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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 Roadster Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Roadster Manual 19 27 $35,005 $39,980
2-Door Roadster w/Tiptronic 17 26 $37,610 $43,130
Pricing
Invoice Price
$54,969
$35,005
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$63,750
$39,980
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1063 / month
$666 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 19 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 25 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mini-Compact Two-Seater
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) -TBD- -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 51.7 51.7
Second Head Room (in) -TBD- -
Passenger Capacity 4 2
Second Shoulder Room (in) -TBD- -
Front Leg Room (in) 41.6 41.6
Front Hip Room (in) 51.7 -TBD-
Second Leg Room (in) -TBD- -
Front Head Room (in) 38.0 38.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) -TBD- -TBD-
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 55.3 57.7
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.7 4.1
Length, Overall (in) 167.7 169.9
Height, Overall (in) 51.8 50.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.9 60.2
Wheelbase (in) 89.4 95.1
Liftover Height (in) -TBD- -TBD-
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.3 70.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) -TBD- 9.1
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel Four-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.77 x -TBD- 11.5 x 0.80
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted Pwr
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- 11.74 x 0.95
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.4 15.3
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.5 16.9
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.5 35.8
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.47 2.98
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) -TBD- -TBD-
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P205/55R16 P205/55R16
Spare Tire Size Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P245/45R16 P225/50R16
Trailering
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
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3064 2755
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material -TBD- -TBD-
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) -TBD- -TBD-
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 9 16 x 7
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 24 -TBD-
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 115 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) -TBD- -TBD-
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 282 @ 6300 201 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas Flat 6-cyl Gas Flat 6-cyl
Fuel System EFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 250 @ 5250 181 @ 4500
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 3.6L/220 2.5L/153
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 19 (Est)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25 27 (Est)
Transmission
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear-Wheel Drive Rear-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.86 3.44
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.05 2.12
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.44 3.89
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.12 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.78 NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.82 3.50
Clutch Size (in) -TBD- -TBD-
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41 1.43
Trans Type 6 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.93 0.79
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 2 Door Roadster
Vehicle Name Porsche 911 Carrera Porsche Boxster
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) -TBD- -TBD-
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.79 -TBD-
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) -TBD- -TBD-
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.67 -TBD-
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
 
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