Porsche introduced 718 Cayman for rally

Porsche introduced 718 Cayman for rally

January 22, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

Porsche has shown its new rally car, which is based on the 718 Cayman GT4 Clubsport concept. The premiere took place before the GP Ice Race in Zell am See (Austria). Possibilities of the novelty were demonstrated by pilot Richard Litz. The car will be racing in the FIA ​​R-GT class starting next year.

Prices for new items are not reported. Trackday Porsche 718 GT4 Clubsport performed by Trackday will cost 134,000 euros, and the version of the Competition will have to pay 157,000 euros.

Most likely, the novelty will be equipped with a modified 3.8-liter atmospheric six-cylinder boxer engine, issuing 425 liters. with. and 425 Nm of torque. The motor will work with a specially tuned six-speed robotized gearbox with two clutches. Plus, the sports car will receive a rear mechanical differential, as well as a front suspension from the racing supercar 911 GT3 Cup.


The track Porsche 718 GT4 Clubsport became the first racing car in the world to receive natural fiber body parts. Door panels and rear wing are made of this material, which has similar properties with carbon. This made it possible to make a novelty of 130 kg lighter than the standard Cayman GTS.