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Porsche 996 GT2 Sport X-Pipe Exhaust System
Let the true character of the 996 GT2 be heard with an aggressive yet refined sound to match its performance. Proprietary x-pipe design, 3″ piping, and quad race resonators encourage maximum power gains and an exhilarating increase in flat six engine note and turbo wail. Helmholtz resonators target and reduce droning for a more refined cabin experience.
DEVELOPMENT AND TESTING: With our Porsche 996 exhaust system, we wanted to get as aggressive as possible while minimizing drone – greater volume with a greater amount of pops and burbles on deceleration. Support for high power was another consideration – necessitating 3″ tubing. We experimented with adding a mixing chamber into our X-pipe design. The analysis in 3D CAD software showed a general increase in velocity gained downstream of the mixing chamber across a band of measured pressure and temperature levels. This produces optimal flow characteristics, reduced back pressure for higher horsepower, and enhances the sound quality of the Porsche exhaust system. Helmholtz resonators were engineered to target and reduce droning in the 2000-300 RPM range. Quad race resonators make a discernible difference in reducing drone while encouraging a more refined exhaust note.
SOUND:You’ll finally be able to hear your Porsche 996 exhaust and turbos sing in full song! Expect a very aggressive sport car sound at full throttle. The 996 GT2 platform is prone to droning in the 2-3k RPM range with freer flowing exhausts. Our Helmholtz resonators and quad resonators cut down on droning, but volume in the cabin is certainly pronounced – this is a system for those who like it aggressive. If a refined cabin experience is more important than a CUP car-inspired tone, our catted Sport exhaust is a more suitable option.
CONSTRUCTION: Each system is made from mandrel bent T304L 3″ .065″ wall stainless steel tubing, straight through race resonators with a full metal packing design for maximum durability, and laser cut brackets for perfect fitment. Custom Mikalor Supra Heavy-Duty Clamps are included to securely install the exhaust system to your Porsche.
HJS CATALYSTS: The highest quality catalytic converters available, known for their industry leading flow and durability. They are efficient enough to meet strict EURO 4 emission standards while still allowing for an increase in flow – all without a check engine light. The HD design uses premium triple foil winding for maximum strength. The brazing stripe is an extra feature in the interest of durability – it prevents the core from moving or experiencing any damage from sustained high horsepower abuse. We use a large and appropriately sized catalyst to allow for maximum gains – no compromises here!
BOLT ON AND GO: Each exhaust is rigorously quality-checked and tested in a fixture to ensure perfect fitment. Thorough installation instructions are included in the box for a straightforward install that can be performed by most DIY enthusiasts. Valves are controlled by the existing valve button, our valve controller fobs, and are compatible with HomeLink!
LIFETIME WARRANTY: Enjoy your SOUL exhaust components with confidence on both the street and track.
- Reuse OEM (no tips inclued)
- Includes HJS Catalytic Converter
- Weighs approximately 28 lbs / 12.7 kg less than factory exhaust components (30 lbs vs 58 lbs)
- Direct bolt-on installation – instructions included
- Approximate Installation Time: 5 hours
- Porsche 996 GT2 2001-2005
- Installation Instruction
- This Porsche X-pipe exhaust system is not CARB certified and may not be legal for use on emissions-controlled vehicles; intended for off road use only
WARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm
Who is SOUL?
SOUL PERFORMANCE PRODUCTS is an aftermarket company specializing in creating performance parts for high-performance vehicles such as Porsches, BMWs, Ferraris, and other automotive supercars. The company was built by a team of automotive enthusiasts who wanted to provide the best performance parts for the top supercars in the market.
The company is driven by specific core values that allow them to create a customer-oriented company. This is their key to their success. Their passion for the automotive industry is what drives their business. The company ensures that its customers get the best value for their money and that they meet their expectations. By providing quality parts and services to all their customers, they have been able to establish their brand and be recognized all over.
Partnering with the Best
SOUL PERFORMANCE has partnered with ISO Certified aerospace manufacturers that allow them access to some of the best technology in the industry. This results in end products unmatched by its competitors.
The company houses some of the best high tech machinery such as CNC machines, water and laserjet cutting tools, tube benders, and robotic welding. They have suppliers all around the world that ensure that they only get the best material and support. They have used these advantages to create products that are not easily matched by their competitors.
The company is located in a 15,000 square foot facility in Willow Grove, Pennsylvania. They have an inventory that would be able to supply the demands of their customers with no delay. Their facility also houses their Research and Development Area equipped with all the necessary tools and equipment needed to create parts that are superior in quality.
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