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    Advice needed.

     Hello gentlemen/ladies -

    I started a thread about this subject back in the general Porsche forum, but I'm sort of reincarnating it here in the 911 thread [seems more appropriate and I'll hopefully get more responses].

    I've decided to buy a new car and I've limited the scope down to two Porsches [I'm a die-hard Porschephile]: a 2010 911 or a 2011 Cayenne S.

    I've owned two SUVs [one of which I drive now], so I'm honestly quite tired of them. I had the chance to test drive the new Cayenne S twice and I love its improved dynamics, technologies and overall design. I've also test driven a 2010 Carrera 4S and found that car to be absolutely incredible in almost every respect.

    With the 991 generation shift about a year and a half away, do you think I should get a 911 now or opt for a Cayenne? [Yes, the Cayenne is more useful as far as space and all that go, but we have several SUVs in the house should I need to play the versatility card] And if you think I should get a 911, which variant? I'm shutting the Targas/Turbos/GTs out, so that leaves me with the RWD and AWD variants.


    Any advice would be much appreciated.

    rulesdontapply


    Re: Advice needed.

    I think you should ask yourself what you plan to use it for? Commuting? Spirited driving?

    I personally wouldn't buy a 997.2 non GT car right now - the 991 is just around the corner. But I guess it all depends on whether you would happily take the loss in value when the new one comes out. But it will give you a year or two of fun while you wait.

    As for which 911, I like the 997.2 C2S with PSE, Sport PASM most of all. It will bring a big smile to your face 


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