14 Sep 2020: Ahead of launch, new-generation Porsche 911 GT3 RS spotted testing
Porsche is expected to launch the new-generation version of its 911 GT3 RS model in 2022.
In the latest update, a test mule of the car sans camouflage has been spotted testing on the roads.
As per the spy shots, the sports car will feature many design updates including an aggressive front bumper, a massive rear diffuser, and centrally mounted twin-tip exhausts.
Exteriors: New-generation Porsche 911 GT3 RS: At a glance
The new-generation Porsche 911 GT3 RS will offer an eye-catching look, featuring a sloping roofline, an aggressive front bumper with a large splitter, twin air vents on the hood, and oval-shaped headlights.
On the rear side, there will be a huge wing, a giant diffuser, and centrally-placed twin-tip exhaust pipes.
It will also get fender-mounted air dams and designer blacked-out alloy wheels.
Fact: Power and performance
The next-generation Porsche 911 GT3 RS is expected to draw power from a 4.0-liter, six-cylinder petrol engine mated to a PDK gearbox. The mill is likely to generate power in excess of 500hp, and a peak torque of around 460Nm.
Interiors: A peek inside the cabin
Not much is known regarding the interiors of the next-generation Porsche 911 GT3 RS. However, going by the specifications of the discontinued model, it should have a 4-seater cabin with adjustable leather seats and a multifunctional power steering wheel.
The car should house a touchscreen infotainment system with support for the latest connectivity options.
All standard safety features should also be retained.
Fact: What about the pricing?
Details pertaining to the pricing and availability of the new-generation Porsche 911 GT3 RS in India will be announced in 2022. As for the pocket-pinch, it is expected to carry a premium over the now-discontinued model which was priced upward of Rs. 1.53 crore.