1967 Porsche 911R Vs 2017 Porsche 991R

1967 Porsche 911R-vs-2017-porsche911r

Fifty years separate these very special 911s, yet their origins could not have been more different. The 911R was an experimental lightweight that never advanced beyond the prototype stage, and for decades was almost forgotten. Then, as interest in Porsche history widened, the importance of the 911R was recognised to the point where it has … [Read more…]

2010 Porsche 997 GT2 RS


For seven years the 997 GT2 RS has reigned as the fastest and most powerful factory 911 of all time. In the wake of the 991’s big reveal, what does the original turbocharged Rennsport offer today? I t is precisely 34.5 degrees Celsius at the Porsche Experience Centre, Silverstone. I know this because a small … [Read more…]

2018 Porsche 991 GT2 RS

Porsche 991-GT2-RS

700hp. Usually when that sort of figure is attributed to a Porsche 911, we would presume it has been the subject of a fettle by a tuning house such as Gemballa or TechArt. Not this time, however. Say hello to the new Porsche 991 GT2 RS, a rear-drive, turbocharged Rennsport boasting a monumental 700hp, making … [Read more…]

Rough & Sinful: Porsche 911 GT2 RS

Remember when the 911 was a cute, agile and relatively modest sports coupe with just enough power and torque? Turns out there was some headroom on it… Join us for a wild on-road ride in the 690bhp, £207,506 GT2 RS