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  1. 2016 Porsche 911 GT3 RS

    Competition News
    2016 Porsche 911 GT3 RS prowls into Geneva with biggest NA engine in the 911 range The heart of the matter, under that short rear deck, is the largest-displacement and most powerful naturally aspirated engine in the 911 family, with 500 horsepower and 338 pound-feet of torque developed by the...
  2. Porsche 911 GT3 RS spied inside and out virtually undisguised [video]

    Competition News
    [SIZE=5]Porsche 911 GT3 RS spied inside and out virtually undisguised Prototypes of the 2015 Porsche 911 GT3 RS wearing Georgia plates have been caught on camera in United States. The upcoming 991 generation GT3 RS has been spied numerous times but these are by far the best shots of the model...
  3. Porsche 911 GT3 RS revealed in patent photos

    Competition News
    Porsche 911 GT3 RS revealed in patent photos Porsche has been taking its time developing the most hardcore 911 models for the latest 991 chassis. While the GT3 has been on the market for a little while, it suffered from some teething issues. The 911 GT3 RS is certainly on the radar since...
  4. Porsche: 911 GT2 might not return

    European Competition
    Porsche: 911 GT2 might not return The tough-to-top performance of Porsche's blisteringly quick 911 Turbo S, as well as internal politics within the automaker, may prevent a new iteration of the range-topping GT2 from becoming a reality, 911 product manager August Achleitner has revealed...
  5. Retro-Inspired Porsche 911 Targa Leaks ahead of Detroit Debut

    European Competition
    Retro-Inspired Porsche 911 Targa Leaks ahead of Detroit Debut As you probably know, Porsche will unveil the 911 Targa at the Detroit Auto Show later today, with the new model tipped to pay homage to the original 911 Targa of the 1960s. The first leaked official photos confirm this...
  6. Fiesta ST Beats Porsche 911 Turbo S in Track Test Showdown

    Ford Brand News - Global
    Fiesta ST Beats Porsche 911 Turbo S in Track Test Showdown Ford.com AMSTERDAM, Holland – Ford Fiesta ST beat the likes of Porsche 911 Turbo S, Bentley GT Speed and Jaguar F-Type V8 S in a track test to find the ultimate driver’s car staged by Dutch magazine Autovisie. The EcoBoost-powered...
  7. Porsche Planning to Expand 911 Lineup with Off-Road Model

    European Competition
    Porsche Planning to Expand 911 Lineup with Off-Road Model Take this Carrera 4S and imagine it on taller suspension and bigger tires, and you get an idea of what the 911 Safari concept will look like. Porsche’s lineup of 911s in the U.S. is already quite extensive: There are the Carrera, the...
  8. 2015 Porsche 911 Targa to bow in Detroit

    European Competition
    2015 Porsche 911 Targa to bow in Detroit Porsche has confirmed the 2015 911 Targa will greet the public for the first time at next month's Detroit Motor Show. Porsche is not releasing any details about the convertible but a batch of leaked images posted online by a French television station...
  9. Spied: Is This a Facelift Porsche 911, the GTS, Both or Something Different?

    European Competition
    Spied: Is This a Facelift Porsche 911, the GTS, Both or Something Different? We don't need to explain to you why the Porsche 911 series is one of the most difficult cars to decipher when it comes to prototype models, covered or not. Even our experienced spies cannot always put their finger...
  10. pre-Autoshow speculation (& INDEX) thread

    FIN Auto Show Coverage
    thought we'd better get one of these threads going before any/too many actual announcements are made... ...I'll edit this first post with the most popular guesstimates feel free to suggest more shows/dates [Pebble Beach Concours] Aug 14-18 --- List & Link Post#30 --- [BlackLabel] thread [Berlin...
  11. 2014 Porsche 911 Turbo/Turbo S

    European Competition
    At first glance, the 991 2014 911 Turbo doesn't appear to be that big of an improvement over the 997. Output from the 3.8-liter twin-turbo flat-six goes up by 20 hp and 7 lb-ft to 520 and 487, respectively. The Turbo S gets a 30-hp bump to 560, but torque is unchanged at 516 lb-ft. Curb weight...
  12. Geneva 2013: Porsche 911 GT3

    FIN Auto Show Coverage
    Porsche 911 GT3 wows the crowds in Geneva Autoblog March 4, 2013 by Jeremy Korzeniewski Porsche has a long and storied history of taking its range-topping 911 sportscar racing, with an enviable record of achievements in tow. The latest machine with which the automaker will take to the track...
  13. Frankfurt 2011: 2012 Porsche 911

    FIN Auto Show Coverage
    2012 Porsche 911 Carrera disrobes ahead of Frankfurt, priced from $82,100 By Noah Joseph Aug 23rd 2011 Autoblog.com Things happen in an orderly fashion in Germany. And so they do with the unveiling of new cars. The Porsche 911 most of all. Every few years, Porsche makes enough substantial...
  14. Paris 2010: 2011 Porsche 911 Speedster

    FIN Auto Show Coverage
    Paris 2010: 2011 Porsche 911 Speedster sings a blue note by Jeff Glucker Sep 29th 2010 www.autoblog.com Another day, another new iteration of the Porsche 911. Not that we're complaining. This time around we got to feast our lucky eyes on the limited-edition 2011 Porsche 911 Speedster while it...
  15. Ford improves sync 911 assist with gps location awareness for fast response; no fees

    FIN Headline News
    FORD IMPROVES SYNC 911 ASSIST WITH GPS LOCATION AWARENESS FOR FAST RESPONSE; NO FEES ATTACHED Ford SYNC® emergency response app, 911 Assist™, can now provide operators with the ability to receive a vehicle’s exact GPS coordinates in the event of an accident Ford 911 Assist with GPS location...
  16. Jaguar To Produce Porsche 911 Fighter?

    European Competition
    Well...this is certainly big news and proof that even with the impending sale of Jaguar/Land Rover to Tata Motors of India...there is just no slowing down for the plucky British Marque. Here is the full article, courtesy of my friends at Left Lane News.com; So...what do you think? Can Jaguar...
  17. Edmunds:GTR Leaves 911 Turbo, Z06 Viper in the DUST

    Asian Competition
    Edmunds:GTR Leaves 911 Turbo, Z06, Viper in the DUST Edmunds:GTR Leaves 911 Turbo, Z06, Viper in the DUST Vehicle Tested: 2009 Nissan GT-R 2dr Coupe What Works: The best engine for the money, period; blazing-fast shifts, crushing acceleration. What Needs Work: Dual-clutch tranny will never...
  18. C&D: 2008 Corvette Spanks 911 without Apologies

    General Motors Discussion
    Full Test: 2008 Chevrolet Corvette So, does the Vette feel as good as a 911? That’s hard to say, because we didn’t have a Porsche on hand for comparison, but the gap has certainly narrowed. With the Vette’s increased power, the 911 is, however, now even more likely to be staring at the...
  19. 911 Smacked -Love this Stuff

    Ford Motor Company Discussion
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  20. Upcoming Covertte SS, Vs. 911 GT3 Vs. Skyline GT

    Ford Motor Company Discussion
    I think the current Z06 can smoke the upcoming 2008 Skyline GT. After all it just spanked 911 GT3 http://www.caranddriver.com/comparisons/12384/2007-chevrolet-corvette-z06.html
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