Making the 911 RSR: part 7
Reflecting on its first season in international GT racing, we’ve gathered some fascinating facts and improbable figures behind our mid-engine marvel
The highlight of the RSR’s test phase was a 50-hour run at Sebring in Florida. “As far as I know, no other manufacturer has dared to do this,” says GT Director Marco Ujhasi.
The mega test on this extremely bumpy former runway ran without any major issues. “Precisely because of the enormous stresses, it was the right direction. This was confirmed at the first two races of the season; the long-distance classics of Daytona and Sebring, where our new car impressed immediately with a strong performance.”