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Forum: 992
01-10-2019, 01:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,355
Posted By Rocket_boy

LOL,....looks like some nerves were hit :roflmao:

LOL,....looks like some nerves were hit :roflmao:
Forum: 992
01-06-2019, 09:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,355
Posted By Rocket_boy

They need to stop showing this thing without the...

They need to stop showing this thing without the sport design package at least. The beetle front, black plastic in back and the very ugly standard side mirrors are just not that flattering,.....no...
Forum: 992
01-04-2019, 11:00 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,398
Posted By Rocket_boy

Excellent for you.....there's no way I'm buying a...

Excellent for you.....there's no way I'm buying a 992 in the near future until they beat some of the ugly out and remove a lot of the black plastic, nubbin, etc. I still have hope, but it's kinda...
Forum: 992
01-01-2019, 04:10 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 38,346
Posted By Rocket_boy

There are always gotta have it first people...

There are always gotta have it first people :rolleyes: that dealers will prey on first,......after a few months when that dries up your are good to go with discounts.
I don't see the 992 being in...
Forum: 992
12-31-2018, 02:10 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 14,667
Posted By Rocket_boy

Ahhh, you are right, didn't see it down the...

Ahhh, you are right, didn't see it down the list.....yeah, very pricey for just the front.

LOL,....kinda funny, so you have to add the license plate to hide the ugly? :p
Being in the US I never...
Forum: 992
12-31-2018, 01:29 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 14,667
Posted By Rocket_boy

I don't know about you,...but a 5 second...

I don't know about you,...but a 5 second improvement for the Ring means squat in daily driving. Unless you track any of these it pretty much means nothing in the real world. Relative street...
Forum: 992
12-31-2018, 11:49 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 14,667
Posted By Rocket_boy

So if I have my facts and numbers correct.... ...

So if I have my facts and numbers correct....

992 S is only 1% faster around the ring compared to the 991.2 S, yet is 4% higher in price (PDK to PDK) and has a de-contented interior/exterior.
To...
Forum: 992
12-29-2018, 11:01 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 10,512
Posted By Rocket_boy

991.x looks timeless now,....992 just looks odd...

991.x looks timeless now,....992 just looks odd and cheaper now.
Forum: 992
12-29-2018, 04:50 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 12,162
Posted By Rocket_boy

Like many of the nuances of the 992,....it's...

Like many of the nuances of the 992,....it's simply cheaper to have a nubbin compared to a real shifter,.....same as the fake exhausts, the ugly black plastic front and rear, headliner, etc.

As...
Forum: 992
12-28-2018, 12:05 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,926
Posted By Rocket_boy

Anything but silvers and greys.....SUV colors....

Anything but silvers and greys.....SUV colors....
Forum: 992
12-28-2018, 12:02 PM
Replies: 1,514
Views: 168,742
Posted By Rocket_boy

LOL,....there are some things in life I'll gladly...

LOL,....there are some things in life I'll gladly pay a little more for.
Forum: 992
12-28-2018, 12:00 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 19,039
Posted By Rocket_boy

Exactly,...the 992 will most definitely post...

Exactly,...the 992 will most definitely post better "numbers" compared to the 991,....but with each weight gain of the 911 a bit of what I call "playfulness" disappears,...and that is one aspect I...
Forum: 992
12-28-2018, 11:40 AM
Replies: 1,514
Views: 168,742
Posted By Rocket_boy

Agreed,....great pix that highlights the...

Agreed,....great pix that highlights the differences. To me the 991.x has a very nice "curvaceous" look to the rear,....with a waist that looks just a bit tighter in appearance and more in...
Forum: 992
12-23-2018, 07:08 PM
Replies: 1,514
Views: 168,742
Posted By Rocket_boy

Agreed,...not only are the insurance companies...

Agreed,...not only are the insurance companies going to have to pay for the rubbins, but also for the rear bumper cover as they pretty much won't do a thing.

If I were Porsche,....I'd make the...
Forum: 992
12-23-2018, 01:41 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,310
Posted By Rocket_boy

Think they actually went just a little too far...

Think they actually went just a little too far here,....too much Nissan Z, little less like Porsche. Can't quite put my finger on it,....but the large squared off flat area above the tire just looks...
Forum: 992
12-23-2018, 01:38 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,310
Posted By Rocket_boy

I like black and have owned several in the past...

I like black and have owned several in the past but now moved on to a much better color Carmine Red :D ,.....but to me the 992 looks really boring in black, especially with the wheels above. The...
Forum: 992
12-15-2018, 10:51 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,654
Posted By Rocket_boy

I'm on my third car with Burmester,....expensive...

I'm on my third car with Burmester,....expensive yes, worth it for me,...yes. There's no way I could go back to anything less. It's one of the first options I check....
Forum: 992
12-15-2018, 10:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,852
Posted By Rocket_boy

In non-sport design guise such as the pix/video...

In non-sport design guise such as the pix/video above,....the front is still horrid. I can't believe Porsche would let that slide. Sport design just looks so much better, should be standard.
Forum: 992
12-13-2018, 12:13 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 102,926
Posted By Rocket_boy

This is what it should have been all along,....at...

This is what it should have been all along,....at least in the front. Looks so much better compared to standard. The rear doesn't do it for me,....just some cobbled on trim.
Pity Porsche wants...
Forum: 992
12-11-2018, 12:42 PM
Replies: 1,514
Views: 168,742
Posted By Rocket_boy

.....and look at those sewer pipe...

.....and look at those sewer pipe exhausts!.....no, wait, those are just large cutouts with a raw cut exhaust pipe behind it. :banghead:
Forum: 992
12-11-2018, 11:07 AM
Replies: 315
Views: 68,369
Posted By Rocket_boy

Kinda looks like an updated Oldsmobile 98 dash...

Kinda looks like an updated Oldsmobile 98 dash from the 80s.....doors and seats are OK,.....the rest, oh the humanity
...
Forum: 992
12-10-2018, 03:15 PM
Replies: 3,948
Views: 553,182
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
12-10-2018, 03:08 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,150
Posted By Rocket_boy

LOL, Exactly what I thought,....you can just see...

LOL, Exactly what I thought,....you can just see the bean counter influence in the 992 front and back,....more cheap black plastic and some ugly body seams, I'm sure it's cheaper to make now though.
Forum: 992
12-10-2018, 02:56 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,697
Posted By Rocket_boy

Yeah, saw an MB ML the other day (can't remember...

Yeah, saw an MB ML the other day (can't remember which model) with "dual exhaust" on each side,.....turned out to be one ugly cut exhaust pipe mounted right between the two of them,....not even in or...
Forum: 992
12-08-2018, 08:24 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,834
Posted By Rocket_boy

I have he GTS package with Alcantara in my GTS...

I have he GTS package with Alcantara in my GTS (leather wheel and shifter though),......seats still look new after 3 plus years and I love the stuff when used tastefully.

A lot has to do with how...
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