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.
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.
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.
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.
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|
|Front Track||1490 mm|
|Rear Track||1548 mm|
|Fuel Capacity||67 liters|
|Drive Wheels||All wheel drive|
|Fuel Supply System||direct petrol injection|
|Max Power||530HP (390 kW) @ 6250 rpm|
|Max Torque||700Nm @ 2100 rpm|
|CO2 Emissions||268 g/Km|
|Cam Design||DOHC - Double Overhead Camshaft (per bank)|
|Valves per cylinder||4|
|Standard Wheels||8?J x 19 / 11J x 19|
|Standard Tyres||235/35 ZR 19 / 305/30 ZR 19|
|Transmission||7 speed automatic|
|Number of gears||7|
|Acceleration 0-100 Km/h||3.1 seconds|
|Acceleration 80-120 Km/h||n/a|