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      04-02-2021, 09:00 AM   #47
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Drives: I12 i8 Coupe / I01 i3 60Ah Rex
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Originally Posted by BanjoPaterson View Post
I believe the 0-100km/h time for the i8 was benchmarked against the 2014 Porsche 911 Carrera, which had a time of 4.6s as opposed to the i8's 4.4s. Even the 2014 Carrera 4s has a listed 0-100km/h time of 4.3s. However, both 911s have a higher top speed and would probably be better on the track (I'm guessing)
That is the correct view of the facts. Of the 911s from 2011-2019 (991), only the GT3 , R and Turbos are faster (see Wiki). But in the end, that doesn't matter either, because during my trip to Germany, I noticed how many Porsches willingly cleared the fast lane on the autobahn. Out of Respekt or rather curiosity? It doesn't really matter, does it?
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