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Forum: 992
12-10-2018, 04:15 PM
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Posted By Rocket_boy

I'm not too keen on the flying saucer looking...

I'm not too keen on the flying saucer looking rear spoiler,....somehow it just doesn't look like it fits the rest of the car. I'm sure there will be some clean up work done...
Forum: 992
11-28-2018, 11:27 PM
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Posted By Rocket_boy

Porsche could easily blow away the mid-engined...

Porsche could easily blow away the mid-engined Corvette if they spent the money where it counts,....not garbage apps. They have proven that time and again.

Now they're just selling out with techno...
Forum: 992
11-28-2018, 01:04 AM
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Posted By Rocket_boy

Agree,....if you have to screens do it with a...

Agree,....if you have to screens do it with a little Porsche 911 heart and sole. IMO for the price ranges of the VW family,......VWs look and feel more expensive then they are, Audis have THE best...
Forum: 992
11-19-2018, 11:47 AM
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Posted By Rocket_boy

Good points and all in good fun. In my mind...

Good points and all in good fun.

In my mind the EV is more akin to a horse today (for now anyway). It can't go nearly the long distances compared to my ICE without a lot of breaks (oats, water and...
Forum: 992
11-18-2018, 02:54 PM
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Posted By Rocket_boy

Problem is,....that is the way the driving world...

Problem is,....that is the way the driving world is heading. The group of real driving enthusiasts that want a connected feeling is slowly melting away, replaced by people that are more concerned...
Forum: 992
11-15-2018, 12:22 PM
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Posted By Rocket_boy

Blue looks great! Green looks even better! ...

Blue looks great!
Green looks even better!
Wheels look good.

Still too much black plastic front and rear,.....Boooooo
Forum: 992
11-13-2018, 08:56 PM
Replies: 3,948
Views: 528,084
Posted By Rocket_boy

It pretty much sounds just like a 991.2 does in...

It pretty much sounds just like a 991.2 does in many of the videos I've watched, not that much different if at all. Can it sound differently in real life? Absolutely!, but there's only so much you...
Forum: 992
11-13-2018, 06:50 PM
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Posted By Rocket_boy

The blue does look good, hopefully Porsche offers...

The blue does look good, hopefully Porsche offers some good selections with the 992,....they have been lacking in colors for years.

I could probably live with the clam, the 991.X spoiler simply...
Forum: 992
11-12-2018, 01:27 PM
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Posted By Rocket_boy

Not sure that is even Agate,....kinda has a...

Not sure that is even Agate,....kinda has a green-ish tinge to it,...but could be.

If it is a new grey they should name it "Awful Grey"
Just can't imagine how dull the US has gotten with colors...
Forum: 992
10-24-2018, 12:52 PM
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Views: 528,084
Posted By Rocket_boy

Haven't sat in a recent Porsche except for the...

Haven't sat in a recent Porsche except for the sports cars,....no Panny or SUV,.....so haven't seen the digital revolution yet in person, probably need to. But looking at the picture above I can...
Forum: 992
10-17-2018, 06:36 PM
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Posted By Rocket_boy

This is especially true for me. As an owner of a...

This is especially true for me. As an owner of a 997.2, sure I was at first a bit skeptical of the 991,....but nothing to the extent I feel concerning the 992. And while I don't hate it, it sure does...
Forum: 992
10-11-2018, 03:10 PM
Replies: 3,948
Views: 528,084
Posted By Rocket_boy

It's just too bad that the "times" are looking...

It's just too bad that the "times" are looking very compromised lately. More fake, less real. More shortcuts, less eloquent design. More autonomous looks, less distinction.

I don't hate...
Forum: 992
10-08-2018, 06:06 PM
Replies: 3,948
Views: 528,084
Posted By Rocket_boy

Yeah, it's pretty much too far down the road...

Yeah, it's pretty much too far down the road now,....but maybe offer silver, or body color match? (but there again, would have to leave out Red and Yellow)

Take for example Lava Orange,....looks a...
Forum: 992
10-08-2018, 05:46 PM
Replies: 3,948
Views: 528,084
Posted By Rocket_boy

I do like how they will have another option...

I do like how they will have another option besides standard & PCCB,....one extreme to another. I really wish they would get away from a standard color caliper for a given type of brake...
Forum: 992
09-27-2018, 12:56 PM
Replies: 3,948
Views: 528,084
Posted By Rocket_boy

I to believe they won't change a thing from now...

I to believe they won't change a thing from now until launch,.....and while I may be able to overlook the Eclipse looking spoiler,....the lack of a valid PDK floor shifter could be a deal breaker for...
Forum: 992
09-20-2018, 08:54 PM
Replies: 3,948
Views: 528,084
Posted By Rocket_boy

I don't like the hard break and the "corner"...

I don't like the hard break and the "corner" where the screen ends and the gauges begin,....doesn't flow right, looks pretty unfinished.
Forum: 992
09-19-2018, 08:30 PM
Replies: 3,948
Views: 528,084
Posted By Rocket_boy

Just noticed, no XM antenna bump in any of the...

Just noticed, no XM antenna bump in any of the shots I've seen, maybe combined third brake light and XM?
Forum: 992
09-19-2018, 07:53 PM
Replies: 3,948
Views: 528,084
Posted By Rocket_boy

I would agree,....to me it looks pretty darn good...

I would agree,....to me it looks pretty darn good in that color/angle,.....now why they can't seem to do something with that 3rd brake light (just do what was done in the 991) and make it a little...
Forum: 992
09-14-2018, 04:09 PM
Replies: 3,948
Views: 528,084
Posted By Rocket_boy

True, but Apple tends to not put hideous looking...

True, but Apple tends to not put hideous looking spoilers on their phones,....and continues to make them sleek and reduce the weight where possible. :)

I'm sure there will be many takers, but this...
Forum: 992
09-14-2018, 01:18 PM
Replies: 3,948
Views: 528,084
Posted By Rocket_boy

The rear spoiler still looks way out of...

The rear spoiler still looks way out of proportion to the rest of the car no matter what view, angle, pix or video....it looks out of place. Would like to see what exactly will be body colored or...
Forum: 992
08-31-2018, 06:02 PM
Replies: 3,948
Views: 528,084
Posted By Rocket_boy

True,...on the red car remove the black tape and...

True,...on the red car remove the black tape and it will look a little better,....but for a car of this caliber and price.....unfinished black plastic pieces anywhere don't reflect well IMO.
Forum: 992
08-31-2018, 02:08 PM
Replies: 3,948
Views: 528,084
Posted By Rocket_boy

Not too bad,....coming along a bit...... Too...

Not too bad,....coming along a bit......

Too much black plastic at back (fixed if painted option still available).
Too much black plastic in front,.....991.1/.2 better integrated with driving...
Forum: 992
08-21-2018, 07:07 PM
Replies: 3,948
Views: 528,084
Posted By Rocket_boy

Exhaust looks wrong, old 991 mirrors, probably...

Exhaust looks wrong, old 991 mirrors, probably close, but we've seen better.....
Forum: 992
08-13-2018, 06:13 PM
Replies: 3,948
Views: 528,084
Posted By Rocket_boy

Waiting to see what the sport design mirrors look...

Waiting to see what the sport design mirrors look like (hopefully like they do today),....the standard ones for the 991.1, .2 & 992 are just odd looking IMO.....
Forum: 992
08-11-2018, 01:57 AM
Replies: 3,948
Views: 528,084
Posted By Rocket_boy

^^^

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