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      12-03-2012, 12:54 AM   #165
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Originally Posted by hakaida442 View Post
I find it interesting that some of you have picked the 991 over the 997.2. I had a budget of 125k and drove the 991S and the 997.2 Carrera GTS and loved the GTS much more than the 991S. I really do like the 991S interior more. It doesn't feel as cheap and looks so much more modern. But I do like that the 997.2 has a handbrake, hydraulic steering, the shorter wheelbase that gives you that go kart feeling, and I love that I have the widebody with 2wd and centerlock wheels.
I believe Richard Hammond did the same. After seeing the 991, he went and bought a 997.2 GTS. The main reason being the steering. He says what made a 911 special is gone by the power steering.
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previous cars: E92 M3, Z4MC, Z4 Roadster, E36 328 Sedan