Porsche and Audi went to the bottom: a ship with 2000 cars sank off the coast of France

Porsche and Audi went to the bottom: a ship with 2000 cars sank off the coast of France

March 23, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

A terrible tragedy happened on the Atlantic coast of France. There the ship caught fire and crashed, carrying more than 2,000 Audi and Porsche cars.

The party of cars that was on board the ill-fated vessel, was not only mass cars. The ship transported Audi RS4 and RS5 to South America, as well as the Porsche Cayenne, 718 Boxster and Cayman. Reports about it the edition of CarsCoops.

However, on board were several more valuable copies in the face of the Porsche 911 GT2 RS. This is the same car that set the Nurburgring record and was issued in a limited edition of 1,000 cars. He is the fastest 911 in history. Its acceleration to 100 km / h takes only 2.8 seconds, and the maximum speed is 340 km / h.

In connection with the disaster, the company management was forced to apologize to customers from Brazil in writing, and also to return the model to the conveyor. Undoubtedly, this is a very serious and noble act on the part of the company.

The cargo ship Grande America caught fire on March 10th. He later got out of control and 27 crew members left the ship. After 2 days, March 12, the ship went to the bottom. The cause of the tragedy is established.