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    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    throt:

    Show us you hairy chest side and not put a front plate on it, Eric.. Looks so clean without it. indecision...

    If you zoom on the paper on the windshield of the last picture , you ll see a written note by my salesguy , stating NOT to drill any holes  in the front bumper .....

    I will have a number plate , but no holes smiley


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     964 Carrera 4 --  997.2 C2S , -20mm -- 991.2 GT3 RS on it's way 


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    Congrats, enjoy your Frog


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    Gnil:
    throt:

    Show us you hairy chest side and not put a front plate on it, Eric.. Looks so clean without it. indecision...

    If you zoom on the paper on the windshield of the last picture , you ll see a written note by my salesguy , stating NOT to drill any holes  in the front bumper .....

    I will have a number plate , but no holes smiley

    I knew it said that Smiley..

    Do not super glue it, bud Smiley..Smiley..


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    throt

    "I Have Done It!".

    991 GT3 pick up in October 2014.

    991 GT3.2 pick up April/May 2018. ( Hairy Chest Spec ).

    Vauxhall Zafira 1.6 Exclusive pick up June 2013. ( Shit Box )

    Rennteam Hairy Chest Advisor.


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    throt:
    Gnil:
    throt:

    Show us you hairy chest side and not put a front plate on it, Eric.. Looks so clean without it. indecision...

    If you zoom on the paper on the windshield of the last picture , you ll see a written note by my salesguy , stating NOT to drill any holes  in the front bumper .....

    I will have a number plate , but no holes smiley

    I knew it said that Smiley..

    Do not super glue it, bud Smiley..Smiley..

    just drill the plate, glue the rivet, and then put some double face tape on the plate...job done.Smiley

     


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    GT Lover, Porsche fan

    991.2 GT3 manual, 991 GT3 2014(sold)

    Cayenne GTS 2014


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    the-missile:
    throt:
    Gnil:
    throt:

    Show us you hairy chest side and not put a front plate on it, Eric.. Looks so clean without it. indecision...

    If you zoom on the paper on the windshield of the last picture , you ll see a written note by my salesguy , stating NOT to drill any holes  in the front bumper .....

    I will have a number plate , but no holes smiley

    I knew it said that Smiley..

    Do not super glue it, bud Smiley..Smiley..

    just drill the plate, glue the rivet, and then put some double face tape on the plate...job done.Smiley

     

    will take the velcro route, apparently it works well Smiley


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     964 Carrera 4 --  997.2 C2S , -20mm -- 991.2 GT3 RS on it's way 


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    Apparently,, double side sticky pads work.. Can’t see it, surely the stream will rip it off and send it over the car when driving at speed...

    Think a lot use a strip of PPF and cover the whole plate plus a extra couple of inches around it...kiss..

    Still no front plate on mine but one of the guys was pulled up here by the cops and handed a 100 GBP fine..It was 50GBP a few month back..


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    throt

     

    "I Have Done It!".

    991 GT3 pick up in October 2014.

    991 GT3.2 pick up April/May 2018. ( Hairy Chest Spec ).

    Vauxhall Zafira 1.6 Exclusive pick up June 2013. ( Shit Box )

    Rennteam Hairy Chest Advisor.


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    throt:

    Apparently,, double side sticky pads work.. Can’t see it, surely the stream will rip it off and send it over the car when driving at speed...

    Think a lot use a strip of PPF and cover the whole plate plus a extra couple of inches around it...kiss..

    Still no front plate on mine but one of the guys was pulled up here by the cops and handed a 100 GBP fine..It was 50GBP a few month back..


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    throt

     

    "I Have Done It!".

    991 GT3 pick up in October 2014.

    991 GT3.2 pick up April/May 2018. ( Hairy Chest Spec ).

    Vauxhall Zafira 1.6 Exclusive pick up June 2013. ( Shit Box )

    Rennteam Hairy Chest Advisor.

    Your solution sounds good . The velcro one has been apparently  tested  on the German autobahn by one of the clients at my dealer . Nothing flew away ... to my surprise .   

    The good thing is I can take it off easily when on a track . Also , when I hibernated my car, I need to deposit the plates at the car administration in order to stop the road tax + collision insurance etc...   . So , I need to be able to take it off easily . 


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     964 Carrera 4 --  997.2 C2S , -20mm -- 991.2 GT3 RS on it's way 


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    Good thinking too.

    The double sided sticky pads are a easy removal too, just wax off the sticky residue..

    Mind you at the speed I go nothing flies off indecision...

    ..


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    throt

    "I Have Done It!".

    991 GT3 pick up in October 2014.

    991 GT3.2 pick up April/May 2018. ( Hairy Chest Spec ).

    Vauxhall Zafira 1.6 Exclusive pick up June 2013. ( Shit Box )

    Rennteam Hairy Chest Advisor.


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    throt:

    just wax off ......

    Mind you at the speed I go nothing flies off indecision...

    ..

    That is a way too slippery road for me .... Smiley

    You can probably leave your coffee on top of the roof and it would still be there SmileySmileySmiley


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     964 Carrera 4 --  997.2 C2S , -20mm -- 991.2 GT3 RS on it's way 


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    @ Boris and Eric: many congrats on your great looking Greenies wink Let's hope for some nice wheather for the remaining season kiss


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    Daily Driver 991 Carrera T (June 2018), Canyon Carver 981 Spyder, Track Machine 997 GT3


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    I have decided not to put a front plate on my GT3 ($75 parking ticket if caught, but I don't park on the street anyway).  Other than parking, no legal problem.  But if I had to use a plate, I'd probably use this mount that threads into the tow hook location:

    http://www.usmillworks.com/porsche_front_license_plate_mount_bracket_tow_hook.html


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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: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    Gnil:
    throt:

    just wax off ......

    Mind you at the speed I go nothing flies off indecision...

    ..

    That is a way too slippery road for me .... Smiley

    You can probably leave your coffee on top of the roof and it would still be there SmileySmileySmiley

    Smiley...


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    throt

    "I Have Done It!".

    991 GT3 pick up in October 2014.

    991 GT3.2 pick up April/May 2018. ( Hairy Chest Spec ).

    Vauxhall Zafira 1.6 Exclusive pick up June 2013. ( Shit Box )

    Rennteam Hairy Chest Advisor.


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    Danke DaveC / Gauss / Gnil / M3ike / Porker / Porsche-Jeck / RC / Spyderidol / ...

    As DaveC will confirm, the colour is a lot richer than pictures can show. Changes with different lighting. Will post more next weekend. @ Achim, Frank and Joël: we must team up am 'Ring soon!

    No front plate for me, just a sticker (right size and colour though). Have a 'proper' one in the frunk just in case.

    Had a lot of fun already with reactions on the different seats left and right. Love the outcome. 'My' car, period.


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

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    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    5CD5B429-1459-486F-BF3B-6F08E611D03B.jpegMine at the gates of heaven aka Manthey 

     


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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: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    kiss


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


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    DuckieRS:

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    2 different seats? Smiley


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    GT Lover, Porsche fan

    991.2 GT3 manual, 991 GT3 2014(sold)

    Cayenne GTS 2014


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    the-missile:
    DuckieRS:

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    2 different seats? Smiley

    Smiley,, oh yes..

    His other half got in on the spec Smiley.. Interesting..


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    throt

    "I Have Done It!".

    991 GT3 pick up in October 2014.

    991 GT3.2 pick up April/May 2018. ( Hairy Chest Spec ).

    Vauxhall Zafira 1.6 Exclusive pick up June 2013. ( Shit Box )

    Rennteam Hairy Chest Advisor.


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    Yes, on purpose. We couldn't get the P03's here when I ordered (and only on the Touring) while that is the seat I prefer.

    Would even delete the passenger seat, but that's a bridge too far...

    Girlfriend likes the Vito most. Is only interested in the colour, not the spec.


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    DuckieRS:

    Girlfriend likes the Vito most. Is only interested in the colour, not the spec.

    Smiley , sorry, throt does not understand Smiley..

    So, you would have gone for complete passenger seat “”delete’’, if allowed ?..But why not a folding bucket on the passenger side as well ?..

    Sorry in advance..Smiley..


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    throt

    "I Have Done It!".

    991 GT3 pick up in October 2014.

    991 GT3.2 pick up April/May 2018. ( Hairy Chest Spec ).

    Vauxhall Zafira 1.6 Exclusive pick up June 2013. ( Shit Box )

    Rennteam Hairy Chest Advisor.


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    Why does a car need to be 'balanced' (seat-wise)? Shall we all mount a second steering wheel? Had a guy freaking out over it until I pointed out the camera on the boot of his 3-series wasn't mounted in the middle.... Anyway, driving now. Maybe more 'explaining' later.


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    DuckieRS:

    Why does a car need to be 'balanced' (seat-wise)? Shall we all mount a second steering wheel? Had a guy freaking out over it until I pointed out the camera on the boot of his 3-series wasn't mounted in the middle.... Anyway, driving now. Maybe more 'explaining' later.

    Absolutely,,, your car your choice..

    Enjoy your drive, it looks fab...Smiley...


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    throt

    "I Have Done It!".

    991 GT3 pick up in October 2014.

    991 GT3.2 pick up April/May 2018. ( Hairy Chest Spec ).

    Vauxhall Zafira 1.6 Exclusive pick up June 2013. ( Shit Box )

    Rennteam Hairy Chest Advisor.


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    Love the different seats, reminds me of the vintage GT racers back in the day. Very cool spec 


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    997.2 4S / BMW X5 40e / Donkervoort GT 


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    Porker:

    5CD5B429-1459-486F-BF3B-6F08E611D03B.jpegMine at the gates of heaven aka Manthey 

    Truly awesome picture, love it. Now I need to park an own car in front of it.


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    spudgun:

    Love the different seats, reminds me of the vintage GT racers back in the day. Very cool spec 

    Yes, my thought as well. Awesome car, Boris! Would love to see more pictures, so among all that driving, make a picture for us when you stop to pee. Smiley


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

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    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    Great photos!  Love the seating combo too, didn’t even know Porsche would do that. Naturally biased, but I think among the bolder historic colors the linden green works very well on the modern, larger 911.


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    "Don't worry about avoiding temptation, as you grow older it will avoid you"  Churchill


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    If I recall, in the 70s it was possible to order the left and right sports seats individually. 

     


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    Great pics ! Thanks . Your car looks fabulous 


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     964 Carrera 4 --  997.2 C2S , -20mm -- 991.2 GT3 RS 


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3 (2017)

    Great looking car,  congrats!


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    ‘18 991.2 GT3 Irish Green    ‘16 981 Spyder GT Silver                 There's no accounting for taste...


     
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