The new Porsche 911: some-more powerful, faster, digital

Posted on 29. Nov, 2018 by in Porsche Canada

Unmistakably committed to a Porsche pattern DNA, a most some-more robust look, and an interior featuring a 10.9-inch touchscreen monitor, a new 911 is undying – and modern. Intelligent control and framework elements as good as innovative assistance systems mix a remarkably formidable impetus that a classical rear-engine sportscar is famed for, with a final of a digital world.

The subsequent era of flat-six turbocharged engines has been serve grown and is some-more absolute than ever before, with 331 kW (450 PS; 911 Carrera S: Fuel expenditure total 8.9 l/100 km; CO2 emissions total 205 g/km; 911 Carrera 4S: Fuel expenditure total 9.0 l/100 km; CO2 emissions total 206 g/km) in a S models. The expostulate potency has been increasing by approach of an softened injection routine and a new blueprint for a turbochargers and assign atmosphere cooling system. The energy is delivered by a newly grown eight-speed dual-clutch transmission. Additional highlights embody a new assistance systems, including Porsche Wet mode to make pushing on soppy roads even safer, and Night Vision Assist with thermal imaging camera, as good as extensive connectivity – that now also uses overflow intelligence. The 911’s facilities are dull off by 3 disdainful digital offerings: a Porsche Road Trip app for unusual tours, a Porsche 360+ personal assistant, and a web-based Porsche Impact emissions calculator for neutralising your sold CO footprint.

Carrera S models start from 450 PS

The turbocharged flat-six engine of a 911 Carrera S and 911 Carrera 4S now produces 331 kW (450 PS). This corresponds to an boost of 22 kW (30 PS) compared with a prior model. Both 911 models kick a four-second symbol for acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h: a rear-wheel-drive Coupé needs 3.7 seconds and a 911 Carrera 4S with all-wheel expostulate usually 3.6 seconds. This creates both cars 0.4 seconds faster than a prior indication in any case. This advantage is increasing by a serve 0.2 seconds with a discretionary Sport Chrono Package. The tip speeds are now 308 km/h (911 Carrera S) and 306 km/h for a all-wheel-drive version. The fuel expenditure (NEDC-correlated) of a 911 Carrera S is 8.9 l/100 km, while a 911 Carrera 4 S annals this figure as 9.0 l/100 km.

Clear pattern language, observable identity

The extraneous pattern is totally new and emphasises a jump in opening for a 911 form 992. Significantly wider circle housings arch over a 20-inch front wheels and 21-inch back wheels. The back finish is now a same breadth opposite all models, highlighting a slimline centre section. At a front, a physique is 45 mm wider. Flush formation of a electrical pop-out handles in a doors emphasises a slim and well-spoken side contour. Between a new LED headlights, a carp with a conspicuous recess evokes a pattern of a initial 911 generations. The back is dominated on all models by a significantly wider, variable-position back spoiler and a seamless, superb light bar. Apart from a front and back sections, a whole outdoor skin is now done from aluminium.


911 Carrera 4S (992), 2018, Porsche AG

The totally new interior is characterised by a transparent and loyal lines of a dashboard with recessed instruments. The 911 models from a 1970s supposing a impulse here. Alongside a executive rev opposite – customary for Porsche – dual thin, frameless freeform displays supply information to a driver. The centre shade of a PCM is now 10.9 inches, and can be operated fast and but daze interjection to a new architecture. Located underneath this there is a compress switch section with 5 buttons for approach entrance to critical automobile functions. In terms of digitalisation, a 911 takes a subsequent step into a destiny with permanent connectivity as good as new functions and services. The customary PCM facilities embody online navigation formed on overflow information as good as Porsche Connect Plus.


911 Carrera 4S (992), 2018, Porsche AG

New assistance systems boost reserve and comfort

In a universe first, Porsche has grown Wet mode, enclosed as standard. This duty detects H2O on a road, preconditions a control systems accordingly and warns a driver; a motorist can afterwards adjust automobile settings for a sold importance on reserve during a pull of a button, or by means of a mode switch on a steering circle (optional Sport Chrono Package). The camera-based warning and stop support system, also propitious as standard, detects a risk of collisions with other vehicles, pedestrians or cyclist and triggers a warning or puncture braking if necessary. Night Vision Assist with a thermal imaging camera is optionally accessible for a 911 for a initial time. The adaptive journey control choice includes involuntary stretch control with stop-and-go duty and reversible passenger protection.

Digital applications: “Road Trip”, “360+” and “Impact”

Porsche Road Trip” supports automobile enthusiasts in planning, organising and navigating special trips. The curated routes it offers embody disdainful hotel and grill recommendations as good as points of seductiveness and viewpoints along a route.

Porsche 360+” has a idea of permitting a patron to suffer a Porsche knowledge even while divided from a vehicle; a heart of “Porsche 360+” is a personal lifestyle partner that is accessible to business around a clock. The partner is dictated to make bland life easier and disdainful practice possible.

Porsche Impact” is an emissions calculator. It calculates a financial contributions that Porsche business can compensate to equivalent their CO2 footprint. They themselves can select a internationally approved meridian projects in that to invest. The projects accessible are widespread out all over a universe and concentration on wind, hydro and solar power, as good as timberland protection.

The Legendary Porsche 911 – on a Wrist

Porsche Design honors a subsequent era of a iconic Porsche 911 with a singular book timepiece: a 911 Chronograph Timeless Machine Limited Edition. Like a eminent sports car, a chronograph evokes tension by a precisionist design, functionality and high turn of performance. Delivered in a special book box with reduction badge, a watch is accessible as of Apr 2019 in Porsche Design Stores, Porsche Centres, specialty dealers, and online during www.porsche-design.com.

911 Carrera S: Fuel expenditure total 8.9 l/100 km; CO2 emissions total 205 g/km

911 Carrera 4S: Fuel expenditure total 9.0 l/100 km; CO2 emissions total 206 g/km

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