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Porsche moving on from 911 GT3 RSR Type 997, new 991-based racer will be ready by 2014

by Jeffrey N. Ross (RSS feed) on Oct 31st, 2012 at 9:39AM

The 991 Porsche 911 is already on the streets, but we're going to have to wait until 2014 before we see the car in race form on the track. Porsche Motorsport recently announced that it is ending development of the current 997-based 911 GT3 RSR used in the American Le Mans Series in preparation of the new car. Porsche also revealed that its ALMS GT class partnership with Flying Lizard Motorsports is being discontinued as well. While there will be no more 997 cars built for 2013, Porsche will still be supplying teams with extra parts and tubs to compete. Porsche's announcement, of course,... Read More

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