About the car
The Porsche 911 GT2 is a high-performance vehicle from the German manufacturer Porsche, launched in 1993 and still on the market today. It is significantly lighter thanks to its rear-wheel drive only, but also by many simplifications of the comfort equipment in order to focus on performance.
The 911 GT2 RS is powered by a water-cooled six-cylinder boxer engine with four valves each and variable geometry turbines. The engine has a displacement of 3,600 cm3 and develops 620 horsepower at 6,500 rpm. Maximum torque is 700 Nm at 2,250 rpm. With its 620 horsepower engine, the car’s power-to-weight ratio is 2.21 kg/hp.
About the Brand
On April 25, 1931, Ferdinand Porsche founded the company Porsche, which was later taken over by his son Ferry Porsche and is a German manufacturer of racing cars. In fact, it was engineer Ferdinand Porsche who invented the first Volkswagen.
Despite the obstacles caused by COVID-19, the German car brand Porsche has set a new sales target for 2020. Estimated at 28.7 billion euros, this is an increase of 100 million euros compared to 2019, whereas profits are estimated at 4.2 billion euros. In order to achieve this performance, the Stuttgart-based manufacturer delivered more than 270,000 vehicles to its customers worldwide, representing a decrease in sales volume compared to 2019.
About the Manufacturer
Minichamps is a German brand of miniatures based in the city of Aachen. In 1990, the company was founded under the name of Paul’s Model Art, and it was not until 1996 that the company was renamed Minichamps. The company offers a large number of replicas in various scales, but their Formula 1 cars are mainly offered in 1/18 or 1/43 scale.
The Minichamps range is known as one of the largest in the industry, they currently have models of all the world”s major car manufacturers and many types of racing cars and sports teams. Providing the widest range of products of any model producer, Minichamps is a true innovator in the field.