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      08-22-2013, 02:13 PM   #7
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Originally Posted by GammaZeta View Post
Yeah, the 991 GT3 isn't a mezger though. I think I remember watching on Youtube (maybe it was the Evo channel) with one of the engineers at launch that they used a tuned 991 engine because 1. the new engine is almost as good as a mezger and 2. if they were to replicate the mezger into the 991, it would be cost prohibitive.
That's correct. The 991 GT3 is not a Mezger. Chris Harris and Jethro Bovingdon, whose opinions I respect the most out of all car journalists, both reviewed the new 991 and had slightly different opinions on how new 991 GT3 not being a Mezger.

Harris' Review

Bovingdon's Review

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