2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS Concept, Specs, Redesign, Release Date And Price
The debut of Porsche 911 has been started in the market even its age is up to 50 years. It is always designed to compete with many interesting sports cars. The latest 991 body style is the mark that Porsche still keep their good effort to survive and they refreshed the 991.2 that was debuted in the end of 2015. Now, they are ready to go for the next project to do that is for 2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS. We glad that we found some photos of the prototype doing the test under snow with the details that sound borrowed from the current 911 Turbo.
2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS Exterior
The concept is much like the previous model, there will be a new turbocharged design that is based on the 911 turbo. From the rendering, it is expected to come with several features borrowed from 991.2 turbos such as the front fascia, large air outlets for beefed-up rear fenders and redesigned rear end. The prototype is also much influenced by the standard Turbo. The difference is the mildly revised aerodynamic for the front bumper and the new rear diffuser for its round exhaust pipes. More changes are possible to offer. In addition, we need new front bumper with redesigned outlets and this way will improve the cooling. The splitter is bigger than before with the side winglets and black hood. It is important for the car to get beefier side skirts, enhanced aero mirrors, and GT2 RS lettering. For its back, the wing is larger than Turbo’s but smaller than GT3’s. The diffuser has a race-shaped design with new radiator grille, carbon fiber, and CFRP body panels and the standard wheels will be removed with lightweight and race-bred rollers.
2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS Interior
The design for the interior will concern on how to give better comfort and reducing weight compared to the previous model. It can be designed without air conditioning and audio system. 2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS might be equipped with six point driver’s racing harness and factory roll cage. The fabric interior door pulls will replace the conventional handles to save more weight.
2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS Engine
Yet, no official details have been released about the engine of 2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS. The previous was designed with 612 hp and 516 pound-feet of torque power with the use of twin turbo 3.6 liters and flat-six and the weight was 3,000 pounds. It was able to accelerate in just 3.5 seconds to reach 60 mph and the top speed was 205 mph. It was designed with a six-speed manual and rear-wheel drive. We expect something more to see its significant improvements.
2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS Release Date and Price
2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS is quite popular with its high-performance sports car with the strong impression that has been made especially in 2011, when it was introduced. Many reports mentioned that the car will be ready to hit the market for 2018. For the price, it can be about more than $245,000.