KUALA LUMPUR – Sime Darby Performance (SDAP), the importer of Porsche vehicles in Malaysia, launched the new 911 GT3 RS at the Sepang International Circuit recently.
SDAP Chief Executive Officer, Arnt Bayer said, 911 is equipped with the maximum degree of motorsport technology that is currently possible in a street-legal and suitable for everyday driving.
“The 911 GT3 RS extensive modifications to its drive system, aerodynamics and lightweight design to enhance it performance even more. It always stood for top sportiness and emotional appeal, makes possible uncompromising driving experience,” he said during the launching ceremony.
The new 911 GT3 RS’ roof is made from magnesium while carbon fibre is used for the engine and luggage compartment lids and other lightweight components are made of alternative material and the chassis of the 9 11 GT3 RS has been tuned for maximum driving dynamics and precision, he added.
The new model comes with the rear-axle steering and Porsche Torque Vectoring Plus with fully variable rear axle differential lock, wider front, and rear width enable better roll stability, widest tyres for more turn-in characteristic and even higher cornering speeds. The interior design still maintained the Alcantara elements with full bucket seats.
Price starts from RM1.75 million with a four-year factory warranty but excludes registration fee, road tax and insurance. Present at the launching ceremony were racers, Chris Van Der Drift, Craig Baird and Alif Hamdan.