In Geneva debuted the new 2016 Porsche 911 GT3 RS
At the Motorshow in Geneva 2015 debuted the new Porsche 911 GT3 RS in 991 body. The novelty is built on base of the usual 911 GT3, but turned out to be powerful, lighter and faster its source.
To distinguish 2016 Porsche 911 GT3 RS on the original spoiler, ventilation slits in the front wings, a modified rear bumper, and extended rear fenders with air intlets.
The cabin of the coupe is almost the same to GT3common version and flaunts sports seats with carbon-fiber basis, made of carbon fiber inserts and covered with Alcantara steering wheel, ceiling and door panels. Almost racing seats-buckets with Alcantara trim, dual-zone climate control, seven-inch touch screen on the center console, audio system with four speakers and MP3 connection – equipment for basic models. Optional is “Sport Chrono Package”, plus to the traditional stopwatch includes lap preparation sensor and smartphone Porsche Track Precision app, with which you can analyze the time battle results.
2016 Porsche 911 GT3 RS Technical characteristics
New Porsche 911 GT RS 2016 received a 4.0-L naturally aspirated opposite six-cyl engine of 500HP and develops a maximum torque of 460Nm (the same was the older 911 GT3 RS 4.0). Coupled a motor exclusively with 7-speed robotized dual clutch PDK gearbox, and already in the basic equipment included electronicly locking differential, “Porsche Torque Vectoring Plus” active traction distribution and full-controlled chassis as the original GT3.
In addition, the Germans say they improved aerodynamics, which increased the front wheels downforce. Front and rear track widened options. Fully customizable aluminum suspension schematically still (McPherson and multi-link suspension), but all the elements in it, including adaptive dampers, are the same as the current GT3. Spring compared with conventional Carrer shortened by 30mm, and, of course, like the GT3, GT3 RS has received full controlled chassis and an active rear gearbox with electronically controlled lock. On the front axle are piston calipers, rear – four-piston. The diameter of the brake discs reaches 380mm. Carbon brake discs are available for an extra charge.
Article about the 2016 Porsche 911 GT3 RS has been prepared on the basis of peer reviews and rumors from the Internet. The exact release date and the start of sales is unclear, but there is actual information.
2016 Porsche 911 GT3 RS Acceleration to 100 kmh
To first hundred Porsche 911 GT3 RS accelerates in 3.3 sec, up to two hundred – 10.9 sec, and the maximum speed reaches 320 km/h.
The Nurburgring Nordschleife lap takes 2016 Porsche 911 GT3 RS 7:20 minute, which is 9 seconds faster than the Carrera GT supercar and five seconds better than the current GT. However, the former GT2 RS was there for two seconds faster.
In pursuit of reducing the vehicle mass, its bonnet, engine cover and rear wing are made using carbon fiber, the roof is magnesium alloy, and many other parts are made of aluminum in the body and chassis. As a result, the weight of the 2016 Porsche 911 GT3 RS is 1 420kg – 85kg lighter than standard GT3 and 10kg lighter than previous generation. In addition, according to the manufacturer, 2016 Porsche 911 GT3 RS aerodynamics generates more downforce at high speeds, providing better straight-line stability and cornering.
2016 Porsche 911 GT3 RS Release date
The sales will begin in the summer priced from $175 900.
Release date: summer 2015
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