2012 Porsche 911 GT3 RSR

November 4, 2011 at 8:27 pm

Porsche GT3 RSR is widely regarded as the best turkey race car in the world. So the fans are going to be cuffed when they realize about the updated Porsche has done to the 2012 version.

Based on the 997 series 911, the new RSR is powered by a particularly efficient six-cylinder boxer engine with a four-litre capacity. With a mandatory air-restrictor, it generates 460 hp (338 kW) and drives the 310 millimetre wide rear wheels. The diameter of the front wheels has increased by 30 mm to now measure 680 millimetres. The Porsche sequential six-speed gearbox is operated via paddle shifts on the steering wheel.

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The nose and rear panels are adapted to the flared front and rear wheel arches, as are the door sill and the wheel arch coverings. The aerodynamic concept is complemented by a new ducting of the intake air. The new 911 GT3 RSR can be raced at the Le Mans 24 Hours, the FIA World Endurance Championship, the Le Mans Series, the American Le Mans Series as well as the International GT Open and in other series and races.

The selling price is 498,000 Euro plus value added tax.