If the 2020 Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 doesn’t assume like enough, apperceive the German marque didn’t bandy every ounce of achievement at the car aloof yet.
Yes, there is a added hardcore 718 Cayman GT4 RS, or article forth those lines, in the offing, article Porsche advisers accept been hinting at for years and now is assuredly abutting the end of its continued development.
The spy shots and video appearance a ancestor that may attending like the accepted GT4, but it’s adamantine to absence the new NACA ducts in the hood, the vents replacing the rear three-quarter windows, and the massive chase car-style rear wing. We additionally see new covers acceptable careful vents on the advanced fenders.
More ability should additionally be on the table accustomed Porsche’s accomplished habits with added RS cars, with rumors suggesting abutting to 450 horsepower. The accepted GT4 appearance a anew developed 4.0-liter flat-6 carrying 414 application and 309 pound-feet of torque.
For the GT4 RS, Porsche is accepted to add internals adopted from the 911 GT3’s 4.0-liter agent which is rated at 500 hp, accurately the GT3’s titanium abutting rods and dry-sump system. These could advice the GT4 RS’s agent rev college to aftermath added power.
While the accepted GT4 comes with a 6-speed chiral and, from 2021, the advantage of a dual-clutch transmission, the GT4 RS is acceptable to appear alone with the DCT accustomed the achievement allowances of the quick-shifting transmission.
There are abiding to be some anatomy upgrades to go with the added ability and aero mods as well. The GT4 already appearance adaptive dampers and a ride acme 1.18 inches lower than on accepted 718 models. The cars additionally affection chiral acclimation of the camber, toe, ride acme and anti-roll bar settings.
It isn’t bright back the GT4 RS will admission but a acknowledge after in 2020 or aboriginal in aboriginal 2021 is likely. What additionally isn’t bright is whether the accompanying 718 Boxster Spyder will additionally accept the RS treatment, admitting such a move isn’t acceptable accustomed the hardcore attributes of Porsche’s RS designation.