2016 Porsche 911 Carrera price, specs – The famous 911 has been constantly updated for almost 50 years, and in all that time it still retained the same recognizable look and design style. Today’s RWD versions have a 3.4 l flat-6 engine with 350-hp, while AWD models get a 3.8 l version with 400 hp. Transmissions include a 7-speed manual or automatic. Three body styles are available, the coupe, convertible, and Targa. By many people, the new Porsche 911 Carrera 2016 could be one of the best sports cars ever built.
2016 Porsche 911 Carrera redesign
As far as the exterior goes, it will come with some new features, but still, the famous 911 style will be present as always. The new Porsche 911 Carrera 2016 comes with a redesigned front bumper with slim LED daytime running lights, redesigned rear bumper, sexier door handles, a new engine cover with different vents, as well as fresh graphics for the headlamps and new 3D style back clusters.
The first notable feature inside the 2016 Porsche 911 Carrera is the three-spoke steering wheel with a toggle switch on the right hand side, borrowed from the 918 Spyder. That switch is a part of the Sport Chrono package, and allows the driver to select between 5 operating modes: Sport, Sport Plus, E-Power, Hybrid, Sport Hybrid, Race Hybrid and Hot Lap. The second notable feature is the new and larger touchscreen for the PCM infotainment system and the redesigned buttons right under it on the console. Needless to say, is that the inside of the cabin and the seats are upholstered with high quality leather.
Porsche 911 Carrera 2016 specs
Under the hood of the new Porsche 911 Carrera 2016, the base engine will be a 2.7-liter turbo flat-6 and it will be capable of producing 400 horsepower. The updated Carrera S will come with a 3.4-liter flat-6 turbo engine, and it will be capable of pumping out around 450 horses. Both engines offer a bigger amount of hp compared to the current models. At the top of Porsche’s engine lineup, the updated 911 Turbo, Turbo S and GT2 will all come with their current 3.8-liter turbo flat-sixes.
2016 Porsche 911 Carrera price and release date
The price of the new Porsche 911 Carrera 2016 is expected to be somewhere around $ 115,000 which is quite a good deal when you have in mind the performances and features that this car offers. Another good news for the fans of Porsche 911 is that the newly designed and well engineered 2016 Porsche 911 Carrera is expected to be available on the world car market in the fall of this year.