The 992 GT3 becomes the seventh iteration of one of Porsche’s most established and beloved automobiles and it continues to embody the spirit of previous GT3 models by amalgamating all that is awesome about the 911 – and the Porsche brand – in a single road car. It is perfect. And as always, Porsche pushes the boundaries, innovating and making the platform better in all areas.
As Porsche’s high-performance 911 variant designed for the track yet road-legal, the GT3 stands as the most powerful non-turbocharged 911 model in the marque’s lineup. Offering a fully immersive and visceral driving experience through distinct chassis tuning and remarkable responsiveness to driver inputs, the 2022 Porsche 911 GT3 is propelled by Porsche’s renowned naturally-aspirated 4.0L flat 6-cylinder engine that produces produces 502 hp @ 8,400 rpm and 346 lb-ft of torque @ 6,250 rpm.
The performance is truly remarkable, as evidenced by Car and Driver’s test data, which includes acceleration from 0 to 60 MPH in 3.3 seconds, covering the quarter mile in 11.5 seconds at 124 MPH, and achieving a manufacturer-claimed top speed of 199 MPH with the 6-speed manual transmission. Braking from 70 MPH to zero is accomplished in a mere 134 feet, and the roadholding capability reaches an impressive 1.16 G on the test skid pad.