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Offline mhh

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Bright Red!!!  :D

I agree.  OK, that's done.  Now, delivery date is all that's required.



Offline dkabab

A dark metallic burgundy red.... With titanium goldish wheels.



Offline M308

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I think what changed my mind was how effortlessly the GTR did it. If money was no option, I will still go the TT S but bang for your buck.....the GTR does win hands down.

Mind you, I did like how the TT S was quite twitchy, which is how I like a car to drive (not with that much understeer though :scared:)......the GTR, you just point & go but seemed a little "boring".....as such :?

Both would be great to have in the garage :)



Offline M308

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A dark metallic burgundy red :thumbsup:.... With titanium goldish wheels  :scratchchin:

A shadow chrome wheel :thumbsup:



Offline mhh

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If you are buying a car to track it, the GT-R has always been better than the Turbo, by every report I've read and every video I've seen.  It even gives the GT3 some hurry up, I believe.   :thumbsup:



Offline M308

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If you are buying a car to track it, the GT-R has always been better than the Turbo, by every report I've read and every video I've seen.  It even gives the GT3 some hurry up, I believe.   :thumbsup:
Yep....but reliability has been the million $$$ question though :?



Offline mhh

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Yep....but reliability has been the million $$$ question though :?

Nah, they are fine.  And at that price, who cares!



Offline Brenton

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Yep....but reliability has been the million $$$ question though :?

I believe the MY11 & 10 are fine...

I find it funny that every one is comparing them against the turbo on the track.
The turbo is not the 911 track version it is the road version
I think it should be compared to the GT3 on the track and turbo on the road.

Either way they are very fast machines, I am quite keen to have a drive of one to find out for myself.

SO ANOTHER VOTE FOR RED :thumbsup:



Offline Excalibur Racing


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Dang.

That. Was. Very. Cool.

What do you put the speed through to the pack down to?
Stupidity... :thumbsup:



Offline Excalibur Racing


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I have a 2008 Turbo and it felt like driving an armchair when I took delivery. It had almost no camber and relatively soft suspension (even with the boost) as you can see from the dogfight vid.
First thing I did was replace the suspension with Bilstein PSS10 and added just under a degree of extra camber all round  (better handling and significantly reduces the understeer) along with appropriate toe-in. It now handles 50% better.

I think Porsche caters too much for the hat-wearing German grandpas rather than driving enthusiasts with the Turbo. I think they feel you ought to buy the GT2 if you don't fit that mould.



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