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2013-03-13 11:48

SETTING STANDARDS: The Porsche 911 GT3 is, according to the automaker, about to open a new chapter in race-track performance sports cars.

For 2013, the 50th anniversary of the 911, Porsche is about to open a new era in race-track performance sports cars.

What it says is the fifth generation of the 911 GT3, a complete new development, will take pole position among thoroughbred Porsche sports cars with non-turbo engines.

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Boxer engine, transmission, body and chassis are new and constitute a development of the 911 GT3 concept.

With 354kW gets to 100km/h in 3.5sec and top speed of 315km/h. Its lap time at the Nürburgring was less than 7min30.

As technical highlights, it has the first active rear-wheel steering in a production Porsche as well as full diode headlights.

Take a close look at the Porsche 911 GT3 here

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Porsche 911 GT3 specs

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