Porsche 911 Turbo: You Deserve This Car

In the present contingent of Porsche vehicles, the Porsche 911 Turbo stands out as their flagship. The company located at Stuttgart, Germany has tried its best to make it distinct with stand out features.

911 Features

Followings are the features of Porsche 911.

- It is a double door traveling vehicle.

- The vehicle is manufactured by Porsche AG.

- Engine is located at the rear of the car.

- Suspension in the rear is independent.

An Evolution

All said and done; Porsche 911 Turbo is an evolution of its predecessor Porsche 356. This model; 911 was introduced back in 1963 but has never remained the same in all these years because of continuous and innovative evolutions. If one looks at the 911 Turbo today, he or she will only find the similarities in the basic concept of the car and nothing else.

Numerous Modifications

In all these years; a time span of five decades, the Porsche 911 Turbo has undergone numerous modifications. Interesting facts about the changes are that –

- Modification works have always been conducted by private teams.

- Such modifications were introduced for various sports like racing and rallying and include other types of motor sport competitions.

Success Story

Looking at the track record of the car one would find that it is one of the highly successful cars participating in various competitions around the world. While the 911 Carrera RSR bagged a host of titles during the 1970s like the Targa Forio, Nurburgring, Daytona, and also the Sebring world championship events, the Turbo version has come triumphant in the 24 hours competition staged at Le Mans during the year 1979.

Photo Gallery of Porsche 911 Turbo

Technical Characteristics of Porsche 911 Turbo

Technical Characteristics of 2010 Porsche 911 Turbo S produced by Porsche (DE).

Body Type Fixed-head coupe 2 doors
Weight 1585 Kg
Length 4450 mm
Height 1300 mm
Wheelbase 2350 mm
Front Track 1490 mm
Rear Track 1548 mm
Ground Clearance n/a
Fuel Capacity 67 liters
Engine location rear
Engine alignment longitudinal
Drive Wheels All wheel drive
Steering n/a
Fuel Supply System direct petrol injection
Max Power 530HP (390 kW) @ 6250 rpm
Max Torque 700Nm @ 2100 rpm
CO2 Emissions 268 g/Km
Engine Coolant water
Displacement 3800 cc
Bore 102 mm
Stroke 78 mm
Cam Design DOHC - Double Overhead Camshaft (per bank)
Cylinders 6
Valves per cylinder 4
Total Valves 24
Compression Ratio 9.8:1
Aspiration Turbo
Front Brakes VeDi
Rear Brakes VeDi-S-ABS
Standard Wheels 8?J x 19 / 11J x 19
Standard Tyres 235/35 ZR 19 / 305/30 ZR 19
Suspension Front n/a
Suspension Rear n/a
Transmission 7 speed automatic
Number of gears 7
Acceleration 0-100 Km/h 3.1 seconds
Acceleration 80-120 Km/h n/a
Top Speed n/a
City 16.5 l/100km
Road 8.1 l/100km
Mixt 11.4 l/100km