The brand new Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 RS is a spectacularly good driver’s automotive. That a lot we all know.
With 493bhp from 4.0-litres, various the expertise is about its engine. It’s going to do 0-62mph in 3.4sec and has a 196mph prime pace.
New rivals are uncommon. So, we puzzled, how does it stack up in opposition to a few of the most spectacular hardcore sports activities vehicles from the previous 15 years?
Step ahead the BMW M3 GTS, of E92 classic. In 2010 its 4.4-litre engine made 444bhp which gave it a 0-62mph time of 4.4sec and a 190mph prime pace.
Then there’s the Mercedes AMG SLS Black Collection, the 6.2-litre V8 monster from 2013 with 622bhp, a 0-62mph time of three.6sec and a 196mph prime pace. They’re all very particular vehicles to drive.
However how do they really feel immediately? Be part of Autocar’s highway take a look at editor Matt Saunders and editor-at-large Matt Prior as they discover out.