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Old 06-12-2023, 02:36 PM   #1
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Keep all or Prune the Herd?

itís been a hot minute, so letís set the table and then ask the question.

2018 Carrera T
2018 GT3
2024 GT3

It is not rational, but my preference is to keep 3.

But when challenged by logic, I donít know how it makes sense. I can see better the logic to keep the last of the narrow bodied 911ís (911 T) plus a GT3. I could also go into bean counter mode and say, keep both GT3s, and the first gen Carrera T is Ďmehí now that there is a 2nd gen Carrera T.

But all three isnít logically defensible.

Any thoughts or opinions? I would love to know.
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Old 06-12-2023, 02:41 PM   #2
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Old 06-12-2023, 02:58 PM   #3
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Itís hard to see how it makes sense to have two GT3s, unless it really is just about halving the number of miles you put on each. Iíd probably ditch the older GT3 and replace it with something else. A Targa maybe?
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2024 GT3
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Well.

Nascent plan is to upgrade 987.2 to a 992 Carrera S cabrio or a CPO 992 Turbo/S cabrio.

That should be in the calculus too.

Who am I kidding? In addition to the 987.
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Itís hard to see how it makes sense to have two GT3s, unless it really is just about halving the number of miles you put on each. Iíd probably ditch the older GT3 and replace it with something else. A Targa maybe?
Targa is a pig, IMHO. Looks cool. But so much added weight, so high on the chassis. Yuck.
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Old 06-12-2023, 03:30 PM   #6
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Itís hard to see how it makes sense to have two GT3s, unless it really is just about halving the number of miles you put on each. Iíd probably ditch the older GT3 and replace it with something else.
Agree with this.

No interest in another make to replace the older GT3?
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Agree with this.

No interest in another make to replace the older GT3?
If you can help me track down a manual, letís start there.

Itís getting quite difficult to find something that resonates. Manual Supra? M3?
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Old 06-12-2023, 03:49 PM   #8
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If you can help me track down a manual, let’s start there.

It’s getting quite difficult to find something that resonates. Manual Supra? M3?
I'm not sure the value of your 2018 GT3.

But based upon BaT comps...if you're looking at replacing it with a similar value car, I'd say an Aston Martin V12 Vantage 7-speed or Ferrari 550 Maranello.

https://bringatrailer.com/listing/20...-vantage-s-13/
https://bringatrailer.com/listing/20...-maranello-14/
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If you can help me track down a manual, letís start there.

Itís getting quite difficult to find something that resonates. Manual Supra? M3?
Boxster Spyder?

I feel like in your collection, the impracticality of the top is outweighed by how good it looks.
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Yeah man buy one of those 000 Spyders,
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