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{{Car stub}}[[File:250px-2009-07-05_red_Porsche_997_GT3_(MY_2010)_Goodwood.jpg|thumb|219px|The Porsche 911 GT3.]]
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The '''Porsche 911 GT3''' is a higher performance version of the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Porsche_911 Porsche 911] sports car. It has been assembled since 1999 to today. It was named after the Group GT3 racing after several group GT3 racing cars, which had a successful racing career in the one-make national and regional Porsche Carrera Cup and GT3 Cup Challenge series as well as in the FIA World Championship. A further hardcore model known as the GT3 RS, has also been introduced, which had even more driver focus and even more sharp handling.
The Porsche 911 GT3 is a higher performance version of the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Porsche_911 Porsche 911] sports car. It has been assembledy since 1999 to today. The [[Porsche]] has a 3.6 litre six-cylinder engine,based on the unit used in the Porsche 962 and Porsche 911 GT1 sport cars. The car is assembleyed in Stuttgart,Germany.
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The GT3 and GT3 RS have often been described as the finest 911 by most petrolheads, due to it's high revving engine, it's more track-focused handling and its exciting drivetrain. The GT3 has received universal praise all colleagues while the RS has received mixed reviews, some believing it to be superior to the GT3 and some believing it to be no better than the GT3.
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Richard Hammond, has been particularly fond of the GT3 and GT3 RS, praising both sports cars, for their razor-sharp handling. He had high praise for the 996 models, fell in love with the 997 models, and ended up purchasing both 991.1 models, a GT3 in 2014 and a GT3 RS in 2016.
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== Appearances ==
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* In Series 3, Episode 1, Richard test the 996.2 GT3 at the Top Gear Test Track. He praises the car's handling, speed, character, excitement and drivetrain, stating it to be the best ever 911, which Jeremy later agrees with. Black Stig sets his final lap in the wet, in the GT3 of 1:27.2.
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* In Clarkson: Shoot-Out
 
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Revision as of 14:20, May 1, 2020

The Porsche 911 GT3 is a higher performance version of the Porsche 911 sports car. It has been assembled since 1999 to today. It was named after the Group GT3 racing after several group GT3 racing cars, which had a successful racing career in the one-make national and regional Porsche Carrera Cup and GT3 Cup Challenge series as well as in the FIA World Championship. A further hardcore model known as the GT3 RS, has also been introduced, which had even more driver focus and even more sharp handling.

The GT3 and GT3 RS have often been described as the finest 911 by most petrolheads, due to it's high revving engine, it's more track-focused handling and its exciting drivetrain. The GT3 has received universal praise all colleagues while the RS has received mixed reviews, some believing it to be superior to the GT3 and some believing it to be no better than the GT3.

Richard Hammond, has been particularly fond of the GT3 and GT3 RS, praising both sports cars, for their razor-sharp handling. He had high praise for the 996 models, fell in love with the 997 models, and ended up purchasing both 991.1 models, a GT3 in 2014 and a GT3 RS in 2016.

Appearances

  • In Series 3, Episode 1, Richard test the 996.2 GT3 at the Top Gear Test Track. He praises the car's handling, speed, character, excitement and drivetrain, stating it to be the best ever 911, which Jeremy later agrees with. Black Stig sets his final lap in the wet, in the GT3 of 1:27.2.
  • In Clarkson: Shoot-Out
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