What with all Porsche’s success in circuit racing, it’s rather easy to forget its presence in international rallying. It was a while ago now, of course, but there were three consecutive Monte Carlo wins in the late 1960s and the pair of Dakar wins in the 80s, plus numerous triumphs for private entrants in various Porsches over the years.
More recently, specialists Tuthill had its incredible 997 GT3 homologated for WRC use and Porsche teased a Cayman rally car at the end of last year. Following up on the latter, there is now this, the official 718 Cayman GT4 Clubsport R-GT car, spurred on by the positive response to the 2018 concept.
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It’s based, of course, on the GT4 revealed just a couple of weeks ago, using the same 425hp 3.8-litre flat-six and seven-speed PDK. With [...]
Looking for a pre-owned car that is in good quality condition can prove to be more difficult than it seems. Not all sellers are honest about how they’ve cared for their vehicles over the years, which leaves the dirty work up to the buyer. Performing a valid pre-purchase inspection yourself will require extensive automotive knowledge, and it’s usually best to bring the car to a specialist for a thorough, accurate inspection before making your final decision. If you’re looking into buying a pre-owned car, the following list will help you know what vital parts need to be inspected first:
Most drivers think that the condition of the exterior of the car isn’t nearly as significant as the condition of the working parts of the vehicle, and the truth couldn’t be farther. The exterior of a car can tell you a lot about the seller’s honesty of what’s under the hood, but [...]
The new 911 GT3 RS—a fast, thrilling road-approved sports car from Porsche—has arrived, and the prototype is an iconic green hue that evokes feelings of excitement and power. As you can imagine, this color choice was no accident, and the Lizard Green shade was chosen with careful consideration.
Barbara Sika and Daniela Milošević, the two designers responsible for the Lizard Green choice, explain the process of selecting an exterior color for the 911 GT3 RS. Sika said, “The 911 GT3 RS pushes the limits of what’s technically possible, so it also needs a cutting-edge color.” Milošević adds, “We match the color precisely to the character of the car. The color should be like a superb article of clothing that perfectly highlights the car’s qualities.” Sina Brunner, a Porsche Product Manager for Innovation and Color, commented, “Lizard Green is a very extroverted color that expresses [...]