Porsche GT2 RS drives into India at Rs 3.88 crore

first_imgGerman sports car manufacturer Porsche has launched the GT2 RS in the Indian market. Priced at Rs 3.88 crore, ex-showroom, this is the second model from Porsche after the launch of the GT3 RS which was launched earlier this year.The GT2 RS made its first public debut at the Goodwood Festival of Speed last year, the latest GT2 RS is said to be the most powerful road-legal GT2 RS in the 911 range. The GT2 RS is powered by a 3.8-litre flat-six engine which churns out a massive 700bhp of power and 700Nm of peak torque. The powertrain is mated to a 7-speed, dual-clutch automatic gearbox which has tuned to handle the immense power.Also, the 911 GT2 RS is a full rear wheel drive and goes from zero to 100kmph in just under 2.8 seconds and goes all the way till 340kmph which means it is as fast as the 918 Spyder and is also one of the fastest production cars to tackle the Nurburgring.The new GT2 RS goes through a whole lot of body-weight reduction which Porsche has done by providing a carbon-fiber bonnet, front wings, exterior wing mirrors, air ducts surrounds, and a magnesium roof with an added titanium exhaust. All these additions make the GT2 RS weigh at just 1,470 kgs. The weight can be further cut by 30kgs with the addition of the Weissach package which adds a carbon-fiber roof and magnesium alloy wheels.last_img read more