Porsche 911 GT3 named 2014 World Performance Car

Posted on 06. Jun, 2014 by in Porsche Canada

Porsche 911 GT3 Named 2014 World Performance Car


Fifth era 911 GT3 takes tip honors

Atlanta. At a rite during a New York Auto Show this morning, a Porsche 911 GT3 was named a 2014 World Performance Car.

The World Car Awards (WCA) are presented annually in 4 categories – Car Design, Green Car, Performance Car and Car of a Year. Winners are dynamic by an general row of 69 automotive reporters from 22 countries. Jurors are allocated by a World Car Awards’ Steering Committee formed on automotive expertise, experience, credit and influence.

“To be selected as a leader of a World Performance Car by this tellurian jury is intensely rewarding,” pronounced Detlev von Platen, boss and CEO of Porsche Cars North America. “Each era of a 911 GT3 epitomizes a prophesy of a ultimate pristine bred, lane prepared sports car. And a newest iteration is no exception. To be inaugurated opposite such challenging competitors by a vast series of automobile experts pays a outrageous enrich to a designers and engineers.”

Since a pregnancy of a World Car of a Year Awards, Porsche has won World Performance Car 3 time; for a Boxster and Cayman 2013, 911 in 2012 and for a Cayman, again, in 2006. The fifth-generation 911 GT3 is a latest tip behaving naturally aspirated 911 from Porsche.  Completely redesigned, it is lighter, some-more absolute and some-more fuel fit than a predecessor. A wider front lane and modernized record like active back circle steering raise a pushing experience. 

Delivering 475 hp, a 3.8-liter horizontally against back mounted 6-cylinder engine is corresponding to a seven-speed Porsche-Doppelkupplingsgetriebe (PDK) delivery that drives a back wheels. Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph is only 3.3 seconds and tip lane speed is 195 mph. The 911 GT3 MSRP in a U.S. is $130,400, not including a $995 end charge.

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About Porsche Cars North America

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (PCNA), formed in Atlanta, Ga. is a disdainful U.S. importer of Porsche sports cars, including a Macan and Cayenne SUVs and a Panamera sports sedan. Established in 1984, it is a wholly-owned auxiliary of Porsche AG, that is headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany, and employs approximately 270 people who yield parts, service, selling and training for 189 dealers. They, in turn, work to yield Porsche business with a best-in-class knowledge that is in gripping with a brand’s 66-year story and care in a enrichment of car performance, safety, and efficiency.

At a core of this success is Porsche’s unapproachable racing birthright that boasts some 30,000 motorsport wins to date.

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