The GT3 RS 4.0 is the last Porsche 997

The Porsche GT3 RS 4.0 is the driver-focused 911 GT3 RS but with a slightly larger engine. And by a slightly larger engine we mean the largest engine ever officially offered in a street-worthy Porsche 911. It's a fitting swan-song for what will finally be the last Porsche 997 variant ever. We think. Probably. More than … » 4/28/11 9:30am 4/28/11 9:30am

The Post Where We Welcome Car Magazine To Our Porsche 911 Variant Rant

Car, the self-evidently-named UK buff book, has joined our plea for Porsche to stop the overcomplication of the 911 range. With a Mustang-like 20 flavors available (22 in total), Porsche is beginning to look like Baskin-Robbins. Something must be done! » 10/06/10 8:30am 10/06/10 8:30am

Ultimate Porsche 911 GT3 RS Rumored For 997 Finale

With the 997-generation Porsche 911 winding down, a celebratory finale is necessary. Rumor has it an ultimate, limited-edition Porsche 911 GT3 RS is planned. Only 500 copies, 500-hp and somewhere near the 500th 997 variant. » 9/20/10 3:00pm 9/20/10 3:00pm

540 HP DKR Porsche 911 Turbo Is A 911 GT2 On The Cheap

If you want your run-of-the-mill Porsche 911 Turbo to scoot off the line with a bit more authority, get over to tuner DKR which offers an engine package for only $7,500, good for 540 HP and 571 lb-ft of torque. Considering the extent of the upgrades are an exhaust system and a performance ECU, that's a healthy kick in… » 10/15/08 6:30pm 10/15/08 6:30pm

New Porsche 911 Targa 4, Targa 4S Let Loose On Unsuspecting Internet

Porsche just released a set of three shots of their newest glass-roofed versions of the new 911, the 2009 Porsche 911 Targa 4 and the speedier 2009 Porsche 911 Targa 4S. Although we'd already spotted the new 911 Targas earlier this month, we're happy to hear the Targa 4 will get the new 345 HP 3.6-liter flat-six and… » 7/28/08 5:54am 7/28/08 5:54am

700 HP TechArt GTstreet RS, Because The Porsche 911 GT2 Is Too Slow

Porsche tuner TechArt has created the GTstreet RS, a hardcore version of the already-insane 630 HP GTstreet. Even though the current 530 HP Porsche 911 GT2 is the fastest production 911 ever, some people just want more. So, the GTstreet RS takes a standard GT2 and applies horsepower, resulting in a 700 HP monster… » 7/23/08 1:20pm 7/23/08 1:20pm

2009 Porsche 911 Carrera 4: AWD Bruce

For 2009, the entire Porsche 911 Carrera lineup has been given a refresh, and now we've got the details and first shots of the all-wheel-drive 911 Carrera 4 and Carrera 4S models. Thanks to direct-injection, the 3.6-liter flat-six in the Carrera 4 now makes 345 HP, and the 3.8-liter unit in the Carrera 4S makes a… » 6/25/08 1:00pm 6/25/08 1:00pm