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    992 GT3

    Heres a link for latest video of 992 gt3 testing 

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5PN7kHu_jiY

    sorry if I missed it but couldn't see a dedicated 992 gt3 page?


    Re: 992 gt3

    Looks very wide!


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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: 992 GT3 Touring...

    Great to see more footage of the 992 GT3 Touring model testing...  1552170150971image.gif 

    1559072132123image.jpeg

    ...with a 4.0 litre naturally-aspirated flat six engine and manual gearbox... Smiley

    ...it does indeed look like they are testing a wider front and rear track! 

    Smiley Smiley Smiley


    Re: 992 GT3 Touring...

    surely not touring....


    Re: 992 GT3 Touring...

    Is it me, or is the rear wing different than on the standard 992? Looks a bit better for one reason or another.


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    Porsche, separates Le Mans from Le Boys


    Re: 992 GT3 Touring...

    BjoernB:

    surely not touring....

    If not a 992 GT3 Touring, what do you think it is Bjoern? Smiley

    Porsche 992 R?

    992 Carrera RS?

    992 Sport Classic?


    Re: 992 GT3 Touring...

    touring surely is on the cards

     


    Re: 992 GT3 Touring...

    Count me in! Looks great.


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    1969 Mercedes-Benz 300SEL 6.3  / 2008 Porsche 911 GT3 RS (sold) / 2011 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Performance / 2014 BMW-Alpina D3 biturbo Touring / 2018 Porsche 911 GT3 Clubsport


    Re: 992 GT3 Touring...

    same same

    never had a gt car

    got a targa 991.1 with uprated engine

    driven the 992s this week and impressive as it is, nowhere near enough of an event for me


    Re: 992 GT3 Touring...

    Given 992's more muscular and sporty proportions and contours, the GT3 version is going to look amazing in 992 form.


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    ⇒ Carlos - Porsche 991 Carrera GTS


    Re: 992 GT3 Touring...

    Boxster Coupe GTS:
    BjoernB:

    surely not touring....

    If not a 992 GT3 Touring, what do you think it is Bjoern? Smiley

    Porsche 992 R?

    992 Carrera RS?

    992 Sport Classic?

    extended wheelarches - specially in the front -  mean historically from 997 models onwards RS testing mule.


    Re: 992 GT3 Touring...

    could be testing mechanical grip set up - before aero add on's (with 992 basic body)


    Re: 992 GT3 Touring...

    It is the RS. Very very wide, just hope it will not look cartoonish. heart


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    GT Lover, Porsche fan

    991.2 GT3 manual, 991 GT3 2014(sold)

    Cayenne GTS 2014


    Re: 992 GT3 Touring...

    the-missile:

    It is the RS. Very very wide, just hope it will not look cartoonish. heart

    Not a GT3 RS with the retractable wing.  Maybe 50th Anniversary Carrera RS (but I would expect fixed ducktail spoiler for that).  Why do people think this is not a GT3 Touring - that seems possible to me...


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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: 992 GT3 Touring...

    Grant:
    the-missile:

    It is the RS. Very very wide, just hope it will not look cartoonish. heart

    Not a GT3 RS with the retractable wing.  Maybe 50th Anniversary Carrera RS (but I would expect fixed ducktail spoiler for that).  Why do people think this is not a GT3 Touring - that seems possible to me...

     

    it is just the GT3 is ready with th ITB you are looking for Smiley


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    GT Lover, Porsche fan

    991.2 GT3 manual, 991 GT3 2014(sold)

    Cayenne GTS 2014


    Re: 992 GT3 Touring...

    the-missile:
    Grant:
    the-missile:

    It is the RS. Very very wide, just hope it will not look cartoonish. heart

    Not a GT3 RS with the retractable wing.  Maybe 50th Anniversary Carrera RS (but I would expect fixed ducktail spoiler for that).  Why do people think this is not a GT3 Touring - that seems possible to me...

     

    it is just the GT3 is ready with th ITB you are looking for Smiley

    Smiley


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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: 992 GT3 Touring...

    Grant:
    the-missile:
    Grant:
    the-missile:

    It is the RS. Very very wide, just hope it will not look cartoonish. heart

    Not a GT3 RS with the retractable wing.  Maybe 50th Anniversary Carrera RS (but I would expect fixed ducktail spoiler for that).  Why do people think this is not a GT3 Touring - that seems possible to me...

     

    it is just the GT3 is ready with th ITB you are looking for Smiley

    Smiley

    I wonder how it will sound relative to speedster


    Re: 992 GT3 Touring...

    Same muted sound. 


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    GT Lover, Porsche fan

    991.2 GT3 manual, 991 GT3 2014(sold)

    Cayenne GTS 2014


    Re: 992 GT3 Touring...

    I might have read it wrong but I thought Porsche made a comment of the roof being some sort of sound deadener in the speedster?


    Re: 992 GT3 Touring...

    steelested:

    I might have read it wrong but I thought Porsche made a comment of the roof being some sort of sound deadener in the speedster?

    I am talking about the exhaust note you will get. Speedster has indeed some sound deadner while the car is open top but what you get from top closed is not as loud as current 991.2


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    GT Lover, Porsche fan

    991.2 GT3 manual, 991 GT3 2014(sold)

    Cayenne GTS 2014


    Re: 992 GT3 Touring...

    I am hopefully stepping up from 991.1 targa uprated engine so hopefully an incredible upgrade


    Re: 992 GT3 Touring...

    that will be a very interesting step up kiss


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    GT Lover, Porsche fan

    991.2 GT3 manual, 991 GT3 2014(sold)

    Cayenne GTS 2014


    Re: 992 GT3 Touring...

    Times are changing.  991.2 RS gets regularly banned from tracks because of too loud stock exhaust. This included the Riing. When I was there quite a few cars had to have extra silencers fitted on their exhaust as to be sure to comply with the sound mesures. 

    Loud exhaust are not tolerated anymore. Even on tracks. 

    This 992 does not sound too bad at all. Less loud but still a nice type of growl. 


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

     


    Re: 992 GT3 Touring...

    I don't need to be the loudest guy in town, its character I'm after

    I drove the 991.1 gts which had character and I just loved the way the engine opened up between 3-4000 revs.

    that's what I am looking for and Porsche I am sure from the motorsport division will improve on the 991.2 ?


    Re: 992 GT3 Touring...

    .2 is louder than .1

    .1 has a zing noise along the rev band when .2 has a piston noise

    2 different experiences, both great. .2 is better. No question. 


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    GT Lover, Porsche fan

    991.2 GT3 manual, 991 GT3 2014(sold)

    Cayenne GTS 2014


    Re: 992 GT3 Touring...

    991.2 or 992?

    sorry for being stupid


    Re: 992 GT3 Touring...

    991.2

    there is no final 992 GT3 yet...


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    997.2 4S / BMW X5 40e / Donkervoort GT 



    Re: 992 GT3 Touring...

    super curious if 992 will be better than 991.2 

    time will tell......


    Re: 992 GT3 Touring...

    steelested:

    super curious if 992 will be better than 991.2 

    time will tell......

    It should be faster around the Nordschleife and have a better motor (hopefully NA with ITB's and at least 20hp more than 991.2 GT3).  I also think they will have a much improved tire monitoring system (possibly from the technology shown in the Michelin Connect with sensors in the tire tread and dash display of temp and pressure), wider track, larger wheels/tires, and better aero.

    The rest is speculation...


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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

     


     
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