LA Auto Show: 2016 Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport

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The 2016 Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport is a track-specific version of the Cayman with some interesting touches.

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What Is It?

The Cayman GT4 Clubsport is not street legal and won’t be sold at Porsche dealers. It takes the Cayman and makes it as lightweight and dialed-in as the factory can make it. Its factory-direct price is 111,000 euros, which translates to about $118,000.

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What Porsche Is Saying:

“Using the recently released lightweight Cayman GT4 as the basis, Porsche Motorsport has developed a racing version solely for the track.”

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What’s New For 2016:

  • Curb weight is reduced to a claimed 2,866 pounds
  • The six-speed transmission is a beefed-up double clutch setup with shift paddles on the steering wheel and a mechanical rear-axle locking differential designed specifically for racing
  • Front strut suspension is adapted from the 911 GT3 Cup
  • Steel brake discs measure 380 mm all around
  • ABS system can be adjusted to 12 different settings
  • Welded-in safety cage, racing seat, six-point racing harness

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When Will It Go On Sale? 

Orders for the Cayman GT4 Clubsport will be taken after its LA Auto Show debut.

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