The 2023 Porsche 911 GT2 RS Clubsport Evo is an upgraded track-only model, designed for club sport events, track days, and GT2 racing series, making it highly competitive in GT2 events.
The Clubsport Evo recently made its debut at the European Fanatec GT2 series in Monza, Italy, showcasing its impressive performance and capabilities.
This upgraded model features an enhanced Evo-kit aerodynamic package based on the 991 GT2 RS Clubsport, resulting in increased downforce and improved handling.
The 2023 Porsche 911 GT2 RS Clubsport Evo's braking system stability and engine heat dissipation have been optimized for better performance on the track.
It comes equipped with a 3.8-liter twin-turbocharged flat-six engine, capable of producing a maximum power of 700 horsepower, paired with a 7-speed PDK dual-clutch gearbox .
The chassis system has been upgraded to meet FIA requirements, including new rain fog lamps, a fast fuel filling system, and side collision protection.
The Clubsport Evo features a multitude of carbon fiber components, a redesigned front bumper with air intakes, and a new rear wing, enhancing its aerodynamics and reducing weight.
The interior of the Clubsport Evo boasts an FIA-approved roll cage, a single racing bucket seat, and a carbon fiber steering wheel with a color display from the GT3 R race car.
Manthey-Racing's Evo package refresh is available for all existing Clubsport models at an additional cost, offering improved aerodynamics, exterior design, and safety systems.
The 2023 Porsche 911 GT2 RS Clubsport Evo's price has not been announced yet, but with the original Clubsport priced at €405,000 (£357k), potential buyers can anticipate a similar or slightly higher price point for this upgraded model.
The All-New 2024 CUPRA Tavascan: A Sporty Electric SUV Coupé CUPRA is raising the bar with its latest addition to its electric lineup – the CUPRA Tavascan, the brand’s first all-electric SUV coupé. Unveiled at the recent Exponential Impulse event in Berlin, this highly anticipated model is set to hit the market in 2024.
The World Premiere of the CUPRA Tavascan The highlight of the Exponential Impulse event was undoubtedly the world premiere of the CUPRA Tavascan. This all-electric SUV coupé is a true representation of CUPRA’s electrified vision and is a testament to the brand’s commitment to creating change. According to Wayne Griffiths, “The Tavascan concept was our dream car back in 2019, and today, that dream has come true.”
Sporty Design with a Purpose The CUPRA Tavascan boasts a striking design language with athletic and sporty proportions. From the front, its matrix LED with the three-triangle eye signature is instantly recognizable. The interior is a masterpiece of architecture, featuring a characterful central spine and slim air vents that are almost invisible.
Dynamic Driving Experience As a driving-oriented SUV, the CUPRA Tavascan is equipped with DCC Sport dynamic chassis technology, sport suspension, and progressive steering. These features, along with performance tires mounted on 21” forged alloy wheels, deliver a unique and sporty driving experience.
High-Performance Electric Power Built on the Volkswagen Group’s MEB platform, the CUPRA Tavascan will be available in two power outputs: 286PS (210kW) and 340PS (250kW). The higher power output version will have dual-motor all-wheel drive, providing maximum traction and performance. With a range of around 341 miles and the ability to add an additional 62 miles in just 7 minutes, the CUPRA Tavascan is a force to be reckoned with.
Innovative Technology and Features The CUPRA Tavascan is equipped with a 15” infotainment system, the largest so far in a CUPRA model, and a newly designed and developed Human Machine Interface (HMI). It also features a high-fidelity 12-speaker audio sound system developed in collaboration with premium audio firm Sennheiser.
Produced in China with a Future-Forward Mindset Designed and developed in Barcelona, the CUPRA Tavascan will be produced at the Volkswagen Group’s state-of-the-art Anhui factory in China, a hub for e-mobility innovation. With a yearly target of more than 70,000 cars sold, the CUPRA Tavascan is poised to make a big impact in the electric vehicle market.