Porsche motorsport celebrates the 25th anniversary of Manthey-Racing GmbH with an extraordinary limited edition model. Its about Porsche 911 GT2 RS Clubsport 25, which has been designed and developed jointly by the brand and the team for use only on circuits.
Like the Porsche 935 that was introduced in 2018, this vehicle too is based on the 911 GT2 RS Clubsport Powered by a 3.8-liter six-cylinder twin-turbo engine and 700 horses (515 kW). Power is transmitted to the rear wheels through a Porsche dual-clutch gearbox (PDK) and seven speeds.
Inspiration for the 911 GT2 RS Clubsport 25 comes from 911 GT3 R of Manthey that fans of Nurburgring they affectionately nicknamed Grello for its peculiar green and yellow color. In addition, the many improved components reflect the experience that Manthey has acquired in the world of competition during the last quarter of a century.
“Porsche Motorsport and Manthey have won many races and championships since the team was founded 25 years ago, for example the 24 Hours of Nürburging seven times. Since 2013, the two companies have been closely linked. With the special edition 911 GT2 RS Clubsport 25, this successful partnership has gone to the next level. "Said Matthias scholz, Director of GT Racing Vehicles at Porsche.
"The design of the 911 GT2 RS Clubsport 25 expresses the long collaboration between Porsche Motorsport and Manthey", added Grant Larsonfrom the Porsche Design department. “Combine the respective strengths of each in racing cars. Manthey contributed the basic concept and technical ideas, while Porsche took care of the final design. " has deepened.
One of the characteristics of the 911 GT2 RS Clubsport 25 is the racing headlamps in a four-strip design. Although they originate from the Le Mans winning 911 RSR, they underwent a specific development for this model and are very efficient at lighting the track.
The interior, including the welded roll cage, has been adopted from the 911 GT2 RS Clubsport and meets FIA standards. What's more, a plate indicates the specific number of each unit of the limited edition.
The price of each of the 30 units that will be produced is 525.000 euros, plus country-specific taxes. Deliveries are scheduled to begin in January 2022, the firm has indicated.