Blog posts for street car to track toy conversion

mk1 GT3 wheels

We found a set of mk1 GT3 wheels from a bloke on Rennlist. (If you dont know about www.Rennlist.com, its the oldest and perhaps best Porsche owners forum on the web) I say mk1 because these wheels are 8″ wide in the front. Later GT3 used the exact same style however the front wheel width…

Sway Bars

In order to dial out some of the understeer of our 996 an adjustable H&R rear sway bar was installed.  We left the original front bar alone as a larger front bar would just bring more understeer back into the equation. Removal of the original rear bar is simple and straight forward on the 996.…

GT3 Brake Duct Spoilers

A quick, easy & inexpensive upgrade. The front brake ducts off a 996 GT3. The 996 GT3 brake ducts have been altered to improve ventilation and therefore brake cooling. They are similar in size to the original 996 stock ducts, but these have more aggressive grooves to direct air more effectively to the brakes. There…

GT3 Aero Kit !!

Found a GT3 Aero Kit! The Carrera 2 and the GT3 share the same basic chassis & suspension. It’s the gearbox and engine that really make the GT3 shine. The early 996 GT3 (which was never sold in the USA) had a ‘body kit’ installed from the factory which was also available on the 996…