Porsche Expanded the range of its 911 sports car with the arrival of the new car 911 Carrera T. The letter T stands for “Touring” and identifies the German brand’s models that aim to offer an “emotional” driving experience.
The T in the Porsche 911 Carrera T model designation stands for “Touring” and stems from the homologation of the 911 T as a touring car in 1968. The first 911 T was on sale until 1973. In 2017, Porsche reported this pure version of the 911 was revived with 911 Carrera T of the 991st generation. Since then, this low-key but particularly sporty concept has been carried over to other model ranges with the 718 Cayman T, 718 Boxster T and Macan T.
Design and Interior
Famous for the new Porsche 911 Carrera T Some customized aesthetic details Including dark gray accents. Contrasting elements, such as the upper and lower casing of the exterior mirrors, the new lettering on the doors, the rear lettering and the trim on the trunk lid grille, are made in Onyx Gray. The equipment also includes gloss black exhaust pipes.
Speaking of the interior, the In addition to sports seats With four functions as standard. Then there are matte black decorative strips and gloss black inserts. Optional features include the Carrera T Interior Package, which also includes seat belts in contrasting colors of slate gray or orchid green. On request, adaptive sports seats can also be obtained, as the rear seats have been eliminated to reduce weight. On the mathematical scale Weighs up to 1470 kgThat’s 35 kg less than the 911 Carrera with a standard eight-speed PDK gearbox. In addition to eliminating rear seats and reducing insulation, lightweight glass windows help reduce weight.
The new 911 Carrera T is available in four standard colors of black, white, red and yellow, as well as four metallic paint finishes in Carbon Black, Gentle Blue, Glacier Gray and GT Silver. The special colors available are Chalk Color, New Sapphire Red, Cochineal Red, Shark Blue, and Snake Green.
Engine and performance
The new sports car of the German brand is positioned between the 911 Carrera and the 911 Carrera S. The engine is a 6-cylinder bi-turbo 3-liter boxer. 283 kW (385 hp) with 450 Nm of torque. The engine is combined with a seven-speed manual gearbox. An eight-speed PDK gearbox is also available as an option.
Speaking of performance, the The maximum speed is 291 km/hwhile to speed up 0 to 100 km/h takes 4.5 seconds. The Porsche Torque Vectoring (PTV) with a self-locking rear differential comes standard equipment on the Carrera S with the manual transmission.
A sports car can also count on Sport Chrono . Package And on the PASM sports chassis (-10 mm). A rear axle steering is also available upon request. The 911 Carrera T also features 20-inch Carrera S wheels front and 21-inch rear with 245/35 ZR 20 (front) and 305/30 ZR 21 (rear) tires.
The new Porsche 911 Carrera T will arrive in dealerships starting from February 2023. Speaking of prices, in Italy the price starts from 128,897 euros.