992 is on its way...

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992 is on its way...

Post by GMAN75 » Thu Oct 11, 2018 5:55 pm

I think these will look like the mutt's nuts and go like a cut cat.

https://www.topgear.com/car-news/eight- ... sche-911#1

May end up aspiring to one of these instead!


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Re: 992 is on its way...

Post by Wing Commander » Thu Oct 11, 2018 6:23 pm

In addition, it seems that the death of the manual transmission in non-GT 911s has been great exaggerated! ;)

Sounds like a launch at the LA Motor Show and journalists being able to drive 992s early next year... :geek:
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Re: 992 is on its way...

Post by Paul » Thu Oct 11, 2018 7:00 pm

I like the sound of “wet mode” 😂😂
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Re: 992 is on its way...

Post by ScotMac » Thu Oct 11, 2018 7:18 pm

Great machine :D :D :D


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Re: 992 is on its way...

Post by GMAN75 » Thu Oct 11, 2018 7:19 pm

Paul wrote:
Thu Oct 11, 2018 7:00 pm
I like the sound of “wet mode” 😂😂
Don't know if that will cause or prevent sticky situations from occurring...


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Re: 992 is on its way...

Post by Col M » Thu Oct 11, 2018 7:55 pm

Paul wrote:
Thu Oct 11, 2018 7:00 pm
I like the sound of “wet mode” 😂😂
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Re: 992 is on its way...

Post by SAC1 » Thu Oct 11, 2018 9:12 pm

Good 992 review by George Karcher in CAR mag (Nov 18) that's out today. 7-speed manual and 8-speed PDK options confirmed.


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Re: 992 is on its way...

Post by Col Lamb » Thu Oct 11, 2018 10:38 pm

The 8 speed PDK is interesting, the article stated that there seems to space available to fit an electric motor into the gearbox.

Possible Hybrid variant hence it will be interesting to see if and when Macan 2 gets the same 8 speed gearbox treatment
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Re: 992 is on its way...

Post by smithy37 » Fri Oct 12, 2018 7:26 am

Certainly has my interest pricked.

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Re: 992 is on its way...

Post by Nosmo » Fri Oct 12, 2018 1:58 pm

Wing Commander wrote:
Thu Oct 11, 2018 6:23 pm
In addition, it seems that the death of the manual transmission in non-GT 911s has been great exaggerated! ;)
I stand to be corrected.

Manual options remains on the 911. :lol: :lol:
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