New Porsche 911: more power, 8-step “robot” and the style from the 70’s

On the eve of the public debut in Los Angeles Porsche has unveiled the 911 eighth generation. Created from scratch the sports car has kept the appearance of the predecessor, received more powerful engines and a new interior with design elements in the spirit of the 911 from the ‘ 70s.

The Porsche 911 c factory index 992 a little wider than the machine of the previous generation. For example, the front of the car came 45 millimeters. Other sizes are not reported, but it is known that dvuhdverny also slightly increased wheelbase and front overhang. In the extended arches are 20-inch front and 21-inch rear wheels. Door handles are recessed, and the hood shape must recall the first generations of 911.

In the motor scheme, the 911 — enhanced supercharged “oppozitnik” from the previous coupe. Three-liter “six”, which have improved the injection, changed the arrangement of the turbochargers and cooling system, charge air. Modifications on the Carrera S and Carrera 4S engine produces 450 horsepower, 30 more than its predecessor. Box — new eight-speed “robot” with two clutches.

Rear-wheel drive coupe with this engine accelerates to “hundred” for 3,7 seconds, all-wheel drive Carrera 4S — 3.6 seconds. With the optional Sport Chrono package, the acceleration time will be reduced by 0.2 seconds. The top speed is 308 Carrera S, and Carrera 4S — 306 kilometers per hour.

The redesigned cabin sports car, there was a Central display with a diagonal of 10.9 inches. Under it is a compact switch block with five buttons for quick access to important functions of the car. On both sides of the classic tachometer on the instrument panel is frameless screen. Online-navigation uses of the ability “swarm intelligence”, receiving information from other vehicles. For the first time in 911 offered a night vision system with a thermal imager.

In addition, sports car a new driving mode Porsche is Wet. This function will determine the wet road and informs the driver about the need for the setup of the car. For owners of the new Porsche 911 available travel planner Road Trip virtual round-the-clock Concierge 360+ and the calculator emissions Impact Porsche. It can be used to calculate the individual CO2 emissions and transfer money to landscaping or the construction of solar power plants to compensate for its influence.

Orders for new Porsche 911 modifications, Carrera S and Carrera 4S have already been taken.

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