There comes the next generation Porsche 911 GT3 R . As we know this German sports variant is tailored to circuit 911 GT3 RS, which was presented at the last Geneva Motor Show. If the model in which it is based is already sportsmanship and lightness, here it is a step forward and make a further approach more radical .
Porsche has focused on weight reduction. For this composition aluminum and steel in your body is used and a compound of carbon fiber (CFRP) for items such as the roof, front cover and fairing step is used wheel, doors, side and rear section. In addition all windows have been replaced by glass polycarbonate , the first time you do with the windshield. It weighs 1.220 kg , 200 less than the GT3 RS.
Another of the things that was emphasized is its aerodynamics. In this model, the wheelbase grows 8.3 centimeters with respect to its predecessor, ensuring better weight distribution and more accurate behavior. Of course emphasizes huge rear spoiler , which reaches 2 meters wide.
This section also highlights the be removed the side radiators like the 911 GT3 RSR . Only with the central radiator is improved center of gravity, is better protected in a collision and also venting hot air through the vents of the hood has increased.
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The engine is the same as the GT3 RS uses a boxer six-cylinder and 4 liters which also has a direct fuel injection works at pressures of 200 bar and has variable valve timing technology . Thanks to that obtained 500 horses passing power to the rear wheels through a sequential six-speed gearbox wheels.
With so much power they have also had to improve the braking system . The ABS system has been recalibrated for use in new brake circuit and mounted. In the front wheels equipped forceps monobloc six-piston in a ventilated steel discs 380 mm . In the rear are the four-piston calipers and 372 mm discs.
The first units of the Porsche 911 GT3 R will be delivered from December 2015 and anyone interested in the purchase will have to pay 429,000 euros plus VAT . A high price considering that the Porsche 911 GT3 RS in our country costs 208 509 euros.
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