For those who look at the Porsche 911 as the ultimate buy, the Indian car market adds to its luxury portfolio with two new entrants, the Carrera and Carrera S that is now available at Porsche dealerships pan India from today. The new Porsche 911 Carrera and Carrera S haven’t deviated from their unique design lines, but you’re looking at a wheelbase that’s 100 mm longer. The 2012 Porsche Carrera 911 will be 56 mm longer than the current model, the wheelbase will be stretched another 10 mm, and will be 11 mm shorter in height too.
The new Porsche 911 Carrera and Carrera S comes with a wider track and lower height. The new Porsche 911 Carrera comes for a price of Rs. 96, 97,000 Ex-Showroom New Delhi. Powered by a 3.4 liter boxer engine, the PDK Porsche 911 Carrera goes from 0-100 in 4.6 seconds with top speed of 287 km/h (178 mph). Tech specs for the manual transmission pegs this number at 4.8 seconds with top speed of 289 km/h (180 mph). The rear wheel drive records max power at 350 hp and max torque 390 Nm at 5,600 rpm.
The new Porsche 911 Carrera S is priced at Rs. 1,13,37,000 Ex-Showroom New Delhi. Powered by a 3.8 liter engine, the Tiptronic S PDK Porsche 911 Carrera S goes from 0-100 time of 4.3 seconds with top speed of 302 km/h (186 mph). Tech specs for the manual transmission pegs this number at 4.5 seconds with top speed of 304 km/h (188 mph). The rear wheel drive records max power at 400 hp and max torque 440 Nm at 5,600 rpm. Fuel economy across the four models is pegged below 5 kmpl and 6 kmpl.
The 2012 Porsche 911 has been spotted testing on the Nürburgring track and will debut at the Frankfurt motor show this month. The 2011 Porsche 911 that’s now catering to the elite Indian car market will be delivered in a while. For those who believe in unique, it goes without saying that Porsche will work closely with buyers to ensure that the top end vehicles are customized as per client request.