Porsche 911 GT3 RS lap time at Mendig AFB Circuit

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Porsche 911 GT3 RS finished a lap of Mendig AFB Circuit in 1 minute and 44 seconds.

Track Mendig AFB Circuit
Type standing start
Vehicle Porsche 911 GT3 RS (991 facelift)
Power / weight 520 ps / 1474 kg
Driver Christian Menzel
Time 1:43.960
Peak speed 254 kph (158 mph)
Average speed 147 kph (91 mph)
Submitted 2 years ago by FastestLaps
Source Auto Motor und Sport magazine (Germany)
Views 133

Reference:   Image of source Auto Motor und Sport - "Fast Lap" TV series

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Cocobe  2y ago

Considering this car was some 20kph slower than the cars that went faster, I think this really punched above its weight

 

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FastestLaps  2y ago

High downforce car = lower peak speeds.


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SpeedKing  2y ago @FastestLaps

Yep and later braking with faster corner speeds which makes up for the slower acceleration in the straights...


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Cocobe  2y ago @FastestLaps

and having 200-250hp less too.


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benedekpuskas  2y ago

Yeah, I think it's one of the fastest cornering cars ever (maybe even faster than the Senna). Even though it only has 520 horsepower, it's usually in the top 10 on every track page.