Porsche 911 GT3 | 997.2 @mgm_gt3

2011 Porsche 911 GT3 - Meteor Grey Metallic M7W/9Q

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Old PPF Paint Protection Film removal

Removing paint protection film (PPF) is a complex process that requires specific expertise and tools, making it advisable to seek professional assistance. A professional shop has experienced staff who are well-versed in the intricacies of PPF removal, minimizing the risk that the underlying paint is not damaged. They possess specialized tools designed specifically for this purpose, leading to better results. Additionally, they can accurately assess the condition of the PPF and advise if it requires replacement. Novice attempts at removing PPF can lead to paint damage, devaluing your vehicle and necessitating costly repairs. By entrusting this task to professionals, you guarantee the preservation of your vehicle’s aesthetics and value.

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Paint correction time

Porsche 997.2 GT3 Meteor Grey Front Bumper Customer PPF Installation

New paint protection film install

Porsche 997.2 Taillight Before and After Paint Correction

Taillight also getting polished. Left polished vs Right untouched

Giving the taillight the same polished finish as the rest of the car’s paint may not be commonplace in the industry, primarily due to it being time-intensive and requiring more technical expertise than regular paint polishing. However, if you truly value superior outcomes, it is strongly advised to include the taillight in your polishing regimen.

Brand New OEM Porsche 997.2 Clear LED Taillight

Upgrade with the clear taillight for a more clean and unique look

A rare option for 2009-2012 911 models, removes some red trim and replaces it with clear. Bright red LED light shines boldly through the newer styled taillight. A great way to update and personalize your Carrera.

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Brake Caliper touch up paint

After years of rigorous testing and a multitude of experiments, we’ve determined the optimal touch-up paint shades for brake calipers under various scenarios. Our extensive experience in this field allows us to recommend the most suitable color options for different conditions.

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3M crystalline tint completed before paint matched roll cage installed

In our experience, we’ve found that it is beneficial for our clients to have their car windows tinted before the installation of a roll cage. We suggest this because we’ve encountered situations where our customers wanted to apply the tint post the roll cage installation, and unfortunately, it makes accessing the rear nearly impossible. Therefore, we strongly advise getting the windows tinted prior to the roll cage fitting.

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Center Lock removal for BBS wheel installed

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First set with similar body color

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With red center lock and GT3 cover

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Matte Black is the 2nd option. Perfece time to show case wheel ceramic coating is useful to help cleaning the wheels

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Final decision - Silver with black center lock and porsche logo

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Carzwerk Story

Porsche has a long-standing tradition of producing sports cars that combine elegance, performance, and a raw driving experience. In this blog post, we’ll delve into the Porsche 997.2 GT3, a remarkable vehicle that embodies the essence of Porsche’s racing heritage. The 997.2 GT3 is a true testament to Porsche’s commitment to engineering excellence, making it a dream car for enthusiasts and a legend among sports car aficionados.

A Legacy of Excellence

The Porsche 997 generation, produced from 2004 to 2012, saw several iterations of the 911 model, each with its own unique character. The 997.2 GT3, introduced in 2009, was the pinnacle of this generation, bringing with it a legacy of excellence. Porsche had already fine-tuned the 997 platform with earlier GT3 models, but the 997.2 GT3 took it a step further.

Exterior Design

The 997.2 GT3 retained the iconic Porsche 911 shape, with its distinctive round headlights and sloping rear end. However, it featured subtle aerodynamic enhancements, including a revised front bumper, a large fixed rear wing, and unique 19-inch alloy wheels. These design elements not only improved the car’s performance but also made it look more aggressive and purposeful.

Powerful Heart

Under the rear engine cover of the 997.2 GT3 lies a naturally aspirated 3.8-liter flat-six engine that produced 435 horsepower and 317 lb-ft of torque. This engine was a true masterpiece, capable of revving up to a spine-tingling 8,400 rpm. Mated to a 6-speed manual transmission, the GT3 could sprint from 0 to 60 mph in just 4 seconds, and it had a top speed of 194 mph. The engine’s sound was exhilarating, and it had an uncanny ability to make the driver feel connected to the car.

Suspension and Handling

The 997.2 GT3 was not just about straight-line speed. Porsche equipped it with a track-inspired suspension that delivered outstanding handling and precision. It featured a rear-wheel-drive setup and Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM), which allowed drivers to select between Normal and Sport suspension settings. The suspension could be further enhanced with the optional dynamic engine mounts and a limited-slip differential.

Interior Comfort and Luxury

While the 997.2 GT3 was undoubtedly a track-focused car, Porsche didn’t neglect interior comfort. The cabin featured supportive bucket seats, a sport steering wheel, and an Alcantara-wrapped gear shifter. In typical Porsche fashion, the interior was well-crafted, and the quality of materials used was top-notch.

The Driving Experience

The 997.2 GT3 was all about delivering an unmatched driving experience. Its razor-sharp steering, incredible grip, and responsive throttle made every drive a thrilling adventure. Whether you were carving through twisty mountain roads or tackling a racetrack, the GT3 was a precision tool that rewarded skilled drivers with a pure and unfiltered driving experience.

The Porsche 997.2 GT3 stands as a testament to Porsche’s unwavering commitment to performance and excellence. It’s a vehicle that doesn’t compromise on its racing DNA, offering a captivating driving experience that few cars can match. If you’re fortunate enough to get behind the wheel of one of these iconic machines, you’ll understand why the Porsche 997.2 GT3 has earned its place in the annals of automotive history. It’s a true masterpiece, and it will continue to be revered by enthusiasts for years to come.

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