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Selected Style 2-Door Carrera Coupe 6-Speed Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Carrera Coupe 6-Speed Manual 17 25 $54,969 $63,750
2-Door Carrera Coupe w/Tiptronic 17 24 $57,654 $67,015
2-Door Carrera Cabriolet 6-Speed Manual 17 25 $62,859 $73,000
2-Door Carrera Cabriolet w/Tiptronic 17 24 $65,544 $76,265
2-Door Carrera Targa 6-Speed Manual 17 25 $61,001 $70,750
2-Door Carrera Targa w/Tiptronic 17 24 $63,686 $74,015
2-Door Carrera Turbo Coupe 13 19 $90,535 $105,000
2-Door Carrera Turbo-S Coupe 13 19 $129,335 $150,000
2-Door Carrera S Coupe 6-Speed Manual 17 25 $54,969 $63,750
2-Door Carrera S Coupe w/Tiptronic 17 24 $57,654 $67,015
2-Door Coupe Carrera 4S
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Cabriolet Carrera 4 16 23 $67,492 $78,350
2-Door Coupe Carrera 4S 16 23 $62,962 $73,000
Pricing
Invoice Price
$54,969
$62,962
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$63,750
$73,000
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1063 / month
$1217 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 16 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 25 mpg 23 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mini-Compact Mini-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 41.6 41.6
Front Hip Room (in) 51.7 51.7
Second Leg Room (in) -TBD- -TBD-
Front Head Room (in) 38.0 38.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) -TBD- -TBD-
Second Hip Room (in) -TBD- -TBD-
Front Shoulder Room (in) 51.7 51.7
Second Head Room (in) -TBD- -TBD-
Passenger Capacity 4 4
Second Shoulder Room (in) -TBD- -TBD-
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.9 59.3
Wheelbase (in) 89.4 89.4
Liftover Height (in) -TBD- -TBD-
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.3 70.7
Track Width, Front (in) 55.3 55.6
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.7 4.7
Length, Overall (in) 167.7 167.7
Height, Overall (in) 51.8 51.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) -TBD- -TBD-
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.77 x -TBD- 12.68 x -TBD-
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.97 x -TBD- 12.68 x -TBD-
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel Four-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.4 19.4
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.47 2.47
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) -TBD- -TBD-
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.5 16.5
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.5 38.5
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P245/45R16 P285/30R18
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P205/55R16 P225/40R18
Spare Tire Size Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3064 3197
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 9 18 x 10
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material -TBD- -TBD-
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 18 x 8
Spare Wheel Size (in) -TBD- -TBD-
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 24 24
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 115 115
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) -TBD- -TBD-
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 250 @ 5250 250 @ 5250
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 3.6L/220 3.6L/220
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 282 @ 6300 282 @ 6300
Engine Type Gas Flat 6-cyl Gas Flat 6-cyl
Fuel System EFI EFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 16
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.78 0.78
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.82 3.82
Clutch Size (in) -TBD- -TBD-
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41 1.41
Trans Type 6 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.93 0.93
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear-Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.86 2.86
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.05 2.05
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.44 3.44
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.12 1.12
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 2 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name Porsche 911 Carrera Porsche 911 Carrera 4
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link Multi-Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) -TBD- -TBD-
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.67 0.67
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) -TBD- -TBD-
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.79 0.79
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Independent
 
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