The most powerful Porsche drove the Nürburgring faster 7 minutes

The most powerful Porsche drove the Nürburgring faster 7 minutes

April 20, 2018 0 By autotimesnews

The updated 520-horsepower supercar Porsche 911 GT3 RS drove a 20.6-kilometer round on the “North loop” for 6 minutes and 56.4 seconds

The most powerful Porsche supercar with an atmospheric engine – the updated 911 GT3 RS – was able to drive the Nürburgring’s “North Loop” in 6 minutes and 56.4 seconds. Onboard video was published on the official YouTube channel of the German brand.

In the races participated test pilots Porsche Lars Kern and Kevin Estre, who made two attempts. The latter managed to show the best time – 6 minutes and 56.4 seconds. The French rider admitted that the sensations were such, “as if driving a race car Porsche GT3 R”.

The updated Porsche 911 GT3 RS was introduced in March at the Geneva Motor Show. The Porsche 911 GT3 RS was completed with a modernized six-cylinder atmospheric unit, giving out 520 hp, which is 20 more than the engine of the predecessor. The engine is paired with a specially tuned seven-speed automatic transmission with two clutches.

Supercar is able to dial the first 100 km/h in 3.2 seconds – 0.1 seconds faster than its predecessor. The maximum speed of the coupe was 312 km per hour.

The fastest car on the “North Loop” company Porsche is the extreme 700-hp supercar GT2 RS, which last fall drove a 20.6-kilometer circle in 6 minutes 47.3 seconds.