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    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Gnil:
    I hope you still will enjoy it as much . If the weather is bad, the Turbo will be the better car .

    Thanks, Eric! Smiley


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    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

    Grant:

    Just had my Euro Delivery cancelled - providing a 991.2 Turbo as a loaner instead.  Some problem with German registration of N. American market cars at this time.

    Still get GT3 track experience in Leipzig, get to see my car, and get to track the Turbo with full insurance, etc.

    Pretty short notice - appointment in Leipzig on Monday...


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    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

     

     

    Ouch, just saw this post. This really sucks but weather over here isn't that great right now, so maybe... Smiley

    Enjoy your stay but this really is a stupid thing to happen. Smiley They couldn't offer a German GT3 for your enjoyment instead? Smiley


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    RC (Germany) - Rennteam Editor Porsche 991 Carrera 4 GTS Cabriolet (2015), Porsche Cayenne S Diesel (2017), Audi R8 V10 Plus (2016), Mini JCW (2015)


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    RC:
    Enjoy your stay but this really is a stupid thing to happen. Smiley They couldn't offer a German GT3 for your enjoyment instead? Smiley

    Yeah, I have mixed feelings.  Having a German GT3 would have been great - oh well...


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    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

    The Turbo likely is from their travel club rental fleet. They don't keep GT3s with the travel club that's why.

    At Leipzig there are plenty of GT3s and GT3RSs, but those are strictly school cars. 

    They have a Porsche Ultimate program where people can rent nicer cars, including a 911R, GT3RS and GT3, but I believe those cars are still in France. Think they are trying that program in Miami soon though. And no, don't even bother, they charge outrageous prices. That's why it got a colder than cold reception this summer in South of France. 

     


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    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Grant:
    Whoopsy:

    Grant,

    Sucks to hear that. Are you staying at Steingenberger in Leipzig?

    For Launch Control, in any Porsche it's as simple as nail the brakes, nail the throttle, when Lunch Control shows on the display, let go of the brake and hang on! 

    Also, hope they let you drive the long course at Leipzig, normally they cut off part of it for for Cayenne and Panamera validations. 

    Thanks, Nick.  Yes, staying at Steigenberger (free with upgraded room due to miscue).  Looking forward to the Leipzig track (and Spa & Ring).


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    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

     

     

    Enjoy 🤙 Leipzig (full course ) is fun, the ring I terrifying (at least it was for me) and Spa is just MAGIC👍 And remember, if it’s try, use a lot of curbes going in to Eau Rouge and full throttle in BlanchimontSmileySmiley Good luck!Smiley


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Sorry for the spelling (fat fingers or something)frown “try” = dry . A bit sissy after two days at Spablush​​​​​​​ 


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Looks like my car will arrive at my dealer early next week. So a next weekend pick up for me. Omg so exciting! indecision


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    Tesla Model S P100D & Model X P90D & 2016 BMW i8 & 2014 991 TTS Cab - Sept 991.2 GT3 ordered. 2017 Porsche Mission E on order


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    The farmer:
    Grant:
    Whoopsy:

    Grant,

    Sucks to hear that. Are you staying at Steingenberger in Leipzig?

    For Launch Control, in any Porsche it's as simple as nail the brakes, nail the throttle, when Lunch Control shows on the display, let go of the brake and hang on! 

    Also, hope they let you drive the long course at Leipzig, normally they cut off part of it for for Cayenne and Panamera validations. 

    Thanks, Nick.  Yes, staying at Steigenberger (free with upgraded room due to miscue).  Looking forward to the Leipzig track (and Spa & Ring).


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    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

     

     

    Enjoy 🤙 Leipzig (full course ) is fun, the ring I terrifying (at least it was for me) and Spa is just MAGIC👍 And remember, if it’s try, use a lot of curbes going in to Eau Rouge and full throttle in BlanchimontSmileySmiley Good luck!Smiley

    Thanks!Smiley


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    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

    Grant:
    The farmer:
    Grant:
    Whoopsy:

    Grant,

    Sucks to hear that. Are you staying at Steingenberger in Leipzig?

    For Launch Control, in any Porsche it's as simple as nail the brakes, nail the throttle, when Lunch Control shows on the display, let go of the brake and hang on! 

    Also, hope they let you drive the long course at Leipzig, normally they cut off part of it for for Cayenne and Panamera validations. 

    Thanks, Nick.  Yes, staying at Steigenberger (free with upgraded room due to miscue).  Looking forward to the Leipzig track (and Spa & Ring).


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    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

     

     

    Enjoy 🤙 Leipzig (full course ) is fun, the ring I terrifying (at least it was for me) and Spa is just MAGIC👍 And remember, if it’s try, use a lot of curbes going in to Eau Rouge and full throttle in BlanchimontSmileySmiley Good luck!Smiley

    Thanks!Smiley

     

    My good partner Mike here is my partner in crime at Leipzig, we are the only survivors in the Master RSR course!

     


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    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Whoopsy:
    Grant:
    The farmer:
    Grant:
    Whoopsy:

    Grant,

    Sucks to hear that. Are you staying at Steingenberger in Leipzig?

    For Launch Control, in any Porsche it's as simple as nail the brakes, nail the throttle, when Lunch Control shows on the display, let go of the brake and hang on! 

    Also, hope they let you drive the long course at Leipzig, normally they cut off part of it for for Cayenne and Panamera validations. 

    Thanks, Nick.  Yes, staying at Steigenberger (free with upgraded room due to miscue).  Looking forward to the Leipzig track (and Spa & Ring).


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    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

     

     

    Enjoy 🤙 Leipzig (full course ) is fun, the ring I terrifying (at least it was for me) and Spa is just MAGIC👍 And remember, if it’s try, use a lot of curbes going in to Eau Rouge and full throttle in BlanchimontSmileySmiley Good luck!Smiley

    Thanks!Smiley

     

    My good partner Mike here is my partner in crime at Leipzig, we are the only survivors in the Master RSR course!

     

    You’re not in Leipzig now, are you?  I just landed in Iceland - staying for a day before flying to Berlin (5 hour layover and quick tour of Copenhagen).


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    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

    Cool kissI always wanted to visit Iceland!


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    2015 911 GT3, 1964 Type 1


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Grant: You’re not in Leipzig now, are you?  I just landed in Iceland - staying for a day before flying to Berlin (5 hour layover and quick tour of Copenhagen).

    Grant. Send me a PM if you want some ideas for Copenhagen. 


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    CPH is cool. Berlin too... Stoked for you Grant! Still attending Curbstone?


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    DuckieRS:

    CPH is cool. Berlin too... Stoked for you Grant! Still attending Curbstone?

    Yes, still planning on it...  Are you?


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    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

    tso:
    Grant: You’re not in Leipzig now, are you?  I just landed in Iceland - staying for a day before flying to Berlin (5 hour layover and quick tour of Copenhagen).

    Grant. Send me a PM if you want some ideas for Copenhagen. 

    Thanks!


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    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

    Just noticed on the US GT3 Configurator now, no more Zuffenhausen nor Leipzig Delivery - just Atlanta.  Seems weird...


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    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

    Grant:
    DuckieRS:

    ... Still attending Curbstone?

    Yes, still planning on it...  Are you?

    I might (depending on work and weather). Will have more time when my '3' arrives next year.


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Ah, sounds good.  Give a shout if you’re there 


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    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

    My car arrived at the dealer today. It’s got Dunlop’s maxx race2 and not  Michelin’s. Any one got experience of the difference?


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    Tesla Model S P100D & Model X P90D & 2016 BMW i8 & 2014 991 TTS Cab - Sept 991.2 GT3 ordered. 2017 Porsche Mission E on order


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    EnglishManInNY:

    My car arrived at the dealer today. It’s got Dunlop’s maxx race2 and not  Michelin’s. Any one got experience of the difference?

    On the last cars, Dunlop’s were slightly faster and wore a little quicker too.  New ones are likely to be very fast!


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    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

    EnglishManInNY:

    My car arrived at the dealer today. It’s got Dunlop’s maxx race2 and not  Michelin’s. Any one got experience of the difference?

    I found the Dunlop’s a little bit stickier on hot tarmac. Quit good, but didn’t last as long as the Cup2’s and the 2’s are way better in rain. Had them on about 2 years ago, so don’t know if they have done anything new on the resent onesSmiley

    Gone back to Cup 2’s and stayed there my selfSmiley


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Mine came with Dunlops. Main problem was no-one had any clue what pressures to run them at - seemingly including the Dunlop guys I spoke to at the ‘ring once. Higher than the miches basically. They seemed fine though, amd were good in the cold/wet. Didn’t last long. I switched back to Michelin after - not much to dislike about the Cup2 IMO.


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    2015 911 GT3, 1964 Type 1


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

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    Tesla Model S P100D & Model X P90D & 2016 BMW i8 & 2014 991 TTS Cab - Sept 991.2 GT3 ordered. 2017 Porsche Mission E on order


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Gorgeous !!! kiss

    I've also specced white with silver wheels, but silver Xenons instead. Can't wait to see more photos of yours. She's a beauty. Congrats! 


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    I ordered this car 1.5years ago. And the next week waiting to pick it will be the most painful. Can’t pick it up sooner due to work. Ugh

    Getting the max ci 360 radar detector installed on it. Anyone experienced this one?


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    Tesla Model S P100D & Model X P90D & 2016 BMW i8 & 2014 991 TTS Cab - Sept 991.2 GT3 ordered. 2017 Porsche Mission E on order

     


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Coool..! Congrats kiss


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    2015 911 GT3, 1964 Type 1


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    Grant:
    Whoopsy:
    Grant:
    The farmer:
    Grant:
    Whoopsy:

    Grant,

    Sucks to hear that. Are you staying at Steingenberger in Leipzig?

    For Launch Control, in any Porsche it's as simple as nail the brakes, nail the throttle, when Lunch Control shows on the display, let go of the brake and hang on! 

    Also, hope they let you drive the long course at Leipzig, normally they cut off part of it for for Cayenne and Panamera validations. 

    Thanks, Nick.  Yes, staying at Steigenberger (free with upgraded room due to miscue).  Looking forward to the Leipzig track (and Spa & Ring).


    --

     

     

    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

     

     

    Enjoy 🤙 Leipzig (full course ) is fun, the ring I terrifying (at least it was for me) and Spa is just MAGIC👍 And remember, if it’s try, use a lot of curbes going in to Eau Rouge and full throttle in BlanchimontSmileySmiley Good luck!Smiley

    Thanks!Smiley

     

    My good partner Mike here is my partner in crime at Leipzig, we are the only survivors in the Master RSR course!

     

    You’re not in Leipzig now, are you?  I just landed in Iceland - staying for a day before flying to Berlin (5 hour layover and quick tour of Copenhagen).

     

    Haha I wish I am in Leipzig right now.

     

    At my track for the whole weekend doing last minute practice for the Porsche Racing Experience next week. Also breaking in the Golf R at the track too.

     


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    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    SmileyWhoopsy:
    Grant:
    Whoopsy:
    Grant:
    The farmer:
    Grant:
    Whoopsy:

    Grant,

    Sucks to hear that. Are you staying at Steingenberger in Leipzig?

    For Launch Control, in any Porsche it's as simple as nail the brakes, nail the throttle, when Lunch Control shows on the display, let go of the brake and hang on! 

    Also, hope they let you drive the long course at Leipzig, normally they cut off part of it for for Cayenne and Panamera validations. 

    Thanks, Nick.  Yes, staying at Steigenberger (free with upgraded room due to miscue).  Looking forward to the Leipzig track (and Spa & Ring).


    --

     

     

    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

     

     

    Enjoy 🤙 Leipzig (full course ) is fun, the ring I terrifying (at least it was for me) and Spa is just MAGIC👍 And remember, if it’s try, use a lot of curbes going in to Eau Rouge and full throttle in BlanchimontSmileySmiley Good luck!Smiley

    Thanks!Smiley

     

    My good partner Mike here is my partner in crime at Leipzig, we are the only survivors in the Master RSR course!

     

    You’re not in Leipzig now, are you?  I just landed in Iceland - staying for a day before flying to Berlin (5 hour layover and quick tour of Copenhagen).

     

    Haha I wish I am in Leipzig right now.

     

    At my track for the whole weekend doing last minute practice for the Porsche Racing Experience next week. Also breaking in the Golf R at the track too.

     

    Ok, have fun! 


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    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

    Congrats EnglishManInNY!! Smiley


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    ⇒ Carlos - Porsche 991 Carrera GTS


    Re: OFFICIAL: New 991.2 GT3

    EnglishManInNY:

     

    Looks great!  White is a great choice with this one.  Visiting my car tomorrow...


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    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


     
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