Legendary tuning firm Ruf and Marc Philipp Gemballa, son of the late Uwe Gemballa who ran the tuning firm Gemballa, are jointly developing a heavily upgraded version of the Porsche 911 to pay tribute to the Group B Porsche 959 that won the 1984 Dakar Rally.
- Project Sandbox to draw inspiration from the Group B Porsche 959 rally car
- Model to come with off-road suspension, all terrain tyres and will sit higher
- Flat-six engine to develop over 750hp
- All 10 examples already sold out
Marc Philipp Gemballa isn’t associated with the successful Gemballa tuning firm that was run by his father Uwe until his death in 2010. However, this new partnership is reminiscent of the 1980s, when Uwe used Ruf-developed engines for his Porsche-based creations.
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