Gemballa has introduced their new GTP 720. Based on the Porsche Panamera Turbo, the model has a twin-turbo 4.8-liter V8 engine that has been upgraded to produce 720 PS (530 kW). This enables the hatchback to accelerate from accelerate from 0-100 km/h in 3.2 seconds, 0-200 km/h in 9.7 seconds and 0-300 km/h in 26.4 seconds before hitting an electronically-limited top speed of 340 km/h (211 mph).
If you’ve done any small amount of recreational browsing over car p@rn, then you are familiar with Nakai-san and RAUH-Welt Begriff, the sole powerhouse behind the wide body Porsche movement. Now, Hong Kong has finally unveiled their very first RWB Porsche build, which had just been completed at the tail end of 2014.
In this industry, you hear the word “passion” thrown around quite a bit. It’s passion that drives someone to success, it’s passion that makes someone do the things they do, it’s passion that keeps them coming back for more. It’s a tricky thing to define, especially considering how personal someone’s passion can be, but at the end of the day, it’s crystal clear when someone has it.
We could be guilty of understatement when we say that Rauh-Welt Begriff creations are not for everyone. The styling tends to be pretty extreme, and these aren’t Honda Civics he’s cutting up, people can get defensive about the Porsche 911. The car you’ll see here is a bit less extreme than some of the cars made by Akira Nakai and his company, but it is also the first RWB Targa built for the US, one which started life as a Type 964 Porsche 911.
Romanian boutique exhaust maker Kline Innovation make some of the best-sounding exhausts for some of the best performing cars in the world. It recently created an Inconel valvetronic race exhaust for a Porsche 991 Carrera and this video short will give you some idea of just how sublime the exhaust note is. The valvetronic system means that while cruising, the exhaust can be turned down to an almost silent purr. But at the touch of a button, an epic race car engine note can be unleashed.
As an added bonus, presenting the exhaust is one seriously gorgeous brunette who’s Porsche we believe this belongs to.
There is only one Porsche 911 GT3 Cup ANDIAL Edition on the planet, and its owner is standing patiently in the hot pits at Oklahoma’s Hallett Motor Racing Circuit, watching attentively as his prized possession circles the challenging road course at speed.