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      02-20-2013, 09:36 PM   #67
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They had a good promotion on them in January. 24 months no down $1190/month.
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      02-21-2013, 06:51 AM   #68
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The base Carrera has a great lease deal right now. Unfortunately it is not as great of a deal for the 911 Carrera S.

Porsche will give you money right now to switch from another luxury brand.
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      02-21-2013, 10:47 AM   #69
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Congrats, Nice car.
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      02-21-2013, 01:34 PM   #70
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Test drove a base 991 convertible the other day while my Cayman was getting new rear tires. Handled great, very nice inside. Currently, 2 yr residuals on the 991 are so good that the monthly may be about the same as a Cayman S that lists for $20k, less, will have to see if that trend continues when my lease is up next year.
what kind of numbers are we talking about?
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      02-21-2013, 02:54 PM   #71
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what kind of numbers are we talking about?
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Didn't get any quotes, just know the 2 yr residual/ 12k/yr was 76% for base Carrera.
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      02-21-2013, 03:59 PM   #72
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Didn't get any quotes, just know the 2 yr residual/ 12k/yr was 76% for base Carrera.
oh ok. i thought maybe you got some numbers. Porsche leases has always been so high that it made sense to just buy it instead of leasing.
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      02-26-2013, 11:59 PM   #73
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nice pick up
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      02-27-2013, 10:08 AM   #74
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nice switch and I agree 100% with it. The GTR is a very fast, capable track car. But who cares right? No one is racing cars on the street. You can't even race people on a track.

Life is short, go for the car with the fun factor, speed isn't everything. If it was, everyone would have a GTR.

I would have picked the 991s 100 out of 100 times over the GTR.
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      02-27-2013, 11:01 PM   #75
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nice switch and I agree 100% with it. The GTR is a very fast, capable track car. But who cares right? No one is racing cars on the street. You can't even race people on a track.

Life is short, go for the car with the fun factor, speed isn't everything. If it was, everyone would have a GTR.

I would have picked the 991s 100 out of 100 times over the GTR.
After a few weeks with the 991 i can tell you that this car is really a drivers car or at least thats my opinion. It just stirs all the right senses.
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      02-28-2013, 07:56 AM   #76
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Very nice,Congrats !
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After a few weeks with the 991 i can tell you that this car is really a drivers car or at least thats my opinion. It just stirs all the right senses.
i dream of 991s every single day.
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      02-28-2013, 12:02 PM   #78
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should of gotten a 911 turbo S
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      03-01-2013, 12:01 AM   #79
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Congrats on the new ride Hovik, can't wait to see what mods you do to her!
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niceee.. thanks for sharing.. loving the color..
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Very nice,Congrats !
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i dream of 991s every single day.
I've wanted a 911 since i could remember

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should of gotten a 911 turbo S
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Congrats on the new ride Hovik, can't wait to see what mods you do to her!
Thanks. I have been looking at a few things for this car but to be honest it really doesnt need much.

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Dont even notice a difference and really havent even thought about it.

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niceee.. thanks for sharing.. loving the color..
No problem. Guards Red FTW!!
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