Video: 997 GT3 Gen.2 – First Drive

Yesterday we brought you Chris Harris’ first drive review of Porsche’s new Gen.2 997 GT3, and today we bring you the accompanying video with Chris picking out some of its key features and showing the GT3 in action on the roads around Weissach.

First drive: 997 GT3 Gen.2

The original 997 GT3 was about as good as drivers’ cars get. Or so we thought. Say hello to the faster, sharper, meaner Gen.2 GT3. Chris Harris and Dickie Meaden drive two GT3’s and talk to Andreas Preuninger about the finer details behind his new masterpiece.

Prepare to start salivating.

New 435bhp GT3 revealed

The worst kept secret of 2009 has today been confirmed as fact: three years after it was first released, the Porsche 997 GT3 has been updated to reflect the redesign of the Gen2 997 and its all important new technology.

Does the GT1-based engine remain? And what about PDK? Well read on…