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    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    BiTurbo:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RXC9LHTNv1E

    And to add the changes done to it. She's basically stock aside from the consumables and GT3R's suspension.

    - Stock engine (measured power at 496,9 hp)
    - Stock gearbox
    - Stock PS Cup 2 tyres (no ultra-hardcore version like AMG GT R or Corvette Z06!)
    - 1,8 bar warm tyre pressure on both axles
    - 20% more downforce than factory-RS (probably because of the different rear wing-setup)
    - Adjustable suspension from the GT3 R (with 12% softer setup)
    - Magnesium wheels
    - Road-legal racing pads
    - 3,5 Degrees camber on both axles
    - After a few 1:06.2 min laps it managed its best time of 1:05,8 min on brand new tyres.


    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    Wow - nice!


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    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    ^Sure about the tire pressure ?


    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    Kobalt:

    ^Sure about the tire pressure ?

    He probably meant cold? Smiley


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    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    crayphile:

    OK  - I did it  - better late then never Smiley SmileySmileySmiley .  I've been waiting for prices to dip and they have. Not quite as far as I would have liked but the contrast in the spec  - outside and in  - took me over the edge:






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    Hi crayphile, almost three months have passed, time for a driving report and comparo with your other beauties Smiley


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    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    J.Seven:
    crayphile:

    OK  - I did it  - better late then never Smiley SmileySmileySmiley .  I've been waiting for prices to dip and they have. Not quite as far as I would have liked but the contrast in the spec  - outside and in  - took me over the edge:






    14848568050724.jpg

    Hi crayphile, almost three months have passed, time for a driving report and comparo with your other beauties Smiley


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    J.Seven

     

    Its the handling and free revving engine that really stick out on this car. Is so precise when you place it along with being very stable. The sound is nowhere near as good as a Speciale if you want a comparison,and the tail less slippy. For out and out neck bending speed though the LT is easily king.


    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    Having a lighter tail and sounding better makes the Speciale funnier to drive right? And how about engine sound, was your previous V10 Huracan better than Speciale?

    No boxer or inline 6 cilinder engine could ever sound like a V8.


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    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    Guys you have some news about the next 991.2 RS? i have seen on PFF forum a rumor of a limited version of the RS not a regular model ( 4.2 - 525 hp...)

    You have "serious" information about it? 


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    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    A very special model has been hinted here...


    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    J.Seven:

    Having a lighter tail and sounding better makes the Speciale funnier to drive right? And how about engine sound, was your previous V10 Huracan better than Speciale?

    No boxer or inline 6 cilinder engine could ever sound like a V8.

    Each car has its own characterises  - 911 feel with the GT3RS and mid-engined feel for the Speciale. The V10 in the Huracan of course sounds way better than the other two. 


    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    SciFrog:

    A very special model has been hinted here...

    Yes but based on the 991.2 Turbo S, not a GT model. Smiley


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    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    J.Seven:

    Having a lighter tail and sounding better makes the Speciale funnier to drive right? And how about engine sound, was your previous V10 Huracan better than Speciale?

    No boxer or inline 6 cilinder engine could ever sound like a V8.

    The 458 Speciale screams, the Huracan trumpets. Big difference in sound but both sound divine. Smiley

    I realized that with cars like that, you don't need to be fast all the time to enjoy them. Big difference in real life driving experience and fun.


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    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    RC:
    J.Seven:

    Having a lighter tail and sounding better makes the Speciale funnier to drive right? And how about engine sound, was your previous V10 Huracan better than Speciale?

    No boxer or inline 6 cilinder engine could ever sound like a V8.

    The 458 Speciale screams, the Huracan trumpets. Big difference in sound but both sound divine. Smiley

    I realized that with cars like that, you don't need to be fast all the time to enjoy them. Big difference in real life driving experience and fun.I

    That is so true Smiley


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    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    991.2 turbo S special !! not for me...


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    997 GT3 RS 3.6 - 964 RS - 993 RS -  991 GT3 RS


    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    RC:
    J.Seven:

    Having a lighter tail and sounding better makes the Speciale funnier to drive right? And how about engine sound, was your previous V10 Huracan better than Speciale?

    No boxer or inline 6 cilinder engine could ever sound like a V8.

    The 458 Speciale screams, the Huracan trumpets. Big difference in sound but both sound divine. Smiley

    I realized that with cars like that, you don't need to be fast all the time to enjoy them. Big difference in real life driving experience and fun.

    ::::))))) i have been saying that all along. good you got there my friend::::))))))


    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    pmarkow:
    RC:
    J.Seven:

    Having a lighter tail and sounding better makes the Speciale funnier to drive right? And how about engine sound, was your previous V10 Huracan better than Speciale?

    No boxer or inline 6 cilinder engine could ever sound like a V8.

    The 458 Speciale screams, the Huracan trumpets. Big difference in sound but both sound divine. Smiley

    I realized that with cars like that, you don't need to be fast all the time to enjoy them. Big difference in real life driving experience and fun.

    ::::))))) i have been saying that all along. good you got there my friend::::))))))

    So why did you get a GT3 RS? Smiley Smiley Smiley Under 4000 rpm...not much happening. 


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    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    RC:
    pmarkow:
    RC:
    J.Seven:

    Having a lighter tail and sounding better makes the Speciale funnier to drive right? And how about engine sound, was your previous V10 Huracan better than Speciale?

    No boxer or inline 6 cilinder engine could ever sound like a V8.

    The 458 Speciale screams, the Huracan trumpets. Big difference in sound but both sound divine. Smiley

    I realized that with cars like that, you don't need to be fast all the time to enjoy them. Big difference in real life driving experience and fun.

    ::::))))) i have been saying that all along. good you got there my friend::::))))))

    So why did you get a GT3 RS? Smiley Smiley Smiley Under 4000 rpm...not much happening. 

    why did a get the RS? this is a bit unclear to me in retrospect. the car drives fantastically - nice even under 4K - but i want back to ferrari. or lambo?:::))))


    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    pmarkow:
    RC:
    pmarkow:
    RC:
    J.Seven:

    Having a lighter tail and sounding better makes the Speciale funnier to drive right? And how about engine sound, was your previous V10 Huracan better than Speciale?

    No boxer or inline 6 cilinder engine could ever sound like a V8.

    The 458 Speciale screams, the Huracan trumpets. Big difference in sound but both sound divine. Smiley

    I realized that with cars like that, you don't need to be fast all the time to enjoy them. Big difference in real life driving experience and fun.

    ::::))))) i have been saying that all along. good you got there my friend::::))))))

    So why did you get a GT3 RS? Smiley Smiley Smiley Under 4000 rpm...not much happening. 

    why did a get the RS? this is a bit unclear to me in retrospect. the car drives fantastically - nice even under 4K - but i want back to ferrari. or lambo?:::))))

    actually, the main reason why i got out of ferrari was the trick the previous F dealer in austria played on me. the new dealership is very forthcoming though.


    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    So 488 Speciale next?  Or maybe a 812? 

    I agree...the dealer is always important for the whole "ownership" experience.

    My Audi dealer has been amazing so far, didn't expect that from him. Probably because my sales person is young and wants to make a career (and accidentally, while he works in Munich, he lives right next to my business Smiley) but he really is a pleasant person to deal with and he always tries hard. I feel welcomed.


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    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    RC:

    So 488 Speciale next?  Or maybe a 812? 

    I agree...the dealer is always important for the whole "ownership" experience.

    My Audi dealer has been amazing so far, didn't expect that from him. Probably because my sales person is young and wants to make a career (and accidentally, while he works in Munich, he lives right next to my business Smiley) but he really is a pleasant person to deal with and he always tries hard. I feel welcomed.


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    that is important!!! yes 488spciale next, except if i keep warming up to the huracan performante more


    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    Top Gear 2017 Episode 3: Kobalts RS participating as en Extra.
    Funny enough Rory relates to me as a local...

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    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    Kobalt:

    Top Gear 2017 Episode 3: Kobalts RS participating as en Extra.
    Funny enough Rory relates to me as a local...

    You're there enough to qualify as a Local Smiley


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    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    Kobalt:

    Top Gear 2017 Episode 3: Kobalts RS participating as en Extra.
    Funny enough Rory relates to me as a local...

    TopGear.png

    Did you get overtaken by it too?


    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    crayphile:
    Kobalt:

    Top Gear 2017 Episode 3: Kobalts RS participating as en Extra.
    Funny enough Rory relates to me as a local...

    TopGear.png

    Did you get overtaken by it too?

    No - but to be honest I'm not so sure that they actually filmed that particular sequence on track when the Track Day was open.The Track Day started rather late that day. Fog they said Smiley .

    But I saw cameras around the track during the day - and helicopters too. There was a rumour that TG shot two episodes. One built around the Golf another one about Trackdays.


    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    crayphile:
    Did you get overtaken by it too?

    To be fair, the VW Golf scored an equal place as the RS in the ECOTY award Smiley 


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    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    Hehe, cool.. I've been in the orange BMW in the background, too - a friend rented it in Spa last year..


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    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    DaveGordon:

    Hehe, cool.. I've been in the orange BMW in the background, too - a friend rented it in Spa last year..

    It is a small world Smiley


    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    See on Rennlist by Randr member:

    About the upcoming GT3 RS.2

    "Could be  But my dealership is very certain it will happen and they expect detail at the end of the year. Also I was shown two photos of what appears to be a black 991.2 GT3 RS is a wind tunnel. It appears to show a wider RS with double rear spoiler. The rear appeared to be CF but was dressed up in disruptive pattern (the CF was obvious around the tail lights). The air vents in the front fender appeared both a little narrower and a lot longer than those on the current version. The rear appeared wider e.g. RSR like and there also appeared to be vents over the rear fenders although it could have been shadow. It looked much more aggressive than the current RS, lower flatter and wider. Very very race focussed. The rear wing appeared very tall and wide.

    Also he said that there wasn't a single order for a manual GT3 at this particular dealership. Thats all I've got."


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    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    Salut Laurent, could it be that this guy is confusing with the upcoming GT2 RS?


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    Re: 991 GT3 RS

    GoHardGT3RS:

    Salut Laurent, could it be that this guy is confusing with the upcoming GT2 RS?

    i wait some photos...But for sure a RS.2 coming limited or not but i heard by my dealer a presentation in october...2017


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