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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe Carrera 997
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe Carrera 997 18 26 $60,497 $69,300
2-Door Coupe Carrera S 997 18 26 $69,077 $79,100
2-Door Coupe Carrera 4S 17 24 $72,842 $83,400
2-Door Cabriolet Carrera 18 26 $68,464 $78,400
2-Door Coupe Turbo S 15 22 $114,866 $131,400
2-Door Cabriolet Carrera 4S 17 24 $81,422 $93,200
2-Door Cabriolet Turbo S 15 22 $123,446 $141,200
2-Door Coupe GT3 15 23 $87,287 $99,900
2-Door Cabriolet Carrera 997 18 26 $69,077 $79,100
2-Door Cabriolet Carrera S 997 18 26 $77,657 $88,900
2-Door Targa 18 26 $66,363 $76,000
2-Door Coupe GT2 Turbo 15 23 $181,795 $191,700
2-Door Cabriolet Turbo 15 22 $112,064 $128,200
2-Door Roadster
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Roadster 20 29 $38,172 $43,800
2-Door Roadster S 19 27 $46,314 $53,100
Pricing
Invoice Price
$60,497
$38,172
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$69,300
$43,800
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1155 / month
$730 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 18 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 26 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mini-Compact Two-Seater
Interior Dimensions
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) - TBD - 53.4
Second Leg Room (in) - TBD - -
Front Head Room (in) 38.0 38.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 68 - TBD -
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 51.7 51.7
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in) 175.6 171.6
Height, Overall (in) 51.6 51.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.4 60.4
Wheelbase (in) 92.5 95.1
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.2 70.9
Track Width, Front (in) 58.5 58.7
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.3 4.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 4.8 9.5
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.77 x 0.94 11.77 x 0.79
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.52 x 1.10 11.73 x 0.94
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel Four-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.9 16.9
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.8 35.8
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.98 2.98
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.9 16.9
Tires
Front Tire Size P235/40ZR18 P205/55ZR17
Spare Tire Size Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P265/40ZR18 P235/50ZR18
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3075 2855
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 10 17 x 8
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.0 17 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 23.8 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) NA - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas Flat 6-cyl Gas Flat 6-cyl
Fuel System SMPI SMFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 274 @ 4250 199 @ 4700-6000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 3.6L/219 2.7L/164
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 325 @ 6800 240 @ 6400
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18 20
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.44 3.75
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.28 1.09
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.88 NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.91 3.50
Clutch Size (in) 9.45 9.45
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.61 1.43
Trans Type 6 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.08 0.84
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.59 3.44
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.32 2.12
Trans Order Code NA NA
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Cpe 2 Door Roadster
Vehicle Name Porsche 911 Porsche Boxster
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
 
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