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    SuzyF:
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    Luckily it's almost impossible in the Boxster to heel and toe when wearing high heels. i would wear out the right shoes earlier than the left ones and those are mostly expensive shoes!  Smiley

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    Suzy

     

    Ironically, in the older 911's with bottom hinged pedals, I used to find it easier to heel and toe when wearing dress shoes with a bit of a heel than when wearing flat soled shoes.

     


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    RodoRS:

    The Targa!!! Smiley

    The last shot reveals the rear sits but, we don't know how the top will retract behind them. 

    I like what I see, but if they reintroduces the old targa-style they should go all the way by offering a package similar to the 50 years-edition with some vintage paint choices to make the concept work.


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    rendering from X-Tomi design...

    http://www.worldcarfans.com/113121767611/2014-porsche-911-targa-rendered-based-on-patent-pics


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    911 Safari??

    Screenshot from Autobild Sportcars magazine 01-2014. According to Autobild, the car will be introduced at Peking motorshow in april 2014, as a concept. Not sure what to think about it.... Any comments??yes


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    Targa is certainly a very very nice looking car!  Good job on bringing the true element of Targa back!  However, that Safari 911 is just one big joke maybe.... 


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    Why not?) It would be great for 911 to compete in Dakar f.e. like 959 in 86))) 


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    huangester:

     However, that Safari 911 is just one big joke maybe.... 

    The promotional line will be:

    "No sure whether you need a Carrera or a Macan Smiley The new Safari is here in the spirit of the legendary Dakar Winners"


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    bws:
    RodoRS:

    The Targa!!! Smiley

    The last shot reveals the rear sits but, we don't know how the top will retract behind them. 

    I like what I see, but if they reintroduces the old targa-style they should go all the way by offering a package similar to the 50 years-edition with some vintage paint choices to make the concept work.

    exponential of ugly. porsche off to new styling heights.


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    And I think it's the best looking 991 to date... Each to their own. Turbo Targa Please!!!!


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    SuzyF:

    911 Safari??

    Screenshot from Autobild Sportcars magazine 01-2014. According to Autobild, the car will be introduced at Peking motorshow in april 2014, as a concept. Not sure what to think about it.... Any comments??yes


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    Suzy

     

    I would buy a 911 Safari instantly!


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    Ridiculous...SmileySmiley


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    965 3.3turbo/  993 targa / 996 cab /997S cab

    Audi R8  //  Audi A6 3.0 biturbo Quattro/Mini JCW


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    SuzyF:

    911 Safari??

    Screenshot from Autobild Sportcars magazine 01-2014. According to Autobild, the car will be introduced at Peking motorshow in april 2014, as a concept. Not sure what to think about it.... Any comments??yes


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    Suzy

     

     

    THAT, is the coolest thing ever. Much better idea than the stupid retro targa. I would buy one for sure.


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    that is an all weather that would really handle our 4 seasons in Canada & still be sporty - i love it


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    2013 Lotus Evora S/ 2008 Cayenne GTS Manual

    2012 991 C2S -PDK / 2010 997.2 turbo cab manual, sold //2008 RS 60 sold /04 C4S sold - 08 Cayenne Turbo PDCC sold


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    that Safari would be the perfect car for our roads


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    Speed has never killed anyone, suddenly becoming stationary... That's what gets you.

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    Give it an air suspension too to be able to raise and lower the chassis and I bet it would find quite a lot buyers all over the world. Interesting concept.


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    RC (Germany) - Rennteam Editor Porsche 991 Turbo S, Porsche Boxster S (981), BMW X3 35d (2013)


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    Similar in concept to the Lamborghini show car Parcour by Giugiaro. That also had variable height.


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    "Form follows function"


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    Whoopsy:
     

    ..... Much better idea than the stupid retro targa.....

    There is nothing "stupid" about the targa. It may not be to your personal taste but it is a genius bit of marketing by Porsche. There are plenty of buyers who like the idea of an open air 911 but have never like the awkward styling of the cabrio which completely loses the iconic "911" outline with the roof down and ends up with a rather heavy looking rear. The targa answers that point perfectly for those potential buyers and at a very modest development cost to Porsche as it essentially utilises the same basic bodyshell and components as the cabrio. It also re-inforces the historic lineage of the model and introduces a unique body style in it's segment.  That uniqueness alone will guarantee it being a sales success in what has now become a fashion driven market.


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    im with you.

    also hoping they offer some more exciting retro colours, perhaps a green, orange etc.....

     


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    The safari 911 reminds me of this :  ( same good idea )

    S7-VW-Golf-4Motion-une-Golf-tout-terrain-161658.jpg


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    Like Rinspeed Beduinos

    http://st.gdefon.com/wallpapers_original/wallpapers/136740_rinspeed_bedouin_1920x1200_(www.GdeFon.ru).jpg

     


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    Enzo II:

    Like Rinspeed Beduinos

    http://st.gdefon.com/wallpapers_original/wallpapers/136740_rinspeed_bedouin_1920x1200_(www.GdeFon.ru).jpg

     

    So ugly.... SmileySmiley


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    Better. blush I was never a fan of Rinspeed but they certainly made their (design)point.


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    RC (Germany) - Rennteam Editor Porsche 991 Turbo S, Porsche Boxster S (981), BMW X3 35d (2013)


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    With what does Rinspeed earn its money? I mean, those concepts can't be created out of thin air...


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    SuzyF:

    911 Safari??

    Screenshot from Autobild Sportcars magazine 01-2014. According to Autobild, the car will be introduced at Peking motorshow in april 2014, as a concept. Not sure what to think about it.... Any comments??yes


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    Suzy

     

    Hi Suzy do you have a. Full picture of the car in the bottom right? It looks like the new GT3 RS impression... :)


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    boytronic:
    Hi Suzy do you have a. Full picture of the car in the bottom right? It looks like the new GT3 RS impression... :)

    Here you go ;)  (Sorry for the poor quality, it's a PDF file)


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    Suzy

     


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    I think something is missing in this picture... 


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    RC (Germany) - Rennteam Editor Porsche 991 Turbo S, Porsche Boxster S (981), BMW X3 35d (2013)


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    RC:

    I think something is missing in this picture... 

    The air vents....


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    Suzy

     


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    Why would it need the air vents?

    Maybe they were using Turbo parts on the mule and that's why it had vents


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    lor:

    Why would it need the air vents?

    Maybe they were using Turbo parts on the mule and that's why it had vents

    Lookie here...this is no Turbo. Smiley (click for zoom)

    Porsche-911-Type-991-RSR-2013-widescreen-02.jpg


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    RC (Germany) - Rennteam Editor Porsche 991 Turbo S, Porsche Boxster S (981), BMW X3 35d (2013)


     
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