In fact I just bought a manual 997. 2 today. However, I would consider a PDK, especially on the s (but I would do it on a 997 if I found one I liked). Sport Chrono package is a must though so you can get the better sport and sport plus modes with the PDK.
This article applies to the Porsche 997 Carrera and Turbo models ( ). This article does not apply to the GT cars (Porsche 997 GT3 and GT2). The GT cars were only delivered with manual gearboxes. So if you are considering getting an automatic Jun 25, 2013 911 (997. 2) Manual or Automatic. Reply I've owned a manual 997. 1 C2S, a PDK 997. 2 C4S Cab, and driven a manual 997. 2 C2S, and tbh, it May 03, 2011 Porsche 997 Turbo automatic 2006 480hp vs Porsche 997 Turbo manual 2008 530hp.
Rolling start from 50kmh! Even though the 997. 2 Turbo switched engines and manual transmissions, by all accounts it's an amazing car. With Porsches, the advice I've always been May 07, 2007 Auto! most sports cars id go manual but on dsgsmgwhatever the hell this is that can snap off amazingly quick 997 turbo auto or manual id go auto everytime. this Thanks I recently drove a friends tiptronic 997 turbo, but found it too fast for my everyday car (or probably for any type of car to be honest) and too expensive!
I just wondered whether the consensus was whether the manual or tiptronic better suited the car for everyday use. Tiptronic first appeared in 1990 as an option on the 964 Carrera 2 and Porsche gradually refined it over the years until, with the 996 and 997, it became a credible alternative to a manual box. That said, the 964 and 993 Tiptronics are decent cars, and ideal for city dwellers or those that cant be bothered with a manual change. Aug 20, 2006 3) Why are drivers resistant to clutchless transmissions when they outperform manuals for all but the most talented drivers( which most of us aren't, eg.
the 997 turbo tip outperforms the manual tranny even for the pros). audi new r8 plus flying machine drove it and felt as fast as the Turbo s to me but auto only Porsche pdk faster than there manuals period hence Turbo s auto only