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Porsche 911 GT3 and GT3 Cup hit the track at Road Atlanta

We compare Porsche's new GT3 to its race-ready sibling.

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Steven Ewing
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The new Porsche 911 GT3 meets its race car sibling.

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These cars are very similar, yet very different.

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The standard GT3 has a 4.0-liter flat-six and can be had with a manual or automatic transmission.

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Both cars look rad.

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And here they are racing around Road Atlanta.

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The GT3 Cup weighs only 2,772 pounds.

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The standard GT3 is a bit more, at over 3,100.

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The lighter weight, fabulous gearbox, sweet motor, improved downforce, new-for-2021 antilock brakes and bespoke 18-inch Michelin race tires stand out as the most noticeable changes on the new GT3 Cup.

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As you enter the GT3 Cup, you're met with a stripped interior, multifunction yoke-style steering wheel, a 10.3-inch color monitor, a six-point harness system and full roll cage.

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Keep scrolling for more photos of these two GT3s.

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