mom with tiny interiors.


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    After a recent two day snowfall, the advantages of this Porsche becomes very apparent.  Many of the roads, a week later, are relatively clear; however, a few roads remain heavily ridged with patchy areas of ice.  A few more centimeters of ground clearance and a comfort suspension setting is all that is needed to tackle the back country roads.  


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    waiting for PDK:

    So a more practical 911.  They should probably add a bit of rear seat room, maybe a couple doors for better access.  Perhaps a hatch to access an increased luggage area.  Being a Porsche, it needs regular, S, GTS and Turbo trims.  I can't wait to see something like it at the dealer.

    SmileySmiley


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    waiting for PDK:

    So a more practical 911.  They should probably add a bit of rear seat room, maybe a couple doors for better access.  Perhaps a hatch to access an increased luggage area.  Being a Porsche, it needs regular, S, GTS and Turbo trims.  I can't wait to see something like it at the dealer.

    I don't know why but for some reason the number 928 sound like a good fit for this mythical vehicle. Wonder if Porsche has ever thought about something like that. 


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    I hope they Baja race this. And offer rock rails, full skid plates, a special lower gear ratio incl a low 1st gear and no center lock wheels might need to beef up the transfer case and front diff also.


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    Hilarious!


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    Less amusing:


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    is it only me that I do not see any images from you anymore ? yes


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    I see them


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    d997h:

    is it only me that I do not see any images from you anymore ? yes

    You mean the last ones from Spyderidol? I see them fine but the are an external link embedded in the post, if you do not see them then the problem I would think would be with your connection to that external hosting site Smiley


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    Yup, it is my firefox browser, thx.


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    Spyderidol:

    Less amusing:

    There’s a dude on instagram that drives a 996 C4s with a rooftent and travels the us with it… makes for some epic pictures and adventures methinks!


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    d997h:

    is it only me that I do not see any images from you anymore ? yes

    I don't see them either...


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


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    And now not in the slightness bit funny:

     


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    Spyderidol:

    And now not in the slightness bit funny:

     

    Speed bump monster. Perhaps trying to take the record from Jeep


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    some Tuthills at the recent East African Safari Rally

     

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