718 Cayman's top model 718 Cayman GT4 RS is in final test
The 718 Cayman GT4 RS is finally here! !! It is said that it will be world premiered in November 2021, and it is currently in the final test ... That is the official announcement from Porsche ^ ^
In the final test, it showed dynamic potential on both the winding mountain road and the circuit, and it seems that Porsche is also a very satisfied RS model.
718 Cayman GT4 RS recorded 7: 09.3000 at the Nürburgring (7: 04.511 on the old course)
Development driver Jörg Bergmeister, who is also a Porsche brand ambassador, is a model that only slightly disguised the actual production car of this 718 Cayman GT4 RS, and has a lap time of "7: 09.300" on the 20.832 km Nürburgring Nordschleife. Record.
23.6 seconds faster lap time than the 718 Cayman GT4
Previously, this Nürburgring Nordschleife had a lap time measurement at a slightly shorter distance of 20.6 km, but if you compare the time of the 718 Cayman GT4 that was previously measured at that 20.6 km with this time, the 718 Cayman GT4 The RS had a lap time of "7: 04.511", which was 23.6 seconds faster than the 718 Cayman GT4.
To protect the driver, the midship engine 718 Cayman GT4 RS is equipped with a racing seat.
The tire is Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2R, which can be purchased as an option even when it is produced.
In this lap time measurement, the notary public has confirmed the standard condition and weight of the car.
Real RS model 718 Cayman GT4 RS
According to Andreas Preuninger, Porsche's GT car model line top:
"The 718 Cayman GT4 RS provided everything as a real'RS'during development, including lightweight construction, greater downforce, more power, and even higher levels of driver response and feedback."
So, it is said that this wonderful lap time at this Nürburgring is evidence of these improvements.
"Our customers will be looking forward to a pure driver's car where this wonderful and thrilling driving experience is an absolute priority."
Anyway, the 718 Cayman GT4 RS is said to be an uncompromising driving machine ("The 718 Cayman GT4 RS is an uncompromising driving machine"), and while it looks like a go-kart on mountain roads, it has excellent stability and balance on the circuit. That thing.
Otherwise, Jörg Bergmeister said he wouldn't have had a lap time like this one.
One of the sharpest models Porsche has developed
The GT4 RS is one of the sharpest cars Porsche has ever developed, and the sound is just amazing, so I'd love to hear from you.
Jörg Bergmeister said he had been on a test drive for over 500 hours (by himself) when developing the 718 Cayman GT4 RS, which is "the sharpest and most inspiring sound to hear." I think it's a wonderful car and a wonderful sound ^^
The world premiere is November 2021. I enjoyed it again!
Here is the on-board video when the time was set in Nürburgring ↓