Available for auction is this 2016 Porsche 991 GT3 RS finished in Lava Orange over a black leather and Alcantara interior with deviated stitching in GT Silver. Presented in its eye-catching debut color, this launch-year GT3 RS features a naturally aspirated 4.0L flat-six engine as well as optional Porsche Ceramic Composite Brakes (PCCB), the Front Axle Lift System, painted air vent slats, and Adaptive Sport Seats Plus. It also received several special touches from Porsche’s Exclusive Department including center console trim in brushed aluminum, illuminated door sill guards in carbon fiber, and LED headlights in black. Currently under the care of its third owner, this GT3 RS features an upgraded GRP exhaust and is now being offered for auction out of Texas showing just over 10k miles on the odometer.
This GT3 RS was ordered in the model’s distinctive launch color of Lava Orange along with exclusive LED headlights in Black and contrasting side graphics. Deviated black mirror covers have been installed and the originally optioned clear glass taillights have been swapped in favor of standard red lenses. There has been no reported track use and the seller notes the front end has been preserved under a layer of clear paint protection film, detailed images are provided in the gallery along with a clean CARFAX report. Compared to a standard GT3, the RS model sports wider bodywork with rear side air intakes as well as vented front fenders, a larger fixed rear wing, lightweight magnesium roof panel, and 20”/21” center-lock wheels. This RS rides on Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 tires dated from 2018.
The cabin is trimmed in black leather and Alcantara with deviated GT Silver stitching and optional brushed aluminum trim. Noteworthy options include heated 18-way Adaptive Sport Seats Plus, illuminated door sill guards in carbon fiber, center console trim in brushed aluminum, painted air vent slats, and pedals and footrest in aluminum. A complete list of factory options is provided below:
This GT3 RS is equipped with a naturally aspirated 4.0L flat-six engine generating up to 500 HP with a 9k-RPM redline. The rear wheels are driven through a 7-speed dual-clutch PDK transmission, allowing acceleration from 0-60 MPH in as little as 3 seconds with a top speed of nearly 200 MPH. Optional Porsche Ceramic Composite Brakes (PCCB) are equipped while standard performance features include rear-axle steering, Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM), and Porsche Torque Vectoring Plus (PTV Plus). This RS has also been upgraded with a GRP performance exhaust system for increased sound and power output. CARFAX shows a history of maintenance primarily through Porsche St. Louis with the most recent service completed by The Garagisti of Houston, Texas, in January of 2022.
This sale will include the original window sticker, owner's manuals, and a clean title. This well-equipped GT3 RS is sure to satisfy any discerning driver, do not miss your chance to get behind the wheel.