28 Jan '13, 8am

The 2012 Porsche Cayman R Paves the Way for the All-New 2014 Cayman

The 2012 Porsche Cayman R Paves the Way for the All-New 2014 Cayman

When Porsche first launched the Cayman model back in 2006, it was well received by performance purists around the world. Some critics even stated that the car was better balanced, thanks in large part to its mid-engine design, than the German brand’s iconic 911 model line, which has always carried its engine behind the rear wheels. Others went so far as to say that the car would actually be better than the 911 if Porsche would just give it enough horsepower. So for its 2012 model year, Porsche unveiled the Cayman R. Think of it as a GT3 version of the Cayman: less weight, more power, better dynamics. If the Cayman and Cayman S are sport coupes, then the Cayman R is a sportscar. The R model only provides an additional 10 hp over the Cayman S, so it may be easy to get fooled by the numbers. A quick word of advice: Don’t. This 330 hp, sport-tuned Cayman R finds its stride in ...

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