jotaking Hockenheim Joined: 01 Jun 2012 Posts: 647
Posted: Fri Mar 09, 2018 9:24 am
Post subject: GT3RS & Turbo S
Good video on Evo pitting the 991.1 Turbo S against the 991.1 GT3.
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Does this prove that all the "bunkum"; large wing, carbon fibre this, lightweight that, downforce, sticky tyres etc...etc.. is rubbish?
I know the Turbo S has 50hp advantage. However, it has a feeble rear wing and none of the "serious" race attack set up that the RS enjoys?
Just thought I would kick off today by throwing a massive cat amongst the pigeons.
s2000db Imola Joined: 06 Oct 2005 Posts: 751 Location: Sth Bucks 2011 Porsche 997 Turbo S
Posted: Fri Mar 09, 2018 11:46 am
Put the tyres that the RS is wearing (Cup) on the Turbo, and it’ll be quicker still!
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DRZ911 Barcelona Joined: 13 Mar 2013 Posts: 1467 Location: Belfast
Posted: Wed Mar 14, 2018 8:29 pm
Very little difference in it around this track.
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NLW73 Albert Park Joined: 27 May 2014 Posts: 1527 Location: Yateley
Posted: Wed Mar 14, 2018 8:42 pm
agreed, baby track an its a go cart track. what are the numbers at Silverstone and ultimately the ring. the gap would open up for sure as the turbo shows its weight
looks like 8-9 secs here at the ring between RS and turbo S in favour of the RS: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Nürburgring_Nordschleife_lap_times
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