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Cameo
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 04, 2018 1:38 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I quite like the Panamera in Sports Turismo guise but they don’t do a manual Very Happy

In fact the only model I would buy in the current Porsche line up is the one they won’t sell me. I suspect I’m not alone in that thinking Question
 
  
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 04, 2018 6:59 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Cameo wrote:
In fact the only model I would buy in the current Porsche line up is the one they won’t sell me. I suspect I’m not alone in that thinking Question

No, you're not alone at all. Probably several hundred people in the same queue. food food

Would be interesting to see just how many GT3 cars would be sold in the UK if there was no restriction on availability.
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 04, 2018 9:42 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

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I love the Touring look as I’m not a fan of big wings; if only they had a rear seat option....and I could get an allocation Floor


Due to differences to the body it hasn't been possible (even as a retrofit) to put rear seats in a GT3 since the 997.1, thus you don't need an allocation after all. You must be so relieved... Hand
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PostPosted: Fri Jan 05, 2018 8:32 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Disco wrote:
Cameo wrote:
I love the Touring look as I’m not a fan of big wings; if only they had a rear seat option....and I could get an allocation Floor


Due to differences to the body it hasn't been possible (even as a retrofit) to put rear seats in a GT3 since the 997.1, thus you don't need an allocation after all. You must be so relieved... Hand


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And think of the money I’m saving! Very Happy
 
  
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PostPosted: Fri Jan 05, 2018 10:31 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

another raid of the parts bin by the marketing chumps.

a gt3 should be full fat with all the wings, lunmps, bumps, oddities and not so comfy bits to it please. its a ***** race car for the road....not a shopping sofa. that is what normal porkers are for now right with PDK? Wink

the gt3 has been softened up too much already for my liking and with this touring shizzle they are close to pushing it over the edge. doing the PDK offering in the 991.1 version was sacrilege alone. now this!

a Touring is a BMW estate in my books.
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PostPosted: Fri Jan 05, 2018 12:15 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

NLW73 wrote:
another raid of the parts bin by the marketing chumps.

a gt3 should be full fat with all the wings, lunmps, bumps, oddities and not so comfy bits to it please. its a ***** race car for the road....not a shopping sofa. that is what normal porkers are for now right with PDK? Wink

a Touring is a BMW estate in my books.


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PostPosted: Mon Jan 08, 2018 4:16 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

NLW73 wrote:
another raid of the parts bin by the marketing chumps.

a gt3 should be full fat with all the wings, lunmps, bumps, oddities and not so comfy bits to it please. its a ***** race car for the road....not a shopping sofa. that is what normal porkers are for now right with PDK? Wink

the gt3 has been softened up too much already for my liking and with this touring shizzle they are close to pushing it over the edge. doing the PDK offering in the 991.1 version was sacrilege alone. now this!

a Touring is a BMW estate in my books.



Agree.....

GT3 Touring Pack nooo
 



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