New 2022 Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 RS Flaunts Spectacular Nurburgring Lap Time

The range-topping Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 RS is in its last stage of testing and analysis drives. New footage reveals the Porsche demonstrating its dynamic potential each on winding mountain roads and the racetrack.

With Porsche model ambassador and improvement driver Jörg Bergmeister behind the wheel, the Cayman GT4 RS took the 20.83-kilometer Nürburgring-Nordschleife circuit in 7:09.3.

The Porsche additionally accomplished a barely shorter 20.6-kilometer lap, which had beforehand served because the benchmark, in 7:04.511 minutes. This was 23.6 seconds sooner than its little brother, the 718 Cayman GT4’s greatest efforts.

The world-class driver, has devoted greater than 500 hours to the 718 Cayman GT4 RS throughout check and tuning drives as a part of the automobile’s improvement.

“The 718 Cayman GT4 RS is an uncompromising driving machine. It feels as nimble as a go-kart on mountain roads, but is impressively steady and well-balanced on the racetrack. In any other case, such a lap time would not even be potential,” says Jörg Bergmeister.

“The GT4 RS is likely one of the sharpest vehicles Porsche has ever developed. And you actually have needed to expertise the breathtaking noise it makes for your self.”

The Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 RS will make its official debut in November.
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With a view to defend the motive force at these speeds, the mid-engined sports activities automobile is supplied with a racing seat. The check mannequin was decked in Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 R tires, which can be accessible as soon as the Cayman GT4 RS hits the market.

“Throughout improvement, we gave the 718 Cayman GT4 RS all the things that characterises a real RS: light-weight development, extra downforce, extra energy and, after all, a fair larger stage of responsiveness and suggestions to driver inputs. The improbable lap time of the Nordschleife is spectacular proof of how clearly noticeable these enhancements in driving dynamics are,” stated Andreas Preuninger, director of the GT mannequin line.

“Our prospects can look ahead to a pure driver’s automobile that makes an exhilarating driving expertise an absolute precedence.”

The Cayman GT4 RS will make its official world debut in November.