We got a hint that a Porsche 911 GT2 RS is around the way. The clues are all there: it is got your body of the 911 Turbo, but with all the addition of what looks to be a carbon bonnet, a hallmark on the final turbocharged RS of 2010. As well as the rear bumper is distinctive, permitting it to satisfy a much additional serious-looking exhaust system than the Turbo.
What distinguishes the GT2 from the Turbo is the fact that it is actually rear-wheel drive and weighs 220 lb. significantly less. More than half from the excess weight cost savings originates from the deletion in the drive to your front wheels. Another weight is pared by switching to guide sports activities seats and ceramic brake discs, plus deleting the rear seats and stability management. Nevertheless, the GT2 is not stripped towards the bare essentials-leather trim, a / c, a CD player, electrical power windows and front and side airbags are all observed on this new car.
The GT2 RS moniker was final used 6 many years ago on an evolution on the 997-series 911 that was speedily nicknamed “The Widowmaker.” The next-gen model will allegedly launch that has a 3.8-liter flat-six engine rated at practically 700 hp and about 550 pound-feet of torque thanks to the usage of two massive turbochargers. With 160 ponies more than the standard 911 Turbo, the GT2 RS is anticipated to hit 60 mph from a quit in lower than 2.9 seconds – a figure that should make it a minimum of as fast as the Lamborghini Centenario – and go on to a leading velocity of practically 200 mph.