Thursday, 12 July 2018 01:38

Porsche 911 GT2 will now be running on the roads of India

Another beautt from the Porsche luxury stable will now be hitting the roads of India. Porsche’s ultimate driving machine, the 911 GT2 RS was launched at an exclusive event at the Porsche Centre Mumbai showroom. This sports car is a record holder on the famous Nürburgring Nordschleife with a lap time of 6 minutes and 47.3 seconds, Satisfying the growing demand of the young and the famous for sports cars in India the 911 GT2 RS will be a beautiful monster on the road giving a unique driving experience.  Pavan Shetty, Director of Porsche India, said: “This is a great day for sports car fans in India. This top 911 model is as predictable and reliable to handle as any other Porsche. We are seeing an increasing demand for true sports cars in India, and with vehicles like the 911 GT2 RS, we are confident Porsche is well placed to meet that demand and offer a truly unique driving experience on the road and the racetrack.”

At the heart of Porsche’s fastest 911 of all time is a 3.8 litre, 700 hp biturbo flat engine, which delivers a power increase of 80 hp over its 3.6-litre predecessor. Weighing in at 1,470 kg with a full fuel tank, the lightweight two-seater accelerates from zero to 100 km/h in 2.8 seconds. The rear-wheel drive Coupé has a top speed of 340 km/h, and with its near-motorsport drive technology, achieves a torque output of 750 Nm (an increase of 50 Nm). The new model is the first 911 GT2 RS to be equipped with a double-clutch transmission. The Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK) has been customised for the GT2 RS and offers special features designed specifically for the track. The Intelligent Shift Program enhances gear shifting, whilst the “Paddle Neutral” function gives greater driver control and is reserved solely for Porsche GT sports cars.

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