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    Porsche 991 details released - Lighter than 997 - Carera S 400 hp, Carrera and Boxster to share 3.4 liter motor

    Car and Driver let some details slip and now everyone is reporting the 991 specs. The car will grow 2.5 inches longer with a 4.5 inch longer wheelbase. 2 7-speed transmissions will be available, the 7 gear manual as previously reported and a PDK. Both will have launch control programs. The Carrera S will have 20's as standard equipment. The 911 will have 350 horsepower and share its motor with the Boxster.

    The car will be an impressive 55 pounds lighter than the outgoing 997. Not only will the power grow but the weight will drop despite an increase in size. The interior is basically all taken from the Panamera and new Cayenne which is fine as those interiors are beautiful. The only concern is all the Porsche interiors will blend together.

    Early 991 ring times for the S are reported as 7:50 which will no doubt drop. A rumored 7:37 ring time was hit with a non-production based setup. What changes were done to it? Porsche won't say.

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    nice.

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    A 7 speed manual.......oh man that is so awesome!
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by sr20seb Click here to enlarge
    A 7 speed manual.......oh man that is so awesome!
    So cool how Porsche innovates in the traditional sectors while still offering the cutting edge (PDK).

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    man do we have more pics about 991? never knew about this rendering.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sorena Click here to enlarge
    man do we have more pics about 991? never knew about this rendering.
    All spy pics basically and renderings. Everyone is guessing...

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    1 out of 1 members liked this post. Yes Reputation No

    More renders

    Moar!
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    go KB! moar!
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    I like it.

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    Looking forward to Sept. It debuts at the Frankfurt Auto Show.

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    This car is going to be awesome! BTW, here is a Top Gear write up giving out some more details.

    http://www.topgear.com/uk/car-news/n...-driven-review

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by DD GT3 RD Click here to enlarge
    go KB! moar!
    I'll have another rendering article up tonight with some new renders.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
    I'll have another rendering article up tonight with some new renders.
    Sweet!!!

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    wanna see the new renders! cause those renders look pretty good!
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    I really want to see what the 7 speed manual gear box looks like... Will it be |-|-|-| ?

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    I see nothing new except the tail lights.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sorena Click here to enlarge
    I see nothing new except the tail lights.
    Let's wait for the real thing as that rendering is far too mild.

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