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PostPosted: Tue Feb 11, 2020 8:26 pm    Post subject: Porsche experience day 992 Carreras S or 4 S Reply with quote

Hi folks looking for a quick bit of advice.
I’m about to book a Porsche Experience and am looking at the 992 Carreras S or the 992 carrera 4S.

As you appreciate its on the track, skid pan etc.

Is the 4s going to be to sensible and take away some of the fun.

I have 2.5 hours and want to have fun.

Wanted to compare it to my Cayman GTS
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 11, 2020 9:29 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

They're all fun! Cayman is great on the ice hill you get to experiment with different levels of traction assistance, same with the Boxsters on the skid pan which was a real laugh.
Both 992s are fun on the track with the two wheel drive one more eager to wiggle a bit if you're a bit heavy with the right foot ahem! 4s just feels super competent and planted but never boring and both sound good too especially on the down changes, exhaust nicely tuned. Best of all are the 992s launch control starts and maximum braking tests, astonishing!!
And the off-road section with the Cayenne was a bit of an eye opener too!.
The Porsche Team at Silverstone gave us a great day, great experience and we
had fun in all the Porsches.
I won't forget the 680 bhp Panamera any time soon either, alsmost had a 'Code Brown' in that one!
Enjoy! Best man crèche I've ever been dropped at!
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