The new Porsche 911 GT3 2017 will have manual switch, look at these spy photos

Porsche 911 GT3 2017 - foto espía interior

The gear lever of this Porsche 911 GT3 2017 is hidden. All indications are that it is manual.

many Are the times that we’ve photographed at the expected Porsche 911 GT3 2017 during a testing session. And is that, although we have discovered many details about this “facelift” (face washing), we can now anticipate one of the main innovations that we will find in the new 911 GT3. And is that, as well-had been hinting at, there will be manual switching.

proof that the new Porsche 911 GT3 2017 will be available with a gearbox manual are these spy photos here and we can see a unit, whose gear shifter is hidden under a camouflage fabric, and in which a steering wheel, we didn’t find any hint of shift paddles. Therefore and as they say in these cases, “white and in a bottle”.

he also called “991.2” Porsche will have important changes on an aesthetic level as are the new front with a new lights for the daytime running of LED technology and some inlets have been redesigned to improve the cooling performance of the engine. In addition, together with this, both bumpers also show a redesign and a group of rear lights with slight modifications.

Porsche 911 GT3 2017 - foto espía interior

Also, skip to the view that it lacks shift paddles behind the steering wheel. Another test more.

mechanically, the main novelty as we have said above is that the manual transmission will be available optionally in the range. A gearbox already found in other models of the brand as it is the radical and exclusive, the Porsche 911 R. yes, the classic transmission PDK dual-clutch will continue to be offered standard on the 911 GT3.

¿And about the engine? In this case, we have to continue waiting to have more concrete information, but in any case, we must bear in mind that the engine six-cylinder boxer 3.8-liter will be modified to perform at higher power. is Already talking about which will provide about 500 HP. A figure negligible.

The new Porsche 911 GT3 2017 will be available at dealerships early next year. Yes, we cannot rule out that its implementation over take place in a matter of a few months. Very possibly Porsche to choose the Paris motor show in 2016 as the event for his debut in society.