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Offline amgsl55

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What a sound!!!!!

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fxXrDIevmlY" target="_blank">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fxXrDIevmlY</a>



Offline mhh

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I wish he'd just come out and say if he likes it or not. :p



Offline JBO


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  • Drives: Something that doesn't meet my aspirations...yet...
  • Location: Adelaide
MANUAL GEARBOX.
The end.
This anonymous clan of slack-jawed troglodytes has cost me the election, and yet if I were to have them killed, I would be the one to go to jail. That's democracy for you. - C Montgomery Burns.



Offline amgsl55

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I wish he'd just come out and say if he likes it or not. :p

his disclaimer is the price point, so i guess he sits on the fence.



Offline mhh

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MANUAL GEARBOX.
The end.

The trouble is, the PDK is so good, I'm still not sure which I'd have in a GTS. The essential item for me though is one you'll probably never see ordered in Australia - PCCB. Everyone says the standard brakes are fine - and they are - but the extra bite of the carbon brakes adds so much to the driving experience.

Anyway, what colour are you going for? ;)



Offline mtarone


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  • Location: Adelaide
The trouble is, the PDK is so good, I'm still not sure which I'd have in a GTS. The essential item for me though is one you'll probably never see ordered in Australia - PCCB. Everyone says the standard brakes are fine - and they are - but the extra bite of the carbon brakes adds so much to the driving experience.

Anyway, what colour are you going for? ;)

The Boxster S is still the one to go for and just spec it up how you want it Arthur. :)

Carmine red, the launch colour for the gts looks great but is optional. Even the gts interior is optional on the gts. And I don't think you'd feel the difference in power.

Accordingly, it doesn't translate into good value when you spec up a gts here. You have to wonder how many they will sell.

Also, I seem to recall ratios for the manual being a bit tall for daily driving, I could be wrong, but if so I would choose PDK every time as 99% of my driving is not on a track or at high speeds.



Offline amgsl55

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The Boxster S is still the one to go for and just spec it up how you want it Arthur. :)


In New Zealand, the 911 carrera S is probably australian cayman GTS money :P



Offline mhh

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Even the gts interior is optional on the gts.

Accordingly, it doesn't translate into good value when you spec up a gts here.

You've got to hand it to Porsche - they've got a cheek sometimes. Pity the cars are so damn good. :doh:



Offline mtarone


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In New Zealand, the 911 carrera S is probably australian cayman GTS money :P

Best to not look at other markets when buying a car here :)



Offline amgsl55

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Best to not look at other markets when buying a car here :)

Who's talking about buying here?



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