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991 GT3 - latest pics

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fioran0

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2,392 posts

84 months

Wednesday 10th October 2012
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finally someone decided to take some of the inside, something no one has yet thought of for some reason despite porsche having left a bunch at a petrol station and having spent the best part of a week driving round san francisco. 918 spyder was on the trailer too.









edited to fix pics.

Edited by fioran0 on Wednesday 10th October 23:56

GT Two

2,903 posts

104 months

Wednesday 10th October 2012
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looks like a nissan GTR from some angles.

Gibbo205

1,900 posts

119 months

Wednesday 10th October 2012
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frown

Looks well boring!
997 GT3 looks far better inside and out, just no longer looks like a race car.

J-P

3,743 posts

118 months

Wednesday 10th October 2012
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It's quite nice - PDK though, so 997 or better yet 996 GT3RS for me please!

baz1985

3,432 posts

157 months

Wednesday 10th October 2012
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Looks a bit 'veilside'...reminds me of 6th form reading!
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mollytherocker

14,254 posts

121 months

Wednesday 10th October 2012
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How do you know that it is a GT3?

EVOeng

911 posts

82 months

Wednesday 10th October 2012
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mollytherocker said:
How do you know that it is a GT3?
Says so on the rev counter.

A Good Name

92 posts

54 months

Wednesday 10th October 2012
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The ducktail with the extra bit on it still does not look right to my eye.

GT Glee

682 posts

87 months

Wednesday 10th October 2012
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EVOeng said:
Says so on the rev counter.
+ centre outlets which is gt3 thing.

Interior not very racy (or even sporty) with the automatic transmission selector and large display screen.

Not a gt3 as we know it, but porsche know their market.

justin220

3,280 posts

116 months

Wednesday 10th October 2012
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Love that!

ttdan

820 posts

105 months

Wednesday 10th October 2012
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Pics gone?

drpep

1,150 posts

80 months

Thursday 11th October 2012
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Looks ... Bulky. Sure it'll be crazy fast though. And will post silly 'ring times over the next few weeks.

mhh

1,315 posts

154 months

Thursday 11th October 2012
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Let's hope they de-bling the 991 interior (especially the console) for the production GT3s. The 991 dash design is no triumph IMO.

freedman

4,298 posts

119 months

Thursday 11th October 2012
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drpep said:
Looks ... Bulky.
It wont once you see the finished car, without the added rear end disguise

Old Trout

1,588 posts

87 months

Thursday 11th October 2012
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GT Two said:
looks like a nissan GTR from some angles.
...is that the angle where it is pitch black?

I can't see the likeness myself. I do hope that what I see here will help 997 GT3 prices hold up.

Doesn't press many GT3 buttons for me - but I expect a 7:30s 'Ring time or less if the S can do it in 7:38!

nsm3

2,750 posts

108 months

Thursday 11th October 2012
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At least though that car has the all important "bucket seats"........oh and an automatic gearbox!

Think I will keep my 7.1 comfort thx.

Robbo66

2,798 posts

145 months

Thursday 11th October 2012
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freedman said:
drpep said:
Looks ... Bulky.
It wont once you see the finished car, without the added rear end disguise
It will, as the donor is. It's a barge.

Phooey

7,812 posts

81 months

Thursday 11th October 2012
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I reckon that's the +44mm widebody. Wonder if the GT3 and RS will share the same body scratchchin

Loving the thought of it though. 60 will be low 3's and 100 i reckon could be timed at less than 7.

Each incarnation of GT3 has gotten more road friendly and useable with age - 991 with PDK (no heavy clutch) and comfort seats could potentially be as useable as C2S. All Porsche need to do now is offer a comfort, non-RS with rear seat option smile

Carl_Docklands

3,985 posts

174 months

Thursday 11th October 2012
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Whatever that car is, it is using a c4 shell too wide at the hips to be the c2

We don't know if this is a gt3 prototype or an rs, it's just speculation.

DS240

2,230 posts

130 months

Thursday 11th October 2012
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Testing hack... Not finished article.

Some clues of the finished article, but you can't make total judgement at this stage.