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2016 Porsche 911 R sells for $280,000, continues downward trend in value

That's still more than what Porsche charged for it new

That's still more than what Porsche charged for it new.

Porsche 911 chief admits GT3 Touring a response to $1 million 911 R resale prices

Car was intended to dilute the market for million-dollar speculators.

Porsche 911 boss admits the company introduced the 911 GT3 Touring to rein in speculative pricing for the 911 R.

Matching Porsche 918 Spyder and 911 R going up for auction

They both wear the same serial number.

The 911 R was first offered to 918 Spyder owners.

Porsche considering unlimited run of the 911 R

This car would be the best street-oriented version of the 911.

'We're not a hedge fund': Porsche plans to curtail speculators and flippers

Demand often outweighs supply.

Owners with a bad reputation may find themselves out of luck.

Spy Shots
Used Porsche 911 Rs are selling for nearly $1.3 million

Don't act surprised.

Prices of low-volume sports cars have a tendency to skyrocket, especially when they're as lauded as the new Porsche 911 R. Prices for the so-called purist's Porsche should surprise no one.

First Drive
2016 Porsche 911 R First Drive

It's the exception that proves that fun rules.

The 2016 Porsche 911 R is the antidote for the unrelenting progress blues. It's the 911 with soul.

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Porsche 911 R Reveal | Autoblog Minute

The Porsche 911 R. A quick look at the purist's 911.

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FCA Apple Partnership, Geneva Motor Show Recap | Autoblog Minute

Greg Migliore recaps the week in automotive news, including a recap of the Best in Show from the 2016 Geneva Motor Show.

Watch the Porsche 911 R rip through the mountains

This is what the 911 R was built for. Watch it blast by its predecessor and storm up a mountain pass.

Porsche 911 R is made for the purist

This is for those who think the iconic 911 has gone soft.

The "R" stands for "Racing," and this 911 developed by Porsche Motorsport is sure to be one heck of a track weapon. It debuts at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show.

Porsche tipped to reveal purist's 911 R in Geneva

The wait may soon be over for the purist's choice in the 911 range, as Porsche is expected to reveal the new 911 R with a proper manual and no turbo at the upcoming Geneva Motor Show.

Spy Shots
Porsche 911 R, GT3 variant with manual trans, spotted

Porsche has been spotted testing a new 911 R, a different take on the GT3 aimed specifically at driving purists with no turbochargers, paddle shifters, or wide sticky tires. Just the unadulterated rear-engine experience.

Porsche 911 R might be manual-only with a GT3 engine

The Ultimate Sleeper 911 For Sportscar Purists?

Porsche may resurrect the R badge for a limited-edition, manual-trans 911 with a manual gearbox, around 500 hp, and stealthy, unassuming styling.