Porsche 911 GT3 RS 4.0L - First Drive Review! Modern Classics Ep 8
Added on 27 Oct 2020
This is the Porsche GT3 RS 4.0L - one of just 600 cars made to celebrate the last of the Mezger engines in the 997 Porsche platform. The 4.0L engine took the power of the final edition GT3 RS to 493hp with an additional 21lb/ft torque and a further 10kg weight saving over the 3.8L Porsche GT3 RS. The internals of the engine were taken from the Porsche RSR race car of the time, giving the GT3 RS titanium con-rods and the same race developed block. The motorsport DNA was also carried over to the suspension with the use of solid mounted rose joints and revised damping for a more track focussed drive. Here is how the legendary Porsche GT3 RS 4.0L drives...