With a starting price of $99,200, the Porsche 911 is one of the most expensive luxury car in a class where you can find Nissan GT-R or Audi R8. It comes in different models given the opportunity to sport car lovers to choose among the 911 Carrera, 911 Carrera 4, 911 Carrera S, Carrera 4S, the Turbo or the 911 turbo S models. Each of these models coupe, Cabriolet or Targa displays important facts that make it an exception. An overall look of the Porsche 911 shows an athleticism without rival, it is considered to be a good investment in all terms, considering its highly sought-after, and multilink suspension. The Porsche 911 is known to be one of the greatest car of all the time, free of problems; an impressive fact rarely seen with other sport cars. Moreover, the 911 holds a value that is terrifically well held up. It is really an icon amongst the best with appreciable features either in the engine specs, infotainment system or interior design. What clearly sets the 2021 Porsche 911 apart from competitors such as the Acura NSX, Aston Martin Vantage, BMW M4, Chevrolet Corvette, BMW i8 or Jaguar F-Type.
2021 Porsche 911 models
The 2021 Porsche 911 has different models just as mentioned earlier, in order to ease the choice of customers here are details for some models.
- The 911 Carrera is the base model of the Porsche 911 family and its name is in reference to the legendary panamericana race in Mexico. It is equipped with twin-turbo 3.0liter flat-six-cylinder engine which releases 379 horsepower and a maximum 450 Nm of Torque from as low as 1.700rpm. It can accelerate from 0 to 100km/h in only 4.4seconds and reach a top of 293km/h. The price of this trim is $99,200 for the coupe and $112.00 for the cabriolet model.
- The 911 Carrera 4 followed the standard of the base trim with a 3.0liter flat six engine as well but with specific model turbocharged developing about 385 horsepower and up to 440Nm of Torque. It is rated with an overall 9.4/10 performance. This model shares the same interior design with the base trim and its price range is $106,500 for the coupe model and $119,300 for the cabriolet.
- The Carrera 4S is known to be one of the fastest model and can hit a top speed track of 190mph and accelerates from 0 to 60mph in 3.4 seconds when equipped with an automatic PDK. The engine delivers about 443horsepower and 390 pound-feet or Torque. The Carrera 4S is fitted with a set of round twin-tailpipes on each side as compared to the Carrera 4 which has one rectangular, single-tube tailpipe on each side. The Carrera 4S starts at 122,400 for the coupe model and 135,200 for the cabriolet and Targa models.
- The Carrera Turbo and the Turbo S; there is not that much to say about the turbo trim model unlike the Turbo S which is considered to be the second-quickest car ever seen accelerating from 0 to 60 mph in 2.2 seconds. It had also raced through a quarter mile in 10.1 seconds at 137 mph. It has a 3.7liter twin-turbo flat-six engine generating 640 horsepower and 590lb-feet of Torque. Whereas the turbo produces 572 horsepower and 553 lb-ft or Torque. The Turbo S cost nearly $203,500 for the coupe and $216,300 for the cabriolets.
The overall cons about the Porsche is primarily the price which is quiet huge and seems not to be at everyone level. The 2021 Porsche 911 also lack the manual gearbox option, and there have been several complaints against the passenger seat that affect the deployment of the airbag and the suspension which is not perfectly fastened. These common inconvenient will surely be corrected in the upcoming version.
2021 Porsche 911 safety tools
The 2021 Porsche 911 is reported to be a perfect sport car with amazing safety tools. Some of these common features are the Standard forward-collision warning and automated emergency braking, the lane-departure warning and lane-keeping assist, available adaptive cruise control. Moreover, the 2021 Porsche 911 is equipped with a security system that anticipates in detecting unwanted vehicle intrusion and also an ignition disable device that prevents the engine from starting if the correct original manufacturer key is not used. Other safety tools include the seatbelt pretensioners, the overhead airbags, the side impact airbags, the anti-lock brakes and stability control that senses the vehicle handling limits and applies the brakes to help prevent the driver from losing control.
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