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Influencer Pick: Nick Murray on the Porsche 718 Cayman S

by TrackWorthy,

We don’t always agree with YouTube influencer Nick Murray, but on this, we see eye-to-eye: people often erroneously consider the 718 Porsche Cayman to be “the poor man’s 911.” In fact, as Nick asserts, the light, mid-engine machine may be “the very best sports car that Porsche makes.”

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New Porsche 911 GT2 RS is Fastest 911 of all Time

by TrackWorthy,

Porsche set a new lap record for street-legal passenger cars around the famed Nurburgring Nordschleife in Germany. The 911 GT2 RS covered 20.6-kilometre road course in a time of 6 minutes and 47.3 seconds in the presence of a notary and surpassed even Porsche’s own expectations. The GT2 RS is the fastest Porsche 911 of all time.

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“Porsche Drive – Stelvio”: New book pays tribute to the Stelvio Pass

by TrackWorthy,

Photographer Stefan Bogner and author Jan Karl Baedeker have created a visually striking and unique tribute to the Stelvio Pass with their new 300 page book “Porsche Drive – Stelvio”. The book offers a glimpse of what it is like to experience bend after bend of this dream route behind the steering wheel of some of the fastest and sportiest Porsche vehicles of all time.

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Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada at the Honda Indy Toronto

by Michael Taylor (@trackworthy),

The Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada was one of several support races taking part in the 2017 Honda Indy Toronto race weekend. The other support races included the Mazda Global MX-5 Cup, NASCAR Pinty’s Series, US Formula 2000 and the Indy Lights, in addition to the headlining race, the Verizon IndyCar Series.

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New Porsche 911 GT2 RS is Fastest and Most Powerful 911 Ever

by TrackWorthy,

The new Porsche 911 GT2 RS is powered by a 700 hp biturbo flat-6 engine. Weighing in at 1,470 kg with a full fuel tank, the lightweight two-seater accelerates from zero to 100 km/h in just 2.8 seconds. The rear-wheel drive Coupe has a top speed of 340 km/h, and with its near-motorsport drive technology, the new 911 GT2 RS trumps its 3.6-litre predecessor by 80 hp and 553 lb-ft of torque.