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What: Porsche 911 (2012)
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Is it a concept or production ready? It has moved beyond being just production ready. It will be in the showrooms soon. Also Read - Chidambaram slams fuel price hike, says 'interval' due to K'taka polls
Is it a launch or preview? The images and videos have been in news for a while now. But yes, it officially launches at Frankfurt.
Why is it important? Porsche has a habit of introducing a new variant for every small change they do to a car. But the 2012 911 is truly interesting thanks to the new seven-speed manual transmission that is available on both the 3.4 litre and 3.8 litre engines. It also packs in a wee bit more punch with 300 PS for the 3.4 and 400 PS for the 3.8)
Is it relevant to India? The bookings for the new 911 have already started. So, yes, it is relevant to India. In fact, expect to see the first of the first of these on the roads by February.