Feature20 June 2014

Normally the 552bhp Porsche 911 Turbo S is one of the fastest cars around a tight handling course. Today, though, it's up against some stiff competition in the form of a Formula 4 car. Can the Porsche hold off the racer? Steve Sutcliffe finds out.

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20 June 2014
At that price the formula 4 car looks a heck of a lot cheaper than the Formula Ford Ecoboost that was touted around to show off the ecoboost engine, and a fair bit cheaper than some more focused track stuff like Radicals and Westfields too, never mind the gorgeous BAC mono, sounds like real fun.

9 July 2014
If the Turbo S did a 1.19 what would a 991 GT3 do?

20 June 2014
it would be interesting to see the bac mono / caterham / atom and its ilk go against the formula x cars.

20 June 2014
Steve's videos just get worse and even more pointless IMO. Now Chris Harris is a man who know's how to make a good video and he doesn't get out of breathe doing them.

24 June 2014
I don't think Chris Harris could make a car go as fast as Steve. If your not puffing & panting you're not trying. And who cares how he pronounces that German car, I bet he could lap it faster than anyone posting here. Personally Id like a 2 seat track car & would pick the Radical SR1

20 June 2014
Perhaps if Steve grew a Moustache, on a wet and windy day.

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20 June 2014
A completely pointless comparison. By the way Steve, you might like to learn to pronounce the name of the car correctly, not like some oik from Essex. It's Por-sha, not Porsh. Anyone noticed how he can barely see over the 911 steering wheel?

21 June 2014
For someone who is a professional motoring journalist, to mispronounce someone's name is unacceptable. Video was good though.


23 June 2014
Do you say Sit row en, as well as Porsha

 

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21 June 2014
Twice the weight,three times more bhp,as opposed to better brakes,less weight to stop,flatter cornering etc, i could go on,of course the mighty Porsche stood no chance,maybe it shows how far road cars like this one have come........?

Peter Cavellini.

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