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Old 08-04-2011, 08:41 PM
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Originally Posted by bm323 View Post
Yes, the 4S is inferior to the turbo model. From your post, I gather then that all the lap times are pure speculation.
Well, the F10 M5 time is indeed speculation, and it's actually been taken off the Wikipedia page that records Nurburgring times - probably as it wasn't possible to verify it. I do expect the F10 M5 will be very quick, and I look forward to seeing something with a little more provenance. It's possible that Porsche is holding back on the Turbo S time for that reason. These things matter to some.

And it's hardly a surprise that the 4S is inferior to the Turbo, but that wasn't the topic of the thread, which compares the 550 to the 4S!
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