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2018 Porsche 911 Turbo S is a superhero

580 horsepower might not sound like that much, but it's less about the boat and more about the motion of that ocean.

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In the Japanese comic "One-Punch Man," the hero Saitama can destroy just about every baddie in the universe with a single punch.

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That's the 2018 Porsche 911 Turbo S in a nutshell.

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Porsche's hottest version of its decades-old nameplate is eminently capable, rattling off confounding performance figures without even breaking a sweat.

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It'll take everything thrown in its direction and cry out for more, like I'm insulting it by even choosing to hop in the driver's seat and drive it below ten-tenths. 

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The car looks relatively sedate given its $190,000 base price.

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But not everybody wants rubbernecking drivers snapping Instagram pictures at every stoplight. 

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I consider this one of the subtlest ways to have my eyeballs pressed into my skull.

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The 911 Turbo S' figures aren't world-shattering on paper -- its 3.8-liter, twin-turbocharged flat-six puts out 580 horsepower and 516 pound-feet of torque.

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But it's less about the boat and more the motion of the ocean, and dear heavens, the Turbo S drops the damn sea on my head.

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Keep on scrolling to check out even more shots of the Turbo S, and don't forget to read the full review!

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