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Kings of a hill

Since a launch in November, a new Porsche 911 has been dangled from a helicopter, thrown around competition marks and scrutinised by a world’s media.

During contrast of a well-developed eighth era model, a cars trafficked some 3 million kilometres, opposite gridlocked cities, fast all weathers and in extremes of prohibited and cold.

But nothing have been driven adult a ski slope. Until now.

In sequence a denote a new intelligent control and framework elements on a latest incarnation of a iconic sports car, along with a all-wheel expostulate capabilities and a implausible Porsche Traction Management system, a 911 Carrera 4S trafficked to Andorra, in a Pyrenees, to take on a slopes of a Pas de la Casa ski resort.

Early in a morning, before a bustling runs non-stop to a public, a 911 was assimilated by a new Macan and charged with pushing to a tip of a high slope, 2,400 metres above sea level. Both cars were totally customary and simply propitious with Porsche-approved winter tyres.

Enrique Monteverde, Marketing Manager during Porsche Ibérica, explained: “The new 911 has a most wider lane front and back and we took advantage of this, a all-wheel expostulate and a Porsche Traction Management complement to get all of his energy ideally on a ground, here on a snow.“We wanted to denote how discerning a 911’s greeting times are, even on impassioned surfaces, and that a same lively is probable with a smaller-engined Macan. “The conditions were ideal though it was a palliate with that a cars took on a towering that unequivocally tender a crowd.”

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

Macan: Fuel expenditure total 8.1 l/100 km; CO2 emissions 185 g/km